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3328980 - Error Appears When Sending Request for Quotation to the Bidders


You have created Request for quotation and trying to send it to bidders, however you get an error message.

Error - Requested Tender fee is mandatory


SAP Business ByDesign

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Sourcing and Contracting work center
  2. Go to Requests for Quotation view
  3. Select the relevant Requests for Quotation
  4. Navigate to General tab 
  5. Click on Send to Bidders
  6. Error appears


The error occurred because you have selected the check box Tender Fees Required. If you have selected this check box, you must fill the field Requested Tender Fees. Or else system will throw an error.


This is an expected behaviour.


Requested Tender fee is mandatory; Tender Fees Required , KBA , SRD-SRM-PRO , Purchase Requests and Orders , Problem


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