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There is a demand to easily detect the SAP Business Objects which support Node Extension.
The same conditions must be met to support Action Extension.

On the other hand we found no place in the Repository Explorer for Business Objects documentation to locate this information so you can see this at first glance.

Therefore I will present here a list of SAP Business Objects for SAP Business ByDesign as well for Cloud 4 Customer which supports Node & Action Extension.

Please keep in mind that there is no claim on the completeness or correctness of this list as development could change some internal, technical factors which influence this list. Nevertheless I try to keep it up to date.

Business byDesign

 
Namespace Business Object
 AP.FinancialAccounting.Global FinancialPlanData
FinancialsNotification_V1
 AP.EmployeeCentralIntegration.Global EmployeeCentralQueryResponsePerEmployee
AP.FO.MOM.Global OrganisationalCentreExtension
AP.PC.IdentityManagement.Global IdentityBusinessRole
AP.Purchasing.Global PurchaseOrderTemporary
AP.Payment.Global Payment
PaymentBatch
AP.ProjectManagement.Global ProjectStockOrder
AP.TimeAndLabourManagement.Global EmployeeTimeCalendar

Cloud for Customer

 
Namespace Business Object
AP.CRM.Global BuyingCenter
CodTimeEntry
CodTimeReport
ComplaintManagementSalesOrder
Contract
CustomerQuote
CustomerQuoteIndustryExtension
Demand
DesignRegistration
InsurancePolicy
InsuranceQuickQuote
InsuranceQuote
InsuranceRenumerationAnalytics
Lead
LeadIndustryExtn
LeanInvoice
MaintenancePlan
MarketingPermission
Opportunity
OpportunityIndustryExtension
Payment
ProfessionalServicesMasterProject
Promotion
ServiceRequest
UtilitiesAccountSearch
UtilitiesBusinessAgreement
UtilitiesConnectionObject
UtilitiesExtensibility
UtilitiesPointOfDelivery
UtilitiesPremise
Vehicle
AP.FO.Activity.Global ActivityWorklist
ActivityWorklistRouterDefinition
Questionnaire
AP.FO.BusinessAttribute.Global BusinessAttribute
BusinessAttributeAssignment
BusinessAttributeSet
AP.FO.BusinessPartner.Global BusinessPartnerSolutionExtensions
BusinessPartnerVisitingInformation
AP.FO.IBase.Global MeasurementDocument
MeasurementPoint
AP.FO.MOM.Global OrganisationalUnit
AP.FO.PriceAndTax.Global ExternalPriceDocument
AP.FO.ProductBusinessPartnerRelationManagement.Global ProductBusinessPartnerRelation
AP.FO.ProductDataMaintenance.Global PdmMaterialIndustryExtn
AP.PC.ActivityManagement.Global Activity
BusinessActivityIndustryExtension
Route
VisitTourPlan

BTW: Inside the extension nodes you can add also associations.

That’s all, folks.
Horst

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  1. Ciprian Nasalean

    Hello Horst,
    in ByD I tried to extend the SourceOfSupply BO, so I can enhance the screen “Supply Control -> Process Purchase Proposal -> Change source of Supply” (to add 3 new fields to the screen). In the XBO there is no node, so I can’t do this.

    Later I found your comment in a post, that maybe would work in my case :
    “- Create a Custom BO as “shadow BO” with the same ID as Alternative Key as the SAP BO
    – Maintain all your elements and actions with this shadow BO
    – Create am Embedded Component for this shadow BO
    – Include this EC into the UI for the SAP BO you want to extend”

    Can you please give me a detailed example, especially the last two steps.

    Kind regards,
    Ciprian

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  2. Horst Schaude Post author

    Hello Ciprian,

    As you can see in the list above the SourceOfSupply is not enabled for node extension.

    But you can add elements to it.
    Please have a look into the documenation.

    HTH,
    Horst

     

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    1. Ciprian Nasalean

      Hello Horst,
      first I would like to thank you for your reply.
      I tried to add an element but I get an error: “[Activate] Node ‘Root’ of business object ‘SourceOfSupply’ is unknown or not extendable”
      Kind regards,
      Ciprian

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      1. Horst Schaude Post author

        Hello Ciprian,

        The BO SourceOfSupply can not be enhanced with elements.
        It can only be used to add ABSL snippets to some nodes.

        So the error message does exactly mean what it is saying. 🙂

        Sorry,
        Horst

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        1. baoxiang lv

          Hello Horst,

          I want to know whether or not  to use “UtilitiesAccountSearch” Enhancement Option to enhance standart Account Search like ECC BADI.

          I try to test but it not work and I also ask a question about it .Can you help me?

          Looking forward to your reply.

          Thanks in advance

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  3. Frank Pohlmann

    Hello Horst,

     

    how is it intended to work with there IndustryExtensions?

    I tried to get it work but instances are not created automatically and I cannot create them by myself because all elements are readonly. Is there a documentation or example available?

    If I get it work for CustomerQuote, will the content be copied when I copy a CustomerQuote?

    Kind regards,

    Frank

     

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    1. Horst Schaude Post author

       

      Hello Frank,

      They should be available from the Item node of the CustomerQuote. The association itself should be created automatically.

      If this does not happen I suggest to raise an incident on the CustomerQuote component.

      Sorry,
      .    Horst

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