PLM Quality Management (QM)

Usage decision with HUM and WM active: Part-II

This blog is in continuation with previously written Usage decision with HUM and WM active:Part-I https://blogs.sap.com/2017/10/05/usage-decision-with-hum-and-wm-active-part-i/comment-page-1/#comment-393819 On the this blog, we will understand how posting change delivery is generated once Usage decision of inspection lot containing handling units is conducted in a Handling unit managed warehouse, technically the transfer posting storage in a location which is HU+WM managed. Lets start in a  sequence Created a process order and pack it …

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GD&T in SAP (Geometrical Dimensioning and Tolerancing for Results Recording)

GD&T in SAP Being in the, Aerospace and Defense, Manufacturing Industry, Customers and Colleagues have enticed me with a question I could not quite answer; “How do you get ‘GD&T’ (or Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing) into SAP Results Recording?” After days of trial and error, finally I have an answer, an outstanding “YES!!!” I hope this instruction finds its way to manufactures in need…   Here is how to get …

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How to create customize inspection type

When an inspection lot is created, the system uses the inspection lot origin to determine how the inspection lot will be processed. Suppose as per the business requirement inspection type  will be use for the material for which result recording is not required and  it will have the  Post to inspection stock and Auto UD indicator active. I am creating customize Inspection Type Z01 which is a copy of 01. …

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Important points to consider for a successful SAP QM implementation

I will be sharing the most crucial preparation tasks to be done for a SAP QM implementation for Procurement and Production areas. In order to have a successful QM implementation, there is groundwork required for the QM to function smoothly. Material Quality Standards There are instances where all materials are not quality activated when created. The reason is they go through a development/pilot process first. During this period the Quality …

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Quality Management – Certificate of Analysis – Step by Step

1.       Configuration Settings Maintain Certificate Type Path: SPRO > QM > Quality Certificates > Certificate Profile > Define Certificate Types 2.       Define Condition Types for Output Determination Path: SPRO > QM > Quality Certificates > Output Determination > Define Condition Types for Output Determination      a. Maintain for LQCB Output Type the Form in processing routines      b. Maintain partner Functions for LQCB Output Type 3.       Edit Output Determination Procedure …

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Mass deletion of quality inspection types

For a long time, the mass deletion of quality inspection types from the material master has not been possible within the SAP standard. Transaction QA08 had the possibility to deactivate inspection types, but the complete removal had either to be done by hand or via a custom program. Fortunately SAP has listened to customers in this case and has provided this requested functionality via the customer connection program. Here is …

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Stability Study with SAP Quality Management

Stability Study with SAP QM 1. Configuration 1.1.  Inspection types Although the inspection types for stability are preconfigured in SAP QM. Still, you can configure the custom inspection types for stability. Follow the Path: IMG >> Quality Management >> Quality Inspection >> Inspection Lot Creation >> Maintain Inspection Types 16          Inspection for Storage Condition (Stabi) 1601     Initial Test (Stability Studies) 1602     Manual Insp. Lot for Storage Cond (Stab) 1.2.  User …

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QR Code or 2D Bar Code in SAP

Hi Gurus, I have came across requirement of Printing QR Code (Quick Response Code) or 2D Bar Code on Smartforms or Download it as an Image file. Here, I am going to explain “How it can be done?” Step 1: Upgrade the Kernel if Required Log in to the SAP >> SAP Easy Access Screen >> System Menu >> Status Now, Click on the component to check the SAP_BASIS release …

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HOT FIX: Note 2186161 – Goods movement cancellation does not cancel inspection lot

Recently you may notice a problem that the GR material document is cancelled, but the corresponding inspection lot is not cancelled together with the material document. You can still see the inspection lot in t-code MD04. Here is basically what happened: Prerequisites: The indicator “Manual sample calc.” is set for the inspection type 01/04 in MM03 or no inspection plan or material specification is created for the material although the …

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Maintaining Catalogs – Creating Code Groups

Maintaining Catalogs – Creating Code Groups Use The purpose of this activity is to define the code groups. Procedure Access the activity using one of the following navigation options: IMG Menu Quality Management ® Quality Planning ® Basic Data ® Catalog ® Edit Catalogs Transaction Code QS41 2. If you use IMG menu choose Edit Code Groups and Codes on the Choose Activity dialog box. On the Edit Catalog: Initial …

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