ABAP EDITOR-CALL statement

EDITOR-CALL statement is used for open the specified program in ABAP editor or opens the text editor for internal table data.

Open the ABAP editor

Syntax

EDITOR-CALL FOR REPORT prog [DISPLAY-MODE].

DISPLAY-MODE addition is used for specifying the display mode of the ABAP editor. By default it will be in change-mode.

 

Internal table data editor

Syntax

EDITOR-CALL FOR itab [TITLE title] [DISPLAY-MODE] [BACKUP INTO jtab]

  • TITLE addition is used for specifying the title in title bar for the text editor.
  • BACKUP INTO addition is used for copying the contents of the internal table to another table before the editor opens.
  • DISPLAY-MODE addition is used for specifying the display mode of text editor.
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