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Master KM: Guide to Manufacturing Calendar and Resource Scheduling (Setup, FAQ, Troubleshooting) (Doc ID 2657499.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 21, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Manufacturing Cloud Service
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 The purpose of this document is to provide a complete guide to implementers on calendar setups and resource scheduling on manufacturing cloud.


 This document will guide implementation teams through calendar setups and resource scheduling in manufacturing, address frequently asked questions and help troubleshoot common issues.


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In this Document
 What is a manufacturing calendar/schedule?
 Schedule/Calendar Setups
 Set up work shifts
 Time Shifts
 Duration Shift
 Elapsed Shift
 Set up work day pattern
 Set up schedule exceptions
 Set up schedules/calendars
 Setting up Manufacturing Schedule using Calendar/Schedule
 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
 What timezone determines the start date / end date of a work order for scheduling?
 Does manufacturing cloud support overlapping shifts?
 What is the impact of modifying calendar/schedule on plant parameters to add additional shifts or modifying resources to 24 hours after creating transactions in the plant?
 Will a facility schedule change impact work orders already created?
 Is it possible to have Resource UOMs other than time based which can be used for Costing and Scheduling?
 Is it possible to schedule the work order at the resource instance level?
 Is there any relation between the resource calendar and the project resource management?
 When user created a work order on Friday, the start date moves to next day. Why has start date moved to next day?
 Why is planning suggested due date not enforced as the "Completion Date" for the work order?
 Can work order end date/start date be scheduled beyond year( 53 weeks)?
 What is the equivalent terms in fusion manufacturing cloud for e-business suite (EBS) "Lot" and "Item" Basis?
 How to define a manufacturing schedule shift with a break?
 Is it feasible to share a resource in one work center with another work center?
 Tips for troubleshooting resource scheduling
 Common Issues
 Work definition error - "The exception start time cannot be earlier than the associated shift time and the end time cannot be later than the associated shift time. (RCS-3360123)"
 The work order start and end date are the same
 You cannot enable the schedule indicator because the class of UOM set in the Hour UOM profile option does not match the Service Duration Class profile option
 No calendar is available for assignment in the Manage Plant Parameters setup task though calendar is defined.

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