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Creating an SAP IDoc Writer or SAP RFC/BAPI interface connection

    1. Click Administrator > Connections, and then click New Connection to create a connection.
    The New Connection page appears.
    2. Enter a name for the connection.
    Connection names can contain alphanumeric characters, spaces, and the following special characters: _ . + -
    Connection names are not case sensitive.
    3. Enter a description for the connection.
    The description can have a maximum length of 255 characters.
    4. Select SAP as the connection type.
    The SAP Connection Properties section appears.
    5. Select the name of the runtime environment where you want to run the tasks.
    6. Select the SAP connection type. You can choose one of the following options:
    The connection properties appear.
    7. Enter an SAP user name with the appropriate user authorization.
    8. Enter the SAP password.
    9. Enter the destination entry that you specified in the sapnwrfc.ini file for the SAP application server.
    10. Select the code page compatible with the SAP system.
    11. Enter the language code that corresponds to the SAP language.
    12. Enter the SAP client number.
    13. Click Test Connection to test the connection.
    14. Click Save to save the connection.