With the release of NW2004s, customer can have both the NW04s version as well as BW 350 version of the BW frotend. In order to do version check of both these releases you can execute the version check program of sapbexc.xla
Method of use :
1. Go to BW folder of your installation directory.
2. Execute the program called SAPBEXC.XLA
3. In the next screen you can select either NW04s or the BW 3.5 on
which the version check will be executed.
With respect to the checking mechanism, the old strategy of RED,YELLOW,GREEEN,BLUE is maintained.
The new files which are shipped with the BI NW 2004s release belong to the following categories.
1) NW 2004s components
For the NW04s BI, new 66 files have been added. These files can be seen in the section "BI in SAP NetWeaver 2004s" starting
from row 12.
2) Synfusion components
The Syncfusion controls are shipped along with the NW 2004s release. These controls start from the row 178
3) Other controls
More controls have been added in 3 sections of BW 3.5 components, SAP GUI, and Microsoft components.
In BW 3.5, Only one file has been upgraded to the the major version starting with 7004. This is a separate file for the NW
2004s. The remaining BW 3.5 components will be the same files which are shipped along with the previous patch BW 3.5
In SAP GUI, 4 more files have been added starting from the row 164.
New 13 files have been included in the Microsoft components section. These files start from the line 201.
All the new files which are shipped with the BI NW 2004s are currently copied into the <destination_directory>BW folder. The Destination
Directory is decided during the time of installation. In General case, For a local Pc Destination_Directory will be the following location:
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