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3031570 - User (Business Partner) Search Issue in EAM Application


  • You are using an Enterprise Asset Management Applications/Transactions (E.g. Find Maintenance Notification (F2071))
  • You attempt to limit the results based a Business Partner Search Field (E.g. "Created by")
  • The system is not able to locate the specified user
  • You receive an error which could include:
    • Field Error "Invalid entry"
    • Error Message  "You have entered inconsistent data or More fields. Fix the error before continuing the search"

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  • Plant Maintenance (PM)


SAP S/4HANA all versions


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