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Get Existing BOM and Effectivity For Material
Use this action to find all the existing Bill Of Material (BOM) items, BOM headers for a material, and optionally get the effectivity for the components.
The following BAPI has been used for this action:
CSEP_MAT_BOM_READ
Using the Get Existing BOM and Effectivity For Material Action
To use this action in your workflow, connect it to ThingWorx Flow. To create a flow, do the following:
1. Drag the Get Existing BOM and Effectivity For Material action under the SAP connector to the canvas, place the pointer on the action, and then click or double-click the action. The Get Existing BOM and Effectivity For Material action window opens.
2. Edit the label name, if needed. By default, the label name is same as the action name.
3. To add a connection, refer to the section Adding a SAP Connection in the SAP connector topic.
4. In the Material ID field, enter minimum 3 characters to search for the material id.
5. Select an available plant for the provided material id to get BOMs for a plant or select None to get BOMs only for a specific purpose.
6. Select the BOM Usage, and then enter the value for Alternative BOM.
7. Select the Get Effectivity check box to get the effectivity for the material, and then click Done.
Output Schema
The Get Existing BOM and Effectivity For Material action returns a static output schema. See a sample output schema in the figure that follows: