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 Enterprise Search in the Input Help (Web UI)


This product feature enables you to use the SAP NetWeaver Enterprise Search in the input help for selected fields. In Customizing you can define, for a combination of field and search category, in which input helps you want to use the Enterprise Search and where you prefer to continue using the simple search. SAP NetWeaver Enterprise Search is a search solution that provides safe and comprehensive real-time access to company data and information. It allows you to search using keywords and search categories, refine your search by using filters and navigate directly to the objects listed in the result list. Furthermore, you can individually configure the areas in which the search results are displayed.

Technical Details

Technical Name of the Product Feature


Product feature is


Country Dependency

Valid for all countries

Software Component Version


Application Component

PM (Plant Maintenance)


SAP enhancement package 7 (SP11) for SAP ERP 6.0


You have configured the SAP NetWeaver Enterprise Search search solution.

You activate the SAP NetWeaver Enterprise Search for a combination of field name and search category in Customizing for Plant Maintenance and Customer Service under Start of the navigation path Maintenance Roles Next navigation step Maintenance Worker Next navigation step Activate Enterprise Search for the Input Help End of the navigation path.

Note Note

Only TREX search models are supported in the SAP NetWeaver Enterprise Search on the SAP Web user interface for Plant Maintenance. Search models supported by SAP HANA cannot be used.

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Effects on Existing Data

If you have activated the SAP NetWeaver Enterprise Search for specific fields in Customizing, the enhanced search options provided by the Enterprise Search are available in the input help for those fields.