Changing Equipment Maintenance
Trying to change the maintenance plant in my equipment. I get the
following error message (I0231):
The maintenance plant and the planning plant are not in the same
Both plants have to be allocated to the same controlling area for
Processing will not be continued.
Allocate a maintenance plant and a planning plant from the same
Is there any way around this?
- First dismantle the equipment from its functional location.
- Then in IE02 press the change maintenance plant, but do not
fill any maintenance plant, just delete the plant and save.
- Again enter in IE02 and delete the planning plant and company
- Finally fill the maintenance plant which you want and re-install
the equipment again in functional location.
Here is what I had to do:
1. Clear planning plant field in organisation tab.
2. Clear maintenance plant field in location tab.
3. Clear the company code field which is now open for edit.
4. Enter the new plant code into the maintenance plant field of the
5. And press enter
Changing the Maintenance Plant
It may be necessary to change the maintenance plant for a piece of
equipment. For example when it is to be installed at a functional location
which is in another maintenance plant, or when it is to be used in another
maintenance plant from now on.
However, you can only change the maintenance plant for a piece of equipment,
when the piece of equipment is no longer installed at a functional location.
Changing a maintenance plant has the following consequences:
-The system automatically clears all fields of the master record that
are dependent on the maintenance plant.
-A change of maintenance plant can result in a change of company code,
which causes the system to clear all fields that are dependent on the company
-The company code change can produce a change in the controlling area,
which means that the system clears all fields dependent on the controlling
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