CBC no authorization to start the UI while accessing SCCUI in S/4HANA Cloud

This blog post has been written to address common customer query on authorization issues while accessing the SCCUI from CBC.

While accessing the SCCUI from CBC even though the role of Configuration Expert – Business Process Configuration(BR_BPC_EXPERT) is maintained the SCCUI is not accessible or there is no authorization to start the UI .

The customer is in Product-Specific Configuration phase of CBC and wants to perform configuration activities. The customer logins into CBC and in order to set up Calculation schema for Purchase order access the SCCUI “Determine Calculation Schema for Standard Purchase Orders”

When customer clicks on Go to Activity

Customer gets the below message

The role Configuration Expert – Business Process Configuration(BR_BPC_EXPERT) has already been assigned to the business user.

Go to SAP best practice explorer for S4HC and access the Accelerators “configuration apps” as below

The accelerator will have list of all SCCUI

Search with the SCCUI name or SCCUI id as per CBC

Check the relevant scope items are scoped for your business scenario

Now search the SCCUI in same accelerator with Tab “ IMG_Act BusinessCatalog Match”

Here we can find the catalog id.

Login into the S/4Hana cloud system and app “Maintain Business roles”

Check the catalog id in the role

Add the catalog id and save

Now the SCCUI will be accessible.

This blog post should help you to understand in detail on authorization issues while accessing the SCCUI from CBC.

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