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1719265 - How to maintain the RFC destination for communication between two Unicode systems for IDoc transfer


IDoc's are sent from a Unicode system to another Unicode system. In the sending system the IDoc's are created without any error.
When sending the IDoc´s conversion errors occur, leading to the issue, that IDoc's get the error status 02. Special characters in the IDoc are replaced with the replacement character "#".



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ABAP platform all versions ; SAP NetWeaver all versions ; SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA all versions


Status 02, Special character in IDoc, Replacement, Unicode, SAP_CODEPAGE, BASIS_ALE , KBA , BC-MID-ALE , Integration Technology ALE , BC-MID-RFC , RFC , How To

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