SWU8 SAP tcode for – Workflow Trace: On/Off

Here we would like to draw your attention to SWU8 transaction code in SAP. As we know it is being used in the SAP BC-BMT (Business Management in Basis) component which is coming under BC module (BASIS).SWU8 is a transaction code used for Workflow Trace: On/Off in SAP.

SAP SWU8 transaction code

It comes under the package SWT.When we execute this transaction code, RSWTTR04 is the normal standard SAP program that is being executed in background.

SAP SWU8 menu path

See the possible menu paths to access the same report by avoiding entering the transaction code.
Path 1
Tools → ABAP Workbench → Development → SAP Business Workflow → Utilities → Workflow Trace → On/off

Path 2
Tools → Business Workflow → Development → Utilities → Workflow Trace → On/off

Transaction SWU8 technical data table

PurposeWorkflow Trace: On/Off
SAP PackageSWT
Program runningRSWTTR04
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Some Basic Questions & Answers

Which SAP Program will run when we enter tcode SWU8?
Program named RSWTTR04 will run when we enter transaction code SWU8.
What is the transaction code type of SWU8?
SWU8 is a Report Transaction code type which is shortly represented as R.