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The following sample shows how to use the ReadTable class to select data from the SAP table MAKT and how to process the ADO.NET result table object.

About #

The SAP table MAKT contains material descriptions.

  • This sample reads the material description texts of MAKT. For this the columns MATNR (material number) and MAKTX (material text) are needed.
  • Add a corresponding WHERE statement SPRAS='EN' to make sure only the English language texts are read (SPRAS is the column that contains the language keys).

Note: The RFC_READ_TABLE function module for table extractions is not suitable for mass data extraction, see Table Restrictions.

Read the SAP Table MAKT #

The following sample code reads the English material description texts of the SAP table MAKT:

using System;
using System.Data;
using ERPConnect;
using ERPConnect.Utils;

// Set your ERPConnect license

// Open the connection to SAP
using var connection = new R3Connection(
    host: "server.acme.org",
    systemNumber: 00,
    userName: "user",
    password: "passwd",
    language: "EN",
    client: "001")
    Protocol = ClientProtocol.NWRFC,


var table = new ReadTable(connection)
    WhereClause = "SPRAS = 'EN'",
    TableName = "MAKT",
    RowCount = 10

// Select columns to read


DataTable result = table.Result;
for (int i = 0; i < result.Rows.Count; i++)
    Console.WriteLine($"{result.Rows[i]["MATNR"]} {result.Rows[i]["MAKTX"]}");



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