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3245579 - Enabling Calculated Fields


  • You are using the Data Source Extensions functionality from Custom Fields app.
  • You noticed there is a new tab "Calculated Fields" in the Data Source Extensions section.


SAP S/4HANA Cloud 2208

Reproducing the Issue

1. Go to Custom Fields app.

2. Select Data Source Extensions tab.

3. Create Data Source Extension (or select an existing one).

i.e. Data Source: Display Line Items in General Ledger (FAC_GLV_GL_ACCOUNT_LINE_ITEMS_MD0001)

4. Enter a Description and a Extension ID.

5. Click on Create.

6. In the Data Source Extension detail screen, select "Calculated Fields" tab.

7. Creation button (+) is disabled.


With SAP S/4HANA Cloud 2208, a new feature in Data Source Extensions was released "Calculated Fields".


The creation of a calculated field is not enabled because the feature has not been enabled by the team responsible of the selected Data Source.

See Also

SAP Help - Editing Data Source Extensions > Enabling Calculated Fields

SAP Help - Custom Fields


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SAP S/4HANA Cloud 2208