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3146374 - Exchange rate type with 6 decimal places

Symptom

  • In the app Currency Exchange Rates it is not possible to maintain an exchange rate with 6 decimal places.
  • When maintaining a exchange rate with 6 decimal places the system issues the message "Enter a number with a maximum of 5 decimal places"

Environment

  • S/4HANA Cloud 

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open the app "Currency Exchange Rates"
  2. Maintain a new Rate with 6 decimal places
  3. The system issues the message "Enter a number with a maximum of 5 decimal places"

Cause

It is not possible to maintain an exchange rate with 6 decimal places.  5 decimal places are used throughout the SAP System and this change is not possible.

Resolution

There is a known workaround to maintain a larger ratio.

  1. Manage Your Solution App
  2. Configure Your Solution 
  3. Configuration Step "2. Define Translation Ratios for Currency Translation" (SSCUI 102568)
  4. Here you can maintain a 1:10 ratio for example;

    Real Rate: 1,234567

    Ratio Rate:
    1:1 1,23456
    1:10 12,34567

See Also

Currency Exchange Rates

783877 - Currency translation: FAQ (On-Premise Note)

Exchange Rates Help Documentation

Keywords

Exchange Rate, TCURR, UKURS_CURR 6, FFACT_CURR, TFACT_CURR, F3616 , KBA , FI-FIO-GL-CA , Cross Application Configuration in General Ledger , FI-FIO-GL , Fiori UI for General Ledger Accounting , BC-SRV-BSF-CUR , Currency translation / Expiring currencies , How To

Product

SAP S/4HANA Cloud all versions