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Sams Teach Yourself SAP R/3 in 10 Minutes

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Sams Teach Yourself SAP R/3 in 10 Minutes covers general tasks including basic navigation skills, working with master data and running reports. With Timesaving Tips, Plain English definitions, Panic Button advice and easy-to-follow tutorials that can be completed in 10 minutes or less, you can get productive immediately. Covers the general SAP functions that every end-user of SAP-based applications must know. The book focuses on the user interface, access issues, and basic navigation skills using mini-tutorials. You'll learn all the essential tasks for running SAP-based applications smoothly and easily. 10 minutes is all you need to learn how to log on to SAP R/3, access the SAP R/3 modules, use basic navigation skills, work with master data, generate reports, read and interpret common error messages, and access extensive online help features.

Table of Contents

  1. Copyright
  2. About the Author
  3. Acknowledgments
  4. We'd Like to Hear from You!
  5. Introduction
  6. Accessing SAP R/3
    1. What You Need Before Logging On
    2. Working with Clients and Client Names
    3. Logging On
  7. Using the SAP R/3 Interface
    1. Looking at the SAP R/3 Interface
  8. Getting Around the Screen
    1. User Requirements for This Lesson
    2. Getting to an SAP R/3 Document Entry Screen
    3. Getting Around an SAP R/3 Document Entry Screen
    4. How the Fields Are Used
  9. Moving Between Screens
    1. User Requirements for This Lesson
    2. The Difference Between Back and Exit
    3. Screen Buttons and Scrollbars
    4. Scrolling Around a Screen
    5. Understanding the Menus
  10. Using Basic Help
    1. Online Help in SAP R/
    2. Where to Start with Help
    3. Searching the Help Files
    4. The Glossary
    5. Getting Help on Messages
  11. Using Task-Level Help
    1. What You Need for This Lesson
    2. What Task-Level Help Can Do for You
    3. Getting to the Right Help Module
  12. Creating a Document
    1. User Requirements for This Lesson
    2. Creating the Purchase Requisition
    3. Using Default Data
  13. Using Matchcodes
    1. User Requirements for This Lesson
    2. Exploring Matchcodes
    3. Using a Different Matchcode
    4. Text Searching and Wildcards
    5. Other Ways of Searching
  14. Displaying a Document
    1. User Requirements for This Lesson
    2. Doing a Direct Lookup
    3. Looking Up with Matchcodes
  15. Changing a Document
    1. User Requirements for This Lesson
    2. Finding the Document
    3. Changing a Line Item
    4. Adding and Deleting Line Items
  16. Using List Display
    1. User Requirements for This Lesson
    2. Reporting with List Display
  17. Generating Reports and Printing
    1. Selecting and Generating Reports
    2. Other Reports
    3. Printing
  18. Using Variants
    1. What You Need for This Lesson
    2. Creating and Saving Variants
  19. Editing Text
    1. What You Need for This Lesson
    2. Adding and Editing Text
  20. Using Master Data
    1. What You Need for This Lesson
    2. Kinds of Data
    3. Maintaining Data in a Master File
  21. Using User Parameters
    1. What You Need for This Lesson
    2. Setting Up the User Parameter
  22. Using User Menus
    1. What You Need for This Lesson
    2. Setting Up a User Menu
  23. Using Transaction Codes
    1. What You Need for This Lesson
    2. Getting Directly to a Transaction
  24. Customizing Your User ID
    1. Setting Defaults
  25. Understanding Configuration
    1. Adapting to Your Specific Requirements
    2. What About Things SAP R/3 Doesn't Do?
  26. SAP R/3 and the Internet
    1. Doing Business on the Web with SAP R/
    2. Visiting SAP's Home Page on the World Wide Web
    3. Reading the Newsgroup
  27. Kinds of Business Documents
    1. Kinds of Business Documents
  28. SAP R/3 Industry Solutions
    1. What Is an Industry Solution?
    2. Industry Solutions and the Future
  29. Where to Go from Here
    1. Haven't We Had Enough Help Already?
    2. Get It Online
    3. Practical Advice for Training and Getting Trained
    4. It's in Your Hands Now
  30. Sales and Distribution, Materials Management, and Production Planning Modules
    1. Sales and Distribution
    2. Materials Management
    3. Production Planning
  31. Quality Management, Plant Maintenance, and Human Resources Modules
    1. Quality Management
    2. Plant Maintenance
    3. Human Resources
  32. Financial Accounting, Controlling, Asset Management, and Project System Modules
    1. Financial Accounting
    2. Controlling
    3. Asset Management
    4. Project System
  33. Index