SAP Portal 7.3: Creating Custom Layouts

SAP Portal 7.3 is out and ready to be played with. A simple how-to guide for creating a custom Layout can be examined in the attached PDF document.  The creation and deployment process is quite straight forward.  One step that I had an issue with is adding the new layout to the list o
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SAP Gateway Installation Guide

This document outlines the steps required in setting up a local version of an Hyper-V SAP system with a trial Gateway instance. One of the more important components outlined in this document is the process of requesting a new sap license [SLICENSE] which is done by going to the follow
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SAP: upgrade your tp version

Problem: you’re updating one of your SAP components and run in to a SAP Note that asks – “ensure that the latest version of tp r3trans is installed”. For the purpose of this example lets assume that the latest version of the required tp r3trans is X.  So in ord
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SAP: Enterprise Portal related Business Packages

A list of packages can be found and downloaded by following below reference links: Go to service.sap.com Select SAP Support Portal Select Software Downloads Select Support Packages and Patches Select Browse our Download Catalog Select SAP Application Components Select SAP ERP Select S
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Flex & SAP: SAP Gateway as dataService plugin

Follow these steps in order to set up SAP GAteway as one of the data service objects in your Adobe Flex builder. Prerequisites Fully installed version of Adobe Flex builder version 4.5 Installation instructions Download the SAP Gateway plug-in from Adobe [link here] Start Flex Builder
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SAP: sure way to configure saplogon.ini

There are lots of post on locations where SAP Pad picks up the saplogon.ini file.  Without resorting to those and relying on guess work follow below instructions to identify where the SAP Logon Pad picks up your system information. Open SAP Logon Pad Do one of the following to bring u
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SAP: Enterprise Portal: Reset/Reload PCD object

When updating PCD with new objects one might run in to a problem with cashing/ghosting [old objects remaining active].  Two simple methods that would allow you to counteract this problem are: Restart SAP Enterprise Portal Restart one of dependant Portal Application In my scenario I ne
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Protected: SAP: IDES ECC6 [EHP5] – bypass devaccess check

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SAP: ALV grid Field Catalog [ref_table] SAPLSKBH & [source code of program ” “] error

I’ve came across a strange error that occurred while building an SAP ALV grid.  After calling the create_dynamic_table method of the CL_ALV_TABLE_CREATE object the program throws a hard error complaining about a blank program call in SAPLSKBH . After spending some time debugging
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SAP: EDI: Conversion of External Tax Rate

T076M is a standard SAP table available within R/3 SAP systems depending on your version and release level. Below is the standard documentation available for this table and a few details of the fields which make up this table. Transaction: OBCD can be used to maintain the contents.
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