How to Read an Uploaded Excel File in SAP ABAP

Oct 20, 2020

ABAP and the SAP NetWeaver Core has struggled for some time to offer modern functionality, such as interacting with MS Excel file formats. However, it is easily possible to read data from an Excel file in SAP ABAP. Here is how.

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How To Save Screenshots in SAP ABAP

Oct 19, 2020

This short blog post contains an ABAP snippet that allows saving a screenshot to the SAP ERP user's hard drive, using the well-known class CL_GUI_FRONTEND_SERVICES.

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How To Activate a Business Function in SAP ERP

Jul 13, 2017

Activating Business Functions in SAP ERP can be a challenging task. Since the effects are often irreversible, it is very important for SAP consultants to understand what a Business Function is, what it does and how to handle the activation of business functions.

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How To Become an SAP Consultant

Jul 11, 2017

Becoming a successful SAP consultant is a very desirable goal for anyone thinking about a career in the software industry. In this article, I will describe my own path towards SAP consultant and give some useful tips and hints for your own career.

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SAP: How to Find User Exits for Transactions

Feb 16, 2017

As ABAP developers, we work with user exits a lot. Their big advantage is the possibility to modify the behavior of standard SAP ERP programs without actually doing a modification. Consequently, it is very important to know which user exits are available for certain transactions. In this posting, I’ll show you a few ways to find user exits for transactions in SAP ERP.

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