Liquid UI - WS Reference Library

5.2.1 Screen Elements


Screen elements are utilized to add on a SAP screen for customization. These elements are listed In the upper right corner and are represented by icons as shown below:


To add a screen element to a give SAP screen, click the element and then click on the screen where the element is to be added. It is not necessary to drag the element to the screen. The elements are briefly explained below.

Text

Adds text to a SAP screen.

Editfield

Adds an editfield to a SAP screen.

Radiobutton

Creates a new radiobutton on a SAP screen.

Checkbox

Creates a new checkbox on a SAP screen.

Pushbutton

Creates a new pushbutton on a SAP screen.

Groupbox

Adds a groupbox around a group of elements.

Textbox

Adds a new textbox to a SAP screen.

Image

Adds an image to a SAP screen.

RTF Document

Embeds a RTF document in a SAP screen.

HTML Page

Embeds a HTML page in a SAP screen.

Once an element has been added to a screen, users can then right-click and select a variety of options from the context menu as shown below.


The context menu options may change based on the type of element selected, but all elements have the following options in the context menu:

Align

Aligns the element to either the left or right side of the screen.

Delete

Removes the element from the screen.

Properties

Displays the element properties dialog. The properties are different for each type of element. We will cover the element properties in more detail later in this document.

Copy

Makes a copy of the selected element.

Paste

Pastes a copy of the element onto the screen to quickly create duplicates.