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2858176 - Use native viewer to view files instead of SAP Document viewer


  • You would like documents that are present in an content repository in transaction OAC0 to be displayed in the native viewer instead of the SAP Document viewer.
  • For example for document class MSG then you would like MS Outlook to be used to diaplay the file, for document class PDF then Adobe should be used, etc.

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  • SAP NetWeaver
  • Release Independent


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