Before the scorecard can be defined in detail, we need to change the period for which it is valid. As the initial period is default set to the current date, we need to specify that the desired initial period is January 2004 (format: 001.2004).
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For more details, see
Chapter 220.127.116.11 'Determination of the General Scorecard Structure', page 65
Hint: Unfortunately you need to set the initial period to 001.2004 every time you change the scorecard or any of its elements!
C. Composing a Scorecard General Structure