Define cost control units

Important

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This procedure shows how to define cost control units in the cost accounting ledger. You select the cost object dimension for which you want to control costs in the ledger. The cost object dimension members are transformed into cost objects of the cost control units. The demo data company used to create this procedure is USP2.

  1. Go to Cost accounting > Ledger setup > Cost accounting ledgers.
  2. In the list, find and select the desired record.
  3. Click Control units.
  4. Click New.
  5. In the Name field, type a value.
  6. In the Dimension field, enter or select a value.
  7. Click Save.
  8. Click New.
  9. In the Name field, type a value.
  10. In the Dimension field, enter or select a value.
  11. Click Save.