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2967767 - Can not get field description in custom logic


You are using application "Custom Fields and Logic"

You have created a custom field type Code List

You have created a custom logic.

You want to access the Code Description of the custom field from the custom logic


S/4HANA Cloud


The table include does not contain the description field, but only the code value.


There are two generated CDS Views when creating a custom field of type code list:

  • CDS Code Value View   YY1_XXX_V
  • CDS Code Description View   YY1_XXX_W

See Also

Custom Fields and Logic


custom field, code list, custom logic, cds code description, cds code value, code value, custom fields and logic , KBA , BC-SRV-APS-EXT-FLD , Custom Fields , Problem


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