SAP Domain

SAP CHAR255 Domain Character field, length 255 elementary ABAP data type


SAP DOMAIN CHAR255 is an elementary data type object within the dictionary that stores Character field, length 255 information.

Below is the list of domain attribute values including length, data type, description, value list, search help etc... also check the Contribute section for any additional notes about this object. You could also view this information on your SAP system if you enter the data element CHAR255 into the relevant SAP transaction such as SE11 or SE80.

SAP Domain CHAR255 attributes


Domain name: More details...CHAR255
Activation Status of a Repository Object: More details...Entry activated or generated in this form
Language Key: More details...E
Version of the entry (not used): More details...
Data Type in ABAP Dictionary: More details...CHAR
Short Description of Repository Objects: More details...Character field, length 255
Length (No. of Characters): More details...255
Output Length: More details...255
Number of Decimal Places: More details...
Allow lowercase letters or NOT: More details...No
As this is set to No all text stored within a field associated with domain CHAR255 will be converted to uppercase irrespective of case entered by the user.
Field contains negative values: More details...Yes
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
Flag for language-dependent values(not used): More details...
Domain contains fixed values: More details...No
Value table: More details...
Conversion Routine: More details...
Converts the field value between the display and internally stored format. The 5 char ID (i.e. ) associates this field with the underlying ABAP function modules that perform the conversion.
Template (not used): More details...
Template length (not used): More details...
Activation flag: More details...Start of activation or activation successful
Application class for DD objects (not used): More details...
Activation type: More details...No classification
Original Language in Repository objects: More details...
Reserve for domains (not used): More details...
Flag for private DD objects (not used): More details...
Domain name: More details...
DD: Indicator that at least one domain append exists: More details...
DD: Is a generated proxy object: More details...
DD: Output Style (Output Style) for Decfloat Types: More details...Normal
AM/PM time format is required: More details...
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).

Language support for domain CHAR255 within the SAP system

Character field, length 255 ( Romanian)
Character field, length 255 ( Slovenian)
Character field, length 255 ( Croatian)
Character field, length 255 ( Hebrew)
Pole o délce 255 znak# ( Czech)
Charachterfeld der Länge 255. ( German)
Character field, length 255 ( English)
Zone alphanumérique de longueur 255 ( French)
Character field, length 255 ( Greek)
255 jegy# karakteres mez# ( Hungarian)
Campo carattere (255 posizioni) ( Italian)
Pole znakowe d#ugo#ci 255 ( Polish)
Alfanumeriek veld, lengte 255 ( Dutch)
Campo caracteres de comprimento 255 ( Portuguese)
Pole o d#žke 255 znakov. ( Slovakian)
Campo de texto, longitud 255 ( Spanish)
Character field, length 255 ( Bulgarian)
Character field, length 255 ( Customer reserve)
Character field, length 255 ( Serbian (Latin))

List of Data Elements that reference domain CHAR255

CHAR255 - Char255

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