Parameter Transactions

Type (Behavior at Upgrade, Transport)


Description of Function

In parameter transactions, you can preallocate values for the screen fields on the initial screens of specific transactions.

The initial screen of a parameter transaction can be hidden (switched off) if all necessary entries for that screen have already been stored as parameters.


May only be used with dialog transactions

The default values selected are only valid on the initial screen of the transaction

Range (Validity)

Throughout the entire system

Access in the System

Can be found in the ABAP Workbench under Development ® Other tools ® Transactions. Enter a new transaction code in the appropriate field and choose Transaction with parameters (Parameter transaction) in the subsequent dialog box. For more information, see Creating a Parameter Transaction