Download table to a file in background
I am not an ABAPer, just a lonely business analyst. I am trying to download the entire contents of a large SAP table to a text file using standard SAP. If I try doing that by using standard tcode SE12, I get a dump, because SAP GUI is trying to display too much data.
Is there a way to submit for a contents of a table to be downloaded in the background ? For example, I can go to SE12, provide selection criteria, specify which fields I would like to see, and GUI will display it. From that point on, I can save the output to a text file, XXL spreadsheet, whatever. How can I skip the display piece and submit for this file to be created in the background?
Thank you all in advance.
Edited by: Sasa Mitrovic on Jun 23, 2009 4:34 PM