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3490792 - Custom Field invalid type for Market Segment


When trying to enable the 'Billing Document Item to Market Segment' scenario for Custom Field in business context Sales: Billing Document Item (SD_BILLINGDOCITEM), the error "Custom Field YY1_XXXX: Invalid Type Code List based on CDS View for Business Context Accounting: Market Segment" is triggered.


SAP S/4HANA Cloud Public Edition


Custom Field Type "Code List based on CDS View" is not supported in Market Segment context.


The available Field Types for this scenario are: Text, Numerical Text and Code List. 

Note: If you add custom fields using the type Code List, values must always be written in upper case. It is technically possible to enter values that are not written in uppercase. But then postings are no longer possible in Financial Accounting, for example, you are no longer able to save goods issues or invoices. 

See Also

Custom Fields for Market Segments for Reporting and Procedures

Process Extensibility for Market Segments


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