Simulating a Posting Run
You can simulate a posting run for
test purposes. If you have to process a large amount of data, you
can use a selection of personnel numbers to simulate a posting run
before performing a live posting run.
If the payroll run for a period is not yet completed, you can
simulate the payroll run and then simulate a posting run.
Carry out the first three steps in
the Creating a Posting Run for Retirement
Allowance section. In the
Document Creation field in the General
Data group box, specify whether you want to create a simulation
document. A simulated document can be checked but not posted. If necessary, select
Simulate Payroll. This option
should be selected if no payroll results exist for the personnel
numbers included in the simulated posting run. If necessary, select
Display Log. You should only select
this option if you are simulating a posting run for a small number
of personnel numbers. In the
Data for Document creation group box, enter a
You create posting variants using Customizing under
for Posting Payroll Results to Accounting. Choose
A simulation run has been
The simulation run has the
Document Created status.
If you have entered an
S in the Document Creation
field, simulation documents are created.
The simulation documents for the posting run have the