SAP ABAP Data Element DDSHHOTKEY (Hot key for a search help)
SAP_BASIS (Software Component) SAP Basis Component
   BC-DWB-DIC-F4 (Application Component) F4 Help
     SDSH (Package) ABAP Dictionary internal: Poss.entries (F4)
Basic Data
Short Description Hot key for a search help  
Data Type
Category of Dictionary Type D   Domain
Type of Object Referenced     No Information
Domain / Name of Reference Type CHAR1    
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 Abbreviat. 
Medium 15 Hot key 
Long 20 Hot key 
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The hot key permits the user to select an elementary search help from the collective search help directly in the input field with the short notation. The restrictions can also be entered directly in the dialog box for restricting values.

Letters and digits are allowed as hot key.

Last changed by/on SAP  19990505 
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