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3457289 - Get error "BAPI exception: Prerequisites are missing" when running an automation in Build Process Automation


  • You've developed an automation which will use a BAPI method.
  • While running the automation, you get the below error in automation jobs history:
    • Failed activity: <BAPI Activity Name> Detail: BAPI exception : Prerequisites are missing.

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  • SAP Build Process Automation
  • SAP Intelligent Robotic Process Automation


SAP Build Process Automation all versions ; SAP Intelligent Robotic Process Automation all versions


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