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3385339 - Why System Is Not Fetching Source of Supply In The Purchase Request?


User is creating a purchase request and wants system to automatically determine the Source of Supply in the request.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Purchase Requests and Orders work center
  2. Go to Common Taks
  3. Select New Purchase Request (Manual)
  4. Enter All details
  5. Navigate to Item Tab and Enter Item
  6. Navigate to Source of Supply Tab
  7. You see the "Supplier" field is empty


The system does not automatically populate the source of supply.




The system searches for existing purchase orders and shows them in the "Assign source of supply" link under the "Source of Supply" sub-tab of the purchase document (Purchase order, Purchase request).

You need to choose one from the displayed purchase orders.

See Also

Help document:


Source of Supply; Purchase request; Assign Source of Supply; Supplier in purchase request , KBA , SRD-SRM-PRO , Purchase Requests and Orders , How To


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