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2988718 - UI Theme Designer not saving new themes


  • Creating and saving a new custom theme is possible, but new theme does not show up on the themes list
  • No error is displayed by theme designer user interface
  • SAP Note 2784789 - UI theme designer for ABAP: Check authorization and switch off not allowed actions - Is already applied
  • User has change activity authorization to object /UI5/THEME
  • HTTP Trace and Browser Console logs show that several PUT requests are getting 403 error - Forbidden



  • UI Theme Designer
  • NetWeaver AS ABAP
  • NetWeaver AS Java


SAP NetWeaver 7.4 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.5 ; SAP NetWeaver Application Server for ABAP 7.1 ; SAP NetWeaver Application Server for ABAP 7.2 ; SAP S/4HANA 1709 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver Application Server for ABAP 7.1


theme designer abap change save modify firewall network authorization permission 403 un-authorized portal java , KBA , CA-UI2-THD , Theme Designer , Problem

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