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3327637 - PP-PI error message in the Application Jobs app during Mass Creation of Production Version


A background job is scheduled to create or migrate Production Versions but fails with the following error message:

"An error occurred. Please create an incident on component PP-PI-MD."


SAP S/4Hana Cloud (All Versions)

Reproducing the Issue

App: Application Jobs
Job Template: Mass Creation of Production Version

  • Schedule the job with the necessary parameters.
  • Specify the 'Production Version Name Prefix' with only one character.


There is only one character defined in the 'Production Version Name Prefix' field.


Step 3 -> Parameters -> Production Version Naming -> Production Version Name Prefix

It is mandatory to provide a 'Production Version Name Prefix', which need to be two characters long.

See Also

Please find further details here:

SAP Note 2655077 - Migration Report CS_BOM_PRODVER_MIGRATION02: Automatic Creation of Production Versions from valid BOMs and Routings


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