Defining customer scheduling constraints

You can define scheduling constraints for a specific customer by specifying scheduling preferences.

Constraints passed at the order level override customer scheduling preferences.

Refer to the following table for field value descriptions:

Table 1. Customer scheduling constraints.

Customer scheduling field value descriptions

Field Description
Constraints  
Ship from Single Node Check this box to ensure that orders are shipped from a single node. this automatically checks the Line Ship from Single Node checkbox.
Line Ship from Single Node Check this box to ensure that order lines are shipped from a single node. This is disabled if the Ship from Single Node checkbox is checked.
Ship Complete Check this box to ensure that order are shipped complete. This automatically checks the Line Ship complete checkbox.
Line Ship Complete Check this box to ensure that order lines are shipped complete. This is disabled fit he Ship Complete checkbox is checked.
Inventory Controls  
Cancel Order for Inventory Shortage Check this box to cancel the backordered quantity in the event of inventory shortage.
Allow item Substitution If Inventory Is Not Available Check this box to allow item substitution if inventory for the selected item is not available.
Sourcing Controls  
Allow Scheduling Against The Node That Requires Drop Ship Chained Order Creation Check this box to allow scheduling against the node that requires a drop-shipped chained order to be created.