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2572640 - The differences between SSD and SSF in a transaction iView


There are three options in the transaction iView for the property 'Technique for starting SAP GUI for Windows':

  1. Automatic Detection
  2. Structured Storage Document (SSD)
  3. SAP Shortcut File (SSF)



  • SAP NetWeaver Enterprise Portal ("the portal")
  • All releases
  • When using SAP GUI for Windows (WINGUI)


SAP ERP 6.0 ; 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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