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You have a user assigned to the LcrAdministrator role.


You can use this function if you want to reserve a single name on a particular name server. This task is usually performed by the SAP NetWeaver Developer Studio. However, for developments without an SAP NetWeaver Developer Studio, you can use the Name Reservation function of the SLD.


  1. Choose Start of the navigation path Home Next navigation step Name Reservation End of the navigation path.

  2. If you wan to enable the SLD as a name server for NWDI and if all of the following is true:

    • AS Java has reported data about it in the SLD

    • SLD has reported data about itself in the SLD

    choose Enable this SLD as Name Server for NWDI .

  3. Choose the Names tab.

  4. Choose New Name .

  5. From the Name Category dropdown box, select the object name category for which you want to reserve a name.

    For more information, see Object Name Categories

  6. From the Name Prefix dropdown box, select the prefix for which you want to reserve a name.

  7. In the Name field, enter the name you want to reserve following the syntax rules.

  8. In the Caption field, enter a caption of the name.

  9. Optionally, in the Owner field, enter the e-mail address of the owner of the namespace and, in the Description field, enter a description of the namespace.

  10. Choose Reserve .