A dialog box appears in which you must select the type of search help.
The maintenance screen for collective search helps is displayed.
You can for example find the search help at a later time using this short text.
Select the Imp flag if it is an import parameter. Select the Exp flag if it is an export parameter.
Define the types for the parameters of a collective search help by assigning a data element. Enter the name of the data element that describes the contents of the search help parameter in the Data element field.
You can assign the parameter a
In this case enter the name of the search help exit in the corresponding field.
You can include elementary search helps and collective search helps.
Use the Hide flag to control whether an included search help should appear in the dialog box for selecting the elementary search help. If the flag is set, the search help is not offered.
It makes sense to hide search help inclusions if one or more search paths in the standard system should not be used in a concrete R/3 System. Similarly, search help inclusions can also be already hidden in the standard system because they only can be used meaningfully in a few R/3 Systems. You have to cancel the flag in this case.
In the next screen, enter the parameter names of the elementary search helps to which the corresponding parameters of the collective search help should be assigned in the field Reference parameter.
You can select the parameters contained in the included search help using the input help. Create a proposal for the assignment with Proposal.
A dialog box appears in which you have to assign a development class to the search help.
The collective search help is activated. You can find information about the activation flow in the activation log, which you can display with Utilities® Activation log. If errors occurred when the collective search help was activated, the activation log is automatically displayed.
Do not forget to
You can test the flow of an input help defined by the collective search help with . A dialog box appears in which you can simulate the behavior of the search help under different conditions. You can obtain information about the options provided in this window with .
See also:Structure of Collective Search Helps