How can the DocuWare Printer used together with SAP?


To be able to print from the SAP GUI follow the steps described below. Be aware that this will only work starting from SAP ECC 6.0, not in older versions.

  • Open Transaction SPAD
  • Display output devices
  • DeviceEdit existing or create new output device
  • Device Class "Standard printer"Attributes: Change device type to "TWSAPWIN: MS Windows driver via SAPLPD" and take the
  • Access Method: Select "G: Front End Printing with Control Tech." and enter "DocuWare Printer" for host printer. (Do not check "No Device Selection at Frontend".)

Now in each case of printing, a pop up will be displayed and the "DocuWare Printer" is selected as default.