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2468095 - How to check the GUID of the software component version in ESR and SLD


You may want to synchronize GUID between Enterprise Service Repository and System Landscape Directory Software Component Versions, transport might fail due to the following error, you need compare the GUID both in SLD and ESR:

Import failed: software component version with name **** already exists with different software component version ID

Since the same GUID should be given for a software component version.



  • SAP Netweaver PI 7.1x
  • SAP Netweaver PI 7.3x
  • SAP Netweaver PI/PO 7.4
  • SAP Netweaver PI/PO 7.5


SAP NetWeaver 7.1 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.4 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.5 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.3


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