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SAP Best Practices

Prepackaged Industry & Cross-Industry Know-How

Availability for
SAP Customers and
SAP Partners
1. Availability of SAP Best Practices

2. Downloading SAP Best Practices


Availability of SAP Best Practices

Who can obtain SAP Best Practices?

SAP customers and partners can download SAP Best Practices from the
SAP Software Distribution Center on the SAP Service Marketplace (http://service.sap.com/swdc)
or order via their contracts department. SAP Best Practices are provided free of charge.

SAP employees can order SAP Best Practices documentation CDs/DVDs


from their local EBP catalog as detailed in the ordering information for SAP employees.

Are SAP Best Practices available to other interested parties?

All interested parties who are not SAP customers, partners or employees can view the
SAP Best Practices documentation in the SAP Help Portal (http://help.sap.com/bestpractices).

Are there any prerequisites for downloading SAP Best Practices


from the SAP Software Distribution Center?

For downloading SAP Best Practices, customers and partners require a valid S-User ID.
In order to obtain this S-User ID, please register on the SAP Service Marketplace entry page
(http://service.sap.com).
1. Availability of SAP Best Practices

2. Downloading SAP Best Practices


Downloading SAP Best Practices

What does an SAP Best Practices package comprise?

An SAP Best Practices package comprises a documentation CD/DVD and a configuration DVD.
The documentation CD/DVD contains the documentation of one industry or one cross-industry
SAP Best Practices version in all country versions available for a particular release of the
SAP Business Suite.
Note: the country versions of the SAP Best Practices Baseline Package are delivered
on two documentation DVDs. Please refer to the info page in the SAP Software Distribution Center
for detailed information.
The SAP Best Practices Add-on is delivered on the configuration DVD.

Are packages available for all SAP Best Practices versions?

No. The following SAP Best Practices versions comprise only a


documentation CD, but no configuration DVD:

SAP Best Practices for Business Intelligence


SAP Best Practices for Enterprise Portals
SAP Best Practices for SCM
Downloading SAP Best Practices

Access the SAP Service Marketplace


(http://service.sap.com) and log on with your
S-User ID.
Downloading SAP Best Practices

Choose Consulting, Solution, and User


Group Areas
Downloading SAP Best Practices

Choose Quick Links


Downloading SAP Best Practices

Choose the quick link /swdc


Downloading SAP Best Practices

On the entry screen of the Software Distribution Center, choose

SAP Installations and Upgrades g Entry by Application Group g


SAP Best Practices
and click on the desired SAP Best Practices version.
Downloading SAP Best Practices

On the Installation and Upgrades page of your


desired SAP Best Practices version, choose
Installation.
Downloading SAP Best Practices

Select the desired items and choose


Add to Download Basket.
On the following screen, choose
Download Basket.
Downloading SAP Best Practices

Option 1: Download of several items at


once using the Download Manager

Option 2: Download of individual items


without using the Download Manager

In the Download Basket, you can choose between two download options:
Option 1: Download several items using the Download Manager
The Download Manager enables you to download several items in one single
step. For detailed instructions on this option, choose Get Download Manager.
Option 2: Download individual items without using the Download Manager
For downloading individual items without using the Download Manager, click
on the description of the desired item.