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SAP Best Practices Installation (100)
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S&reen o%t %t. (onfig%ration G%i#e Icons Icon Meaning (a%tion E2am le /ote Re&ommen#ation Synta2 Typographic Conventions Type Style Example text Description "or#s or &hara&ters that a ear on the s&reen. =aria0le %ser entry. Example text E9AMP:E 3E93 Em hasi8e# 1or#s or hrases in 0o#y te2t5 titles of gra hi&s an# ta0les. F2+ Example text EXAMPLE TEXT or the Example text <Example text> E2a&t %ser entry. /ames of elements in the system. 3hese in&l%#e re ort names5 rogram names5 transa&tion &o#es5 ta0le names5 an# in#i.SAP AG Page 3 of 13 . (ross-referen&es to other #o&%mentation.aria0les an# arameters as 1ell as names of installation5 % gra#e an# #ata0ase tools.DE. . 3hese are 1or#s or &hara&ters that yo% enter in the system e2a&tly as they a ear in the #o&%mentation.SAP Best Practices SAP $est Pra&ti&es )nstallation *100+. 3his in&l%#es file an# #ire&tory names an# their aths5 messages5 so%r&e &o#e5 names of . 3hese in&l%#e fiel# names5 s&reen titles5 %sh0%ttons as 1ell as men% names5 aths an# o tions. <eys on the 'ey0oar#5 for e2am le5 f%n&tion 'eys *s%&h as ENTER 'ey.i#%al 'ey 1or#s of a rogramming lang%age5 1hen s%rro%n#e# 0y 0o#y te2t5 for e2am le5 SE:E(3 an# )/(:. Pointe# 0ra&'ets in#i&ate that yo% re la&e these 1or#s an# &hara&ters 1ith a ro riate entries.

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e to 0e &orre&te# in this ste in or#er to meet the legal re?%irements.ali# %ntil year 2010 only an# nee# to e2ten#e#. 1. 1.1.SAP AG Page > of 13 . (he&' the E%ro (%rren&y (%stomi8ing. • • Rea# the D%i&' G%i#e #o&%ment #eli.1.ali#ity of the holi#ay an# fa&tory &alen#ars nee# to 0e &he&'e# an# e2ten#e# if ne&essary. All of these a&ti. 1.e entries for all &%rren&ies that o&&%r in yo%r 0%siness transa&tions.1 Prereq isites $efore starting the installation5 &om lete the follo1ing a&ti.igation o tions.ity %sing one of the follo1ing na.ities are #es&ri0e# on the follo1ing ages. 1. A&&ess the a&ti.ities. A&&ess the a&ti.0 *se Chec!ing 1oli$ay an$ 2actory Calen$ar 3he .ere# 1ith the s e&ifi& SAP $est Pra&ti&es for SAP $%siness All-in-Ene installation. (onfig%ration G%i#e SAP Best Practices Installation 1 Preparation $efore the installation of the 0%il#ing 0lo&'5 some re aratory a&ti.1 1. (arry o%t the follo1ing ste s. 1.1.eral 0%siness f%n&tions are %sing the &alen#ar information. 3he . 3he some of the stan#ar# settings are .# Chec!ing "ogon "ang age Chec!ing C rrency 3he logon lang%age m%st 0e E/. 1.e to 0e &he&'e# a&&or#ing to the legal re?%irements of the relate# &o%ntry. 3.igation o tions.ities m%st 0e erforme#. Enter ()C*+C in the Table !iew fiel#5 an# &hoose "isplay. Se. 3he &%rren&y ta0le m%st ha. Ens%re that yo% meet the re&ommen#e# rere?%isites..ities &an only 0e erforme# man%ally5 1hile others are a%tomate#. ro C rrency C sto'i/ing (arry o%t the follo1ing ste s.ali#ity of the Holi#ay (alen#ar an# the holi#ays ha. Transaction co$e IM%&'en SM30 SAP Netweaver → General Settings → Currencies → Check Currency Codes 2. .ity %sing one of the follo1ing na. Some of these a&ti.SAP Best Practices SAP $est Pra&ti&es )nstallation *100+. )n &ase of any iss%es the stan#ar# &%stomi8ing settings ha.1.. Transaction co$e E"(A 2. En the Change !iew #Currencies$% &verview s&reen5 &he&' the &%rren&y entries for &om leteness. Con-ir'ation o.

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GAN?DATN Description <ey 3itle Ergani8ation *ser action an$ val es M'eyN (om any Sele&t Sa.e co''ent .ity %sing one of the follo1ing na. En the New Entries% &verview o.-ACT! St# (%rren&y (lient Role A%tomati& Re&or#ing of (hanges (ross-(lient E0Oe&t (hanges :i'e E.< CCC&.A$$ress *se 3he a##ress &om any is a##e# for f%rther sele&tion in maintaining a##ress #ata of &om anies. Proce$ re (arry o%t the follo1ing ste s. @. Address → 'aintain *orms o.ity5 other1ise lease ro&ee# 1ith ste 3.SD5 G$P an# so on.T>1 =&GS<S SAP $est Pra&ti&es )nstallation *100+. (onfig%ration G%i#e Description (ity :ogi&al System *ser action an$ val es MLo%r :o&ationN Sele&t the logi&al system of the &%rrent &lient Sele&t the &%rren&y of yo%r &o%ntry (%stomi8ing sele&t Define# 0efore Co''ent '+AE.SAP Best Practices 2iel$ na'e &.SAP AG Page 11 of 13 . CCCATEG&. 0. 1. 3. SAP SAP .igation o tions. CCN&C=??N" (hanges to (ross(lient (%stomi8ing an# Re ository E0Oe&ts allo1e# >. 2iel$ na'e T?T=E T?T=E-'E"? &. A&&ess the a&ti. )f the entry alrea#y e2ists5 yo% &an s'i this a&ti. Added Entries s&reen ma'e the follo1ing entries. Sa. Address 2.CC 'en Transaction co$e IM% 'en Tools → CustomiBing → ?'G → Execute ProCect SPRE Cross Application Components → SAP )usiness Partner → )usiness Partner → )asic Settings → *orms o.e yo%r settings. (he&' 1hether an entry G(om anyP e2ists. En the Change !iew #Titles @)usiness Address ServicesA$% &verview s&reen &hoose New Entries.R5 .# Maintaining 2or's o.

(onfig%ration G%i#e 0. Proce$ re (arry o%t the follo1ing ste s.ersions 0et1een lang%age-#e en#ent %nits of meas%re5 li'e5 for e2am le5 P( → S3. 3.igation o tions. >.ity %sing one of the follo1ing na. (hoose the men%e Gra hi&  )m ort *A>+ an# enter the follo1ing . SAP SAP . Ma'e s%re that the %nits of meas%rements are in the lang%age of the &o%ntry. 2iel$ na'e *?=ENA'E T"NA'E P.. A&&ess the a&ti.CC 'en Transaction co$e 2.SAP Best Practices SAP $est Pra&ti&es )nstallation *100+.CC 'en Transaction co$e IM% 'en Tools → CustomiBing → ?'G → Execute ProCect SPRE SAP Net+eaver → General Settings → Check 0nits o.0 *ploa$ %raphic 2ile *se 3o ersonali8e the rint forms5 yo%r o1n &om any logo as 0itma &an 0e loa#e# into the system. 1.igation o tions. En the screen Administration o.ity %sing one of the follo1ing na. A&&ess the a&ti. 'easurement 2. Sele&t the ra#io 0%tton $la&' an# "hite $itma )mage or (olor $itma )mage #e en#ing on the format of the 0itma file of yo%r &om any logo.SAP AG Page 12 of 13 . *orm Graphics e2 an# the str%&t%re *orm Graphics an# sele&t the )'AP )itmap ?mages element. 0.al%es. SAP SAP . Consoli$ate$ Changes in C*6I *se Lo% nee# to maintain &ertain %nits of meas%rement. Proce$ re (arry o%t the follo1ing ste s. @.e . 1. R%n the transa&tion. (he&' the settings5 es e&ially missing &on.&P-!A=0E Description Aile name /ame Des&ri tion *ser action an$ val es Sele&t the file an# fol#er of the 0itma file (om any 6SM$A06AAI:EAA Tools → *orm Printout → Administration → Graphic SEBC co''ent Please %se this name to get the logo % #ate# in all forms Sa.

(hoose Enter to im ort the gra hi& file.SAP AG Page 13 of 13 . 3he rint forms are no1 #is laying the logo of yo%r &om any. (onfig%ration G%i#e 6. +es lt Lo%r &om any logo has 0een im orte# into the system an# is a.aila0le as 6SM$A06AAI:EAA o0Oe&t. .SAP Best Practices SAP $est Pra&ti&es )nstallation *100+.