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Item category

Dear Xperts,

Can you help me understanding Item category in detail? In case, if you have any document, Pl share it.

Thanks in advance.

Former Member
Former Member replied


ITEM CATEGORY Controls the whole function of that item in that document

The main functions are

1. Partner determination

2. Text determination

3. In completeness

4. Whethether schedule lines are permitted for the item

5. Whether the data at header level is different to the data at iem level

6. Delivery relevance

7.Billing relevence

8.Whether the completion rule is fulfilled

9. Pricing


Go to VOV7 and go to its details and press F1 and see

Item category is determined at sales order automatically by

1. Sales document type

2. Item category group

3. Item category of higher level item

4. Usage

You can also give manually item categories provide you have assigned them


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