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Embed Software Details in Bill of Material

With this feature, you can use a specific material type to define software. You can also use a specific document type to define software versions. You can add the software as a BOM component using the specific material type and the version (optional) using the document info record (DIR).

Technical Details

Product Feature is


Country Dependency

Valid for all countries

Scope Item

2G6 (Embedded Software Management)

Application Component



SAP S/4HANA 1809

Effects on Customizing

To define software material type and software document type, maintain the Customizing activity Define Settings for Embedded Systems under Start of the navigation pathLogistics - General Next navigation step Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Next navigation step Embedded SystemsEnd of the navigation path.