A Release Indicator is assigned to an external purchasing order at the time of process with the help of release code. And during this process system sets that which specific release indicator will be defined along with the customizing facility of purchasing.
Following are the Cases to determine release indicator:
1. When an item is changed or replaced with the material planning or purchasing and handled after the commencement of the release process.
2. Release Indicator is determine at the time of determination of a new strategy and any change within it or cancellation of events within the ongoing or existing releases.
3. It is called at the time of an RFC or a PO is being created along with the reference of any item.
4. One more condition is important when we used to determine release indicator and that is when the purchasing documents are released for transmission.