Code page used SAP System & Language Specific Code Page

Character Encoding is like utf-8 etc. Code Page is used instead of character encoding in SAP and code page is a 4 digit number.

Go to Tx- SNLS and you can find what the code page for a particular language.

We  can use the FM-  SCP_CODEPAGE_FOR_LANGUAGE to get the Cod Page for any language.

Test the Fm in Tx- SE37 and you can find the code page value for each language.

 Also We have ABAP Class- CL_ABAP_CODEPAGE which provides various method to get the code page related values.

Method: CURRENT provides the current code page used. Test and see the result.

Method : FOR_LANGUAGE( ) –  returns the code page used for that language.



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