WFM Release Notes

Winshuttle Function Module 20.2.8

What's New - Features and Enhancements 20.2.8 March 31, 2022

  1. SAP S/4 HANA 2021 Support.

  2. Winshuttle ADMIN Page support for the Japanese localizations.

Resolved Issues

  1. Performance improvement for bulk data upload on SAP HANA 2020 and higher versions.

  2. Bug fix for F4 search help on Unit of Measure and Language Key fields where relevant values were not displayed as output.

Known Limitation

The ME52N script created on S/4HANA 2020 will not work on S/4HANA 2021. The user will have to re-record the script in S/4HANA 2021.

Winshuttle Function Module 20.2

Notes: WFM 20.2 is compatible only with Studio 12.1 , Evolve 20.1, and Studio Manager 20.1.

For WFM compatibility with different SAP versions, and for SAP GUI information, please see the WFM compatibility matrix.

What's New - Features and Enhancements 20.2 August 2021

  1. Studio with Connect 20.2 release.

  2. SAP S/4HANA 2020 support.

  3. SAP GUI 770 support.

Resolved Issues

  1. After upgrading to S/4 HANA 2020, the user will no longer get RFC_ABAp_RUNTIME_FAILURE authorization error.

  2. WFM is remote enabled to use WFM / WINSHTLQ/TAX_NUMBER_CHECK remotely.

  3. Whenever WFM /WINSHTLQ / TRACE_SYSTEM is called for ROI logging purpose, the program will not end abruptly.

  4. For BP TCode into customer screens if user enters bad values into BP script but still gets success messages, the issue is resolved in this release by adding Winshuttle table entries.

Known Limitations

  1. Long text fields captured at the time of recording will not get uploaded to SAP on SAP HANA server at the time of Run.

  2. GOS document attachment will not work on HANA Servers using CV02N script.

What's New - Features and Enhancements 20.2 February 2021

  1. Long Text Enhancement
    The Long Text feature for CT04 is now supported. You can update Characteristic long text and Characteristic Values long text using the Studio 'Add Long Text' option.
    For more information, see Record Long Text. (For Studio with Foundation/User Governance, see Record Long Text.)

  2. Winshuttle Classification FM
    /WINSHTLQ/TRN_MT_CLASIFICATION can now be called directly from Studio to get Values corresponding to any particular Characteristic Names.

  3. WFM Admin Panel support in multiple languages
    The WFM Admin panel is now available in English, German, French, and Spanish.

Resolved Issues

  1. Business Partner Transactions
    Validation in BP t-code no longer generates success messages for incorrect data.

  2. SAP F4 help
    SAP F4 help for BUSAB and the Accounting_clerk_abbreviation field is now functioning correctly.
    Language lookup values (F4) now yields accurate information.

  3. Query Output
    Query outputs data in the correct format with and without conversion exits.

  4. /WINSHTLQ/TRN_FUNC_CUSTOMER FM
    FM- /WINSHTLQ/TRN_FUNC_CUSTOMER successfully adds and deletes partner functions.

  5. Long Text Improvements
    T-code IW33 long text download now retains existing text.
    Long text for t-code VA42 is no longer truncated after 132 characters.
    For more information, see Record Long Text. (For Studio with Foundation/User Governance, see Record Long Text.)

 

Winshuttle Function Module 20.1

Release: October, 2020

The best practice is, when possible, to run the same version of Studio, Evolve/Studio Manager, and the Winshuttle Function Module. WFM 20.1 is compatible only with Studio 20.1.

What's New - Features and Enhancements

  • The WFM Admin panel localization is supported for the following languages: English, German, French, and Spanish.

Resolved Issues

  • Query now outputs data in the correct format with and without conversion exits.
  • SAP F4 help for the Accounting_clerk_abbrevation field no longer creates invalid information.
  • Winshuttle Classification FM can now be used to get Value(s) corresponding to any particular Characteristic Name(s).
  • FM-/WINSHTLQ/TRN_FUNC_CUSTOMER can now Add or Delete partner functions.
  • Long text for t-code VA42 is no longer truncated after 132 characters.
  • T-code IW33 long text download no longer clears existing text.
  • Junk values no longer appear for language look-up values (F4).

 

Winshuttle Function Module 20.0

Release: April, 2020

The best practice is to run the same version of Studio, Foundation, and the Winshuttle Function Module.

What's New - Features and Enhancements

  • A new wrapper RFM has been added for Create and Change Material Master Data (Retail).
  • A new wrapper RFM has been added for the Create/Change/Delete/GetDetails Classification Assignments.
  • A long text formatting code fix for t-code IW32 has been added.
  • The Simulation Error Message for FBD1, when it is Part of Chain Script, now continues to the end of all script executions.
  • The Input Mode EXIST is now supported to check for the existence of Bank Details in SAP master data.
  • Long Text is now downloaded in a format similar to that of SAP, rather than being downloaded as a continuous string.
  • We now support more than 2000 values in the criteria with the IN clause. Also, we recognize the condition when OR is present in one of the input values; this value was previously being considered an OR condition (not the Value) earlier and was causing an issue.
  • Fix for the ME21N Line Item Validation error message has been added.
  • Long text for any Material when updated shows incorrect logs in the Change Document Item table (CDPOS). This has been resolved and added.
  • The error “The criteria value is invalid’ was shown when there was a join between tables STXH and STXL. This has been resolved and added.

 

Winshuttle Function Module 12.1

Release: May, 2019

The best practice is to run the same version of Studio, Foundation, and the Winshuttle Function Module.

What's New - Features and Enhancements

  • Long text support has been added for the following t-codes: AS03, CV03N, FD03, FK03, IE03, IL03, IP03, IP06, IW23, IW33, KS03, ME13, ME33K, ME23N, ME53N, MK03, MM03, MM43, SO10, VA03, VD03, VF03, XD03, XK03.
  • SO10 Long Text can be maintained with the new wrapper FM '/WINSHTLQ/TRN_CREATE_TEXT'.
  • Long Text update required inputs are mandatory.
  • A new Customer Master Update wrapper is available: '/WINSHTLQ/SD_CUST_MAINTAIN_ALL'.
  • On the WFM Admin page, there is now a GOS-Office document attachment option. This new GOS-Office option joins the following three options, each of which has been available up until now: GOS-Archive Link, Business Document Service (BDS), and Document Management System (DMS).
  • When attached through Studio GOS, the attached file name and creator name are now displayed in the SAP GUI.
  • The config Table "/WINSHTLQ/DES_F4" has been added to the Admin Panel.
  • F4 Help and Field Descriptions are supported for working with Business Partner transactions.
  • You can now run Query against SAP and set Check Conversion Exit for the output fields.
  • In Query, sorted data downloading from SAP to Excel has been enabled.
  • BAPI scripts support input help values.

Resolved Issues

  • Support for enabling attachments for t-code FBD3.
  • Custom Code in its SAP Standard Code (BADI) no longer generates "Call Back Server Null" message during the recording and running of FB01 transactions. This is true for Transaction and Query; it is not applicable for BAPI.
  • The RFM 'MATERIAL_NUMBER_GET_NEXT' is now remote enabled and may be used in Direct.
  • There is no issue in Query when users provide input field values via Conversion Exit.
  • During Query metadata selection, you can identify Conversion Exit.
  • When attaching documents in Studio, input values are not case sensitive.
  • Long text issue in IW22 for a specific type of notification has been resolved.
  • When running Transaction scripts on S6K server, long text is now uploaded.

Known Issues and Limitations

  • When using Nested Loops with If conditions, Validation is not working properly.

 

Winshuttle Function Module 12.0.1

Release: February, 2019

Resolved Issues

  • Validation and Simulation work for transaction code FBS1.
  • Users can now create document attachments for transaction code ME12.
  • Users can now update long text for transaction codes VA32 and FB02.
  • Query Data Dictionary objects can be synchronized with SAP S/4HANA 1809 when WFM is not installed.
  • Validate now works for the second row of line items.
  • Long texts for transaction code XK02 can be created on SAP EH8.
  • Long texts for transaction code MM02 can be created on SAP EHP7.
  • Long texts do not cause a syntax error.
  • For transaction code FB01, scripts do not validate when one of the posting keys is left blank.
  • Transaction code FB03 document attachment for GOS now may be used with the subfield “Document type SAEOBJART.”
  • Users are now able to attach multiple document types to SAP using Generic Object Services (GOS).
  • /WINSHTLQ/TRN_READ_TEXT and RFC_READ_TEXT are now supported in Studio.

 

Winshuttle Function Module 12.0

Release: August, 2018

What's New - Features and Enhancements

  • Support for S/4HANA-1809.
  • Consolidated multi-line messages into single line during Material extension (improved readability).
  • Added Winshuttle Memory Management to avoid system runtime errors during large Query execution.
  • Added Winshuttle Memory Management to avoid system runtime errors during Transaction Run feature.
  • File attachment can now be performed for all finance-related create transaction codes (e.g. FB50, FB75, FBS1 etc.) and MM01/ML81/ML81N.
  • Enabled where criteria on Right Tables with Left Outer Join.
  • WFM Add-on can now be uninstalled (without deletion of transport files) for all SAP releases above 700.
  • Long Text support added for 18 additional t-codes (IE02, IL02, IP02, AS02, KS02, ME12, VA42, MM42, VA12, VA32, VA22, ME32K, VD02, FD02, VF02, IW32, IW22, CV02N).
  • Functionality to provide GOS Document Type (SAEOBJART) of OAC2 transaction code at script level (Attachment mode GOS only).
  • Additional information gathering in SAP Traces.
  • Document Attachment Support added for transaction code CJ02.
  • Purchase Requisition Number addition in Studio Logs after ME51N run.
  • Performance Improvement in Multitable Query Execution.
  • Support of Validation/Simulation for more than 10,000 line items.
  • Removal of 65,536-character length limitation in Query execution through WFM.
  • Functionality to update Sales Data and Tax Classification from the same script using Customer RFM /WINSHTLQ/TRN_FUNC_CUSTOMER.