Show TOC

Communication PartyLocate this document in the navigation structure

Use

You find the Web service description for a communication party in the following data types in the Communication Party folder.

Data Type

Description

CommunicationParty RestrictedCommunicationParty

Defines a communication party with all attributes (for write or read access).

Contains the following elements:

  • MasterLanguage, AdministrativeData, and Description; more information: Cross-Object-Type Elements

  • PartyID: Party Name

  • PartyAdditionalIdentifier: List of the additional identifiers.

    AdministrativeData cannot be changed for RestrictedCommunicationParty .

CommunicationPartyID

Specifies the name of a communication party (maximum length: 120 characters).

This data type provides the object key of a communication party, which is used to identify the communication party uniquely within the Integration Directory.

CommunicationPartyAdditionalIdentifier

Specifies an alternative identifier for the communication party.

Contains the following elements:

  • schemeID: Specifies the identification scheme.

  • schemeAgencyID: Specifies the agent.

    The values for the Integration Directory internal-party identifiers ( schemeAgencyID = http://sap.com/xi/XI und schemeID = XIParty ) are not accepted here. The internal identifier specifies the name that you assigned when setting up the communication party.