In classical form printing, you print forms on the printer. SAP Smart Forms provides the form in the Output Text Format ( OTF) (Standard Output). In addition, there are other output media.
Apart form OTF, however, there are other output formats with different objectives:
XSF) and XML for Form Data ( XDF) to connect external components of the SAP System to form output
Hypertext Markup Language ( HTML) to directly display a form in the web browser (see also: Web Forms for Internet Applications)
Controlling Form Output
To control form output, do the following:
standard parameters when you call the Smart Form (dynamic settings).
- Use the Form Attributes to determine the default settings for the output format and the output medium (static settings).
- You can overrule these settings using the
For more details, refer to the relevant sections of the Output Format or the Output Medium.
Default is Standard Output (OTF). See also: Default Settings (Standard Output).