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3004475 - Standard Chart of Accounts YCOA Not Available in App Post General Journal Entries


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In App Post General Journal Entries, users cannot choose YCOA Standard Chart of Accounts, but only Company Code CoA like YCAN etc.



Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open app Post General Journal Entries, type in the required parameters
  2. Click the value help of field G/L Account, and choose YCOA, no matching items found


If the option "Use Alternative Acct" is selected in app Edit Options for Journal Entries - My Settings(App ID: F2130), then system will use Alternative Account accordingly.

Please see screenshots below:

Edit Options for Journal Entries - My Settings.PNG     F0718.PNG


It is standard system behavior.  If users want to use YCOA (standard Chart of Accounts), please do not select the field "Use Alternative Acct".


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