DES Service Center to
obtain the most current SAPLogon ini.
For all other SAPGUI installation files, upgrades, and patches,
Note: SAPlogon.ini files must be
updated with installation of SAP GUI version 7.20 or later.
For Security purposes, the SAPlogon.ini is no longer
available on the Downloads page. To obtain the most
current file follow the instructions below.
In SAP GUI, the SAPlogon.ini file defines the environments in HRMS
that a user can access. Most users will have 2 environments: HRMS
Production and/or HRMS Business Intelligence.
To install, replace or update a user's saplogon.ini file:
Logon to the PC with Local Administrator privileges (or
better). If you aren't sure whether you have these privileges, please
contact your agency IT staff to complete the
Make sure the SAP
Logon Pad is not open/running
Saplogon.ini file can be copied from any current SAP GUI userís
workstation. It is located in C:\Windows directory. If you still
need a copy of SAPLogon.ini, contact the
DES Service Center.
Before you contact DOP Service Center
be sure to determine whether your agency is Single Sign-On (SSO) or Non
Single Sign-On. This is very important. If you're not
sure, your agency HRMS Security Requestor should be able to
If you requested a copy of saplogon.ini file from DDES Service
Center, it will come as a zipped file. Extract (unzip) the saplogon.ini file to a folder on the desktop.
Manually copy the saplogon.ini from the unzipped folder on the
desktop (SSO or NONSSO) to
If you are installing SAP GUI for the first time on a
workstation, you must place a copy of saplogon.ini file in
C:\Windows directory. Please see step 3 above on how to acquire
For Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8 workstations, you
will also need to copy the new saplogon.ini to each users
profile (c:\users\%userprofile%\appdata\Roaming\SAP\Common\). If
a user has never launched the SAP Logon Pad this folder will not
exist and will be created when SAPGUI is launched (and will copy
the saplogon.ini file from C:\Windows location..
Start the Sap Logon Pad and make sure that all of the appropriate
environments are now appearing in the Sap Logon Pad.
If everything is working, delete the zip file, extracted folder
and its contents. You should be all set.
If you experience problems or need assistance with the
installation, please contact your agency IT staff or helpdesk. If you are
an IT staf