FPT3 SAP tcode for – Alternative Period Transfer

Here we would like to draw your attention to FPT3 transaction code in SAP. As we know it is being used in the SAP FI-CA (Contract Accounts Receivable and Payable in FI) component which is coming under FI module (Financial Accounting). FPT3 is a transaction code used for Alternative Period Transfer in SAP.

SAP FPT3 transaction code

It comes under the package for Contract A/R & A/P: Central Objects (FKKB). When we execute this transaction code, RFKKABS6 is the normal standard SAP program that is being executed in background. Transaction code FPT3 is included in the SAP component for FI-CA.

Transaction FPT3 technical data table

UsageAlternative Period Transfer
Sub ModuleFI-CA
Program runningRFKKABS6