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Smartforms Programming: Step by Step Training

This training presentation provides step by step instruction of Smartforms in SAP. Topics from the document is as below:

  • Smartform Creation
  • Graphics in Smartform
  • Form interface in Smartform
  • Global definition and Program lines
  • Tables in SMARTFORMS

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SAP ABAP Material: Learning Programming from Ground Up

This ABAP Training material, seems to be documented from various sources by author, would be a good reference for the the absolute beginner. The training explains SAP ABAP from the ground up starting with the absolute basics – with no previous experience necessary. The following are the key sections covered from this guide;

  1. Data Dictionary Objects
    • Data Base Tables
    • Views
    • Structures
    • Data Elements
    • Domains
    • Search helps
    • Lock objects
    • Primary Key and Foreign Key
    • Table Maintenance Generator
  2. Internal Tables
    • Internal Tables Introduction
    • Declaring Internal Table
    • Populating Internal Table
    • Processing Internal Table
    • Initializing Internal Tables
  3. Moduralization Techniques
    • Macros
    • Sub-routines
    • Function Module
  4. REPORTS
    • Classical
    • Interactive
    • Abap list viewer (ALV)
  5. BDC – Batch Data Communication
    • Session method
    • Call Transaction Method
    • LSMW
  6. Module pool Programming
    • Screen painter
    • Menu painter
  7. Forms
    • Scripts
    • Smart forms
  8. Cross-Aplications
    • ALE & IDOCS
    • BAPI’s
    • BADI’s
    • User Exists
  9. Miscellaneous Topics
    • Correction & Transport request (CTS)
    • Transport Organizer
    • Work Bench Request
    • Task Creation
    • Release Objects
    • SAP Memory & ABAP Memory
    • SD Flow
    • MM Flow

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ABAP Lecture Slides for Refreshers

In this post, you will find links to a set of 16 training lecture slides for ABAP Refreshers for each of the following covered topics:

  • Lecture 1: Introduction To SAP Development Workbench And ABAP
  • Lecture 2: Reading Database Tables
  • Lecture 3: The ABAP Data Dictionary
  • Lecture 4: Local Data Types And Definitions
  • Lecture 5: Assigning Values Calculations Conversions Control Statements Debugging
  • Lecture 6: Internal Tables
  • Lecture 7: Reporting Logical Databases
  • Lecture 8 Reporting Formatting Output
  • Lecture 9 Reporting Interactive Part A
  • Lecture 10 Reporting Interactive Part B
  • Lecture 11 Subroutines Function Modules
  • Lecture 12 Advanced Internal Tables
  • Lecture 13 ABAP Objects
  • Lecture 14 Web Dynpro For ABAP
  • Lecture 15 Alv Grid Control
  • Lecture 16 SAP Query Quickviewer

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ABAP for Beginners

Don’t know anything about SAP or ABAP ? Never seen ABAP code before and you think it is too difficult for a beginner ? A consultant from Accenture Consulting Company like you shares his experiments in this document.

The author aims to help the beginners to learn the basis of the ABAP code, with a lot of easy examples and not forgetting the little details that often are missing in the specialized texts.

  • How to create a new program
  • Variables and constants: Types of data, Data definition
  • Working with strings
  • Working with strings: Features, Example
  • Control instructions: IF instruction, Case instruction
  • Loops: DO/ENDDO, LOOP/ENDLOOP, WHILE/ENDWHILE
  • Tables: Internal tables, Database tables, Example
  • Parameters and Selection-Screen: Parameters, Select-options, Selection-screen, Example
  • Form and functions
  • Error messages
  • OUTPUT: Simple view, ALV view, ALV view in POPUP
  • File: Declaration, Upload a file from UNIX, Upload a file from DOS, Download a file in UNIX, Download a file in DOS,
  • ABAP Debugger

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Simplify the Translation Process with Hovitaga Translation Tool

This free report helps a lot with translation of ABAP developments. Many times it is time consuming to find out what exactly needs to be translated. Let’s say a business analysts sends you the German equivalents of all the English texts on a screen. How do you know what to translate? Text symbols of the report? Data element labels? Message classes? Screen painter texts?

This report makes easy to find this out. Simply enter filter criteria to select the objects to translate. The report can search for objects based on TADIR and based on the CTS too (table E071).
I’ve created a simple test report called ZTRANSLATION_TEST for translation from English to German:
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How to Use LSMW ? Yet Another Step by Step Guide For Beginners

LSMW is one of SAP’s best data conversion and master data creation tools. It is available for most R/3 master and transactional data. LSMW can be used for most conversion and migration tasks and can be accomplished with standard functionality. With a little ABAP coding, you can use LSMW for more complex data conversion activities.

The information below will walk you through the process of creating a simple LSMW. Once you’ve done this you’ll be able to see how useful the tool can be and how LSMW is the right choice for most conversion and migration!

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LSMW Steps for Uploading General Ledger (GL) Master Data in SAP

Not broken into much details but if you are familiar with LSMW Tool, this document will be handy for you to manage uploading General Ledger Master Data in SAP. This document comprises of two parts, in first part author demonstrate recording tool with creating dummy GL Master Data, and then in the second part you maintain famous 14 steps of LSMW tool. Short notes and clear screenshots are provided for each step.
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