SAP Data Elements

ALDATE SAP Data Element referenced by Date ABAP dictionary fields







ALDATE is a standard DATA Element within the SAP ABAP dictionary and is associated with fields that store Date information.

Below is the list of data element attribute values including length, data type, description, domain, search help etc... also check the Contribute section for any additional notes that have been added You could also view this information on your SAP system if you enter the data element /XPPM/FW_SOL_NAME into the relevant SAP transaction such as SE11 or SE80.

Page contents

  • Data Element /XPPM/FW_SOL_NAME Attributes
  • Domain DATUM Attributes
  • All SAP tables with fields that use this Data Element
  • Contribution section

Attributes of SAP Data Element ALDATE

Domain name:DATUM
Get/Set parameter ID:
This field does not have a parameter ID associated with it so you can't use the GET PARAMETER ID ABAP syntax to retrieve its value from memory and the SET PARAMETER ID to update its value.
Flag for writing change documents:No
Change document history is not recorded for this FIELD AND NO ENTRIES WILL BE MADE IN TABLES CDHDR AND CDPOS.
Short Description:Alert: date
Short Label(Max length):Date(10)
Medium Label(Max length):Date(15)



Long Label(Max length):Date(20)
Heading(Max length):Date(20)
Name of a Search Help:
Name of a search help parameter:
Data type/ Length / Decimals See Domain details
Category of Dictionary Type:Domain Type
Type of Object Referenced:N/A
Not relevant as this field is an Elementary Domain Type rather than a reference type.
Force write direction to be LTR:No
If this flag is set the field content is always displayed using the left to right writing direction, even if the write direction of the screen/user is right to left. Maybe useful for digit based data such as phone numbers which may be un-readable using RTL direction. See OSS note 1291845
No Filtering of BIDI Characters:No
Deactivate Input History in Screen Field:No

Attributes of SAP Domain DATUM




ABAP Data type(i.e. CHAR,CLNT,CURR):DATS
Date field (YYYYMMDD) stored as char(8)
Length:8
Output Length:10
Number of Decimal Places:None
Allow lowercase letters:No
As this is set to "No" all text stored within field SOLNAME will be converted to uppercase irrespective of case entered by the user.
Field contains negative values:No
Basically saves the first position of the field so that a + or -sign can be displayed when output. Only valid for floating point,Quantity, Decimal and Currency data types
Domain contains fixed values:No

Value table:
Conversion Routine:

No conversion exit exists for this domain so the data in field /XPPM/FW_SW_TEXT-SOLNAME is stored in the same format that it is displayed in.


Activation Status:Entry activated or generated in this form
Partial activity info:Start of activation or activation successful
Activation type:No classification
Maintenance language of
Repository object:
Contains domain append:No
Is a generated proxy object:No
Output Style for Decfloat Types:Normal
AM/PM time format is required:No
Time is displayed using the 24-hour format by default but if this checkbox is set, SAP will use the time format specified in the user master record. These can be either 24 Hour Format (i.e. 12:05:10), 12 Hour Format (i.e. 12:05:10 PM/pm) or Hours from 0 to 11 (i.e. 00:05:10 PM/pm).


Data Element ALDATE Where-Used list of table Fields

Used by field ALERTDATE in SAP table ALALERTDB
Used by field GONEDATE in SAP table ALALERTDB
Used by field STATCHGDAT in SAP table ALALERTDB
Used by field TIMEOUTDAT in SAP table ALALERTDB
Used by field ALERTDATE in SAP table ALALERTX
Used by field C_ALDATE in SAP table ALALERTX
Used by field GONEDATE in SAP table ALALERTX
Used by field STATCHGDAT in SAP table ALALERTX
Used by field TIMEOUTDAT in SAP table ALALERTX
Used by field ALERTDATE in SAP table ALALRTGUID
Used by field GUIDCRDATE in SAP table ALALRTGUID
Used by field ALERTDATE in SAP table ALDBSMTE
Used by field CUR_ADATE in SAP table ALDBSMTE
Used by field LASTVALDAT in SAP table ALDBSMTE
Used by field ONATRUNDAT in SAP table ALDBSMTE
Used by field TRGTRUNDAT in SAP table ALDBSMTE
Used by field ALRELVALDT in SAP table ALDBSPERF
Used by field MAXPFDATE in SAP table ALDBSPERF
Used by field MINPFDATE in SAP table ALDBSPERF
Used by field SMSGDATE in SAP table ALDBSSMES
Used by field RUNDATE in SAP table ALDBSTOOL
Used by field FIRSTDAY in SAP table ALPERFDB
Used by field LASTCHG in SAP table ALPERFDB
Used by field LASTDAY in SAP table ALPERFDB
Used by field FIRSTDAY in SAP table ALPERFDB_C
Used by field LASTCHG in SAP table ALPERFDB_C
Used by field LASTDAY in SAP table ALPERFDB_C
Used by field FIRSTRUN in SAP table ALPFAUTOREPORT
Used by field FIXINTBIS in SAP table ALPFAUTOREPORT
Used by field FIXINTVON in SAP table ALPFAUTOREPORT
Used by field LAST_RUN in SAP table ALPFAUTOREPORT
Used by field CREADATE in SAP table ALPFDBVAR
Used by field FIRSTDAY in SAP table ALPFDBVAR
Used by field LASTDAY in SAP table ALPFDBVAR
Used by field UPDTDATE in SAP table ALPFDBVAR
Used by field UPDTDATE in SAP table ALPFPARAM
Used by field LAST_CHANGE in SAP table ALPFREPDEF
Used by field LAST_CHANGE in SAP table ALPFREPORTDEF
Used by field END_DATE in SAP table ALPFREP_CAT
Used by field REP_DATE in SAP table ALPFREP_CAT
Used by field START_DATE in SAP table ALPFREP_CAT
Used by field ALERTDATE in SAP table ALSYSAL
Used by field LAST_DATE in SAP table ALTSTLOD
Used by field INIT_EXTR_DATE in SAP table CCMSBI_BWPTR_CPH
Used by field LAST_EXTR_DATE in SAP table CCMSBI_BWPTR_CPH
Used by field PREV_PTR_DATE in SAP table CCMSBI_BWPTR_CPH
Used by field PTR_DATE in SAP table CCMSBI_BWPTR_CPH
Used by field INIT_EXTR_DATE in SAP table CCMSBI_CPH_BWPTR
Used by field LAST_EXTR_DATE in SAP table CCMSBI_CPH_BWPTR
Used by field PTR_DATE in SAP table CCMSBI_CPH_BWPTR
Used by field CHDATE in SAP table CCMSBI_CPH_REORG
Used by field INIT_EXTR_DATE in SAP table CCMSBI_DSR_PTR
Used by field LAST_EXTR_DATE in SAP table CCMSBI_DSR_PTR
Used by field PREV_PTR_DATE in SAP table CCMSBI_DSR_PTR
Used by field PTR_DATE in SAP table CCMSBI_DSR_PTR
Used by field INIT_EXTR_DATE in SAP table CCMSBI_WASTATPTR
Used by field LAST_EXTR_DATE in SAP table CCMSBI_WASTATPTR
Used by field PREV_PTR_DATE in SAP table CCMSBI_WASTATPTR
Used by field PTR_DATE in SAP table CCMSBI_WASTATPTR
Used by field START_DATE in SAP table CPH_TRACE
Used by field ALERTDATE in SAP table CSMCENTOOL
Used by field STARTDATE in SAP table CSMCENTOOL
Used by field ALERTDATE in SAP table SCMC_NODE
Used by field LASTVALDAT in SAP table SCMC_NODE
Used by field VALERTDATE in SAP table SCMC_NODE
Used by field MSCDATE in SAP table SCMC_NODE_MSC
Used by field ALRELVALDT in SAP table SCMC_NODE_PERF
Used by field MAXPFDATE in SAP table SCMC_NODE_PERF
Used by field MINPFDATE in SAP table SCMC_NODE_PERF
Used by field SMSGDATE in SAP table SCMC_NODE_SMES
Used by field ALERTDATE in SAP table SSPIMOALERTS
Used by field STATCHGDAT in SAP table SSPIMOALERTS
Used by field TIMEOUTDAT in SAP table SSPIMOALERTS

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Within the comments section below there is also an opportunity for you to add useful hints, tips and screen shots specific to this SAP table field. This means that you and other users will be able to find these details quickly by simply searching on the object name /XPPM/FW_SOL_NAME or its description.

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