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Category: Q&A

How to download records from database table into CSV file?

When you need to download records from database table into CSV file, you need to tweak a bit around to get the final file, because SAP does not provide straightforward function on how to do it. So, how to download records from database table into CSV file? Here is how you do it.

How to change record in database table using debugger?

Sometimes you need to change specific database record but you don’t have ability to edit record in database directly using edit button, because database table has defined Delivery and Maintenance parameter to ‘Display/Maintenance Not Allowed’. In such case you can do the small hack using Debugger. How to change record in database table using debugger?

How to Run ABAP Program in Background Manually? (Easy Way)

Sometimes your program may contain logic that must run long time. In such case, you can’t easily run it by pressing ‘Execute’ program, because SAP has defined maximum number of seconds that is able to run any programs this way (it’s called foreground processing). In such case, you must execute the program differently. You have...

How to Run ABAP Program in Background Manually?

Sometimes your program may contain logic that must run long time. In such case, you can’t easily run it by pressing ‘Execute’ program, because SAP has defined maximum number of seconds that is able to run any programs this way (it’s called foreground processing). In such case, you must execute the program differently. You have...

How to Import Objects to SAP System?

When you will have to use this? Whenever you need to add to your SAP system objects or software, which was developed on different system, you need to import it to your system. Then you are able to use it on your own system as well. This is one of the ways how your customer imports your developed...

How to export objects from SAP system?

Once you are done with development of your software on SAP system, you need to export it. You will need to do this either if you want to send developed software to your customer’s system or you just want to keep the project backed up in local drive. In this post you will find detailed step-by-step...

SAP Trial license expired? How to prolong SAP Trial license?

SAP Netweaver Trial offers free access to the system for 3 months. After this period of time you can get access for next 3 months (and repeat this procedure each time, your license expires). How to prolong SAP Trial license? In this article you will find out, how you do it in 12 easy to follow...

How much time it takes to learn ABAP?

How much time it takes to learn ABAP?

Few days ago I was responding to exactly the same question of one guy: “How much time it takes to learn ABAP?“. The answer depends on many attributes. I was mentoring one colleague, who was total fresher in ABAP, but very smart and in 1 and half month, she was able to work on building...