SAP Help Values builder inputsAdded by IBM on August 31, 2010 | Version 1 (Original)
|This topic describes the inputs for the SAP Help Values builder.
This topic describes the inputs for the SAP Help Values builder.
Table 1. SAP Help Values builder inputs
|Name||Enter a name for this builder call. IBM® WebSphere® Portlet Factory Designer displays this name in the builder call list.|
In the case of this builder, the name you enter here will also be the name of the SAP method used to fetch help values.
|Function Call Name||Enter the name of the SAP function being called and with which this help value information is associated.|
|Parameter Name||Select the name of the SAP parameter for which you want help value information.|
|Field Name ||Select the name of the field for which you want help value information.|
|Use Lookup Table||When enabled, a Lookup Table is used to display help value information. You can use the Lookup Table to feed data to Select, Radio Button Group, Text, and Data Field Modifier builders.|
|Remove Value Prefix From Text||Enable this option to strip the Value portion of the pair from the Text portion. |
Most SAP help values typically are value/text pairs. For example, a typical help value pair might look as follows:
JFK JFK John F Kennedy Intl Airport, NY, NY, USA
SFO San Francisco Intl Airport, San Francisco, CA, USA
When enabled, this check box would cause on the Text portion only to be returned. This might be useful if you want to populate a control with help text information.
|Test||Press this button to retrieve help value information and confirm that the correct information is being returned.|
Note: Not all fields have help values available
|Test Results||This text panel displays returned value help information and allows you to verify it is correct.|
|Object Type||This field is filled in automatically when you select a function. It displays the SAP object type represented by the called function.|
|Method Name||This field is filled in automatically when you select a function. It displays the name of the SAP method represented by the selected function.|
Parent topic: SAP Help Values builder: wpf7