Basis - Edit, create, delete or adjust your database table
Edit, create, delete or adjust your database table
A D V E R T I S E M E N T
The database utility is the interface between the ABAP Dictionary and the
relational database underlying the R/3 System.
This tools allows you to delete all the data in the tables.
You can call the database utility from the initial screen of the ABAP
Utilities -> Database utility (Transaction SE14).
You can use the database utility to edit all the database objects that are
generated from objects of the ABAP Dictionary.
These are database tables that are generated from transparent tables or
physical table pools or table clusters, indexes, database views and matchcode
pooled tables or matchcode views.
If you want to use the database utility, you need authorization for
S_DDIC_OBJ, e. g. S_DDIC_ALL.
Finding any of the SAP tables that have been changed
During the production run of the SAP system, additional
fields might have been added and you might have lost tracks of the SAP tables
Transaction code SPDD
have been created to help you to find all the SAP tables that have been
Other ABAP Dictionary objects such as lock objects,
matchcodes, and views, for which modification would not result in data loss, are
not processed during the upgrade with transaction
SPDD, but only after the
upgrade is complete with transaction SPAU.