Sage MAS 90 and MAS 200 Manufacturing Customers using version 4.4

There is an issue effecting Sage MAS 90 and MAS 200 Manufacturing Customers on version 4.4 using Bill of Materials and Work Order with Bill of Materials.

The issue is related to the quantity per bill on component items on a Bill of Material rounding to whole integers for non-integer Unit of Measure items. Customers experiencing this issue should contact Sage Customer Support.

Possible Symptoms:

The following symptoms may occur:

Bill of Materials – Print Picking Sheets rounds the quantity per bill for non-integer Unit of Measure items to the next whole integer causing additional raw materials to be issued against the bill.

Work Order – Work Orders created using a Bill of Materials rounds the quantity per bill on non-integer Unit of Measure component items to the next whole integer:

  • Potentially causing additional raw materials to be issued against the work order
  • Will ultimately result in overstated costs on produced items

Resolution / Workaround:

To address these symptoms, please apply the following resolution or workaround. Additional details are available in corresponding knowledgebase entries:

Temporary Workaround:

Bill of Materials – Edit the Crystal Form to use the un-rounded values if no scrap percentage is used. For more information, see Knowledge Article 522358.

Work Order – Manually verify and correct the quantities prior to releasing or processing transactions against the Work Order. For more information, see Knowledge Article 522572.

Permanent Solution:

A Hot Fix is being coded to correct the issue.