Creating Planned Manufacturing Order

This document explains why and how a planned manufacturing order is created.


The manufacturing process is started when the need for a product has resulted in one or several planned manufacturing orders. Planned manufacturing orders are usually created automatically, but can also be created manually.


The planning function takes into consideration the planned manufacturing order's start and finish dates, and the availability of material, capacity resources, tools, etc.

After evaluation and possible revision, the planned manufacturing order is released; that is, it is made available for the production function.

How the system is affected

These files are affected:

Before you start

To create a planned manufacturing order there must be:


You can create a planned manufacturing order in one of these ways:

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