SAP Press Books Sample Chapter Collections – Part 2

Last week, i started a series for SAP Press Book’s sample chapters which are freely available. Not in any particular order, I will provide you descriptions and download links of each chapters available for direct download.

This week you will find links for Exceptions and Error handling in ABAP, a brief guide to Computer Aided Test Tool (CATT), Workflow Administration in SAP, SQL usage in SAP and Reporting Guide in SAP HR. Hope even the sample chapters would be useful for you. Read more

Master Data Uploads Using CATT Tool

This article explains the steps involved for uploading of master data & cutover open items by using CATT tool, which will be useful for the functional consultants with out the help of writing BDC program by the ABAP consultant.
As this CATT tool got so many advantages like:

  1. Which can be used with out any ABAP coding,
  2. Save the time at the time of implementations/ upload scenarios.
  3. Which can by done by functional consultants with out any ABAP consultants help
  4. Which can be uploaded from Development client to Testing client to get the testing sign-off and can be directly uploaded in to Production client from Development as well.
  5. To upload from Dev to Prod client we need to check RFC settings at basis module level. At t code: SCC4 this setup should be there.

The objective of this article is to explain you on step by step process to upload master data / open item data at cutover time by functional consultant himself. Read more

eCATT Equivalents of CATT Commands and Variables

At the files below you will find the list of CATT commands and their eCATT equivalents. And for the variables, CATT variables are renamed in eCATT to mainly to give them English names rather than German. The table attached below list most of the changes including the loss of CATT variable which has no equivalent in eCATT. Read more

CATT Enterprise Quick Reference Guide

This quick reference guide covers the basics on creating, changing and executing the CATT scripts in various modes. The front page is divided in three sections that descibes the Main menu icon functionality. The second section describes the how to maintain a script and the various screen components. The last section simple explains the CATT line item editing commands and the available function codes that can be used in enhancing your scripts. Read more

SAP CATT Variants

This quick reference quide is dedicated to creating and using CATT variants in Enterprise 4.7. The first page describes the purpose, benefits and types of variant along with how to create and maintain internal variants. The second page discusses the how to create external variants, maintenance in excel and the CATT execution screen again.

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