• Font code for MICR printing

    We are using the forms overlay feature in the AS/400 to generate checks. We use the font command in the print file DDS to specify the MICR font. The bank does not like the MICR font we have selected. Can anyone tell me the MICR font they use which their bank accepts?

    WoodEngineer6,725 pointsBadges:
  • DDS or SQL

    We have an existing COBOL application using files defined in DDS format. We are considering to move from DDS to DDL for future development. What is the best strategy to take this approach?

    Uiiuo50 pointsBadges:
  • DDS Keywords for AS/400 Windows screens

    I have an Interactive Maintenance Screen program that calls a program to display an AS/400 Windows. When I get to the first Screen and the call to the AS400 Window display is made, the background is blacked out and only the Window shows up. Is there any way that the background (first) Screen can be...

    Ppeier10 pointsBadges:
  • Need to find everyplace a file is being used.

    I have a file that we are adding a field. Need to find every program the file is being used to know which ones need to be recompiler. Would be nice to do one big search of the entire library. 

    nitzinger385 pointsBadges:
  • -ve Sign deletion from Screen DDS Display

    Hi,I have a display file with some numeric fields in which some fields are containing '-' (-ve Sign) at the end. How to remove it from appearing on the screen while seeing (by option 12).?. My screen is like this.. 999- 999- Here both are of size 9(4). Please reply me. Thanks!

    Sai4AS4001,420 pointsBadges:
  • Display file record format Merging

    Hi all, How to merge 2 or more record formats of a display file while displaying (Exfmt    A ) in AS/400. Please note that the Record formats are not of type SFL here. Here A  B and C are  Different Record formats. On Exfmt A/B/C. all should display together. How to do it?. Please reply.

    Sai4AS4001,420 pointsBadges:
  • Compile SQLTBLSRC on AS/400

    How do I compile a SQLTBLSRC on the AS/400?

    Amartin1510 pointsBadges:
  • Duplicate records in a keyed physical file

    Would journaling over a multiple member physical file cause duplicate records? The DDS of the file does not have UNIQUE.

    Mcrews25 pointsBadges:
  • How to change a field description

    I plan to re-use an unused field in a PF. Of course, I want to give it a new COLHDG. My question is ... how to do this without re-creating the PF? I did this once (4 years ago) but I don't remember what command I used to make it "take" (just changing the source code would not be sufficient)

    aceofdelts1,930 pointsBadges:
  • AFPDS PRTF special character printing within text string?

    Is it possible to include a special character within a text sting output to an AFPDS print file? We have output the special character by using a symbol character set but it has to be output as an individual field and results are not perfect for different printers. Has anyone created a DDS Print...

    hafwhit1,145 pointsBadges:
  • Mandatory Field on Display File in AS400

    I have a display file with mandatory fields. Is there anyway that i can highlight those fields to bring attention to the user? The same behavior that AS400 makes when we attempt to execute a command without completing all the required parameters. Note: I have used DSPATR(HI) or DSPATR(RI) and they...

    ITTechPT95 pointsBadges:
  • Refresh Screen

    I want to just create a simple refresh screen.. Here is what I have. A DSPSIZ(24 80 *DS3) A R SCREEN1 REL-V6R1M0 5761-WDS A CF03 A INVITE A 2 2TIME A DATA 7A B 6 6 RPGLE Prgram is: fDELAYTST cf e workstn maxdev(*file) Dron s 50 /free dow *inkc *on; write(e) screen1; dsply 'Timed out'; read(e)...

    RonKoontz1,780 pointsBadges:
  • Get list of files used in a code

    Hi Is there any way we can get the list of files used in an RPG/RPGLE code. I want to check the Level Check Identifier Code used in my file (Checked using DSPFD command) with the Level Check Identifier of same file used in program. Thanks

    VivekSharma120 pointsBadges:
  • Storing HTML in a Physical File

    Hello everyone, I'm looking for ideas for the best practice of storing HTML in a Physical File (PF). - A huge character field with VARLEN? - Some other data type available in DDS? Can't describe the PF with SQL (I'd like to, but need to use DDS). Thanks in advance! Dave

    Dcantwell470 pointsBadges:
  • Subfile load all & expandable

    Hi , i have some confusion beween load all & expandable subfile, for example in case of load all Pf has 100 records sfksiz=20 and sflpag =10   but if i am writing more then 20 records , but it should allow only 20 records in load all subfile because sflsiz=20 but its allowing to write more tehn 20...

    Rpgle400tech145 pointsBadges:
  • ODBC problem Changing Structure Table

    I have a client program conncected via odbc to AS400, I defined a structure table (DDS) in the AS400 that the client program use, then I had to change the length of numeric field (3 to 8) but the client program not recognized. What I have to do?

    pmalopez5 pointsBadges:
  • RPG internally described output (printer) file to DDS

    How do i convert an old RPG internally described output (printer) file to an externally described DDS printer file?

    ITDavid140 pointsBadges:
  • Merge two Physical Files using Logical File

    I have multiple Physical files (Trans2006, Trans2007, Trans2008, etc…) with same record layout with the yearly transactions on my iSeries. I want to merge these files (for temporary period). Is it possible to create a Logical file? If so please help me.

    nhewage50 pointsBadges:
  • How to display page 1 of n

    I'm using AS/400 DDS printer file to print PO. It is using OVERLAYS. How can I print Page 1 of 2, and page 2 of 2.

    pwopen12240 pointsBadges:
  • Displaying a standalone UIM panel?

    Suppose you wanted to provide users with the contents of a few pages of text coded as UIM panels. There used to be a DSPHLPDOC which would show a resolved document from a folder. No Officevision (aka Displaywrite) now though. Any ideas ?? - trying to avoid using a DDS screen of literals or coding...

    Yorkshireman5,580 pointsBadges:

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