SAP Data Elements

HIER_CNT SAP Data Element referenced by Hier. ID ABAP dictionary fields







HIER_CNT is a standard DATA Element within the SAP ABAP dictionary and is associated with fields that store Hierarchy ID 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 HIERCNT Attributes
  • All SAP tables with fields that use this Data Element
  • Contribution section

Attributes of SAP Data Element HIER_CNT

Domain name:HIERCNT
Get/Set parameter ID:HIER
Whenever this data element is referenced by a a screen field the value entered is stored in memory, under this parameter ID. This means it can be retrieved at any point using the GET PARAMETER ID 'HIER' FIELD ld_solname. You can also update this value within your ABAP code using the SET PARAMETER ID 'HIER' FIELD ld_solname.
Flag for writing change documents:Yes
Change history is active so whenever changes are made to a value in this FIELD THEY WILL BE RECORDED AND STORED IN THE CHANGE DOCUMENT HISTORY TABLES CDHDR and CDPOS.
Short Description:Hierarchy ID
Short Label(Max length):Hier. ID(10)
Medium Label(Max length):Hierarchy ID(15)



Long Label(Max length):Hierarchy ID(20)
Heading(Max length):Hierarchy ID(20)
Name of a Search Help:HIERID
Name of a search help parameter:HIER_ID
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 HIERCNT




ABAP Data type(i.e. CHAR,CLNT,CURR):CHAR
Character String
Length:2
Output Length:2
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 HIER_CNT Where-Used list of table Fields

Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table CMMD_CDT1
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table CMMD_CDT2
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table CMMD_CDT3
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table CMMD_CDT4
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table CMMD_CDT5
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table CMMD_CDT6
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table CMMD_CDT7
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table CMMD_SKU
Used by field HIER_ID_REF in SAP table MATGRP_CUST
Used by field HIER_ID_REF in SAP table MATGRP_CUST_VK
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table MATGRP_HIER
Used by field HIER_ID_AKT in SAP table MATGRP_HIER
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table MATGRP_HIERT
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table MATGRP_SKU
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table MATGRP_STRUC
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table MATGRP_STRUCT
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S212
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S212
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S212BIW1
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S212BIW2
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S212E
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S212E
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S214
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S214
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S214BIW1
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S214BIW2
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S214E
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S214E
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S219
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S219
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S219BIW1
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S219BIW2
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S219E
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table S219E
Used by field HIER_ID in SAP table WCMP

Contribute (Add Comments)

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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