Create BOMs (February 2016 only)

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We will not be accepting edits to this topic, because it is generated from a business process in Lifecycle Services.

This task focuses on creating the bill of materials structure for a finished product and a semi-finished product. It is the fourth task in the BOM calculation series. The demo data company used to create this task is USMF.

Create BOM for a semi-finished product

  1. Go to Product information management > Products > Released products.
  2. In the list, click the link in the selected row.
    • Select the item number BOM_2.
  3. On the Action Pane, click Engineer.
  4. Click BOM versions.
  5. Click New.
  6. Click BOM and BOM version.
  7. In the Name field, type a value.
    • For example, type BOM_2.
  8. In the Site field, enter or select a value.
    • For this example, enter or select Site 1.
  9. Click OK.
  10. Click New.
  11. In the Item number field, type a value.
    • For this example, type ITEM_C.
  12. In the Warehouse field, enter or select a value.
    • For this example, enter or select 11.
  13. Click Header.
  14. Click Approval to approve bills of materials.
  15. Click OK.
  16. Click Approve.
    • The Approve button is on the ToolBar in the BOM versions section. If it is invisible, click Header at the upper right of the Bills of materials page to display Approve.
  17. Click OK.
  18. Click Activate.
  19. Close the page.
  20. Close the page.
  21. Close the page.

Create BOM for a finished product

  1. In the list, click the link in the selected row.
    • Select the item number BOM_1.
  2. On the Action Pane, click Engineer.
  3. Click BOM versions.
  4. Click New.
  5. Click BOM and BOM version.
  6. In the Name field, type a value.
    • For example, type BOM_1.
  7. In the Site field, enter or select a value.
    • For this example, enter or select Site 1.
  8. Click OK.
  9. Click New.
  10. In the Item number field, type a value.
    • For this example, type ITEM_A.
  11. In the Warehouse field, enter or select a value.
    • For this example, select 11.
  12. Click New.
  13. In the Item number field, type a value.
    • For this example, type ITEM_B.
  14. In the Warehouse field, enter or select a value.
    • For this example, enter or select 11.
  15. Click New.
  16. In the Item number field, type a value.
    • For this example, type BOM_2.
  17. In the list, mark the selected row.
  18. In the Warehouse field, enter or select a value.
    • For this example, enter or select warehouse 11.
  19. Click Header.
  20. Click Approval to approve bills of materials.
  21. Click OK.
  22. Click Approve.
    • The Approve button is on the ToolBar in the BOM versions section. If it is invisible, click Header at the upper right of the Bills of materials page to display Approve.
  23. Click OK.
  24. Click Activate.
  25. Close the page.
  26. Close the page.
  27. Close the page.