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Creation of project profile

Dear Gurus...

May I know how to create project profile in PS?

And what are all fields need to mention in the same.

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Hi Parimal

You can create project profile using OPSA

The values maintained in the project profile determine the functionality of certain areas of the Project System. The sections that must be maintained for the project profile are Basic data, Time scheduling, Costs/revenues/finances, Organizational data.

In Control tab page:

Proj Type- One can define criteria for a Project type (E.g. Customer Project, Cost Project, Capital Investment, Service Project)

Field Key u2013 The entry fields that can be user defined for an activity, activity element or WBS element.

Project stock- Type of Project stock i.e. whether it is valuated, non- valuated or no stock can be defined.

Automatic Requirement Grouping - This indicator determines whether automatic requirements grouping takes place on the Grouping WBS element for the whole project.

DIP Profile u2013 DIP profile i.e. Dynamic item processor profile is a profile that the system uses to summarize data (for example, line items, and totals records) into dynamic items in sales price calculation, resource-related billing, or data determination.

In Organisation tab page:

Organizational data like Company code, Controlling area, Business Area, Plant, Profit Center, Project Currency

In Planning board Dates tab page:

Project planning board is a graphical planning board in Project System that is based on the Gantt chart.

WBS Scheduling Profile : It specifies profile for WBS scheduling.

Factory Calender: This uniquely identifies the factory calendar valid for the plant.

Network profile : It contains default values and parameters for controlling the processing of networks, such as control keys for activities.

Plan.board profile : It is the key which indicates a profile for the project planning board.

In Controlling tab page:

Controlling data such as Object class, Indicator for Statistical Cost & Integrated Planning, Planning profile, Budget profile, Costing Sheet, Interest profile, Settlement profile, and Settlement rule strategy can be entered in this field.

Hope this information will help you.


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