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Deploy XPI Inspector in SAP PO using NWDS 7.5

Hi All,

This blog will give a quick overview of how to deploy an XPI inspector in sap PO using NWDS 7.5.

I have used sap PO 7.5 single stack to deploy xpi_inspector

We can deploy xpi_inspector in sap PO using different methods.


  • Using Telnet

Reference to SAP note 1934940 – “PI: How to Deploy the XPI Inspector Tool using TELNET”.

  • Using NWDS 7.5 

Follow this blog for step by step explanation.


Step 1

Download .ear file into your local system. Using below link

Note: Get the latest file. I have downloaded the File with the name “xpi_inspector_v7_1.ear”


Step 2

Install NWDS and open.

You can follow below link to install NWDS:

Navigate:  Window —>Preferences —>SAP AS Java—> Add




Host = SAP PO hostname without port and https.

Instance No: 00

Domain = default

Note: If you have https in URL select use https. After adding it will add one entry in nwds like in my example PO1.



Navigate:  Window —>Preferences —>SAP AS Java —> Add


  • Window —> Prospective —> Open Prospective —> Other —> Double click in Deployment
  • Window —> show view —> Other —> Deployment Job



Click Import.


It will redirect you to your local desktop navigate the file location you have downloaded in the previous step. and upload the .rar file.



Step 4

Now click on start and it will start deploying:

You can see this at the bottom right


Once it will finish you can access the xpi_Inspector using below URL:



You will get below screen:


Hope this will helpful !



By following this blog you will be able to deploy xpi_inspector into SAP PO using NWDS 7.5. After Deployment; You can use xpi_inspector in SAP PO to debug trace in detail.




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      Author's profile photo Vikas Zha
      Vikas Zha

      Great Blog and very helpful. I was looking for this for long. Thanks a lot, Shashi

      Author's profile photo Shashi Bhushan
      Shashi Bhushan
      Blog Post Author

      Thanks Vikas!

      Author's profile photo Rajeev Ranjan
      Rajeev Ranjan

      Very useful blog. XPI Inspector explained step by step and descriptive way. Keep contributing shashi.

      Author's profile photo Shashi Bhushan
      Shashi Bhushan
      Blog Post Author

      Thank you Rajeev!

      Author's profile photo Soporte Socsap Socsap
      Soporte Socsap Socsap

      Hi, could you send me the file .ear please ? I can't download from your url.

      Thanks in advance