SAP ABAP Data Element CACSMSGTYPE (Message Type)
EA-APPL (Software Component) SAP Enterprise Extension PLM, SCM, Financials
   ICM (Application Component) Incentive and Commission Management (ICM)
     CACSAL (Package) ICM: Aplication Log
Basic Data
Short Description Message Type  
Data Type
Category of Dictionary Type D   Domain
Type of Object Referenced     No Information
Domain / Name of Reference Type CACSMSGTYPE    
Data Type CHAR   Character String 
Length 1    
Decimal Places 0    
Output Length 1    
Value Table      
Further Characteristics
Search Help: Name    
Search Help: Parameters    
Parameter ID   
Default Component name    
Change document    
No Input History    
Basic direction is set to LTR    
No BIDI Filtering    
Field Label
  Length  Field Label  
Short 10 Mess. cat. 
Medium 15 Message Type 
Long 20 Message Type 
Heading 15 Message Type 


For the update of messages in the database, and the dialog or jog log display, you can set up the following message types:

-    Message type A = Cancellation

-    Message type E = Error message

-    Message type W = Warning

-    Message type S = Status message (mainly similar to an info message)

-    Message type I = Information message

-    Message type F = Progress message (information on the progress of a process)

Progress messages are used mainly for showing the user in a dialog or job log how each process is progressing.

For more information, see Message types.

Last changed by/on SAP  20020219 
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