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    Can line item be deleted from Approved purchase order?

    • Product: Voyager
    • Product Version: 8.1.1

    Question

    Can a line item be deleted from a purchase order with Approved status?

    Answer

    No - a line item cannot be deleted from an Approved purchase order.

    Additional Information

    When the status of a PO is changed to Approved, the data that can be changed becomes more limited. The Price, Intended Location, Ledger/Fund, and Link to Holdings data of line items on approved POs can be edited, but the line item cannot be deleted.

    There are a couple of other options for the line item:  a) delete the PO completely, or if that's not possible because other line items need to be retained, b) cancel the line item or c) copy the PO (with components re-linked if there are other lines with components that should be retained), delete the line item on the new PO, and then delete the old PO.


    • Article last edited: 08-Oct-2013
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