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How can I change the order number on PR created via IW31, the field is grayed out


My client is moving its service management from ECC to CRM, so we are needed to link the internal orders generated from the CRM service orders that have been converted from ECC on the PRs (created via IW31 in ECC) & the corresponding POs. Currently, the order number in the account assignment tab is grayed out (both PR & PO). The client wants us to link the new internal order number against the PR and corresponding PO. Can you please let me know how can I edit this field?

Please note that the PO is still open.

Thanks & Regards,


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  • Jan 05, 2017 at 09:16 PM

    you cannot in standard. Requisitions created from another module have to be changed anyway from its origin and not from ME52N.

    for the transition period you may need a cross reference list stored somewhere in your network, we usually create such cross reference as by-product from the migration program and save the records directly in a project specific Z-table. Users can then query this table from our Intranet.

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    • Former Member Former Member

      I agree with Jurgen, and also you can develop a program that go through all PO you want to change and copy them to a new POs with the right internal order without PR reference and delete the old one. this is an exception program for the migration purpose, you can use your Z-table in this logic.