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Connection Logon / Logoff (1)
Click Logon to log on to an SAP development system. "Online Services" will be available after user logs on. Click Logoff to disconnect from the SAP system.
Import transactions from SHDB recording / Import transactions from SM35 session (2)
Click these buttons to import transactions from SHDB or SM35 sessions. BIG Code Generator reads sessions from all clients within the SAP system (client-independently).
Import field widths (3)
Optional (if you don't Import field widths and you are connected to an SAP system, you will be prompted to automatically retrieve widths every time you click on Generate Program). Before obtaining fields width, you should have completed the following steps:
After this, click the button Import field widths.
Publish last program generated / Publish local program (4)
Click the first button to publish the last program that you generated. The second button lets you publish a local program which resides on your hard-disk or network as a plain text file.
BIG End-User (5)
BDC session editor / Z-data errors table editor. It allows you to modify data in existing SAP BDC sessions or errors batch (BIG format). For BDC edition only operates on SAP release 4.0 or higher (SAP R/3 previous than 4.0 does not allow download/upload of sessions). Also delivered as a stand-alone application.
To get more information read BIG End-User help.
USE SECTIONS (6) AND (7) ONLY IF YOU CAN'T ESTABLISH A CONNECTION TO AN SAP SYSTEM. OTHERWISE USE SECTIONS 2 AND 3.
Manually download session + Import transaction from session or program generated by SHDB (6)
Manually run program ZGETWIDTH + Get Fields-widths for File Specification (7)
Before obtaining fields width, you should have completed the following steps:
After this, fields width can be obtained automatically: