SAP Web IDE

SAP Web IDE Can Make You a HERO

Congratulations Wouter Lemaire for your nomination as “SAP Developer Hero 2017”!!! Wouter’s nomination was due to “Helping to build the SAP Web IDE community”. This is a once in a lifetime award that only 20 are awarded annually. You can read more about this award here: https://www.sap.com/developer/tutorials/webide-onboarding-mc.html And what a year it was for Wouter with SAP Web IDE… Wouter participated in many activities related to SAP Web IDE, most …

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SAP Web IDE Versions… Which do I use…?

So many SAP Web IDE versions… no wonder you’re confused! In this blog, we would like to share the reasoning behind the different SAP Web IDE versions and when you should use what.   What is SAP Web IDE? SAP Web IDE is a powerful, extensible, web-based integrated development tool that simplifies end-to-end SAP application development. There are currently three main versions of SAP Web IDE: SAP Cloud Platform, Web IDE Available on …

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Library Manager for SAP Web IDE

Are you using JavaScript libraries in your UI5 project? Tired of including them manually? Looking for a JavaScript package manager like Bower integrated in the SAP Web IDE? Then the SAP Web IDE Library Manager is the solution for you!   Implement libraries in your UI5 project with the Library Manager SAP Web IDE Feature There exist many JavaScript libraries on the web which you can use in your UI5 …

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY SAP WEB IDE!!!!!

  Once upon a time… creating apps was complicated and time consuming. Then, 3 years ago we embarked on the task of creating an IDE tailor-made for developing SAP Fiori apps. It was to fit developers like a glove, addressing their specific needs and making end-to-end application development a delightful (although quick) experience. Nice and easy, all on the cloud, no installation, no upgrades…. The teams started working, trying to …

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Should SAP WebIDE be positioned as an Open Editor?

Let me take you back by one month(in my life): I was usually working on a UI5 extension project. I was informed by my manager of a requirement to maintain an AngularJs project developed by a third party team. I love to learn new languages(I am A1 in German 😉 ) and I jumped up on this opportunity. I went through tutorials and video blogs. When I had to import …

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Use existing services in your SAP Web IDE Feature

Use existing SAP Web IDE SDK Services The SAP Web IDE SDK already contains a lot of services that you can use in your Feature/plugin. At the moment not al services are documented yet. I’ll show you how to find existing services and use them. Be aware that, as long as they are not documented, they can change. This blog is the last part that belongs to the following blog …

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Create your own SAP Web IDE Feature

Did you know you could extend the SAP Web IDE with your own feature? If not, then now you know 🙂  SAP created an SDK for the SAP Web IDE to make it easy for every developer to create his own feature. I created two SAP Web IDE Features: https://blogs.sap.com/2016/11/27/custom-ui5-control-generator-sap-web-ide-plugin/ https://blogs.sap.com/2017/06/29/export-to-plunker-sap-web-ide-feature/ In this blog I want to share my experience with creating features and hope it will inspire and help …

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Create a view in your SAP Web IDE Feature

Add a view to the SAP Web IDE This blog is based on the previous one. It’s not required that you’ve followed the previous blog but it will help you understand how commands work in the SAP Web IDE.  This blog will extend the project with opening a view when executing a command. SAP Web IDE Feature Overview: https://blogs.sap.com/2017/07/17/create-your-own-sap-web-ide-feature/ SAP Web IDE Feature Command: https://blogs.sap.com/2017/07/17/create-a-command-in-your-sap-web-ide-feature   Steps to add a view: Create …

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Create a service in your SAP Web IDE Feature

Create a service in the SAP Web IDE In the previous blogs I’ve explained how to create commands and views in the SAP Web IDE: SAP Web IDE Feature Overview: https://blogs.sap.com/2017/07/17/create-your-own-sap-web-ide-feature/ SAP Web IDE Feature Command:https://blogs.sap.com/2017/07/17/create-a-command-in-your-sap-web-ide-feature/ SAP Web IDE Feature View: https://blogs.sap.com/2017/07/17/create-a-view-in-your-sap-web-ide-feature/ If your feature contains any logic, then it should not be placed in your command or view directly but in a more reusable place. In a plugin we can create …

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