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EBS-PS: Frequently Asked Questions on EBS-PS Integration Setup (Doc ID 1495953.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 14, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Production Scheduling - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 Purpose of this document is to provide EBS-PS integration users with most frequently asked EBS-PS setup questions.

Questions and Answers

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Questions and Answers
 Question 1:  Why PS model is not able to save constraints setup and wipe out previous setup when a fresh snapshot is downloaded from EBS? 
 Question 2:  Can a PS plan have data from more than one organization?
 Question 3:  Does EBS-PS integration allow for a collections run to run between a PS plan run and the original collections snapshot that the PS plan used to create its data?
 Question 4:  What is the hierarchy to set the lot multiple in PS from EBS Integration?
  Question 5:  Will PSsnapshot pull all dependent items from data collections when category set is defined only for end items?
 Question 6:  Why categories associated with few items do not appear in PS plan options?
 Question 7:  How is the work order folder name in PS populated from EBS?
 Question 8:  Is it possible to define precedence constraints relationship between two routing in PS?
 Question 9:  Why batchable resource setup in EBS source does not come into PS as batchable resource?
 Question 10:  How do simulations in PS work?
 Question 11:  PS - Why no data is populated in PS after launching PS plan from EBS?
  Question 12: Why is PS not showing alternate resource defined on a routing operation setup using standard operation routing?
 Question 13: Is it possible to setup warmup or cool down time for a tool/fixture when it is moved between different resources?
 Question 14: How are Resource Groups created within PS when using with OPM?
 Question 15: Does firm OPM batch orders snapshot into PS have alternate resources associated with it?
 Question 16: How to prevent ASCP from time out/logging out while working in PS application?
 Question 17: How is the purchase order earliest date field is calculated and updated in production scheduling?
 Question 18: Is it possible to map EBS OPM resource capacity to PS and use it for scheduling purposes?
 Question 19: Is there an option to firm multiple work orders or planned orders at the header level in PS by highlighting a group of work orders in the resource sequence?
 Question 20: When collecting Work Order data from EBS/ASCP/OPM, How is the Status of the Work Order determined within PS?
 Question 21: How to do partial completions in PS?
 Question 22: Is it possible to snapshot work orders created in EBS to PS without launch PS Plan?
 Question 23: Why are all changeover records available in ASCP not visible in PS?
 Question 24: Does PS display or use changeover data for alternate resources?
 Question 25: How and why are auto generated routing created in PS?
 Question 26: Can operation in "Active" status be rescheduled in PS and published back to EBS?
 Question 27: Why are date changes made to firm planned order in ASCP is not updated in PS?
 Question 28: Why are planned order created in ASCP not visible in PS model?
 Question 29: How to snapshot only demand orders into PS without work orders?
  Question 30: How to open PS model in constrained scheduling mode when launching and opening PS plan with solve in server set to Yes in a Unix server?
 Question 31: Why is the end item / produced item not associated with the last step of the operation in an OPM batch work order?
 Question 32: Is it possible to create a custom menu and responsibility for production scheduler responsibility?
 Question 33: How is the max assigned units field in WIP_OPERATION_RESOURCE table updated?
 Question 33: What is the navigation to access resource parameters form to setup duration size?
 Question 34: Does PS 12.2.4 version have an option to import/export data from resource re-sequence view?
 Question 35: Is it possible to populate production schedule plan options automatically with category values after purging collected data and running complete refresh during collection process?
 Question 36: What variable conditions and plan options does PS consider to snap shot work order from EBS/VCP to PS application during launch PS plan process?
 Question 37: How to control User-Defined Ideal Sequence for a Machine through msc_int_sql_extract?

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