SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

3449044 - Unable To Change The Person Responsible In The Project Due To An Error

Symptom

The user encountered an error in the project when they changed the person responsible.

Error "Employee XXX is not employed by company YYY at project start date"

Environment

SAP Business ByDesign 

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Project Management work center
  2. Go to Projects view
  3. Search for relevant project
  4. Choose Edit
  5. Change the name in "Person Responsible " 
  6. You will see an error 

Cause

Standard System Behavior

Resolution

If the service agent needs to be assigned as the 'Person Responsible' for the project, it is important to ensure that the supplier of the service agent is not the same as the project company.

 

Keywords

Employee is not employed by company at project start date; Error in project; change of person responsible in project; , KBA , SRD-PRO-PMN , Project Management , Known Error

Product

SAP Business ByDesign all versions