SAP OSS Note 1668882 version 0010 contains details of a know issue related to Note Assistant: Important notes for SAP_BASIS 730,731,740
. This includes any associated symptoms and instructions on how to fix it, see below for full details. Also check out the comments section to view/add related contributions, questions or screen shots, based on real life experience of this oss note and problem.
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The Note Assistant allows you to automatically implement note
corrections in your ABAP systems. You can find further information about
the Note Assistant on SAP Service Marketplace at
Before you implement notes with the Note Assistant, you should upgrade
to the latest version of the Note Assistant. This note referenc
es the most important notes for correcting errors and updating the Note
Assistant. It is the successor of Note 875986.
This note updates the application / transaction snote.
Implement the current version of this note to update the Note Assistant.
This ensures that errors in the Note Assistant are corrected
and that you can use the latest functions. During the implementation,
all of the SAP notes that are listed in this note under III/ Att
achment and that are relevant for your release level and Support Package
level are implemented in your SAP system.
Depending on the release level and Support Package level of your SAP
system, you have the following options:
You can implement Note 1668882 automatically using the Note Assistant.
The prerequisites and procedure can be found under "I/
Implementing Note 1668882 using the Note Assistant".
You can individually implement the notes that are relevant for your SAP
system using the Note Assistant.
The prerequisites and procedure can be found under "II/
Implementing notes from Note 1668882 individually using the Note As
If your SAP system has a different release and Support Package level
than those mentioned under I/ and II/, then the note is not relev
ant for your SAP system.
I/ Implementing Note 1668882 using the Note Assistant
Your system must have one of the following release and Support Package
levels or higher:
Soft.Comp. Release Support Package
SAP_BASIS 7.30 Without Support Packages
SAP_BASIS 7.31 Without Support Packages
SAP_BASIS 7.40 Without Support Packages
1. Use Note Assistant to implement Note 1668882.
Note the following: If you cannot implement changes during the
implementation (yellow traffic light on the 'Confirm Changes' input scr
een), use the 'Cancel' (F12) function to terminate the implementation of
the note and create a customer message under the application
2. After you confirm the activation of the changed objects, the dialog
window for selecting the main program for CWBNTCNS appears in c
ertain SAP_BASIS Support Packages that were previously imported. Select
one of the listed programs and choose "Select".
Important : If you do not select a program and choose
"Terminate" instead, the system does not activate the changes that
you want to implement using the composite note.
All of the notes that are relevant for your release and
Support Package level are implemented in your SAP system.
3. Use transaction /NSNOTE to restart the Note Assistant.
The Note Assistant is now updated to the current version.
You can implement more SAP notes using the Note Assistant.
II/ Implementing notes from Note 1668882 individually using the Note
You can implement notes from Note 1668882 individually using the Note
1. Load Note 1668882 into your system.
2. Load all of the notes contained in Note 1668882 into your system.
Under "III/ Attachment: List of notes from Note 1668882", you wil
l find a list of the notes contained in Note 1668882.
If you load notes into the Note Assistant via an RFC
connection, you can proceed as follows:
a) Select all note numbers listed in Note 1668882 under "III/
Attachment: List of notes from Note 1668882"" and copy them.
b) In the Note Assistant, choose "Download SAP Note".
c) Choose "Multiple selection".
d) Choose "Upload from clipboard".
The system displays a list of note numbers.
e) Choose "Copy" and start the note download.
All of the notes contained in the note are loaded
into your system.
The Note Assistant shows you which notes can be
implemented in your system. You can classify notes that cannot b
e implemented as "not relevant" to remove them from your worklist.
3. Implement the notes that can be implemented one after the other and
pay attention to the note texts when you do this.
III Attachment: List of notes from Note 1668882
The corrections of the following listed notes are implemented in your
system when Note 1668882 is automatically implemented in your sy
stem if their release level and Support Package level is relevant for
The list of notes corresponds mostly with the related notes. However,
the related notes are displayed only in the download area, but
not in the Note Assistant. You require the list to be able to download
the notes together if you implement the notes individually from
Note 1668882 with the Note Assistant as described under II/.
Description of problem
SAP notes, SNOTE, SAP_NOTES