ABAP OO Class Methods

IWB_XML_CONV_PARAMETER SAP Class - Parameters for Conversion from XML to HTML

IWB_XML_CONV_PARAMETER 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 IWB_XML_CONV_PARAMETER 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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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...

GET_EXP_REFERENCES - Get Exp References
GET_EXP_SHH_VALUE - Get Exp Shh Value
GET_HTMLTYPE - Returns value for HTMLType depending on usage
GET_SHHKEYS - Get Shhkeys
GET_USAGE - Sets the Caller (IKS, Export Services, and so on)
LOG_WRITE_MSG1 - Write to Log: 1 Parameter
LOG_WRITE_MSG2 - Write to Log: 2 Parameters
LOG_WRITE_MSG3 - Write to Log: 3 Parameters
LOG_WRITE_MSG4 - Write to Log: 4 Parameters
SET_EXP_REFERENCES - Set Exp References
SET_EXP_SHH_VALUE - Set Exp Shh Value
SET_SHHKEYS - Set Shhkeys
SET_USAGE - Fetches the Caller (IKS, Export Services, and so on)


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

NameDescriptionInitial Value
C_KW_EXP_CHM Caller Export Service for CHM 'KW_EXP_CHM'
C_KW_EXP_HTML Caller Export Service for HTML 'KW_EXP_HTML'
C_KW_PRINT Caller Printer via Structures 'KW_PRINT'
EXP_REFERENCES References to External Objects
EXP_SHH_VALUE Character field of length 64
MSUSAGE Current Caller

Events of the Class IWB_XML_CONV_PARAMETER

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...