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2720348 - Work process status "On Hold RFC" - Guided Answers


In transaction SM50 work processes remain in status stopped RFC or On Hold with reason: RFC.
The following Guided Answers decision tree in the Resolution section will assist with the troubleshooting of such situations.

Topics investigated in the decision tree:

  • SAP Notes or KBAs that could apply;
  • Configuration and sizing of the system;
  • Checking if particular applications should be analyzed.



  • Operating System independent
  • Database independent
  • SAP NetWeaver
  • SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA
  • ABAP Platform 


ABAP platform all versions ; SAP NetWeaver all versions ; SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA all versions


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