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3026607 - Contract belonging to other company is used in Purchase order.


You expect that system should not allow to use a contract that belongs to other company in Purchase order .


 SAP Business ByDesign

Reproducing the Issue

  1.  Go to Purchase request and orders work center
  2.  Go to Puchase orders View
  3.  Search and edit respective Purchase order
  4.  Go to source of supply tab
  5.  Enter a contract that belongs to other company.
  6.  You see no error or warning or information message raised.


While creating a list price its not currently a mandate to provide company. Now if errors should be thrown then we need to add this additional check related to company there fore we need to forcefully ask customers to add company in list prices. which is a new change.So we cannot consider it as wrong behavior.


This feature is not supported in the current release of SAP Business ByDesign ,so we allow the Contract belonging to other company is used in Purchase order.

1.If you are a partner: you can help develop this using SDK or  please use or the Partnerfinder .
2.If you are a customer: if you already have a partner ,ask them to help develop it for you through SDK.

a. Contact your the Account Executive
b. Check the link

3. An alternative option may be to check the SAP Business ByDesign Ideas Forum to submit an idea:


KBA , SRD-SRM-PRO , Purchase Requests and Orders , Problem


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