Although the shipping notification represents information that
you obtain from external sources, you may wish to pass it on
As of Release 4.0A, messages are therefore also available for
Previously, the parameters "MRP-relevant", "GR-relevant", and
"GR assignment" could only be set per confirmation category.
As of Release 4.0A, it is possible to set them on a more individual
basis, per confirmation category (e.g. shipping notification) AND
confirmation control key.
SAP recommends that the "GR assignment" indicator is always set for
the last expected confirmation category. This affords the advantage
of a firm assignment of goods receipt to shipping notification and
means that you get the individual notified quantities as default
quantity instead of the complete PO quantity at the time of goods
In the case of a goods receipt with reference to a shipping
notification, overdelivery of the notified quantity is
A new system message, which can be set up on a user-specific basis,
is available to cater for such a situation.