Before you start using SAPUI5, please read the important information in the section. Here you read
everything you need to know about supported library combinations, the supported browsers and
platforms, and so on.
As of SAPUI5 1.6 there is a
close coupling of SAPUI5
core/runtime and SAPUI5 tools:
It is required that within a running system both have the same version, that is, have the
same major and minor version.
As SAPUI5 evolves over
time, some of the UI controls are replaced by others, or their concepts abandoned entirely.
This chapter gives an overview on theme and library level of the most important
deprecations. Individual control deprecations and more information about the controls
replacing them can be found in the API reference within the Demo Kit.
The SAPUI5 documentation is
included in the Demo Kit. The Demo Kit also provides you with technical documentation and
samples. There are also platform-specific variants of the documentation available at other
This part of the documentation gives you guidance on the most common and recommended use
cases of the installation, configuration and setup of the UI development toolkit for HTML5 (SAPUI5) development