• Check for file lock on the IFS in RPG

    I need a way to check to see if a text file is locked on the IFS in an RPG program. I am running the following command in the rpg program: ReturnInt = Open(%Trim(EntryPath):O_RDONLY+O_SHARE_NONE);. When I do this for an excel file the returnint comes back with a -1 if the file is locked. However if...

    Marvmart25 pointsBadges:
  • File lock on text document in the IFS

    I need a way in and RPG program to check to see if there is a file lock on a text document in the IFS. I know there is a way to do this for an Excel file but is there a way to do this for a text document?

    Marvmart25 pointsBadges:
  • Retrieve pdf file through JAVA from IFS

    How can I retrieve a pdf file stored on IFS generated by CL program through JAVA screen?

    Atul1015 pointsBadges:
  • IFS Get list of files in a directory in RPGLE

    Need to retrieve into a RPG program a list of all files in a folder on the IFS. Can this be done?

    Gcnpkn5 pointsBadges:
  • How do I put something in the IFS Text Field ?

    We are using software to store programs for a web site on the IFS. The problem is that when I use "WRKLNK" to view these programs there is nothing in the text field. Is there a way to put something in that field that will describe what the program is? Thanks for any help.

    Burtmis100 pointsBadges:
  • Delete files from an IFS folder using a Windows account

    I would like to delete files from an ifs-folder (OS400 V5R4) using a windows-account. The folder is shared so I can access it via a vista-workstation. Is it possible to set 'full right' permissions on a windows-account ?

    Leonidas055 pointsBadges:
  • Open XL file from ILE program

    We have a process that converts a spooled file into a .CSV file and stores it in a folder on the IFS. The user then opens Excel and locates and opens the file for editing etc. Is there a way to open up the file in Excel for them after its transferred to the IFS? Could you show me code examples...

    filuphaze475 pointsBadges:
  • IFS Save/Restore date

    Is there any specific API/COMMAND to retrieve IFS save/restore date?

    Jb9865 pointsBadges:
  • Retreive Document Object name from IFS folder in CL

    Hi, Can anyone let me know the CL Command which will retrive the Object name stored in an IFS folder. The document name will vary everytime i.e the file name format is MLnnnnnn.TXT where nnnnnn -> is a numeric sequence. The CL should retreive the file name if the document is present in the given...

    Vijesh Bhat70 pointsBadges:
  • I am trying to get a signature into ACOM software on the AS/400

    Does anyone out there use ACOM software to print their checks? I am trying to get a new signature into the software, but it keeps printing out as garbage. I've got a bitmap on my PC and I successfully get into a folder in the IFS on the 400, but when I try to use it or convert it in the ACOM...

    Bsalley15 pointsBadges:
  • Retrieving data for IFS files via the RTVDSKINF command

    How would I OBTAIN FILE SIZE, ETC ON IFS FILES BY UTILIZING THE RTVDSKINF COMMAND ON AN AS/400 SYSTEM ?

    Tbrown310 pointsBadges:
  • can’t open ifs doc

    I have an excell spread sheet on the IFS, I have a drive mapped. I can see the spreadsheet (it's small). When I click on it to open it will sit there saying it's downloading but then I get the error "Can't Open File". It has worked in the past this just started happening. Thanks

    Johnd0155 pointsBadges:
  • CPYTOIMPF and EXCEL defaults

    I have an issue when copying an AS400 file to the IFS. One field that is defined as 15 charachter and contains numeric data does not show up in .csv format correctly without reformatting the column to special. I also tried defining the field as numeric, and had the same result. Example of data...

    Sbarnes5 pointsBadges:
  • I want to copy the IFS fIle from one directory to another file and i want to ftp that file

    I want to copy the IFS fIle from one directory to another file and i want to ftp that file..I need a solution how to perform this??

    C.naveen09140 pointsBadges:
  • Mapping IFS drive using Vista and IBM i V5R1

    Is it possible to Map a Drive (IFS) using Windows Vista and V5R1? I have searched the Web and I see that IBM does not support Vista until V5R4 but we are a software developer and we need to support V5R1 customers. And I know just because IBM does not support it does not mean someone has not made it...

    AS400 - Ask the Expert485 pointsBadges:
  • move document to AS400 (Iseries) folder

    How do you move (or copy) a document from an IFS directory to an Iseries folder?

    AZL20 pointsBadges:
  • IFS maximum record size

    I retrieved a file via FTP and placed it on the AS/400 IFS drive. Then when I viewed the data all the records wrapped at 4096 characters. Is this a system limit or is there a system config that can be changed to allow longer record lengths?

    Mitchb145 pointsBadges:
  • Creating a text file from AS/400 for a purchase order

    I would like to create a text file from the AS400, I need to be able to have a header line followed by line details. It's a Purchase Order which I need to email as a text file. What is the best way of doing this?

    AS400 - Ask the Expert485 pointsBadges:
  • CPY an IFS file from one directory to another

    I have a file in a folder on the IFS -we will call the folder MYFILES and the file is FILEA. I want to copy a duplicate of the file to folder YOURFILES with the name FILEA. The command is: CPY OBJ('/MYFILES/FILEA.csv') TOOBJ('YOURFILES/FILEA.csv') REPLACE(*YES) I get the following error: CPFA0A9...

    docorp15 pointsBadges:
  • calling java function running on websphere from as/400

    How to call a java program running on web sphere application server from System i? We are able to call a java program deployed on System i on IFS directory using RPG ILE.

    Uiiuo50 pointsBadges:

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