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How to Enable SAP Document Center for Your HCP Trial Account in 3 Minutes


A Quick Intro

SAP Document Center (formerly known as SAP Mobile Documents) is now available in your HCP Trial account.

This blog describes the steps to activate them step-by-step - in 3 minutes.

For an overview about SAP Document Center, check out the following blog:

SAP Document Center for SAP HANA Cloud Platform - An Overview.

This is how you can activate it:

Get Your HCP Trial Account

If you haven't done so already, create your own free Developer instance of HCP:

Go to --> Try for free --> Try Now --> Register

Enable SAP Document Center

Once you have access to your new account, enter the Cloud Cockpit: --> Logon

Go to Services --> Document Center

Click Enable

The End User UI

Once the service is enabled, you can launch the end user Web UI of SAP Document Center:

In the Document Center area of the cockpit, click on Go to Service Link in the Cloud Cockpit.

You can now create folders or upload files using drag & drop.
(The UI still says "SAP Mobile Documents" - this will be re-branded to SAP Document Center soon)

Congratulations, you have set up the initial part of SAP Document Center for HCP (SAP Mobile Documents) in your HCP Trial account!

Next Steps

Sharing Options

Enable Easy File Sharing in 5 Minutes

Using Member Shares in 10 Minutes

Connecting Clients

Connect the iOS app

Connect the Android app

Connect the Windows app

Connect the Desktop Client

Publishing Files for Everybody

Create Corporate Repositories in the Cloud

Integrate On-Premise Content &

Embed Content Features into your Custom App

You can find further integration guides at

--> How-To Guides - Cloud

You are a developer? On the page mentioned above, you will also find various tutorials on how to integrate the solution features into your application or create new apps from scratch.