call the Repository Information System from the Data Modeler

1.From the menu

You can call the ABAP/4 Repository Information System from the initial screen of the Data Modeler by selecting Environment ® Repository Info Sys. The screen listing the areas of the ABAP/4 Repository Information System is displayed.

Most of the areas are preceded by a symbol. This indicates that subareas exist. To display these subareas, select the line you are interested in followed by Edit ® Expand subtree. The subareas hidden beneath the nodes are displayed.

To allow searching for modeling objects, position the cursor on Modeling and select Edit ® Expand subtree. Under the heading Data modeling, you will find all the points relating to the Data Modeler, namely Data models, Entity types, and Entity type attributes. When you double-click on one of these points, the corresponding selection screen appears.

2.From a modeling object

Leaving the entry field Modeling object empty, select the object class you require under Selection followed by the menu option Find. The corresponding selection screen (for entity types or data models) appears.

You can call the ABAP/4 Repository Information System from other points in the Data Modeler. You will be informed of this at the appropriate points of this documentation.