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Oracle E-Business Suite 12 Financials Cookbook

By : Yemi Onigbode
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Oracle E-Business Suite 12 Financials Cookbook

By: Yemi Onigbode

Overview of this book

Oracle EBS Financials Suite is a solution that provides out-of-the-box features to meet global financial reporting and tax requirements with one accounting, tax, banking, and payments model and makes it easy to operate shared services across businesses and regions. Have you ever wondered how the EBS Financials modules integrate with each other, and do you want to know how this is done quickly? If so, this book is for you. You may have read about what EBS financials does, but with this book on your work desk you will see how to do it. The Oracle E-Business Suite 12 Financials Cookbook will enable you to taste the core functionalities of the main modules using bite size recipes. Each recipe is organized in a way that will enable you to learn the core steps to perform in a key business scenario; it then dives deeper into concepts and scenarios. Discover scenario-based recipes, designed to help you understand how the end-to-end processes within EBS R12 Financials modules are linked together, through touch points. With each chapter, this book develops a full business end-to-end scenario to cover the financial modules. You will start by creating items in Inventory, and then purchase items in Procurement. Then you will move on to entering supplier invoices and paying them in Payables and creating and managing assets. See how items are sold and shipped to customers in Order Management, and how funds are received from customer in Receivables. Manage cash and transfer transactions to General Ledger, and then close periods.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Oracle E-Business Suite 12 Financials Cookbook
About the Author
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Depreciating assets

Assets need to be depreciated based on defined depreciation methods. In this recipe, we will look at how to run depreciation and close a period.

Getting ready

Log in to Oracle E-Business Suite R12 with the username and password assigned to you by the System Administrator. If you are working on the Vision demonstration database, you can use OPERATIONS/WELCOME as the USERNAME/PASSWORD.

Run the following reports to check if all assets are assigned to the correct expense accounts and books:

  • Assets Not Assigned to Any Cost Centers Listing

  • Assets Not Assigned to Any Books Listing

How to do it...

Let's list the steps required to run depreciation:

  1. 1. Select the Assets responsibility.

  2. 2. Navigate to Depreciation | Run Depreciation.

  3. 3. In the Book field, select ACME CORP.

  4. 4. The Period is automatically entered.

  5. 5. Select the Close Period checkbox to close the period. Once a period is closed, it cannot be reopened.

  6. 6. Click on the Run button.

  7. 7. In the Caution dialog box, select the OK...