Creating and Parametrizing Items

Procedure

Creating an item

  1. Create a reference variable for an item

    DATA: CU_ITEM TYPE REF TO CL_CU_ITEM

  2. Create an instance of the item

CREATE OBJECT CU_ITEM

EXPORTING INSTANCE_ID = <unique name>.

The INSTANCE_ID must be unique for all item customizing objects.

For more information, see Creating Customizing Bundles.

Setting parameters for an item

Call the SET method in IF_CUSTOMIZING

CALL METHOD CU_ITEM -> IF_CUSTOMIZING~SET

EXPORTING

ATTR_ID = CL_CU_ITEM => CO_TYPE "type of item

VALUE = 1 "icon

IMPORTING RETVAL = RETVAL.

You have to call the SET method every time you want to assign an attribute to an item.