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what are the materil master views/tabs?

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<b>Material Master</b>

<b>MM01</b> Create material

<b>MM02</b> Change material

<b>MM03</b> Display material

<b>Views in material master:</b>

1) Basic data 1

2) Basic data 2

3) Classification

4) Sales: Sales org data 1

5) Sales: Sales org data 2

6) Sales: General/Plant data

7) Foreign trade: Export data

8) Sales text

9) Purchasing

10) Foreign trade: Import data

11) Purchase order text

12) MRP 1

13) MRP 2

14) MRP 3

15) MRP 4

16) Forecasting

17) Work scheduling

18) Production resources/Tools

19) General plant data/Storage 1

20) General plant data/Storage 2

21) Quality management

22) Accounting 1

23) Accounting 2

24) Costing 1

25) Costing 2

26) Plant stock

27) Storage location stock

Select the organization levels for which you want the data to be created/changed/displayed in the selected views----

<b>Basic Data 1</b>

General Data:

Base unit of measure = Unit of measure in which stocks of the material are managed.

You define the base unit of measure and also alternative units of measure and their conversion factors in the material master record.

Ex: piece(s), gram, second, pound

Material group = Key that you use to group together several materials or services with the same attributes

Ex: metal processing, steel, electronics, mechanics, casing, monitor, hard disks

Old material number = Number under which you have managed the material so far or still manage it, for example, in another system or card index

Division = A way of grouping materials, products or services. The systems uses divisions to determine the sales areas and the business areas for a material, product or service

Material Authorization Group:

Authorization group = The authorization group enables you to protect access to certain objects


Gross weight, Net weight, Volume, Weight unit, Volume unit

<b>Basic Data 2</b>

Other Data:

Basic material = Basic constituent of the material

Standard desc = Description of the material in accordance with the appropriate industry standard (ANSI or ISO)


DG indicator profile = Alphanumeric key that uniquely identifies the dangerous goods profile

Design Documents Assigned:

No link = To create links to drawings/documents in the document management system, select Extras &#61664; Document data


Document (without document management system) = Number of the drawing that exists for the object

<b>Sales: Sales Org 1</b>

General Data:

Base unit of measure, Material group, Division, Delivering plant

Tax Data:

Country, Tax category, Tax classification

Quantity Stipulation:

Min order qty, Min dely qty, Delivery unit

<b>Sales: Sales Org 2</b>

Material statistics group (whether relevant for statistics or not), Account assignment group, item category group, product hierarchy.

<b>Sales: general/plant</b>

Availability check, transportation group (a grouping of materials that share the same route and transportation requirements), loading group (group sharing same loading reqts, combined with shipping conditions and delivering plant determines shipping point for the item), material group: shipping materials (groups together materials which require similar shipping materials.


MRP type, reorder point (if the qty falls below this point, the system flags the material for requirements planning), Lot size (procedure to calculate the qty procured or produced).


GR processing time (number of workdays required after receipt of the material for its inspection and placement into storage), planned delivery time (no of days needed to obtain the material or service if it is procured externally), safety stock (qty whose purpose is to satisfy unexpectedly high demand in the coverage period).


Strategy group (the strategy group groups all the planning strategies that can be used for a particular material), availability check, total replenishment lead time (In an availability check where the system takes the replenishment lead time into consideration, it only checks whether there are sufficient incoming qts and stocks available to cover the reqts within the replenishment lead time)

<b>Plant data/storage 1</b>

Unit of issue (maintain if only different from the base unit of measure), temperature conditions, storage conditions, container requirements.


Currency, valuation class (depends on material type), price control (std or moving avg price)


Rajesh Banka

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