In this menu option, you define the processes
relating to automatic
Every process is represented via an
application. You need this application in order to explode a BOM during order
The alternative determination is controlled
both by the application and the settings in the material master.
In the material master, you can specify in the
field "Alternative selection" whether you want an alternative to be selected
according to one of the following parameters:
Via the application, you specify the following
- priority sequence for BOM
usage (selection ID)
- priority of a certain alternative for a
multiple BOM dependent on date
You can specify per
application whether the settings should be taken into account for the
alternative selection for multiple BOMs. These settings are only taken into
account if you selected the alternative selection according to date in the
corresponding material master.
- take production version into
If you selected the
alternative selection according to production version in the material master,
you can specify here for every application whether this setting should be
taken into account. If this setting is not to be taken into account, the
alternative selection is carried out for the corresponding material and
application according to order quantity.
determination, only those bills of material are taken into account whose
status at least contains the indicators specified here.
During order creation, the application is
determined on the basis of order type.
You must have processed the menu option
"Alternative selection for multiple BOMs".
Define the applications according to your