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Auto Numbering of Item Numbers : Like PIM Item Generation : PIM/APC vs. Item Master vs. Item Open Interface (IO) (Doc ID 984132.1)

Last updated on JUNE 01, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Product Hub - Version 12.1.3 and later
Oracle Item Master - Version 12.0.0 and later
Oracle Inventory Management - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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Multiple Questions about item generation in Product Information Management (PIM) / Advanced Product Catalog (APC) versus the original Inventory Item Master (INVIDITM) and the Item Open Interface (IOI - INCOIN).

At a high level the PIM product provides a robust set of features around number generation that is NOT available in core inventory.


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In this Document
 Q: Can you generate item numbers in Inventory?
 Q: How about the Item Import (IOI / INCOIN)?
 Q: Can you generate item numbers in PIM?
 Q: How does PIM Generate Sequences?
 Q: Custom Solutions?
 A. Item Form - INVIDITM?
 B. Manually Call Sequence
 C. Use PIM Import

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