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 Create Business Catalog Role


On the front-end server, you copy the template role for the business catalog containing the app and assign it to your end user. The end user then has access to the business catalog and can launch the app.


You have collected the following information from the SAP Fiori apps reference library:

  • PFCG role for Business Catalog

This name specifies the template role that authorizes the user to access the business catalog containing the app.

To access this information, follow the procedure Collect Web Dynpro Information from the SAP Fiori Apps Reference Library.


To copy a template role to your namespace, proceed as follows:

  1. Choose Start of the navigation path Tools Next navigation step Administration Next navigation step User Maintenance Next navigation step Role Administration Next navigation step Roles End of the navigation path or start transaction PFCG.

  2. You are on the Role Maintenance screen.

    In the Role field, enter the template role.

  3. Choose Start of the navigation path Role Next navigation step Copy End of the navigation path.

  4. The Query dialog box appears. The system defaults the template role in the From Role field. Enter the role name to which you want to copy the template role in the To Role field, for example Z_<name of template role>.

    Choose Copy All.

Assign the copy of the template role to the relevant end user IDs on the front-end server.