Standard Attributes for Character Formats

Links a search key to the selected character string when the end user uses this character format. Examples include glossary, hypertext, and data element links. Here, selected character strings are assigned the appropriate key.

Bar code that is required for certain variables and is known to the printer, for example EAN8. The character string is printed as a bar code if the character string concerned is selected.

Bar code names, such as EAN8, refer to system bar codes. These are defined in the SAPscript font maintenance (Tools ® Word processing ® Font).

The character string is not split by a line break, but printed together on the next line.

The character string is not printed. The text is only visible in the text editor.

The character string is printed half a line higher or lower.

The following options are available for defining these attribute types:


Attribute is not set


Attribute is inherited


Attribute is set