In this step you activate the interfaces to Profitability Analysis for the controlling areas assigned to your concern.
The "Active" indicator has the following values:
|_||Profitability Analysis is not active|
|2||only costing-based Profitability Analysis is active|
|3||only account-based Profitability Analysis is active|
|4||costing-based and account-based Profitability Analysis are active|
Using a second switch, you can also activate the automatic
transfer of incoming sales orders from Sales and Distribution (SD)
You need to set the active indicator for each assigned area, so
that the data is updated in Profitability Analysis. Activate
transfer or sales orders.
Note that in the steps "Activate operating concern" and "Activate transfer of sales orders", you are actually maintaining the same table. This means that if you delete an entry in one of these steps, it is also deleted for the other step.
By specifying a fiscal year you can determine the year beginning with which Profitability Analysis is active.
Once Profitability Analysis is active, you can transfer the following actual postings to profitability segments:
In addition, you can make the following plan postings:
You must have assigned a
controlling area to the operating concern .
Activate Profitability Analysis.