Steps to Configure System Item Flexfield
Before defining items must design and configure your Item Categories Flexfield as all items need to be assigned with categories. After defining compile the flexfield definition to enable the Categories Flexfield pop-up window. Multiple structures for Item Categories Flexfield can be defined.
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Steps to Configure Item Categories Flexfield
If you do not use catalog group still at least one segment must be enabled.
In order to keep track record of locators for inventory items stock locators need to be
If you want to define logical references to frequently used account number and combinations and use them as transaction source types,you need to configure your account aliases flexfield and define account aliases.
Sales order flexfield must be configured if items will be shipped from inventory.
If you want to predict needs of your material or to plan material requirement then you can configure workday calendar for this.Work day calendar provide lot of flexibility in terms of shifts, pattern for working days also you can configure exceptions.
How to Define Work Day Calendar.
Organization define different entities in company which may have different manufacturing facilities, warehouses, distribution centers, and branch offices.
This setup enables you to change organization you define in oracle inventory.using the Change Organization window you can log out and log back in to Oracle Inventory.
For inter company relations between two operating units (typically the Shipping and Selling organizations) in a multi-organization environment, you must define the relationship in the Intercompany Relations window.
Sub inventory groups inventory logically or physically, at least one sub inventory must be assigned to each organization.
Attributes are detail information about items.Each attribute is maintained at master level or organization level.If an attribute is defined as master level then it can only be updated at item master level and attributes maintained at item/organization level can only be updated at this level only.
Categories are defined to manage items having same characteristics.
Sets are defined to further group categories more functionally.Also define at least one default category set.
Statuses are defined to restrict or enable item for different functional areas.
Some predefined types are already defined but you can also define your own cost type.
Periods are defined in oracle General Ledger and in oracle inventory can be opened using inventory periods.
Step-19. Set profile options.