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3202910 - Sales Order Document Numbering Missing


You would like to configure document numbering for Sales Orders the same way you can perform for other documents, such as Customer Invoicing.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to the Business Configurations work center.
  2. Select the Implementation Projects view.
  3. Select the active project.
  4. Click on Open Activity List button.
  5. Navigate to Fine-Tune tab.
  6. Search for Document Numbering*

Here you see that the system does not return any Document Numbering rule for Sales Order.


Currently there is no Document Numbering rule for Sales Order.


The feature/functionality is currently not part of the SAP product you have subscribed to, as outlined in our Product Documentation.

You have the following options:

In order for you to directly get in contact with the decision makers in SAP Product Management, please submit your enhancement request via the following SAP Continuous Influence sites: SAP Business ByDesign

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DESIRABILITY: How many customers voted for this? How many customers will benefit from it?

VIABILITY: Is this Improvement Request globally relevant? Is this in alignment with SAP’s strategy for the product?

FEASIBILITY: Is the development effort realistic?  Is this request achievable within the product’s architecture?

All ideas are welcome and valuable. However please note that the volume of ideas will usually be much higher than the scope of what we can accomplish on our product development roadmap.

See Also

1572833 - Document Numbering Of Sales Documents Is Not Sequential


Sales Order, Document Numbering, Rule, Business Configuration , KBA , AP-SLO-SO , Sales Order , How To


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