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2810300 - Advice on GOS / DMS attachments in Purchasing Documents


This contains details on recommendations and settings for local document / attachment storage in Purchasing documents via the Generic Object Services (GOS) button - what storage options, size and type limits can be configured in the ECC / R3 system.

Please note that this refers to local storage within the system via the GOS button only - for attachments that are to be stored in a separate Document Management System (DMS) location, please refer to FAQ Note 1417841

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  • Materials Management (MM)
  • SAP ERP Central Component
  • SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP
  • SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP, version for SAP HANA


SAP ERP Central Component all versions ; SAP ERP all versions ; SAP S/4HANA all versions ; SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP all versions ; SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP, version for SAP HANA all versions


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