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3472857 - Cannot Add an Element to the Webservice


You are unable to add business object elements for the service operations already defined in the Web service.


SAP Business ByDesign

SAP Cloud for Customer core applications 

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Cloud Application Studio
  2. Open Y Namespace  PDI Solution 
  3. Open the Business Object .bo file and check the elements are added node and .bo is activated
  4. Now open the Web service file where, you need to add the newly elements for the Service Operations which are already defined in the Web service.
  5. You will not be able to add the field in Web service under Business Object View tab.


If you have included a dependent object in your business object definition, you can only select the dependent object node and not the elements.


This is expected behaviour of the system, in the patch solution you trying to modify the elements of the service defination web service for an Business Object were dependent objects are defined.


See Also

Modify the webservice


Webservice;DependentObjects;elements;datatype fields; , KBA , AP-RC-BDS-WS , ByDesign Studio Web Services , Problem


SAP Business ByDesign all versions ; SAP Cloud for Customer core applications all versions