significance of purchasing view in Material master
What is the significance of purchasing view in Material master.
What could be effect if this view is not maintained?
Like for material type FERT there is no Purchasing view, but we can do procurement for FERT items.
So what is the significance of purchasing view in Material master?
under the menu path:
SPRO > IMG > LOGISTIC-GENERAL > MATERIAL MASTER > BASIC SETTINGS > MATERIAL TYPES > DEFINE ATTRIBUTES OF MATERIAL TYPES.
here u check whether external purchasing is allowed or not in "INTERNAL/EXTERNAL PURCHASE ORDERS" tab. the indicator for external purchasing should be "1".