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2174189 - Incident description field restricted to 40 Characters in CRM WEB UI


  • Incident was created from SAP GUI using Help --> Create Support Message with description of 60 characters, but in CRM WEB UI, it only shows 40 characters.
  • Field type BCOS_SHTXT is 60 Characters long in the managed systems but the description field in Solution Manager is restricted to 40 Characters only.
  • Description in table CRMD_ORDERADM_H is also restricted to 40 characters only.



  • SAP Solution Manager 7.2 
  • SAP Solution Manager 7.1


SAP Solution Manager 7.1 ; SAP Solution Manager 7.2


SOLMAN, 120 Characters, SAP GUI, ERP, ITSM, BTADMINH, Char, Short Text, description, CRM Web UI, fields, Create message, BCOS_SHTXT, 60 Characters, 40 Characters , KBA , SV-SMG-SUP , Service Desk / Incident Management , SV-SMG-SUP-IFA , Interface to External Service Desk Application , How To

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