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How to Configure WEB-GUI for SAP

Table of Contents

Step 1: Verifying the configuration parameters for ICM

Step 2: Activate Required Services

Step 3: Publishing Services

STEP 4: Login In to the SAP GUI though Web.


The purpose is this document is to show step by step to configure webgui for SAP Netweaver . Applies to SAP Netweaver R/3 System

Author:      Priyashantha Fernando

Company: CPSTL – Sri Lanka


Step 1: Verifying the configuration parameters for ICM.

Use Transaction SMICM (ICM Monitor).
Displays the ICM configuration and monitoring. Make sure it is running. Check the following ICM parameters.

[Menu-> Goto -> Parameters ->Display]

  1. icm/server_port_0 PROT=HTTP,PORT=8000
  2. icm/host_name_full <Full Qualified Domain Name>

I will use the domain name as testp1.bomain.cpstl


Following parameters should be checked.


Step 2: Activate Required Services:

Following 3 services need to be enabled.

  1. /default_host/sap/bc/gui/sap/its/webgui
  2. /default_host/sap/public/bc/ur
  3. /default_host/sap/public/bc/its/mimes

Use Tcode ‘SICF’ to enable services. Then execute it to show the services trees.


Then activate the mentioned services according to the below guide.

  1. /default_host/sap/bc/gui/sap/its/webgui
  2. /default_host/sap/public/bc/ur
  3. /default_host/sap/public/bc/its/mimes

Right click on the relevant service and then activate it.


Step 3: Publishing Services:

Run T-Code SIAC_PUBLISH_ALL_INTERNAL  to activate the services. Will take few minutes. While running it will show the status message like:


Finally the following screen can be seen.


STEP 4: Login In to the SAP GUI though Web

Type one of the following URLin the web browser

  1. http://<IP>:8000/sap/bc/gui/sap/its/webgui
  2. http://testp1.bomain.cpstl:8000/sap/bc/gui/sap/its/webgui

Then the login screen will come.


Then ask you to provide the username and password. Login an roam in to the SAP 

Refecence : SAPNOTE 517484

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