This IMG activity describes the standard authorization objects for individual functions in the Activity-Based Costing component (CO-OM-ABC)
You can assign individual objects to the activities that a user may carry out for the corresponding authorization object.
The following authorization objects are defined for Activity Based Costing:
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Specific CO-ABC Configurations:
For object K_VRGNG, the following authorizations are defined for differentiation of periodic and manual processing:
The ALL authorization applies to all the authorization objects. These are combined in the profile K_ABC_ALL.
The general authorization object for business processes, K_ABC , also allows the assignment of authorizations for authorization areas covering one or more buisiness processes or hierarchy areas.
You can carry out authorization checks for assessment and indirect activity allocation via extensions. The following extension components are available:
For more information, see the documentation for extensions.
For more information on the object classes, select the object
class "Controlling" and the corresponding authorization object and
choose "Documentation". Examples of the authorizations are
General controlling authorization objects are found in the object class "Basis - Administration".
In the standard SAP R/3 System, authorizations are provided for all authorization objects in the application.
You will find both maintenance authorizations and display authorizations for authorization objects.
The standard authorizations apply to all organization units.
In Release 3.1G, a new function "Profile generator" lets you create authorizations and profiles for your user.
This function makes it much easier for you to customize your authorizations. You should use this function if you are working in a new installation.
The individual configuration steps for the profile generator are described in Customizing under "Basis Components -> System Administration -> Users and Authorizations -> Maintain authorizations and profiles using profile generator".
Note on transport
You transport authorizations as follows: