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3074098 - Two Payment files created for a single Payment run


When running the App Manage Automatic Payment the system created two payment files.

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Reproducing the Issue

In the log of the App Manage Automatic Payment there is the error message:

Too many payment mediums created for this payment group
Message no. BFIBL02160


configuration issue


Using application "Manage your solution"

  1. Configure your solution
  2. Finance: Account payable
  3. Payment medium format
  4. Create/Assign Selection Variants (SSCUI ID 102238)
  5. Delete the sequence 2 for the same company code and House Bank OR add a Selection Variant for both entries.


See Also

2768575 - Error : BFIBL02160 - Too many payment medium programs created for this payment group 

2917421 - Payment medium format &1 is not assigned to a payment method  

2700586 - Dynamic selection in SSCUI Create/Assign Selection Variants (Alternative) (SSCUI 102238)


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