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2211696 - "Synchronous Timeout Exceeded" error in SAP Process Integration


You are using SAP Process Integration or SAP Process Orchestration to process messages in a synchronous way and it fails with the errors "Synchronous Timeout Exceeded" and "MessageExpiredException: Message Expired"

  • When checking the message in your SAP Process Integration/SAP Process Orchestration, you can see the following errors in the Message Audit Logs: Message <Message ID>(INBOUND) expired

Synchronous Timeout Exceeded

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  • At the sender system (an ECC for example), the same message fails and the following error is visible:




  • PI Release Independent
  • SAP Netweaver
  • SAP Process Integration
  • SAP Process Orchestration


SAP NetWeaver 2004 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.0 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.1 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.4 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.5 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP enhancement package 2 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0 ; SAP enhancement package 3 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0


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