SAP Function Modules

C160_TRANSACTION_CALL SAP Function module








C160_TRANSACTION_CALLis a standard SAP function module available within R/3 SAPsystems depending on your version and release level. Below is the pattern details for this FM showing its interface including any import/export parameters, exceptions etc as well as any documentation contributions specific to the object. See here to view full function module documentation and code listing, simply by entering the name C160_TRANSACTION_CALL into the relevant SAP transaction such as SE37 or SE80.

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Pattern for FM C160_TRANSACTION_CALL - C160 TRANSACTION CALL
Associated Function Group: C160
Released Date: Not Released
CALL FUNCTION 'C160_TRANSACTION_CALL' "
  EXPORTING
    i_tcode =                   " sy-tcode      Transaction
  EXCEPTIONS
    ILLEGAL_INPUT = 1           "               Invalid Entry
    INTERNAL_ERROR = 2          "               Internal System Error
    .  "  C160_TRANSACTION_CALL

ABAP code example for C160_TRANSACTION_CALL Function Module

The ABAP code below is a full code listing to execute function module C160_TRANSACTION_CALL including all data declarations. The code uses the latest IN-LINE DATA DECLARATION SYNTAX but I have included an ABAP code snipet at the end to show how declarations would look using the original method of declaring data variables up front. This will allow you to compare and fully understand the new inline method. Please note some of the newer syntax such as the @DATA is not available until a later 4.70 service pack (SP8).

DATA(ld_i_tcode) = 'some text here'.. CALL FUNCTION 'C160_TRANSACTION_CALL' EXPORTING i_tcode = ld_i_tcode EXCEPTIONS ILLEGAL_INPUT = 1 INTERNAL_ERROR = 2 . " C160_TRANSACTION_CALL
IF SY-SUBRC EQ 0. "All OK ELSEIF SY-SUBRC EQ 1. "Exception "Add code for exception here ELSEIF SY-SUBRC EQ 2. "Exception "Add code for exception here ENDIF.

ABAP code to compare 7.40 inline data declaration with original syntax

The below ABAP code uses the older none in-line data declarations. This allows you to see the coding differences/benefits of the later inline syntax. It may also be useful if you are using an older version of SAP as some of the newer syntax above, such as the @DATA is not available until 4.70 EHP 8.
DATA:
ld_i_tcode TYPE SY-TCODE .

ld_i_tcode = 'some text here'..