Calculating Production Order Components

If you have amended production order lines, you must also refresh the components of the production order.

In the following, the components are calculated for a firm planned production order. This can also be done for production orders with a different status.

To Calculate Production Order Components:

  1. Open the Firm Planned Prod. Order window.

  2. Select the relevant production order.

  3. Click Functions, Refresh.

  4. On the Production Order tab, the current production order has been selected as a default.

  5. On the Options tab, you can make the following selections:

    Scheduling Direction



    This field has no effect on the outcome.



    You must leave the field blank to retain the current production order line.



    This field has no effect on the outcome.


    Component Need

    Place a check mark in the field to calculate component need.


    Create Inbound Request

    This field has no effect on the outcome.

  6. Click OK to confirm your selections. The program then refreshes the production order components.


Calculating production order components deletes previous changes in the components.

Related Topics

Calculating Lines from Production Order Headers

Calculating Production Order Routing Lines