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3236765 - Cloud Applications Studio (Pilot) freezes while Debugging


While debugging in the SAP Cloud Applications Studio (Pilot), you notice that the program freezes. After some time the program is force quit.


  • SAP Business ByDesign
  • SAP Cloud Applications Studio
  • SAP Cloud for Customer 

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Log into the SAP Cloud Applications Studio.
  2. Open your Solution.
  3. Open any .absl script.
  4. Place the breakpoint in any line.
  5. Start the debugger.
  6. Issue will occur when you hover over a keyword or a method call.


There is a limitation with the Microsoft Visual Studio (Isolated Shell) 2015 which causes the Cloud Applications Studio to freeze.


This has been corrected in the SAP Cloud Applications Studio version 2302. Please install patch version dated 10.03.2023 (or later) of SAP CLD APP STUDIO 2302(PILOT) from the SAP for Me.


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SAP Business ByDesign all versions ; SAP Cloud Applications Studio all versions ; SAP Cloud for Customer add-ins all versions ; SAP Cloud for Customer core applications all versions