SAP: logging table changes

When a table is configured there is an option to log the changes that are done to the information. You can then check who mad the changes and when the change took place by running report RSVTPROT.
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ABAP Runtime Analysis – variant setup

Runtime analysis can be used to quickly get to the bottom of which tables are referenced during a transaction/program/function-module call. I like running SM30 over ST22 because you get a nicer presentation of what tables were hit.  ST22 tends to bee too detailed in majority of my sce
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SAP: WE20 partner set up “Please enter a permitted partner number”

A new inbound IDOC failed to process with a “EDI: Partner profile not available” error. I’ve attempted to set up a new partner but failed to do so due to the “Please enter a permitted partner number” error when using WE20 transaction and setting up a new
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SAP: STMS transport stuck

When coming across a situation where thetransprts are stalling/hanging in the STMS queue there are a few things that you can do: The fist and most obvious course of action is to contact your Basis support team. Given that you are reading this article you probably wanted or were forced
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SAP: deleted users [when/who]?

Actions that are done to a user profile, be that creation, modification or deletion are tracked in a table USH04. The field PROFS will reflect each of the actions referencing the following characters: A: add M: modify D: delete Simply enter the user you are interested in and see what
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SAP GUI: enable/disable input field history on text fields

This is sort of a usless but still somewhat interesting fact: I ran in to a problem where a user wasn’t able to see his history when he entered data in to his sap gui.  It didn’t matter which field it was every time he would re-login he would not see the data he entered ju
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SAP: set a printer to print on a Single Side

By default SAP printers are set up to print pages based on printer’s default settings.  To change that behaviour and control how the data is printed you can do the following: Execute transaction: SPAD Select your output device and enter the configuration screen On a 4.6C version
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SAP: List of tables pertaining to Transport Requests

TABNAME Description E070 Change & Transport System: Header of Requests/Tasks E070A Change & Transport System: Attributes of a Request E070C CTS: Source/Target Client of Requests/Tasks E070CREATE Change & Transport System: Creation Date of Request E070CTV Generated Table fo
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SAP: Favorites and Links

All information about user set up – like favorites and links – are stored in system tables. So if you want to take a look how the information is layed out just hit se16 and take a look at the following tables. SMEN_BUFFC: stores favorites informatoin COLUMN-UNAME will disp
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UltraEdit Backup Files

I love workign with UltraEdit though there is one thing that always annoys me.  Every time I update the contents of a file the program creates a backup file in the same   directory.  Well for those of you who run in to the same problem here’s how you go about fixing this is
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