Entering content frameProcedure documentation Collecting Data for a Product Drilldown Locate the document in its SAP Library structure


You collect data for a product drilldown when you want to analyze aggregated data in drilldown reports.


To perform data collection for the product drilldown:

  1. Choose Accounting ® Controlling ® Product Cost Controlling ® Cost Object Controlling. Choose the relevant application components, for example Product Cost by Period, and then Information System ® Tools ® Data Collection ® Product Drilldown.
  2. The screen Data Collection for Product Drilldown appears.

  3. Enter the following data:

You can select a special plant from which the data is to be summarized. If you leave this field empty, all plants in the Controlling area will be summarized.

SAP recommends summarizing across all open periods in Financial Accounting.

  1. Turn on the indicator Delete values outside time period if desired.
  2. If you want to use parallel processing for the data collection to reduce runtimes, enter a server group and change, if necessary, the maximum number of tasks and the data records per task.
  3. Turn on the indicator for background processing if desired.
  4. Choose Execute.

The system brings up an overview of the completed data collection.





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