Purchase Order Account (PO_LINE_DISTRIB.ACCOUNT) is Changed when the Vendor Information is Changed on the Purchase Order (PO) (Doc ID 1591572.1)

Last updated on MARCH 01, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise SCM Purchasing - Version 9 to 9.2 [Release 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When changing the Vendor on a purchase order, the account value on PO_LINE_DISTRIB is changed to the account from the Item definition.


Chartfield information should not change with the vendor change.


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Verify Item Account value = A100.
2. Create a purchase order for Vendor 001, and the above item. Drill to the Distribution and use Account = B200.
3. Save the PO.
4. Display the PO and change the Vendor from 001 to Vendor = 002. Save the PO.
5. Review the PO Distribution. Account value is now A100.

Cause

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