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3193714 - Project Numbering Skip


Customer has the Project ID determination BADI implemented.

In some occasions the IDs are skipping one value.


SAP S/4HANA Cloud.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to plan customer projects.
  2. Create a project to serve as reference.
  3. Click create again, fill the fields and then cancel.
  4. Now click create and create the project.
  5. The ID will have skipped by 1.


Standard behavior of the sample code.

The sample code uses a number range object. On every execution it generates next available number in sequence.

If it is not used it cannot be retrieved back on next execution.


Customer may implement a logic using the released CDS views to get the next available ID.


custom code, project ID , KBA , CA-CPD-SS , S/4HANA Public Cloud – Professional Service Projects , Problem


SAP S/4HANA Cloud all versions