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The PRTs must have a master record in the system. According to the PRT category the following conditions have to be met additionally:

  • Materials, equipment and documents must be released, using their status, as production resources/tools.

  • Production resources/tools with a PRT master record (misc.) must be released in their status for use in resource planning.

  • PRTs with material masters, PRT masters or equipment masters must be intended for use in routing in their task list usage.


  1. In the operation overview of the routing select the operation you want to assign PRTs to.

  2. Choose   Goto   Prod.resources/tools   .

  3. – If you have already assigned PRTs to this operation the PRT overview for the operation appears.

    In this case choose   Edit   New entries   and the category of the PRT you want to assign.

    – If no PRTs have yet been assigned the dialog box for PRT with category Material appears.

    If you want to assign a PRT with a different category, choose the corresponding function key.

  4. Enter the PRT as well as the item number and the basic data for PRT assignment and choose Continue .

  5. If you want to assign more PRTs, choose   Edit   New Entries   and the required PRT category. Continue as in step 3.

  6. After you have finished assigning PRTs, choose Back .

  7. Select the assigned PRTs on the PRT overview and enter additional data about the assignments as required.

  • To enter default values, choose   Details   Prod. resources/tools   General view.  

  • To enter usage dates, choose   Details   Prod. resources/tools   Dates.  

  • To enter a long text, choose   Goto   Long text.   .