Category Archives: Troubleshooting

ST01 Authorization Trace Reason Codes

In April 2013, through SAP Note 1373111, SAP offered enhancements to the popular ST01 authorization trace. These enhancements improve SAP security administrator’s ability to troubleshoot authorization errors using ST01 and help analyze what really is going on with the authorization … Continue reading

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User Status Security in PM

A guide on setting up user status security for Plant Maintenance is now posted. Though B_USERSTAT is used universally across modules, it used in the PM module. Statuses can be controlled on equipment, work orders, notifications, etc. The B_USERSTAT Authorization … Continue reading

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Top 5 Common Dummy Authorization Checks in ST01

Below is a list of the top 5 common dummy authorization checks that you will come across in transaction ST01. For those who are unfamiliar with transaction ST01, from a SAP security perspective, transaction ST01 is primarily used to identify … Continue reading

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