SAP Connector > Part VII: SAP BW Data Extraction > Mappings and Mapping tasks with SAP BW > Creating a Mapping task

Creating a Mapping task

You can create a mapping task based on a valid mapping.
    1. To create a mapping task, click Data Integration > New > Tasks and then complete one of the following steps:
    To edit a mapping task, on the Explore page, navigate to the mapping task. In the row that contains the task, click Actions and select Edit.
    2. Enter a name for the task.
    Task names must be unique within the organization. Task names are not case sensitive. Task names can contain alphanumeric characters, spaces, and the following special characters: _ . + -
    3. Select the runtime environment that contains the Secure Agent that you want to use to access the SAP BW objects.
    4. Select Mapping as the task based on which you want to create the mapping task.
    5. Click Select to specify a mapping.
    The Select a Mapping dialog box appears.
    6. Select a mapping. You can also search for a mapping based on its name and description.
    7. Click OK.
    The image of the selected mapping appears.
    8. Click Next.
    If you specified any parameters in the source or target details in the mapping, the Source or Target page appears. If not, the Schedule page appears.
    9. Configure a schedule and advanced options. Perform any of the following steps based on your requirements:
    1. a. Click Run this task on schedule and specify the schedule that you want to use.
    2. b. Configure the email notification options.
    3. c. Configure advanced options for the task.
    4. d. Specify the execution mode.
    10. Optionally, add advanced session properties.
    1. a. Click Add.
    2. b. Select a session property.
    3. c. Configure the value of the session property.
    11. Save the mapping task. You can choose one of the following save options: