SAP BODS: Error Message: Repository does not contain object for type .

A common process of updating a production BODS environment has been interrupted by the following error while attempting to get a latest version of an object from the Central Repository: Error Message: Repository <repo_name> does not contain object <sy> for type <Functio
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SAP BODS: How to use Data Services Reverse Pivot Transformation

The information for this tutorial was collected from following website. The Reverse Pivot transformation combines data from several rows into one row by creating new columns. For each unique value in a pivot axis column and each selected pivot column, Data Services produces a column i
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SAP BODS: DATA_BUFFER_EXCEEDED error

After creating a new Datastore I ran in to a problem where the extractor would throw an error Error calling RFC function to get table data: <RFC_ABAP_EXCEPTION-(Exception_Key: DATA_BUFFER_EXCEEDED, SY-MSGTY: E, SY-MSGID: FL, SY-MSGNO: 046)>.  After doing a little bit of research
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SAP BODS: Data Integrator Supplement for SAP

Attached to the post is a great overview document that identifies custom configurations that are required to facilitate specific functionality required by the BODS extractors from any given SAP system. The Chapters in the document include: Chapter 2: Data Integrator in the SAP R/3 Env
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SAP ABAP: Send Email with attached Internal Table XLS file

Below you will find a quick guide of how to set up a FM in your system that will take as input an internal table, convert that table in to XLS format and send out an email with the attachment. Add the appropriate import parameters. Add appropriate table parameters. if recepients[] is
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SAP ABAP: E-mail ABAP Report List Output in HTML Format

Code sample for emailing ABAP report list output as HTML email. Note this doesn’t support ALV GRID reports. This has been implemented as a Function Module interface.
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SAP: SD & FI – Accounting Document not Generated when creating SD Billing document

While creating standard SD Billing Documents with references to either Sales Order/Deliveries I kept running in to a problem: the dialog message at the bottom of the screen kept displaying the VF050 message “Document 90596335 saved (no accounting document generated).“. I&#
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SAP ABAP: Check if you’re in the production environment using a FM

There comes a time when I am writing a program that I don’t want executed in any of the production environments [ie: like a data load that I would only allow to run in the DEV or QA systems].  There’s an obvious way to check which system ID you’re running on, but a b
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Regular Expressions (Regex) and its use in ABAP

A useful post that I found online [link] originally written by Christian Jianelli. For testing Regex without coding you can use the ABAP program DEMO_REGEX_TOY. Even in ABAP Regular Expressions (Regex) is not a new issue. ABAP supports regular expressions as of Release 7.00, released
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SAP Enterprise Portal: setting up self registration

The steps involved in setting up the self registration process are relatively simple.  You need to have administrative access and perform the following steps: Enabling Self Registration Log in with administrative credentials Navigate to System Administration – System Configurati
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