System ➔ General ➔ Free fields
It is possible to set the default value as well as the
pre-defined values for the free fields which you can use when creating or
maintaining the master data. With this function, you do not need to enter the
free field values manually every time you create a master data.
The information in this document is applicable to product
update 407 and higher. If you have versions lower than this, certain features
explained here will not be applicable.
Select the table for which you want to configure the free
field values. Depending on your selection, the free fields available in each
table will be displayed.
This column displays the descriptions of the free fields. You
can customize the free field descriptions. For more information, see Creating
and changing free field descriptions.
This column displays the column names of the free fields.
Type the default values for the free fields.The default values must be based on the
permitted length and scale for different data types of the free fields, if
applicable. For more information on the data types and their permitted length
and scale, see Release 380: Configure free field format for project and account master data.
For the boolean data type, you can set the default value to True or False as
these free fields are check boxes. For example, if you select True as
the default value, the check box will be selected by default when you create
the master data.
Click the check boxes in this column to set the predefined
values for the free fields.
Click this to save the free fields configurations.
Click this to exit.