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 Monitoring the Profile Value Import Using EDM1N


The new transaction used to monitor the profile value import (transaction EDM1N) provides new and extended functions that were not previously available in the existing transaction EDM1.

These are as follows:

  • Additional selection options

  • User friendly status distinctions

  • Saving of selection variants

  • New fields and enhancement options for customers in the ALV list to make it easier to monitor import documents.

You can access the transaction from the Utilities Industry menu under Start of the navigation path Energy Data Management Next navigation step Monitoring Next navigation step Profile Values Import (New) End of the navigation path.

Technical Details

Technical Name of Product Feature


Product Feature Is


Country Dependency

Valid for all countries

Software Component Version

IS-UT 6.17

Application Component

IS-UT (Start of the navigation path Utilities Industry Next navigation step Energy Data Management End of the navigation path)

Available As Of

SAP Enhancement Package 7 for SAP ERP 6.0, SP 07

Required Business Functions



The following new and extended functions are available:

Selection Template:
  • You can save selection variants and access them from the menu by choosing Start of the navigation path Goto Next navigation step Variants End of the navigation path.

  • By choosing Number of Documents, you can determine the number of import documents in advance (according to the selection options selected).

  • The parameters in the General Selections group box have been converted to selection options.

    You can also restrict your selection using the following fields:

    • Imported By

    • Division

    • Profile Type

  • The Technical Control group box is new. You can restrict the number of hits here.

  • The Status Distinctions group box is easier to read.

List Processing:
  • This report and the associated transaction EDM1N contains the following additional display fields that were not available in the existing transaction EDM1:

    • Status of the profile values import with a traffic status light

    • Division

    • Profile Type

    • Created On: Date on which the import document was created.

    • Created By: User who created the import document.

    • Changed On: Date on which the most recent change was made to the import document.

    • Changed By: User who last changed the import document.

      Note Note

      Check that the following fields only contain the corresponding values from the database if the business function ISU_EDM_1 had been activated when the import took place (import document creation):

      • Division

      • Profile Type

      • Created On: Date on which the import document was created.

      • Created By: User who created the import document.

      End of the note.
  • Once you have accessed the profile by double clicking it, it appears in the display mode. If you have the relevant authorizations, you can switch to the change mode.

  • Customer Fields and Functions

    You can use the Business Add-In (BAdI) ISU_EDM_PROFIMPMON_FUNC to implement customer-specific functions and display additional columns or fields in the display template for the transaction. A specific user status or a corresponding icon can be displayed in these fields.

  • Multiple selection of entries is now supported.

  • A status light shows the status of the profile values import.

  • Choose Refresh to update the ALV list.

More Information

For more information, see the program documentation, that you can access from the information icon in the transaction EDM1N.