ABAP OO Class Methods

DPWTY_CL_POWL_CLM SAP Class - POWL Feeder Class for Claims

DPWTY_CL_POWL_CLM is a standard SAP object class available within R/3 SAP systems depending on your version and release level. You can view/maintain the class details by entering its name into the relevant SAP transactions such as SE24, SE80 or even SE84.

Below is the documentation available for class DPWTY_CL_POWL_CLM including details of:

  • Interface class implementations
  • Inheritance details
  • Methods defined within class ( including link to full details )
  • Attributes ( including initial values )
  • Class Events

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Interface class implementations

This OO class has an interface implementation which means it has access to all methods within the interface class. Here are the interface classes for DPWTY_CL_POWL_CLM


A method is a coding block that performs a certain procedure (i.e. ABAP functionality) on an object within the overall SAP class. In simple terms if the object is an SAP database table a method could be the procedure to add a record or to delete a record. If you are new to OO in many respects, the implementation of a method is similar to a function module and can be called in a very similar way using CALL METHOD.

Instead of "CALL FUNCTION", Methods are referenced using the following syntax: CALL METHOD CL_ABAP_CHAR_UTILITIES=>methodname EXPORTING/IMPORTING...


List of attributes within class DPWTY_CL_POWL_CLM. These can be referenced using the following syntax DPWTY_CL_POWL_CLM=>. Although depending on where you are inserting the ABAP code you do need to check if the attribute is public or private.

NameDescriptionInitial Value
GB_DP_WTY_UI_FRONTEND_CALLS Calls to the frontend
GV_PART_DPCLMTY Warranty Claim Type (FE)
GV_VEHICLE_DPCLMTY Warranty Claim Type (FE)
MT_FIELDCAT Field catalog META description
MT_SELCRITERIA Selection criteria meta description

Events of the Class DPWTY_CL_POWL_CLM

Events are created within your class using special event handler methods. These must be registered at runtime for the event and can then be triggered using the ABAP syntax: RAISE EVENT EXPOTING...