Skip to Content

Archived discussions are read-only. Learn more about SAP Q&A

Cant delete active JOB from SM37

Hi guys, i need to delete a job from sm37, when i try to do it the following msg is displayed.

cant delete HR job, the job status is active.

When a job is deleted, a check is made as to whether the job does not

currently have the status 'active' of 'ready'. It would cause

unquantifiable problems if a job with this status was deleted. This

message indicates that the SAP system has already started the job to be


any ideas?

Former Member
Former Member replied


In SM37 try to stop the job before and if doing it you can't delete the job, go to transaction SM50 and try to stop it here (Process->Cancel withot core).


0 View this answer in context
Not what you were looking for? View more on this topic or Ask a question