Define segments in SAP
Segment is an account assignment used to define the financial status and performance of an organization as per business lines and geographical areas.
Segments in SAP – Important Points
- You can generate balance sheets statements as per segment lines
We are going to create following segments in SAP Systems
Steps to define segments in SAP
SAP Customizing Implementation Guide -> Enterprise Structure -> Definition -> Financial Accounting -> Define Segment
Step 1: Enter T-code SPRO in the SAP command field and press enter.
Step 2: Click SAP Reference IMG.
Step 3: Follow the IMG menu path and click on define segments.
Step 4: In next screen, click on new entries to define segment in SAP systems.
Step 5: Update the following required details to define segments in SAP.
- Segment – Enter the key of segment in SAP. You can update upto 10 alpha numerical characterstics.
- Description: Enter a name or explanation of segment
- Save: Click on save button and save the segments in SAP
Successfully we have defined new segments in SAP.