As of release 4.0 you can also convert planned orders into
purchase requisitions in the background.
This is particularly useful if you use the creation indicator (2) Purchase requisitions in opening period in the planning run. The system creates purchase requisitions in the opening period but outside the opening period, the system creates planned orders. The planned orders must be converted into purchase requisitions in time so that purchasing receives the purchase requisitions in time. To ensure that this occurs you can use conversion in background .
To do this proceed as follows: