You can define various special characters in the project. These characters define how a project is coded for editing.
You can define different parameters for −
Automatic Number assignment − This is used to update symbol that you want to assign automatically to project object and WBS.
To define special characters, use T-Code: OPSK
Step 1 − Go to SPRO → IMG → Project System → Structure → Operative Structure → work breakdown structure → Project coding mask → Define special characters for project.
Step 2 − On special characters overview screen, enter the following details −
PL − Project Length
SL − Structure Length
Entry Tool − To fast enter WBS element
Special Character − WBS to be separated with special characters
EDIT − To create project with coding rules
ANO − To assign symbol automatically to project
Note − SAP recommends avoiding these special characters − *, +, ? and % as these special characters are used for specific functions in the system.
Step 3 − To save the configuration, click the save button at the top.