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Stopping the RTMF on 7.1x

  1. Go to NWA -> Start & Stop -> go to the Java EE Services tab -> look for rtmf:
    Stop com.sap.netweaver.rtmf.server and RTMF Service Façade by choosing them and pressing Stop one by one:

  2. Go to the Java EE Applications tab , look for "rtmfcommunicator", select it and click stop and choose ‘On All Instances Set “Stopped” As Initial State:

    In the popup window press Yes.


  3. Add a filter to stop the RTMF services from restarting:
    Read instruction from: http://help.sap.com/saphelp_nwce711/helpdata/en/47/b1a4e5ac671599e10000000a42189c/frameset.htm
    Add filters for the following services:
    • sap.com/tc~rtmf~service
    • sap.com/com.sap.netweaver.rtmf.server

Choose disable filter.
Under Vendor Mask put "sap.com" and under Component Name Mask put "tc~rtmf~service" and "com.sap.netweaver.rtmf.server" respectively.
Add filters for the following application: rtmfcommunicator
Choose disable filter.
Under Vendor Mask put "sap.com" and under Component Name Mask put "rtmfcommunicator".

Do not forget to save the changes and restart the instance.
If you are using UWL you will need to implement SAP note 1789965, before disabling RTMF.
To improve the systems performance, if you are not using RTC, you can remove it from your system by implementing SAP Note No. 864801.

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