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2575119 - WDA: compability mode error in SE80 layout preview


While working in SE80 Web Dynpro ABAP View Designer (transaction SE80) the following error pop-up is shown:

This application cannot be used because it was started in the wrong browser mode. Internet Explorer runs in standards mode (IE9 or higher).
The application was started, however, in compatibility mode (Note 1970689).


However, the application is started in standards mode (See Internet Explorer document modes).



  • Web Dynpro for ABAP
  • SAP NetWeaver
  • SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA all versions


SAP ERP 6.0 ; SAP NetWeaver all versions ; SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA all versions


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