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2699646 - How to make WinGUI open in maximized mode via shortcut file


  • You are using an Transaction Application Integration iView to implement a SAP GUI for Windows transaction within the Enterprise Portal
  • When the iView is accessed, a SAP Shortcut file is generated. When this shortcut is executed the SAP GUI Window is opened not in a fully maximized state, as demonstrated below:
  • The expectation is the SAP GUI for Windows (WinGUI) will open maximized after executing the Transaction iView, covering all other open windows

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  • SAP NetWeaver 7.3x and higher releases
  • Enterprise Portal


SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.4 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.5 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.3


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