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3228212 - Wrong date format updated for field Journal Entry Date

Symptom

"Image/data in this KBA is from SAP internal systems, sample data, or demo systems. Any resemblance to real data is purely coincidental."

In app Manage Journal Entries, the date format for field Journal Entry Date shows abnormal.

Environment

SAP S/4HANA Cloud.

Cause

The Journal Entry Date can be set as different from Posting Date, there is no check for date format in field Journal Entry Date. This means it will display exactly what you have input when posting journal entries. If you input date as 25.07.0022, it displays the same.

Resolution

This is standard system behavior, same applies when posting with app Post General Journal Entries and API posting.

Keywords

date format, posting date, journal entry date, manage journal entries,  , KBA , FI-FIO-GL-TRA , Transaction Apps , AC-INT , Accounting Interface , Problem

Product

SAP S/4HANA Cloud all versions