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ERP/2.50/Developers Guide/Database Model/org.openbravo.model.common.enterprise/AD OrgType



An organization can be a Legal Entity (with and without accounting), a Business Unit or neither of both.
You can also select if transactions are allowed or not for this organization type.

This table contains the following columns:

Name Nullable Data Type Description
AD_Orgtype_ID NVARCHAR2(32)Defines the Organization Type
AD_Client_ID NVARCHAR2(32)Client for this installation.
AD_Org_ID NVARCHAR2(32)Organizational entity within client
IsActive NCHAR(1)A flag indicating whether this record is available for use or de-activated.
Created NDATEThe date that this record is completed.
CreatedBy NVARCHAR2(32)User who created this records
Updated NDATEx not implemented
UpdatedBy NVARCHAR2(32)User who updated this records
IsDefault NCHAR(1)A value that is shown whenever a record is created.
Name NVARCHAR2(60)A non-unique identifier for a record/document often used as a search tool.
Description YVARCHAR2(255)A space to write additional related information.
IsLegalEntity NCHAR(1)An organization which is a legal corporation.
IsBusinessUnit NCHAR(1)An organization with its independent accounts. It belongs, with other business units, to a legal organization.
IsTransactionsAllowed NCHAR(1)Defines if transactions are allowed for the organization type
IsAcctLegalEntity NCHAR(1)Defines if the Legal Entity has accounting

Other Info

Check constraints

These are the check constraints for this table:



These are the indexes for this table (for each index there is a list of all the columns included within it):




Organization Type

Each organization belongs to an organization type defined in the system



Foreign key column to AD_Client table, (column: AD_Client_ID)

Validation Rule AD_Client Security validation: Clients with user access rights. With the following code:

AD_Client.AD_Client_ID IN (@#User_Client@)



Foreign key column to AD_Org table, (column: AD_Org_ID)

Validation Rule AD_Org Security validation: Organizations of the Client with user acces rights. With the following code:

(@AD_Client_ID@='0' AND AD_Org.AD_Org_ID='0') OR (@AD_Client_ID@!='0' AND ((AD_Org.AD_Client_ID IN (@#User_Client@) AND AD_Org.AD_Org_ID IN (@#User_Org@)) OR AD_Org.AD_Org_ID='0' AND AD_Org.IsSummary='N'))



There are two methods of making records unavailable in the system: One is to delete the record, the other is to de-activate the record. A de-activated record is not available for selection, but available for reporting. There are two reasons for de-activating and not deleting records:
(1) The system requires the record for auditing purposes.
(2) The record is referenced by other records. E.g., you cannot delete a Business Partner, if there are existing invoices for it. By de-activating the Business Partner you prevent it from being used in future transactions.


Creation Date

The Created field indicates the date that this record was created.


Created By

Foreign key column to AD_User table, (column: AD_User_ID)

Reference Table AD_User



The Updated field indicates the date that this record was updated.


Updated By

Foreign key column to AD_User table, (column: AD_User_ID)

Reference Table AD_User



The Default Checkbox indicates if this record will be used as a default value.



A more descriptive identifier (that does need to be unique) of a record/document that is used as a default search option along with the search key (that is unique and mostly shorter). It is up to 60 characters in length.



A description is limited to 255 characters.


Legal Entity

An organization which is a legal corporation.

Callout: SL_LegalEntity_Acct

This element is linked to a callout.

It is implemented by org.openbravo.erpCommon.ad_callouts.SL_LegalEntity_Acct Java class.


Business Unit

An organization with its independent accounts. It belongs, with other business units, to a legal organization.


Transactions Allowed

A transaction made by an organization is, for example, an invoice.


Legal Entity with accounting

A Legal Entity can be defined to have accounting or not. A Legal Entity without accounting is useful when the installation does not have the accounting configured (i.e., fiscal calendar, periods, accounting schemas...)


Related tables

Tables that link this table:


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