VARI is a standard Logical DB, Selection Screens, Selection Variants Transparent Table in SAP Basis application, which stores ABAP/4: Variant storage (similar to INDX) data. Below you can view the Table Structure, columns(fields), SAP Wiki pages, discussion threads, related TCodes, FMs, ABAP Reports, BW Datasources, and Authorization Objects for VARI. You can use the transaction code SE16 to view the data in this table, and SE11 TCode for the table structure and definition.

VARI — Meta Data

Description: ABAP/4: Variant storage (similar to INDX)
Main Category: Basis
Sub Category: Logical DB, Selection Screens, Selection Variants
Table type: Transparent Table (TRANSP)

VARI — Table Structure, Fields(Columns) and Definitions

    Position Column Name Description Primary Key Data Type Length Check Table
    1 MANDT Client X CLNT 3 *
    2 RELID Area identification on import/export database PCL2 X CHAR 2
    3 REPORT Name of transaction or programm which calls a dialog X CHAR 40 *
    4 VARIANT Name of Process Variant X CHAR 14 *
    5 SRTF2 Next record counter of cluster table X INT4 10
    6 VDATE Date DATS 8
    7 VTIME System Time TIMS 6
    8 VERNR Number of the person responsible CHAR 6
    9 CLUSTR Length field for data in cluster table INT2 5
    10 CLUSTD Document Content in Binary Format LRAW 2886

SAP Help, Wiki Resources, and Forum Discussions on VARI

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Related Tables

TABLE Description Functional Area
VARID Variant directory Basis - Logical DB, Selection Screens, Selection Variants
VARIT Variant Texts Basis - Logical DB, Selection Screens, Selection Variants
VARIS Assignment of variant to selection screen Basis - Logical DB, Selection Screens, Selection Variants
RSPARAMS ABAP: General Structure for PARAMETERS and SELECT-OPTIONS 610 - Logical DB
MARA General Material Data Logistics - Material Master
TVARV Table of variables in selection criteria Basis - Logical DB, Selection Screens, Selection Variants
DFIES DD Interface: Table Fields for DDIF_FIELDINFO_GET 151636 - Activation Program

Transaction Codes for SAP Table VARI

TCODE Description Functional Area
SE38 ABAP Editor Basis - ABAP Editor
VARC SD: User Guide to Archiving SD - Basic Functions
SE37 ABAP Function Modules Basis - Function Builder
SE16 Data Browser Basis - Workbench Utilities
SPRO Customizing - Edit Project Basis - Customizing Project Management (IMG)
OMIT Start Date in the Past PP - Master Data
SE11 ABAP Dictionary Maintenance Basis - Dictionary Maintenance
VA01 Create Sales Order SD - Sales

FMs for SAP Table VARI

FM Description Functional Area
RS_VARIANT_CONTENTS Select-options + Parameter (mit Werten) Basis - Logical DB, Selection Screens, Selection Variants
DISPLAY_LIST List object display (ABAPLIST) BC - Workbench Utilities
JOB_OPEN Open Job Scheduling Without Dialog (Including COMMIT WORK) Basis - Background Processing
JOB_SUBMIT Insert Background Task in Background Request With COMMIT WORK Basis - Background Processing
JOB_CLOSE Close Background Request With COMMIT WORK Basis - Background Processing
LIST_FROM_MEMORY Prepared list import from memory BC - Workbench Utilities
REUSE_ALV_GRID_DISPLAY Output of a simple list (single-line) Basis - SAP List Viewer
WRITE_LIST Display a (saved) list object BC - Workbench Utilities

ABAP Reports for SAP Table VARI

ABAP REPORT Description Functional Area
MEREP_MON Include for Monitor Basis - SAP NetWeaver Mobile - Use subcomponents
SAPLSPRI Function Modules for Printing
SAPDB__S Logical Database __S: Processing without Database
SAPMSSY0 System Exits Basis - Syntax, Compiler, Runtime
SPRSL TEXT 630 - Workbench Tools: Editors
RSTRANSP Select Report and Variants for Transport Basis - Logical DB, Selection Screens, Selection Variants
SAPLSVAR Function Group for Variant Maintenance

BW Datasources for SAP Table VARI

BW DATASOURCE Description Functional Area
0FI_GL_14 General Ledger (New): Line Items Leading Ledger FI - General Ledger Accounting
2LIS_11_VAITM Sales Document Item Data SD - Sales and Distribution
2LIS_05_QE1 Inspection Result: General Data QM - Quality Management

Authorization Objects for SAP Table VARI

AUTHORIZATION OBJECT Description Functional Area
C_AFKO_AWK CIM: Plant for order type of order
C_LINE LD: Processing Lines
S_BDC_MONI Batch Input Authorizations
M_MATE_STA Material Master: Maintenance Statuses
C_SIGN Authorization for Digital Signature
S_ECL_STP ECL Viewer: Authorization Object for Printing with Metadata
I_TCODE PM: Transaction Code