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1910992 - When saving a workflow or task you get "System Error: Function Cancelled" (WD255)


  • When trying to save a new workflow template, standard task, agent rule you get the message "System Error: Function Canceled" (Message ID WD255).
  • When using transaction SCMA to automatically create a workflow definition, the error "System Error: Function Canceled" (Message ID WD255) is raised. 



  • SAP Release 46C and above
  • SAP Business Workflow
  • SAP NetWeaver
  • SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA
  • ABAP PLATFORM - Application Server ABAP


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


WF_GDPR, SWF_WORKFLOW, WFMSTD, WD255, SWU3, flow definition, SWDD, SAPLSWDD, 430, maintain prefix numbers , KBA , BC-BMT-WFM , Business Workflow , Problem

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