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Amount Field Length Extension (AFLE)

Currency amount fields with a field length between 9-22 including 2 decimals have been extended to 23 digits including 2 decimals. In addition to currency amount fields, selected data elements of DDIC type DEC, CHAR, and NUMC with varying lengths and decimal places that may hold amounts have been affected.

This applies also to country-specific functions.

Technical Details

Product Feature is

Changed

Country Dependency

Valid for all countries

Application Component

See attachment to SAP Note 2628654 Information published on SAP site - S4TWL: Amount Field Length Extension

Availability

SAP S/4HANA 1809

Additional Details

For more information, see the following SAP Notes:
  • 2628654 Information published on SAP site - S4TWL: Amount Field Length Extension

    The list of extended data elements is attached to this note.

  • 2628040 Information published on SAP site - Amount Field Length Extension: General Information

Effects on Existing Data

See section System Behavior That Depends on the Activation of Amount Field Length Extension in SAP Note 2628040 Information published on SAP site - Amount Field Length Extension: General Information

Effects on Customizing

You can activate the amount field length extension in Start of the navigation pathSAP Customizing Implementation Guide Next navigation step Cross-Application Components Next navigation step General Application Functions Next navigation step Field Length Extension Next navigation step Activate Field LengthEnd of the navigation path.