SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

3470755 - Issue With Validity Date in Production BOMs


In the Bill of Materials, you have deleted "Duplicates" on a certain date and since then, when you change the "Filter Options" to "By Reference Date & in the Future", the system does not show any Input Material any more for the date you made the change or later.


Product version: SAP Business ByDesign

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Navigate to the Planning and Production Master Data work center. 
  2. Go to the Production Bills of Materials view. 
  3. Find and select the relevant Production Bill of Materials.
  4. Click Edit.
  5. You can see the Reference Date is showing today's date and no Input Materials are displayed.
  6. Change the Filter Option to By Reference Date & in the Future.
  7. You can see no Input Materials are also displayed.
  8. Change the Reference Date to a date before the change was made.
  9. You can see  the Input Materials are displayed.
  10. Go to the Engineering Change Orders tab.
  11. Select the row with the relevant ECO ID with which the Change was made.
  12. You can see Deletion Action was done. You can see the Product ID and Product Description are empty. 


On the said date, all the Line items were deleted using the ECO XXX (XXX represents the ECO ID). Hence, none of the valid input products are available to show.



System working as designed.


Input Product, Production BOM, Reference Date, Reference Date & in the Future, Deletion, Delete , KBA , AP-PMM-BOM , Production Bill of Material , Problem


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