ABAP OO Class Methods

SCSM_MANAGED_ELEMENT SAP Class - CCMS: Class for All Objects that Can Be Administered

SCSM_MANAGED_ELEMENT 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 SCSM_MANAGED_ELEMENT including details of:

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

Also check out the Resources section below to view useful tips, screenshots, links and general information related to this SAP class and its methods, or even add your own for future reference.


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...

BIND - Bind Proxy Object to Real Object
CONSTRUCTOR - Constructor
CREATE_AS_MANAGED_ELEMENT - Generate an Object According to Metadata in SCR
EXECUTE_BEFORE_FCODE - Called Before Subscreen in Module
EXECUTE_CONTEXT_FCODE - Execute FCODE from Extended Context Menu
EXTENT_CONTEXT_MENU - Extend Context Menu of Object
GET_ABAP_PROXY_CLASS - Determine the ABAP Proxy Class
GET_ASSOSIATIONS - Get the Table of Association Objects
GET_CONTEXT_FCODE_LIST - Get List of FCODES for Context Menu
GET_PARTS - Get Table of All Part Association Objects
GET_PROPERTIEY - Get the Property Table


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

NameDescriptionInitial Value
BIND_STATUS Object Reference Type
CACHED_ABAP_PROXY_CLASSES CCMS System Repository:ClassDerivationRelationships Tab/Type
OBJECT_ID Object Repository in CCMS System Repository
OBJ_BIND_STATUS_ERROR Cannot Load Objects Due to Error 'E'
OBJ_BIND_STATUS_INITAL Object Not Loaded (Bound) 'I'
OBJ_REF_TYP_DYN_MAJOR Dynamic Reference for an Object (Major) 'J'
OBJ_REF_TYP_DYN_MINOR Dynamic Reference for an Object (Minor) 'I'
OBJ_REF_TYP_STATIC Object Reference in SCR 'S'
PARENT_ID Object Reference of System Component Repository

Events of the Class SCSM_MANAGED_ELEMENT

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...