Download Smartform Output as PDF File

Follow the below steps to download Smartform output as PDF file.

  1. Suppress the print dialog box by setting the NO_DIALOG flag of CONTROL_PARAMETERS
  2. Get the OTF data by setting the GETOTF flag of CONTROL_PARAMETERS
  3. Use function module CONVERT_OTF to convert OTF to PDF
  4. Use function module GUI_DOWNLOAD to download the PDF file to presentation server

Below program converts the smartform output to PDF and downloads it to presentation server.

*&---------------------------------------------------------------------*
*& Data Declaration
*&---------------------------------------------------------------------*
DATA: gv_formname   TYPE tdsfname VALUE 'ZZDEMO',
      gv_fm_name    TYPE rs38l_fnam.
DATA: gwa_ssfcompop TYPE ssfcompop,
      gwa_control   TYPE ssfctrlop.
DATA: gv_devtype    TYPE rspoptype.
DATA: gv_job_output TYPE ssfcrescl.
DATA: gt_lines      TYPE TABLE OF tline.
DATA: gv_size       TYPE i.
*&---------------------------------------------------------------------*
*& START-OF-SELECTION
*&---------------------------------------------------------------------*
START-OF-SELECTION.
*Get the function module name using form name
  CALL FUNCTION 'SSF_FUNCTION_MODULE_NAME'
    EXPORTING
      formname           = gv_formname
    IMPORTING
      fm_name            = gv_fm_name
    EXCEPTIONS
      no_form            = 1
      no_function_module = 2
      OTHERS             = 3.
  IF sy-subrc <> 0.
    MESSAGE ID sy-msgid TYPE sy-msgty NUMBER sy-msgno
            WITH sy-msgv1 sy-msgv2 sy-msgv3 sy-msgv4.
  ENDIF.

*Get Device Type
  CALL FUNCTION 'SSF_GET_DEVICE_TYPE'
    EXPORTING
      i_language             = sy-langu
    IMPORTING
      e_devtype              = gv_devtype
    EXCEPTIONS
      no_language            = 1
      language_not_installed = 2
      no_devtype_found       = 3
      system_error           = 4
      OTHERS                 = 5.

  gwa_ssfcompop-tdprinter = gv_devtype.
*Suppress print dialog
  gwa_control-no_dialog = 'X'.
  gwa_control-getotf = 'X'.

*Trigger the smartform
  CALL FUNCTION gv_fm_name
    EXPORTING
      control_parameters = gwa_control
      output_options     = gwa_ssfcompop
    IMPORTING
      job_output_info    = gv_job_output
    EXCEPTIONS
      formatting_error   = 1
      internal_error     = 2
      send_error         = 3
      user_canceled      = 4
      OTHERS             = 5.
  IF sy-subrc <> 0.
    MESSAGE ID sy-msgid TYPE sy-msgty NUMBER sy-msgno
            WITH sy-msgv1 sy-msgv2 sy-msgv3 sy-msgv4.
  ENDIF.

*Convert OTF to PDF
  CALL FUNCTION 'CONVERT_OTF'
    EXPORTING
      format                = 'PDF'
    IMPORTING
      bin_filesize          = gv_size
    TABLES
      otf                   = gv_job_output-otfdata
      lines                 = gt_lines
    EXCEPTIONS
      err_max_linewidth     = 1
      err_format            = 2
      err_conv_not_possible = 3
      err_bad_otf           = 4
      OTHERS                = 5.
  IF sy-subrc <> 0.
    MESSAGE ID sy-msgid TYPE sy-msgty NUMBER sy-msgno
            WITH sy-msgv1 sy-msgv2 sy-msgv3 sy-msgv4.
  ENDIF.

*Download PDF file to presentation server
  CALL FUNCTION 'GUI_DOWNLOAD'
    EXPORTING
      bin_filesize            = gv_size
      filename                = 'C:\demo.pdf'
      filetype                = 'BIN'
    TABLES
      data_tab                = gt_lines
    EXCEPTIONS
      file_write_error        = 1
      no_batch                = 2
      gui_refuse_filetransfer = 3
      invalid_type            = 4
      no_authority            = 5
      unknown_error           = 6
      header_not_allowed      = 7
      separator_not_allowed   = 8
      filesize_not_allowed    = 9
      header_too_long         = 10
      dp_error_create         = 11
      dp_error_send           = 12
      dp_error_write          = 13
      unknown_dp_error        = 14
      access_denied           = 15
      dp_out_of_memory        = 16
      disk_full               = 17
      dp_timeout              = 18
      file_not_found          = 19
      dataprovider_exception  = 20
      control_flush_error     = 21
      OTHERS                  = 22.
  IF sy-subrc <> 0.
    MESSAGE ID sy-msgid TYPE sy-msgty NUMBER sy-msgno
            WITH sy-msgv1 sy-msgv2 sy-msgv3 sy-msgv4.
  ENDIF.

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