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3227815 - Work item description in SBWP is truncated, symbol value is cut off after 80 characters


When a symbol value is used in the task description to fill the data from the work item container, the value is cut off at 80 characters.

Example: A link included in the task description cannot be opened, because the URL is cut off at 80 characters.



  • SAP Business Workflow
  • SAP NetWeaver
  • SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4 HANA
  • ABAP PLATFORM - Application Server ABAP
  • Task description contains a symbol (like &URL&) which is filled from a value in the work item container


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


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