SAP Table Fields

KPER-PERTYPE Period unit SAP Table field attributes inc. CY_DAPER Data Element









PERTYPE is a standard field within SAP Table KPER that stores Period unit information. Key, with which you define the unit of time (day, week, month, calendar year) for the periods in workforce planning.

If you have set the Mixed period types indicator, specify the unit of time for each period split on the period split scrren.

Below is the list of attribute values for this field including its length, data type, description text, associated data element , search help etc... You could also view this information on your SAP system if you enter the table name KPER or data element CY_DAPER into the relevant SAP transaction such as SE11 or SE80.

Also check out the Contributions section below to add and view useful hints, tips and screen shots specific to this SAP table field. These details can also be found quickly in the future by simply searching on the SAP object name KPER-PERTYPE or its description.

Main Table: KPER

Example ABAP code to select data from table KPER field PERTYPE

DATA: LD_PERTYPE TYPE KPER-PERTYPE.

SELECT single PERTYPE
   FROM KPER
   INTO LD_PERTYPE
  WHERE...

Attributes from SAP Table field KPER-PERTYPE




Short Description:Unit in which the duration of a period is specified...See data element details
Position of field in table:7
Keyfield:No
Mandatory:No
Check table:None
Used for foreign key relationship so that entries are restricted to those that appear within the primary key of the check table.
Internal type(i.e. C,I,N):Assigned at Data Element level, See CY_DAPER
Internal Length(in Bytes):Assigned at Data Element level, See CY_DAPER
Reference table:
Can field have NULL value?:Yes
Data Element / Component Type:CY_DAPER
Domain name:CY_DAPER
Reference field for currency/qty fields:
Data type/ Length / Decimals See data element details
Origin of Search help:No input help exists
No input help exists for this field.

Search help attached to field:
Is field a table (i.e. nested table):Yes
Depth for structured types:N/A
Component Type:Built-in type
Is allocated Language Field?:N/A
If a table/structure contains more than 1 language field (i.e. data type LANG) this flag denotes which one is used for the text language

Object Referenced type:No Information stored