Import Monitor


The transport control program tp stores status information in the database before and after each import step. This status information is read and displayed by the import monitor.

The import monitor shows the following information:


To start the import monitor, proceed as follows:

  1. Call transaction STMS.
  2. Choose Overview ® Imports.
  3. This takes you to the import overview.

  4. Position the cursor on the R/3 System for which you would like to start the import monitor.
  5. Choose Goto ® Import monitor.
  6. To refresh the display, choose TP status ® Refresh.


If the time stamp of the last change has not changed, but the status indicates that tp is still running, there can be several reasons for this:

The import monitor displays all tp processes that terminated or have not yet been completed. You can delete the entries whose last change date is older than 30 days by choosing TP status ® Delete old entries.