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Define Node Attributes in SAP

Updated Jan 28, 2023

In this SAP Control tutorial, we will teach you the step-by-step process of defining new Node Attributes in your SAP system with proper screenshots.

What is a Node Attributes in SAP?

Node attributes in the SAP Control system are a special option (name-value pair) that applies to a node object in the SAP system.

How to Define Node Attributes?

Please follow the step below to define the new node attributes:

Enter t-code SPRO in the SAP command field and press Enter to execute.


Now on the next screen click the SAP Reference IMG button.

SAP Reference IMG

Next, go to the following SAP menu path:

SPRO -> SAP Reference IMG –> Controlling > Cost Center Accounting > Master Data > Define Node Attributes

IMG Path

On the Change View "Node Attribute": Overview screen, you will see the list of the previously defined Node Attributes on your SAP system.

Previous Notification Types

Next click on the New Entries button to define a new Node Attribute in your SAP system.

New Entries

Now, fill in the following details for the new Node Attribute as shown in the image below:

  • Enter the other optional details as per your business requirements.


Once all the details are entered click the Save button at the bottom to save the new attribute node.


Next, select your Customization Request id and press Enter to proceed.


A message Data was saved will be displayed on the bottom of your screen.

Data was saved

You have successfully defined a new Node Attribute in your SAP Control system.