Get started with this new release by checking out the Finance help. Here are direct links to some of the changes:

Please note: As of May, 29th, there are additional help topics available. Below, they are marked with an asterisk (*).

Finance (General)

Key Concepts in Finance

The "Accounting Principles" topic is new. - https://help.sap.com/viewer/6b39bd1d0e5e4099a5b65d835c29c696/LATEST/en-US/50f1192d60274ed29eb0985bf46086df.html 

Management Accounting and Margin Analysis

Overhead Accounting

The following new topics are available:

Predictive Accounting

*Examples showing how predictive accounting based on sales orders that undergo different changes, for example, a sales order item is added, changed or deleted. - Start here: https://help.sap.com/viewer/bd39d476d1e34b48afed98759286efd6/latest/en-US/5a8cdccda23348919ddfa8d3c208c0e7.html

Accounting and Financial Close

General Ledger Accounting

Joint Venture Accounting (JVA)

The "Rules for Substitution/Validation" topic describes how a user can create substitution/validation rules for JVA. - https://help.sap.com/viewer/6f70d5966f2b492ea7378cd1da305f42/LATEST/en-US/1de4c0460c414b89ae545dbac06425dd.html

Asset Accounting

Treasury Management

Cash and Liquidity Management (and Invoice Management)

Payments and Bank Communications

*Advanced payment management is now available. - https://help.sap.com/viewer/b8e68a90bfff4ff0906d5db5342bdece/latest/en-US/2945c7d799ac46f0bdb0267f9fd7a289.html

Treasury and Risk Management

An overview table now lists the archiving objects in Treasury and Risk Management - https://help.sap.com/viewer/e5ec5859d8e54df98492d80564a734c0/Latest/en-US/f8ba83ff72c04364b2162459761ee521.html

Financial Operations

Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable Accounting

SAP Credit Management

SAP Collections Management

*The new Collections Management reporting app is available on the launchpad, embedded with SAP Analytics Cloud. - https://help.sap.com/viewer/918bca53037f408f91a2295d04ac16bc/latest/en-US/f00bbe0c9045469f9771f04a18da9191.html

Bank Statement Processing

The structure of the Cloud documentation has changed a bit. Now, the "Bank Statement Processing" sub-structure gives an overview of all relevant app descriptions and topics. Start here: https://help.sap.com/viewer/LATEST/918bca53037f408f91a2295d04ac16bc/en-US/e042e6cb0bae4718ba0e025825f73e88.html

Invoice Management

For additional topics, also check under "Cash and Liquidity Management".

Video Library for Finance

The following changes have been made in the Video Library for Finance (https://help.sap.com/viewer/6b39bd1d0e5e4099a5b65d835c29c696/Latest/en-US/7640423ccc9a4f43830433ab66c2f9c0.html):

  • The Video Library for Finance has been restructured to account for the ever-growing number of how-to videos. The library includes nearly a dozen new videos, many of them on tax-related topics and on machine learning in bank account maintenance.
  • You can now use the “Search within Video” feature to search for certain key words in videos in English and German.
  • We provide all videos with captions in the SAP S/4HANA Cloud languages.
  • Some videos have been recreated in other languages, for example in German and Russian:

Videos in German

·   Hauptbuchbelege buchen: https://help.sap.com/viewer/0fa84c9d9c634132b7c4abb9ffdd8f06/2002.500/de-DE/950f8054747b053de10000000a441470.html

·   Buchungskreisübergreifender Handelsprozess für Devisengeschäfte: https://help.sap.com/viewer/e5ec5859d8e54df98492d80564a734c0/Latest/de-DE/1508da531198434de10000000a174cb4.html

Video in Russian

Introducing the Manage Fixed Assets App: https://help.sap.com/viewer/3e5fcf2c768746049b5627bd5a42f720/Latest/ru-RU/aec7ecb2ee11437bbbc2041572be9612.html

What else is new in this release?

To see all changes in SAP S/4HANA Cloud 2005, please read the What's New information or open the What's New Viewer.

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