11 Easy Steps to Create Search Helps in PA20 and PA30

  • by Raj Mistry, Technical Consultant, EPI-USE UK
  • August 15, 2007
Learn how to create a search help in your SAP HR system to identify personnel numbers in infotype 0032. You can generate a list of previously unknown personnel numbers in 11 steps.

Have you ever needed to access employee details quickly and did not know the personnel number? Search helps reduce the time spent navigating your entire system for the specific information you need and they are available in all versions of SAP. Use search helps to efficiently obtain employee details, even if you don’t know the personnel number. One common query is =n.<surname>. Use the query =n.<Smith> in your search help, for example, to retrieve a comprehensive list of all employees whose surname is Smith. Follow these 11 basic steps to perform this function.

Raj Mistry

Raj Mistry has been working with SAP in the technical environment since 1996. Since then, he has gained experience working with all of the modules. Raj worked on several implementations from large Pan-European rollouts to mid-sized companies. Since 2004, he has worked with the HR module in both the technical and configuration areas. Currently, he is working for EPI-USE UK.

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