• Printing to a multiple drawer printer

    Have just changed to a 5 drawer 4345mfp HP printer from an old 3 drawer model. Our spool file attributes for items going to this printer (billings) show either being sent to drawer 2 or 3. If paper runs out of 3 it will not go to drawer 4 or 5. Note that drawers 3,4 and 5 all contain standard...

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  • Copy and pasting cell in Excel 2002 to AS/400 application

    I am trying to copy a cell with multiple lines of information in Excel 2002 and pasting it to input fields (horizontal input lines) in our AS/400 application. The problem I am experiencing is that the information will not paste or wrap correctly onto the lines (area) that I have selected. Only the...

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  • Overlay creation from a color image using an AFP driver

    We want to send PDF files from our iSeries using a color overlay. We have installed Infoprint Server (evaluation version) for the PDF conversion. We are trying to use an AFP Printer Driver to create an AFP file that we upload to the iSeries to create an overlay. Our problem is that the quality of...

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  • Printing Typographic/monospaced

    I'm using the IBM Server iSeries to generate spoolfiles. I want to use typographic fonts (some characters use more space than others) eg helvetica. If I have columns of figures this is not good. For this it would be better to use a monospaced (uniformly spaced) font. Do you know two fonts, one...

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  • Print barcodes from the iSeries V5R2 to a Lexmark 2491 printer

    Joni wrote in with this question recently: "Can you print barcodes from the iSeries V5R2 to a Lexmark 2491 printer? If it is possible, please tell me how." -- Debra Tart, associate editor

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  • Printing advice needed

    Randy wrote in with this question recently: I am trying to print labels that are on an 8.5 by 11 form ? four across and six down. I get one row per sheet. Each row of labels is a separate spool file with an overlay. I am using the following override: OVRPRTF FILE(SKULBLAB) DEVTYPE(*IPDS)...

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  • Changing print screens to a different system

    Jackie wrote in with this question recently: We have a 3476 terminal attached to an iSeries 810, OS V5R3. All the user output goes to a specified printer in another part of the building, but the user wants the print screens to go to a different system printer near her desk. I'm not sure were to...

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  • Who set printing jobs to automatically print?

    Janine wrote in with this question recently: "How can I trace, or find a change, that is being done by a user to set all printing jobs to automatically print to a specific printer?" -- Deb Tart, associate editor

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  • PC printfiles not being deleted from QUEUES on IBM1332 used as 400 and network printers

    I have several IBM 1332 printers set up to print from the AS400 and print from PC applications(EXCEL,WORD,etc) for networked users. The 400 printing has priority and then PC applications are released. We are having sporadic problems with the PC generated printing not being deleted until we do it...

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  • Mail Merge on AS/400 – Replacment for Text Mgmt or AS/400 Office

    We have an old system that uses a third-party replacement product for text management or AS/400 office to produce customer letters. We have all kinds of different letters stored and maintained as documents in folders and RPG programs that produce extract files and use supplied commands in our CL's...

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  • Printing to a Zebra 160S

    I have a Zebra 160s we want to utilize to print plain text labels. (It's a replacement for a dying dot matrix printer.) The printer is connected to our AS400 using a Jetdirect card. I can print to the printer using TL Ashford's Barcode400 software. However, I would like to use the existing programs...

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  • Printing After an Upgrade

    We just finished an upgrade from V5R1 to V5R2 and most of the reports that are being sent from RPG programs to network laser printers are now printing the reports in landscape rather than portrait. This is over many different kinds of printers and is causing much grief. Any help would be greatly...

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  • How to create outq for Cannon IR5000 attached to iseries by *lan

    Has anyone had any experience or success setting up a remote output queue for a network Cannon 5000. All I can get is garbage. I tried many different values. Any help would be appreciated!

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  • Detail FNTCHRSET lost with variable line in POSITION

    We have varying fonts used on a form. When we specify the POSITION exactly, the FNTCHRSET is used for printing as requested. However, if we use a variable for the line in POSITION, the FNTCHRSET seems to be ignored. Example which prints fine using Helvetica Italic Bold: ------------ A R PRTLIN A...

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  • ANNOUNCEMENT ? MORE NEW CATEGORIES ADDED TO THE ISERIES CATEGORY

    UPDATE YOUR AREAS OF EXPERIENCE The following categories have been added to the AS400 ? iSeries section. Application development Systems management PC/Windows connectivity groupware & e-mail Career Opportunities for iSeries These categories were added last week: Backup & recovery Security Printing...

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  • Trace the source of a spool file

    Richard wrote in with this question recently: "How can I trace the source of a spool file? We looked at the spool file attributes of the spoolfile, but they only show the last job. We need to find the submitting job." Any thoughts? -- Debra Tart, associate editor, Search400.com

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  • Convert an iSeries spool file to PDF

    Yogendra wrote in with this question recently: "How can I convert an iSeries spool file to PDF using iSeries Navigator? I?m using 9406-520 OS/V5R3. 5722IP1 is not installed in the server." -- Debra Tart, associate editor, Search400.com

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  • Program-described Printer file in RPG ILE

    1. Why can't I view all the columns in my report from my spoolfile? 2. Is there any way to view all columns in my report as defined in the RPG ILE program with the printer file being program-described? Inputs: -when I ran the report, only up to 132 columns can be viewed from my spoolfile. -This is...

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  • Receiving journal entries

    Hi, I am new to AS400, so need some help in solving a problem. I have tried to some extent but things seem to be more complicated than I thought. Problem Goal: receiving entries from a journal and putting them into a DB2 table in a predefined format(say Type5). RCVJRNE command can be used to...

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  • Damaged File In Save Operations

    I have a file that is damaged, therefore, it will not save during my nightly backups. The file is QASZRAIRD in library QUSRSYS. Does anyone know what this file is used for or how I can find out what this file is used for? Can I delete the file and re-create the file, or will that cause more of a...

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