F.05 Foreign Currency Valuation BDIFF not empty

Hi gurus,
When we execute F.05 transaction for November 2008 we have the same
amount in our output list in columns "old difference" and "new
difference", no amount for posting. Before this error we have executed F.05 and reseted
the postings with F.05, and now when we wanted to execute it again we
got this problem, nothing to post.
We can see in BSID-BDIFF and also in BSEG-BDIFF that the amount of calculated variances for
November is present.
Can you help us with suggestions of how to clear this field.
Best regards,
Marina
Edited by: Marina Sokol on Dec 11, 2008 10:45 AM

Dear,
We have met the same problem, do you get the resolution?
Could you share with us?
Kathy

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