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1955209 - How to set the page size by the PDF when converting an ABAP list to PDF


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  • You convert an ABAP-list to PDF by printing directly via device type PDF1 (or another type of PDF device type like PDFUC) into a file
  • Or you convert the ABAP-list spool via report RSTXPDFT4 into a PDF file.


When you display the PDF and select the Document properties you see as Page Size:


The size 10,99 x 8,26 inch is between the size of the page format LETTER and DINA4.
You want the page size of format LETTER or DINA4 to be displayed here.



  • SAP R/3 4.6 and above
  • SAP ERP 6.0 all releases
  • SAP NetWeaver all releases
  • SAP S/4HANA on-premise all releases
  • SAP ABAP Platform all releases


ABAP platform all versions ; SAP ERP all versions ; SAP NetWeaver all versions ; SAP R/3 4.6C ; SAP S/4HANA all versions ; SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA all versions


page format, DINA4, Letter, size, Adobe Reader , KBA , BC-CCM-PRN , Print and Output Management , How To

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