|Mini SAP System Requirement
The system Requirements are :
Windows 2000 (Service Pack2 or higher);
Windows XP (Home or Professional);
Internet Explorer 5.01 or higher
At least 192 MB RAM (recommended to have 256 MB of RAM)
At least 512 MB paging file
At least 3.2 GB disk space (recommended to have 6 GB hard disk drive
(120 MB DB software, 2.9 GB SAP data, 100 MB SAP GUI + temporary free
space for the installation)
The file C:\WINNT\system32\drivers\etc\services (Windows 2000)
C:\Windows\system\32\drivers\etc\services (Windows XP) must not
include an entry for port 3600.
A possible entry can be excluded by using the symbol '#'.
No SAPDB must be installed on your PC.
The hostname of the PC must not be longer than 13 characters.
The Network must be configured for installation and
the MS Loopback Adapter must be configured when you start the system
without a network connection!
Special Requirements for Installations on Windows XP
In the file C:\Windows\system\32\drivers\etc\hosts the current
IP address and the host name must be defined as
<IP address><Host name>
Open the network connectivity definition with start->control panel->network
connections for defining the network connection. Select ->extended->
allow other users in network. Activate new configurations.
Select remote desktop within extended configuration menu.
What is MiniSAP?
How to get MiniSAP?
In order to get the free Mini SAP, you need to buy the following book
where in you will get two CD's of SAP WAS (Web Application Server) which
can be installed in your system and practice ABAP programming etc...
You can get your MiniSAP with the book :-
Objects: An introduction to Programming SAP Applications
by Horst Keller, Sascha Kruger. SAP Press.
It comes with 2 cds (Mini Basis SAP kernel + database).
It also includes the SQL server.
Objects Reference Book H. Keller, J. Jacobitz
The first complete language reference book for ABAP!
This book represents the first complete and systematic language reference
book for ABAP Objects.
Based on ABAP Objects, this 1000+ page book describes all concepts of
modern ABAP up to Release 7.0 (including a "sneak preview" of Release 7.10).
Brand new topics found in the new edition include SAP NetWeaver Application
Server ABAP, Regular Expressions, Shared Objects, class-based exception
handling, assertions, Web Dynpro for ABAP, Object Services, dynamic programming,
interface technologies (RFC, ICF, XML), and test tools, among others. Procedural
techniques are also covered where necessary.
The book also includes two CDs carrying a fully operational SAP Basis System,
and containing all the example programs from the book.
SAP NetWeaver Application Server ABAP
Development basics: ABAP Workbench, Object Navigator, Class Builder, etc.
Basic elements of ABAP Objects
Classic modularisation and program execution
Avoiding erros and error handling
GUI programming: dynpros, lists, selection screens, controls and Web Dynpro
Persistent data: DB access, Object Services, file interface, data clusters
Dynamic programming: field symbols, RTTS, dynamic tokens and procedure
Data und communication interfaces: RFC, ICF, web services, XML
Alternatively, if you are a customer of SAP and have an OSS user-id,
then you can also buy the Minisap software directly from the Sap service
MiniSAP are available via the SAP Developer Network (SDN).
- First register yourself.
- Then go to the software download page.
- Once there, you will be able to see the different trial versions
of SAP software with different system requirements.
Minisap contains only SAP BASIS where you can do your ABAP.
It will costs you 25 EURO.