0 JohnnyHK Asked: November 23, 2018In: logistics mmitem category0hi gurus,can anyone please tell me what is the basics of item category and account assignment category?Thanks,Shrikanthi gurus,can anyone please tell me what is the basics of item category and account assignment category?Thanks,Shrikantitem categoryitem category2018-11-23JohnnyHK Very Helpfull User Rating: Be the first one ! ShareFacebook1 AnswerVotedOldestRecent John NOVAK Added an answer on July 10, 2019 at 12:14 am Hi, The item category determines the field selection and whether any additional data screens are shown.In addition, it determines whether a goods receipt or invoice receipt is to follow. The following list contains the item categories defined in the standard SAP R/3 System: StandardConsignmentSubcontractingThird-partyStock transferServiceMaterial unknownMaterial groupText With the item category “subcontracting”, a screen is displayed containing the components provided or to be provided. With the item category “third-party”, a dialog box appears in which you can enter the delivery address. (This box does not appear for requisitions). With the item category “service”, screens are displayed on which you can create and set up a hierarchical structure for detailed service specifications Account assignment Category: The account assignment category determines which account assignment data (such as cost center, account number and so on) is necessary for the item Thanks0Reply Share ShareShare on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on WhatsAppLeave an answerLeave an answerCancel reply Featured image Select file Browse Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.