PK21 SAP tcode for – Change Kanban Container Status

Here we would like to draw your attention to PK21 transaction code in SAP. As we know it is being used in the SAP PP-KAB (KANBAN – PP) component which is coming under PP module (Production Planning).PK21 is a transaction code used for Change Kanban Container Status in SAP.

SAP PK21 transaction code

It comes under the package MD05.When we execute this transaction code, SAPLMPKP is the normal standard SAP program that is being executed in background.

SAP PK21 menu path

See the possible menu paths to access the same report by avoiding entering the transaction code.
Path 1
Logistics → Production → KANBAN → Control → Kanban Signal → Manual Entry

Transaction PK21 technical data table

PurposeChange Kanban Container Status
SAP PackageMD05
Program runningSAPLMPKP
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Some Basic Questions & Answers

Which SAP Program will run when we enter tcode PK21?
Program named SAPLMPKP will run when we enter transaction code PK21.
What is the transaction code type of PK21?
PK21 is a Dialog Transaction code type which is shortly represented as T.