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1641394 - SFW5: How-to activate Business Function


In a SAP Netweaver system, it is possible to specify which functionalities can be switched on. These functionalities are known as Business Functions and are accessible via transaction SFW5, where they can be switched on or off.

Before activating a Business Function is important to check the following points:

  • Is this Business Function reversible ?

 Image1.gif This icon means it can be switched on or off

 Image2.gif Light icon this means it can only be switched on.

  • User should have authorization object S_SWITCH and S_DEVELOP in his profile 

This is the easiest way to identify the impact of any activation. However, it's important to say that the great majority of business functions are not reversible.



SAP NetWeaver Release independent.


SAP NetWeaver all versions


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