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Consulting Notes for IBP


SAP consulting notes cover a host of useful information to support you with your SAP implementation projects - tips and tricks and best practices on how to set-up the system, configure processes, customize UIs etc...

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Here you can find a list of selected, important IBP-relevant and IBP-specific consulting notes with the direct link to the details. You will however, need your customer / partner SAP id to log-on to the SAP Support Portal system to view the notes.

Consulting Note TitleNote #
SAP Integrated Business Planning 5.0 Central Note2212650
SAP IBP 5.0: Release Restrictions Note2133072   
SAP Integrated Business Planning 4.0 Central Note2036622
SAP IBP 4.0: Patch Release Information Notice2191679
SAP IBP 4.0: Release Restrictions Note2037139
Setting up S&OP/IBP system in SAP Support Portal2107729
HANA Cloud Integration
Maintenance and Upgrades - Task execution, Schedules and Agent Upgrade2011334
SAP HCI - DS summary of  known issues. 1858095
IBP Cloud Data Integration Help Documents (HCI)2128920
Add-in for Excel
Add-in for Excel - Installation Related Notes
IBP 5.0 add-in for Microsoft Excel: Prerequisites for Installation2132049
IBP Add-In Users don't have permission to access SAP Service Market Place2236376
Install the S&OP / IBP Excel Add-In: Supported Configurations / Prerequisites2135948
S&OP / IBP Add-In Cannot Be Located in Service Market Place2109477
Silent Installation of Excel Add-In


IBP / S&OP Excel Add-In: Delivering connection data to end users2114654
S&OP / IBP Add-In for Microsoft Excel with a Proxy Server2092187
Add-in for Excel - Performance and other topics
S&OP / IBP Excel Add-In: Planning View Performance Recommendations2153455
S&OP / IBP Add-In for Microsoft Excel: Recommended Sizes for Planning Views2108186
S&OP / IBP Planning View Templates for the Excel Add-In1790530
Visibility Filter Functionality in S&OP3.0 and IBP4.02203341
S&OP add-in for Microsoft Excel integration with collaboration component of JAM1979053
Planning Areas and Configuration
IMaster Note for SAP IBP sample model configurations2347105
IBP/S&OP Planning Area Configuration & Performance Recommendations2211255
Delete Active Planning area2111586   
Sales and Operations Planning authentication2007241
Sorting sequence on Planning Operators for IBP 4.02141160

Extending the time profile


Additional information about the supply planning function for IBP2238074