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WS: ECS: FAQ: Energy and Chemical Systems (ECS) (Doc ID 1585453.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 22, 2019

Applies to:

JD Edwards World Load & Delivery Management (ECS) - Version A7.3 cume 4 and later
JD Edwards World Bulk Stock Management (ECS) - Version A7.3 cume 4 and later
JD Edwards World ECS Sales Management - Version A7.3 cume 4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

 To address frequently asked questions in regard to Bulk Products, Load and Delivery Management, and ECS Sales Orders.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Purpose
Questions and Answers
 General
 Question 1:  How do you know if ECS is invoked in your system?
 Question 2:  Can you invoke ECS for some users and not others?
 Question 3:  Why is the Currency Code field (UDCRCD) not populated in the Sales Order Tag file (F49211) for ECS orders?
 Question 4:  What is the Item Shipping Information file (F4908)?
 Question 5:  How does the Dip Volume Calculator P415102 derive its calculation?
 Trip Creation/Maintenance
 Question 1:  Will the system commit inventory when you create a trip via the Trip Creation/Maintenance program (P49350)?
 Question 2:  How do you cancel a trip that has been load confirmed but not delivered?
 Question 3:  Is there a way to configure pickups from multiple branch plants into a single trip?
 Question 4: Can you load multiple trips on a truck and have the system total the weights of each trip to determine if the truck will be overweight?
 Load and Delivery Confirmation
 Question 1:  What is the purpose of the F16 key (regenerate) in the Document Selection window (P49DOC) that displays when you perform Load Confirmation (P49530)?
 Question 2:  When invoices are printed at Load Confirm (P49530) how do you set the invoice date to be different than the load confirm date?
 Question 3:  How can you determine the individual who performed load confirmation against a particular order and line number?
 Question 4: Can you set Load Confirmation (P49530/P49510) to default the invoice number AND perform document delivery processing?
 Question 5:  Is there s a program to load confirm in batch to update actual quantities. The current load confirm program is P49530.
 Freight
 Question 1Can you calculate freight based on orders in history?
 Bulk Products
 Question 1:  Can you set the Density Maximum for an item in Bulk Product Information (P41018) to be higher than the maximum density allowed for the corresponding Density Table?
 Question 2:  What report can you run to capture daily product movements for bulk items?
 ECS Post A7.3 Release
 Question 1: How has the ECS system changed subsequent to the World A7.3 release?
 Question 2: What happened to the preference profiles that were specific to ECS in the A7.3 release?
References

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