SM49 SAP tcode for – Execute external OS commands

Here we would like to draw your attention to SM49 transaction code in SAP. As we know it is being used in the SAP BC-CCM (Use Subcomponents in Basis) component which is coming under BC module (BASIS).SM49 is a transaction code used for Execute external OS commands in SAP.

SAP SM49 transaction code

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

SAP SM49 menu path

See the possible menu paths to access the same report by avoiding entering the transaction code.
Path 1
Tools → CCMS → Control/Monitoring → Execute External Commands

Path 2
Tools → CCMS → Background Processing → Execute External Commands

Transaction SM49 technical data table

PurposeExecute external OS commands
Program runningSAPLSXPT
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Some Basic Questions & Answers

Which SAP Program will run when we enter tcode SM49?
Program named SAPLSXPT will run when we enter transaction code SM49.
What is the transaction code type of SM49?
SM49 is a Parameter Transation code type which is shortly represented as P.