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This procedure describes how you classify a production resource/tool(PRT) with a PRT master record (miscellaneous) .

For information about how to classify the other PRT categories, see -

  • for materials- LO - Managing material Master Data

  • for equipment- PM - Structuring Technical Systems

  • for documents- CA - Document Management Guide


The class that you want to assign the PRT to, must have been created with the class type 009 Production resource/tool in the classification system, see CA - Classification System.


  1. In the SAP menu choose   Logistics   Production   Master Data   Prod.resources/tools   and then   Prod.resources/tools   PRT master (misc.)   Change.  

  2. Enter the PRT and choose Enter .

  3. On the Basic Data screen choose   Goto   Classification.  

  4. Enter the class that you want to assign the PRT to. This class must belong to the 009 Production resource/tool class type

  5. Choose   Edit   Values   .

    A list of class characteristics for the PRT class appears.

  6. Enter characteristic values that are valid for the PRT.

  7. Save the PRT.


The production resource/tool is assigned to a class. You can now find the PRT by searching for its characteristics or characteristic values.