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Jun 06, 2019 at 03:13 AM

UI Field Masking - F4 Help and SE16 Screens


Hello All,

We are exploring the options of the SAP UI Field Security / Masking. We are able to successfully mask the data based on the SPRO configurations available in the screens and SE11, SE16 and SE16N, Transnational screen etc. We have taken Vendor Master as our example and masking the Street address (LFA1-STRAS and


Some of the things that are yet to be explored are -

1) How do apply masking for the Vendors - Search Help / F4 help?

2) How do we apply masking on the Select Options in the Report Selection screen?

3) The masking works good in SE11, SE16 and SE16N. But when you double click on the row / line the subsequent screen or the popup screen in SE16N displays the data without masking. Is there anything that can be done here?

Tobias Keller Any help is much appreaciated.