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ECC & MDM as System Of Entry

Hi MDM Experts,

we configured ECC and MDM as both system of entry for material, the scenario was ECC-PI-MDM & MDM-PI-ECC.

1. when i create a material in ECC it successfully replicate to MDM

2. when i create a material in MDM it replicate but it did not return any material code equivalent to ECC just "New item"

can anybody help me on this.

thanks in advance

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    Mar 11, 2011 at 11:21 AM

    Hello Archie72

    Where is setup material code in your system?

    I think in ECC.

    Related to MDM

    Check your field material code

    (i think it has type text and unique)

    When you create new record some field (unique type) filled "new item", "new item2", ets. values.

    If you want to generate code for new materis automatically you should use somthing like calculated field properties

    more about that here(page 140):

    http://help.sap.com/saphelp_nwmdm71/helpdata/en/4b/71608566ae3260e10000000a42189b/content.htm

    or create assignment

    in calcualted expression you can set rule for material code generation.

    more about assignmnet hele(page 44)

    http://help.sap.com/saphelp_nwmdm71/helpdata/en/4b/72b8aaa42301bae10000000a42189b/content.htm

    For automatically start assignment for material code generation you should create simple workflow

    strart- >assignment->end

    and set launch mode as auto, immediatly.

    more about workflows here(page 285):

    http://help.sap.com/saphelp_nwmdm71/helpdata/en/4b/72b8aaa42301bae10000000a42189b/content.htm

    after you create records - automatically launched workflow

    where your material code filled calculated value from assignment's calculated expression

    In additional

    you can use standart MDM key generation mechanism

    more about that here(page 360):

    http://help.sap.com/saphelp_nwmdm71/helpdata/en/4b/71608566ae3260e10000000a42189b/content.htm

    Regards

    Kanstantin Chernichenka

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