• 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...

    hafwhit1,175 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

    Dcantwell480 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?

    ITDavid180 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.

    pwopen12245 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...

    Yorkshireman6,085 pointsBadges:
  • Printing Electronic Signature that is Printer Resident

    HELP!!!   I am trying to print an electronic signature that is printer resident on an HP printer attached trough the LAN.  I have the PCL Escape sequence from the manufacturer.  So far, I have retrieved the WSCST source, modified it to include an INDFNTE tage with a unique font id (used to...

    Tsladden45 pointsBadges:
  • Key on DDS Join Logical File

    I have created a join logical file. On the second file there is a field that has to be a part of the key. But I get the following error message "Key field not from first file on JFILE keyword." Is there way to get past this, or another way of doing this than using a Join file?

    Steyn15 pointsBadges:
  • How to speed up AS/400 SQL?

    We have SQL on our Data Warehouse written using SHOWCASE. The SQL could be better, it is not SO bad for something writen with a drag and drop gui, but the execution is far too slow - 12 minutes to extract data from the main 3.5 million record file, with several left outer joins. So, we created...

    Sloopy2,195 pointsBadges:
  • AS400 printing underline problem.

    I created an AFPDS printer file in DDS using the Goudy font, fgid 4919. This is a variable width font. I used the underline dds keyword and find that the underline extends beyond the printed characters. Is there a way to control the underline?

    Programmerx5 pointsBadges:
  • Need EAN-13 DDS sample for printing a Barcode

    If you have EAN Code-13 DDS sample for print a Barcode could you please send me that sample..? Thanks in advice

    GT40020 pointsBadges:
  • Hide field which is present in DDS

    I want to hide data of specific field which is present in DDS.The requirement is even in the runqry that field should be hidden....

    Onelonely10 pointsBadges:
  • Restoration of back ups taken on Dat through tar -cvfr /dev/st0 – RHEL 5.0

    Backups are being taken on Dat DDS4 format OS RHEL 5.0. The command is used tar -cvfr /dev/st0 File name. Thus the backups are being taken no of times in one Dat. How to restore the backup of a file which has been taken after first occurence?

    SCOUnixIBMServer10 pointsBadges:
  • Create more member to single physical file

    I TRYED TO CREATE MORE MEBERS TO THE PF WITH CRTPF COMMAND AND ALSO GAVE *NOMAX OPTION TO PF .BUT IT IS NOT POSSIBLE FOR ME?HOW TO CREATE A MORE MEMBERS TO PERTICULAR PF ? PLEASE GIVE ME CLEARY?

    3months15 pointsBadges:
  • how to change AS/400 Textbase application to windowslike application

    Hey, who can give me advice, or has experince, to change an textbase AS/400 RPG & DDS application to an windowslike application?

    BERA40 pointsBadges:
  • AUTO INCREMENT

    We created a File with an Auto Increment Field using MYSQL statements through PHP. I have no Idea how to do this using DDS statements or settings.

    Steyn15 pointsBadges:
  • How to get current date in DDS

    is it possible to get the current date (CUR_DATE()). how? R SERFMT                    PFILE(BLUSOC)     K SERSN                                       S SERIND                    COMP(NE 0)          ...

    Okina5 pointsBadges:

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