Assign external equip. number during create serial number

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Sami li
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Assign external equip. number during create serial number

Post by Sami li » Tue Aug 17, 2004 3:29 am

Dear All,

Is it possible to assign external equipment number during creating serial number? Normally, system auto-assign number to equip.

Thanks

Sami

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Serail Numbers

Post by PJA » Thu Aug 19, 2004 3:29 am

Sami Li,

I've never tried this before but my guess is that SAP will not let you create an equipment with external number. This may be because the equipment is created in the background and the user never sees the number field.

GEUST ME

External no's to

Post by GEUST ME » Thu Aug 19, 2004 2:47 pm

You can assign Ecxternal no's to Equipment. Check config in OIEN in the IMG. If you were not ale to assign ext, no's how will you be able to upload data whe you upgrade?

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Post by pdwci » Thu Aug 19, 2004 3:00 pm

Of course you can assign an external number range to equipment. But the original poster was asking if it's possible to use an external number when the system creates an equipment in the background through serial number management. The answer is "no."
Paul White
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User-Exits

Post by Guest » Fri Aug 20, 2004 2:05 am

Is there a user exit for this?

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