Michael Ebensteiner [MSFT] articles

Michael Ebensteiner [MSFT]

Production order end process results in variances due to differences in estimated and realized subassembly setup labor costs. 

The issue that we were initially encountering was that we were experiencing large variances in our production costing.  Upon further investigation, what we found was that the variances were coming from a subassembly that had been created and was being utilized in the finished good.  Reviewing the details on that subassembly and comparing to our
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You receive the error: “One or more items associated with this Item model group are controlled by processes defined for warehouse management and the use of reservation hierarchy. FIFO date-controlled reservations will not be used for these items.” when attempting to set up an item model group and you are unable to set up the item model group. 

If you have the “FIFO date-controlled” option marked on the Item model group and the “Use warehouse management processes” option marked on the Storage dimension group, it would be working as designed that you are receiving this error as you cannot use the two of these options together. To verify if these options are marked,
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When you create a route card journal the resource is not defaulting as the resource group that was listed as the resource requirement. 

  This could be working correctly if the following factors are true: The resource requirement was a resource group. The ‘Update capacity plan’ option is enabled on the journals tab of the Production control parameters form. Previous Route card journals have been posted to meet/exceed the capacity reservations.   When the above is true it