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SAP PP Presentation Set: Introduction to Basics

This slide based training set provides general information on the SAP Production Planning module, covering functionality and processes, followed by a detailed introduction to the most important master data objects.

  • Organizational Structure Overview of SAP PP Module
  • Manufacturing Methods in SAP PP: Discrete, Repetitive and Process Manufacturing Overview
  • Planning Strategies: Make to Order, Make to Stock, Planning with Final Assembly
  • PP Master Data Overview
  • Planning Process: SOP & Demand Management
  • Production Execution Overview
  • Production Planning Overview: MRP and Capacity Planning

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SAP PP MRP User Training Document

In SAP, MRP is run for generating Vendor Schedules. This document will show process in SAP for Production plan to material receive from vendors through SAP system. Though out the document, Production plan is prepared on the basis of exemplary delivery schedules with the following list of preparation steps:

  • Open Purchase Requisition: When we will run MRP old PR will be deleted automatically.
  • Open Purchase Orders: We will close old Purchase Orders.
  • Open Schedule Lines in Scheduling Agreements
  • Open Production Orders: All old unused Production Orders will be closed
  • Open Planned Orders: old Planned Orders will be closed
  • Reorganizing Independent Requirements
  • Independent Requirements reorganization
  • Recorg. Independent Requirements
  • Delete Planned Independent Requirements
  • Create (Planned Independent Requirements ) Production Plan in SAP System
  • and Finally run MRP with tcode MD02

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SAP PP: Step Wise End User Manual Set

The following set of SAP PP Guides provide instructions to end users for business processes of:

  • Capacity planning – [tc]CM01[/tc]
  • Material Requirement Planning (MRP)
    • Display of a Sale Order – [tc]VA03[/tc]
    • Multilevel BOM Explosion – [tc]CS12[/tc]
    • Display of a Material’s Routing details – [tc]CA03[/tc]
    • Converting an Engg BOM in to a Production BOM – [tc]CS01[/tc]
  • Prerequisite for Material Requirement Planning (MRP)
    • Display of a WBS Element – [tc]CJ20N[/tc]
    • Multilevel BOM Explosion – [tc]CS12[/tc]
    • Display of a Material’s Routing details – [tc]CA03[/tc]
    • Converting an Engg BOM in to a Production BOM – [tc]CS01[/tc]
  • Production Order Creation – [tc]CO40[/tc], [tc]CO41[/tc]
  • Production order Confirmation – [tc]CO11N[/tc]

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Stepwise Guide to Create BOM, Work Center and Routing in SAP PP

This training manual provides step by step instructions for creation of Material BOM, Work Center and Routing procedures in SAP Production Planning module.

  • Create Material BOM [tc]CS01[/tc]
  • Create Work Centre [tc]CR01[/tc]
  • Create Routing [tc]CA01[/tc]

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Bill of Materials (BOM) in SAP PP: Beginners Guide

Bill of materials (BOM), which is specific to Production Planning (PP) module in SAP, is used to describe the list of parts of components needed to complete a saleable product.

This document describes the process of creating and changing a manufacturing Bill of Material in SAP with step by step instructions and screenshots.

By the end of this guide, you will be able to understand:

  • How the Bill of material is created in SAP [tc]CS01[/tc]
  • How the Bill of Material Change the BOM [tc]CS02[/tc]
  • How the Bill of Material Display the BOM [tc]CS03[/tc]
  • How the Multi Level BOM is displayed [tc]CS12[/tc]
  • How Multiple BOM are displayed [tc]CS14[/tc]
  • How to display a particular component [tc]CS15[/tc]
  • How a Mass BOM is Changed [tc]CS20[/tc]

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SAP PP Master Data End User Training Document

This guide will explain basic concepts about how to tailor the SAP Production Planning (PP) Master Data to your production environment, as well as detailed information on material master settings with screenshots. Headlines from documents is as follows;

  • Material Master
    • Display Material
  • Bill of Material (BOM)
    • Create BOM
    • Change BOM
    • Display BOM
  • Resources
    • Create Resource
    • Change Resource
    • Display Resource
  • Master Recipe
  • Create Master Recipe
  • Create Master Recipe via production version
  • Editing Master Recipe via Production Version and Handling Material Quantity Calculations

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SAP PP Configuration Document

This customization document, from a real life implementation project, captures the required configurations details in SAP system to meet the business requirements as envisaged in the Design Stage (Business Blue Print Stage) for Project of Production Planning module. The configuration steps have mappings to corresponding menu path to where the configuration has been done in the IMG (Implementation Guide).

Following sections are covered in this document:

  • Production Planning (PP)
  • Production Planning for Process Industries (PP-PI)
  • Batch Management
  • Document Management

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