ABAP HIDE statement

HIDE statement in ABAP programming is used with lists. It used for storing the content of field and list level information of the current list line in a hide area for our later use.

Syntax

HIDE <f>.

This statement will store the content of field <f> along with the current list line number (System field SY­LINNO) in the hide area.

 

See the sample program with HIDE statement

The main run-time errors with HIDE statement

  • HIDE_FIELD_TOO_LARGE
  • HIDE_ILLEGAL_ITAB_SYMBOL
  • HIDE_NO_LOCAL: HIDE
  • HIDE_ON_EMPTY_PAGE
  • HIDE_INDEX_TOO_BIG
  • HIDE_NOT_GLOBAL
  • HIDE_TOO_MANY_HIDES
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