Master data is one of the key factors in Sales and Distribution module. There are two levels of masters in SD.
The first level master includes −
While, the second level master is −
The customer master data contains the information about business transaction and how transactions are recorded and executed by the system. A Master contains the information about the customers that an organization uses to do business with them.
|VCKUN||CCINS,CCNUM,KUNNR||Credit Card Assignment|
|S.No||Transaction Codes & Description|
XD01, XD02, XD03
Used to create/change/display customer centrally
Used to create/change/display customer sales area
Used to create/change/display customer company code
Display change documents
Used to block Customer − Global, order, delivery, billing, sales area, etc.
Used for deletion
Change Account Group
Create Contact Person
To create a customer master data, you need to use an Account group.
Note that if you use −
XD01 − This Includes sales area in the customer master and data is stored in tables KNA1, KNB1 and KNVV.
VD01 − This includes sales area & data, which will be stored in tables KNA1, KNB1 and KNVV and there is no company code data in this.
FD01 − This is company code level & data is stored in tables KNA1 and KNB1.
Then a new window will open. Enter the following details −
Then you can enter the Sales Area details like −
In case you want to take reference from an existing customer to create customer master, you can use the reference option.
Once all the details are selected, click the Tick mark.
A new window will open to enter the customer master data. This customer master data has 3 key sections −
Note that this region fields define the tax calculation like VAT, CST, etc. The next step is to go to Control Data and enter the following details.
Then you have to enter the particulars in Payment Transaction tab and enter the details of – Bank City, Bank Key, Bank Account and Account Holder Name. You can also add more details by clicking on the Bank data button.
The next step is to go to the Sales Area data and enter the details – Shipping Data, Customer Pricing and Partner Functions, etc.
Next is to click on the Save icon at the top and you will get a confirmation that the customer has been created with #.
If you have to make any further changes to the customer’s master data, you can use T-Code: XD02.