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Use this window to define segment names and codes.

To open this window, choose   Administration   Setup   Financials   Account Segmentation  . Double-click the required row number.

Segment Name Segment Codes – Setup Window

Enter the required codes for the selected segment. You can use the digit 0 in a segment code. For example, if the segment size is 3, you can enter values such as 000 or 001.


Enter names of up to 100 characters for the segment codes.

Short Name

Enter a name of up to 10 characters for the segment code. SAP Business One uses this short name when creating automatic names for your G/L accounts.

Note Note

You can change the short name even after the segment code has been used for creating G/L accounts. However, the short name in the accounts is not updated.

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