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E1: 42: 41: Error 170D - UOM is Related to Secondary - Dual UOM Item Unable to Use 2nd UOM as Transaction UOM - P4210 (Doc ID 2848620.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 10, 2022

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Sales Order Processing - Version 9.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


At Sales Order Entry when using a dual Unit of Measure (UOM) item, Error 170D - UOM is Related to Secondary is invoked if updating the transaction UOM with the secondary UOM. This error can occur before the sales order is saved and if re-inquire and make updates on a sales order. 


  1. Set up an item with Primary UOM = LF, Dual of UOM flag set, Secondary UOM = LB and conversion set up.
  2. Enter sales order (P4210) and the item, tab off the line and let UOMs default.
  3. Save the order, re-inquire and update the transaction UOM = LB.
  4. Invokes Error 170D - UOM is Related to Secondary
  5. Extra test - Enter same test but change transaction UOM to LB prior to saving the order. Same error occurs.



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