partner determination procedure
can anyone let me know about partner determination procedure and I would be
thankful if anyone could give me the doc file/ppt file of PDP.
My email id : firstname.lastname@example.org
G Lakshmipathi replied
In the following menu options, you define the rules according to which
automatic partner determination is to be carried out.
When creating a customer master record, the SAP System proposes the
allowed partner functions to be maintained. According to the rules
defined here, the partners are adopted from the customer master records
of the sold-to parties into the sales and distribution documents.
You have to edit the following points for the function "Partner
o Partner function
You define with the help of the partner function which functions
exist for the partners (customers, vendors, employees, and so on) in
o Partners allowed for each account group
You allocate the permitted partner functions to every account group
o Function conversion
You can define the key of the partner functions according to the
o Partner object
Partners are possible in the customer master record and the
so-called partner objects in the sales and distribution documents.
Select a partner object and define the rules for partner
determination for this object.
o Partner determination procedures
You define partner determination procedures which contain all the
allowed partner functions for every partner object.
o Procedure allocation
You allocate each partner determination procedure to an actual
partner object using a key, for example, to an account group
customer or a sales document type.
Partners are contained both in the customer master records and in the
sales and distribution documents. You define partner determination for
each of these objects individually.
The following partner objects exist:
o customer master record
o sales document
o billing document
o sales activity
After defining the partner functions, select one partner object after
the other and define the partner determination procedures for the
Only when you have checked and, if necessary, changed the partner
determination for all the partner objects is the function "Partner