SHD_SWITCH SAP tcode for – Activate Standard Variant User

Here we would like to draw your attention to SHD_SWITCH transaction code in SAP. As we know it is being used in the SAP BC-ABA (ABAP Runtime Environment in BC) component which is coming under BC module (BASIS).SHD_SWITCH is a transaction code used for Activate Standard Variant User in SAP.

SAP SHD_SWITCH transaction code

It comes under the package SMOD.When we execute this transaction code, SAPMSHD0 is the normal standard SAP program that is being executed in background.

Transaction SHD_SWITCH technical data table

PurposeActivate Standard Variant User
Program runningSAPMSHD0
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Some Basic Questions & Answers

Which SAP Program will run when we enter tcode SHD_SWITCH?
Program named SAPMSHD0 will run when we enter transaction code SHD_SWITCH.
What is the transaction code type of SHD_SWITCH?
SHD_SWITCH is a Dialog Transaction code type which is shortly represented as T.