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3135333 - External Inbound Maintenance Mode for Sales Orders


You noticed a maintenance mode 'External Inbound' for your sales orders and you wonder how it behaves.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open the Business Configuration work center.
  2. Open the Implementation Projects view.
  3. Open the fine-tuning activity 'Sales Orders'.
  4. Open the 'Maintain Document Types' hyperlink.

You notice an option 'External Inbound' for the column 'Maintenance Mode' but its tooltip does not explain what it does.


External Inbound is a maintenance mode in that Sales Orders can be created from external system and modification can be done from C4C system only.


 Maintenance Mode ; Sales Orders ; External Inbound ; , KBA , LOD-LE-CQP-CO , Lean Sales Orders , How To


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