MC8B SAP tcode for – Change Planning Type

Here we would like to draw your attention to MC8B transaction code in SAP. As we know it is being used in the SAP PP-SOP (Sales and Operations Planning – PP) component which is coming under PP module (Production Planning).MC8B is a transaction code used for Change Planning Type in SAP.

SAP MC8B transaction code

It comes under the package MCP2.When we execute this transaction code, SAPMMCP6 is the normal standard SAP program that is being executed in background.

SAP MC8B menu path

See the possible menu paths to access the same report by avoiding entering the transaction code.
Path 1
Logistics → Sales and Distribution → Sales Information System → Planning → Flexible planning → Tools → Planning Type/Macro → Change

Path 2
Logistics → Production → SOP → Planning → Flexible Planning → Tools → Planning Type/Macro → Change

Path 3
Logistics → Production → SOP → Tools → Planning Type/Macro → Change

Path 4
Logistics → Production → DRP → Planning → Sales planning → Flexible planning → Tools → Planning Type/Macro → Change

Transaction MC8B technical data table

PurposeChange Planning Type
SAP PackageMCP2
Program runningSAPMMCP6
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Some Basic Questions & Answers

Which SAP Program will run when we enter tcode MC8B?
Program named SAPMMCP6 will run when we enter transaction code MC8B.
What is the transaction code type of MC8B?
MC8B is a Dialog Transaction code type which is shortly represented as T.