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Why same fields appearing more than once in a Table like EKPO , KNA1 ???

Former Member
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hi ,

in SAP IDES version u will see :

In EKPO table : Two fields MATNR and EMATNR having same spec. and

showing same redundant data in IDES version .

IN KNA1 table : NAME1 field appears twice ...

why so ? any utilities / Reason ????

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Former Member
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Hi Sarit,

Different fields are meant to be used for different functionalities or in different scenarios.

As far as EKPO table is concerned then check the link below:

http://sap.ittoolbox.com/groups/technical-functional/sap-log-mm/what-is-field-ematn-for-in-ekpo-4019...

Likewise KNA1 also has two fields for storing names in two different scenarios.

Hope it will be useful for you.

Regards,

Amit