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  • Updating the absence infotype

    I need to update the absence infotype record with the attachment after the employee's leave request is approved by the manager. I have the attachment in my workflow work item. I can extract the attachment from workflow using Function Module (FM) "...  Continue Reading

  • Refreshing dynamic columns

    In the business workplace the refresh button in the workflow inbox is not refreshing the dynamic columns. How can we set it to refresh the dynamic columns?  Continue Reading

  • Clearing pending workflow items

    Is there a way to clear/complete pending workflow items? We just went live and we have discovered some bugs. As a result of the bugs we have some processes which show as a pending workflow. We have processed the changes using the GUI and now we ...  Continue Reading

  • Why connect Java programs to the SAP system?

    What is the role of Java in SAP and why do we connect Java programs to the SAP System? I do have some real time programming experience with Java but now I have since switched to SAP ABAP. I'm not familiar with Java as it pertains to SAP systems. ...  Continue Reading

  • Viewing a list of SAP interfaces

    Is there a way to view a list of SAP interfaces such as RFC, BAPI and ALE?  Continue Reading

  • RFC timeout problems

    I have a WEB/AS based R/3 Internet sales RFC call calling to a 4.6D (Basis 620) R/3 system. My problem is with RFC timeouts; what is the default value and how can I change it? There is nothing that I can modify on the WEB/AS ICM admin side. Is there...  Continue Reading

  • Migrating SAP CRM 4.0

    How do I migrate SAP CRM 4.0 with J2EE, IPC and Trex? I am worried because CRM 4.0 is 620 and the latest migration CD comes with 620/640.  Continue Reading

  • SAPgui disconnection problem

    We are having a problem with clients disconnecting from the SAPgui. They are attempting to connect to a Solaris/Unix server through a firewall. We have found that the connection to the Wintel server is fine, but not the UNIX server. Clients on the ...  Continue Reading

  • Building a new PRD system from an online backup

    We currently run SAP R/3 on an Oracle 10.2 and are upgrading to ERP 2005 (Unicode conversion). Our Basis team has now made us aware that they are intending to build the new PRD system from an online backup with two days transactions rolled in using ...  Continue Reading

  • Generating an SAP installation key

    I am installing a new an SAP NetWeaver, Development Subscription and am at the SAPinst point of requiring the Solution Manager Key. I have read SAP note 805390 but do not understand how to get the key.  Continue Reading