MONAT is a standard field within SAP Table BSIK that stores Posting Period information.
You might choose, for example, to divide your fiscal year into 12
periods can be updated. You define how a fiscal year is divided into
year, entered manually.
example, 13-16 or 14-16) can be used as special
period within the fiscal year. A maximum of 16
periods (per calendar month) or 13 periods (every four weeks).
special period is to be updated instead of the last period of a fiscal
Below is the list of attribute values for this field including its length, data type, description text, associated data element , search help etc... You could also view this information on your SAP system if you enter the table name BSIK or data element MONAT into the relevant SAP transaction such as SE11 or SE80.
|Short Description:||Fiscal Period...See data element details|
|Position of field in table:||18|
|Used for foreign key relationship so that entries are restricted to those that appear within the primary key of the check table.|
|Internal type(i.e. C,I,N):||Assigned at Data Element level, See MONAT|
|Internal Length(in Bytes):||Assigned at Data Element level, See MONAT|
|Can field have NULL value?:||Yes|
|Data Element / Component Type:||MONAT|
|Reference field for currency/qty fields:|
|Data type/ Length / Decimals||See data element details|
|Origin of Search help:||No input help exists|
|No input help exists for this field.
|Search help attached to field:|
|Is field a table (i.e. nested table):||Yes|
|Depth for structured types:||N/A|
|Component Type:||Built-in type|
|Is allocated Language Field?:||N/A|
|If a table/structure contains more than 1 language field (i.e. data type LANG) this flag denotes which one is used for the text language
|Object Referenced type:||No Information stored|