The reports you want to compare must have one of the following statuses:
- R1,...(Release 1, ...)
- RE (Released)
- CO (Completed)
- GS (Gen. successful)
- HI (Historical)
- You must have edited the environment parameter REPORT_COMP_EXECUTABLE in the IMG activity Specify Environment Parameters in Customizing for Product Safety.
In the Product Safety screen, choose Reports ® Edit reports ® General (or Validate, Release, Versioning, Set to historical) or Report information system.
Enter your search criteria.
If the SAP System finds one or more reports that match your search criteria, the Report Management: Report Tree screen appears.
Select two reports using .
Choose Extras ® Report comparison.
Depending on your PC installation, Word is started, for example. The report you selected first is displayed and the differences between it and the second report are marked.
You can compare any two selected reports. If you select one report only, the SAP System compares it automatically with its released previous version.
Search and Data Output in the Report Information System