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Procedure documentation Editing Sender-Receiver Assignments to the RRI in the BI System 

Use

You use the sender-receiver assignment to make the necessary settings for connecting a query to the report-report interface (RRI) in BEx. You can assign receiver reports to a sender report, that is, a BEx query, both within the BI system and to another SAP system.

Creating Sender/Receiver Assignments

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  1.  In the SAP Easy Access Menu of the BI system, choose SAP Menu Business Explorer Query Targets. The Maintain Sender-Receiver Assignment screen appears.

  2.  Select one of the two tab pages and enter the required data.

Tab Page

Description

Query

Enter the technical name of the sender query or select a query using input help.

InfoCube

If you want to assign the same jump target to all queries for an InfoProvider, enter the technical name of the required InfoProvider or select it using input help.

  3.  Choose This graphic is explained in the accompanying text Create. The Maintain Sender/Receiver Assignment dialog box appears.

  4.  Under Report Type, choose a receiver. You have the following options:

Report Type

Description

BEx Query

Jump to a query that was created using the BEx Query Designer

More information: BEx Query As a Receiver

BEx Web Application (SAP NetWeaver BI 7.0)

Jump to a BEx Web application that is an executed Web template that was created using the BEx Web Application Designer. This requires the Java-based runtime of SAP NetWeaver BI.

BEx Web Application (SAP BW 3.x)

Jump to an ABAP-based BEx Web application (SAP BW 3.x) that was created using the BEx Web Application Designer (version SAP BW 3.x).

Crystal Report

Jump to a formatted report in Crystal Enterprise. You can also use a BEx report for formatted reporting.

InfoSet query

Jump to an InfoSet query (queries on classic InfoSets) InfoSet queries are usually queries on master data.

Transaction

Jump to a transaction in an SAP system. The transaction must be classified for using SAP GUI for HTML.

More information: Creating a Transaction As a Receiver

ABAP Report

Jump to an ABAP/4 report in an SAP system.

Web Address

Jump to any Web address and pass the parameters in the URL.

More information: Creating a Web Address As a Receiver

Own Report Type

Jump to any target in the Web or SAP GUI for HTML. The call and the parameters can be modified using customer-specific coding.

More information: Creating Your Own Report Type As a Receiver

For more information about the features of the various types, see Receivers.

  5.  Choose a Target System. You have the following options:

a.  Local: The jump target is within the BI system.

b.  Source System: The jump target is outside of the BI system.

  One source system as a target system:

Specify the name of the source system. You can also choose the source system using input help.

  All source systems as target systems:

Choose All Source Systems. Specify the source system in which you want to choose the required report initially.

Log on to this source system.

  6.  In the Report field, enter a description for the receiver report. Once you have saved your entry, this description is displayed as the Report Title.

  7.  Choose This graphic is explained in the accompanying text Transfer. The Maintain Sender-Receiver Assignment screen appears.

  8.  Save your entries.

  9.  For special cases, you can still maintain the assignment details. More information: Maintaining Assignment Detailss.

Changing Sender-Receiver Assignments

Once you have created a receiver, you can make the following changes in the table to the fields that are ready for input.

Group Description

Information

Report title

Specify a name.

Source system

Choose the required source system using input help. You can assign all source systems by entering “*”.

InfoSource

If an InfoProvider is filled from several InfoSources, you can specify from which InfoSource you want to extract data. In the InfoSource column, choose the InfoSource you want to use using input help.

If you also want to change the Report Type, Target System or Report settings, choose This graphic is explained in the accompanying text Change. The Maintain Sender-Receiver Assignment screen appears. Make the required changes and choose This graphic is explained in the accompanying text Transfer.

Deleting Sender-Receiver Assignments

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  1.  If you want to delete an assignment, select the corresponding row entry in the Receiver table.

  2.  Choose This graphic is explained in the accompanying text Delete. The system deletes the selected assignment.

Transporting Sender-Receiver Assignments

You get to the transport connection using the This graphic is explained in the accompanying text Transport Wizard. You can use it to transport sender-receiver assignments that you created. All jump targets are then transported together. Queries as sender are collected by the object collector as necessary objects, and receivers as optional objects.

Result

Jump targets that have been assigned to a BEx query can be selected in Web applications and in the BEx Analyzer. You access them from the context menu under the Goto function.

More Information:

BEx Analyzer: Goto

Web Applications: Goto