SAP and enterprise service oriented architecture
Have you ever wanted to do a quick lookup on an RFC or BAPI interface in SAP without going through the SAP GUI? Here's how! Continue Reading
Does SAP have mass entry screens for IT 15 and 2010, where you can enter cost assignment? I'm aware of PA71, but here the activity type is mandatory, right? Is there a standard report where I can get a list of wage types and their cost assignment in... Continue Reading
I'm new in the SAP environment. Could you point me to a best practices guideline for a full SAP HR implementation? I'm looking for the do's and dont's of SAP HR and how the modules connect.Continue Reading
The static code inspector (transaction SCI) is an enhancement SAP included for the Web Application Server based releases of R/3. Here's information on how to use it!Continue Reading
You can create a dynamic table using this piece of code.Continue Reading
From time to time I have problems counting the number of items handled in the main SAPScript form window in SAP. I've tried various logics but had to finally modify the print program, calling the form, to do things based on the number of items ...Continue Reading
Here's a method for cutting down runtime of ABAP programs with more efficient use of nested loops.Continue Reading
Get a VBFA table shortlist of all the relating document numbers from supplying Order, Delivery, Invoice etc.Continue Reading
Here are the details on how to install LSMW onto a mini Basis system, and hopefully avoid any heartache.Continue Reading
I have tried to activate WS00000038, but the flows stops at the first task after the purchase req has been released? What am I missing?Continue Reading
Now, all four in Group B have rights to execute the WI. Based on WI text, one among Group B reserved it (At this point, he is the only one selected agent). After a while, he REPLACED the workitem. According to my scenario, the workitem should be ...Continue Reading
How to change the local Work Directory of SAP GUI.Continue Reading
Creating a program from a recording is sometimes difficult as data is in one client and ability to create the program is in another.Continue Reading
In releases prior to R/3 4.5 it was only possible to configure the transport route to go from system to system.Continue Reading
Using the procedure described in this tip, you can actually perform a user switch within any ABAP program.Continue Reading
As laptops replace more PCs, companies must have a support program. This tip delves into various issues a company must consider when switching to laptops.Continue Reading
An error claims, "Error authenticating to SAP host: com.sap.mw.jco.JCO$Exception: (103) RFC_ERROR_LOGON_FAILURE: User XXXXXXXX has no RFC authorization for function group SYST." Does this mean the user does not have RFC call rights?Continue Reading
An exception error is appearing during execution despite no problems in compilation. Expert Austin Sincock offers some advice.Continue Reading
Which is the most preferred way of connecting to SAP R/3?Continue Reading
This tip works like the MS Word spell checker.Continue Reading
Many ABAP developers are looking for ways to dynamically populate data from the database into a dynamic work area and dynamic internal table structure.Continue Reading
This will help you quickly re-enter previously used data in fields by keeping a local history for most of the fields that you usually use.Continue Reading
You can logon to SAPNet -R/3 FrontEnd without using transaction OSS1. This way you don't have to open an SAP session just to log on to SAPNet.Continue Reading
This process saves you from re-entering data manually in SM59 after a system refresh.Continue Reading
You can freeze transports by simply creating a file in the bin directory called T_OFF.ALL.Continue Reading
There are times when we need a list of active internal tables while we are debugging a standard SAP program, or any ABAP code for that matter.Continue Reading
Austin Sincock offers the SAP URL where you can download the SDK for RFC.Continue Reading
A lengthy error message suggests problems in establishing RFC connections. Expert Austin Sincock offers advice.Continue Reading
The J2EE engine is interfering with cluster operations. Expert Austin Sincock rides to the rescue.Continue Reading
Occassionally your developers will want you to import a lot of transports back into your QA.Continue Reading
Here is how to create a dynamic internal table in a program.Continue Reading
Whether an input-help is displayed as search help control or an R/3 dialog box is determined by the F4 help system/user-specific ActiveX settings.Continue Reading
Sometimes if a program has a lot of variants, it might be difficult to look them up one by one.Continue Reading
This code is helpful when you want to fill your screen values with values selected by a user and stored as a variant.Continue Reading
Are you tired of those same authorization objects showing up as yellow lights every time you enter a new transaction code?Continue Reading
If you need to retrieve long texts for a particular infotype, this is the way to go.Continue Reading
I want to extract text-based information from SAP directly at the Oracle level. I dont know how should go about it. Can you offer some suggestions?Continue Reading
Here's how to get the output of a standard report into an internal table without Import/Export.Continue Reading
I got this comment from Tamit on reply to a last month's question: "This is not a question but a possible answer to the query: Error message EA(408): 'interface for the function xxx is incorrect'.Continue Reading
If you were doing a transport and had to kill it halfway, you may have a problem. Here's how to restart the transport.Continue Reading
I need some guidance on the best practices for implementing the EDI inbound 820 into SAP. I am having a hard time finding some good solid documentation. I have read OSS note 513071 and know how to set up the REMADV IDoc. However, I'm not sure what ...Continue Reading
The question is how do we handle this scenario in SAP in terms of BOM setting, capacity requirement planning of the injection molding machine and production order handling? Shall we put A and B as two line items in the sales order?Continue Reading
Here's a way to determine the technical name of any table of an ODS Object.Continue Reading
Sometimes you're not permitted to create a program in a client where all data is present. Here's how to get around it.Continue Reading
This report uploads the contents to any customer table (Z*) from an excel source file.Continue Reading
You can view the BEx details on all clients who ever connects to a BW system by using viewing this table.Continue Reading
Retrieving table content with the SAP .NET connector is very difficult. Not so with this handy little dll!Continue Reading
I am an SAP Consultant with seven years of experience mainly in the oil sector. My areas of expertise is around FI, MM and integration experience with SD, PM and PS. I have worked with Business workflow and limited HR as well. Can I move on to SAP ...Continue Reading
Under some circumstances we need to find out who has done what in R/3 system over a period of time.Continue Reading
You can do the table manipulations in SE16.Continue Reading
I have been in SAP Basis for 7 years, 5 years in consulting company and 2 years in an end-user company. With the difficult job market now, I still have 2 choices: Go with a permanent job in a small environment (less chance to grow but secure) or a ...Continue Reading
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