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  • How to print AFP Files with resides o n System i IFS

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  • Printing Overlayed Printer file

    Hi ! I have added an overlay to convert the AFPDS file to pdf in a folder. OVRPRTF    FILE(&PRTFIL) DEVTYPE(*AFPDS) + TOSTMF(&FOLDER) WSCST(*PDF) OVRSCOPE(*JOB) Is there any option that i can print these overlayed printer files directly on printer without placing it like a PDF file in a...

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  • Reading file in a activation group

    Hi All, I have a scenario here. we have program A which is compiled with activation group *NEW. It reads a file PF1 ( Let’s say currently its reading second record of PF1 before calling Program B) then it call another program B which is compiled with activation group *CALLER, this program is also...

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  • Adding a digital signature for AFP printing invoice

    Currently we need to add a digital signature in our printed out invoice. Any one who is familiar with AFP setting and how to add a signature in our invoice. And how to use infoPrint to print out. Thanks, Eric

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  • Convert AFPDS to PDF

    Hi ! we were using printer file type as SCS earlier. Now we are changing printer files to AFPDS in order to print in different font and with lines and boxes. But the problem is the AFPDS can not be printable in all kind of printers. It does not support most of our printer model. So we want to...

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  • Advanced Job Scheduler

    Does anyone have a working example of scheduling a job dependant on a file existing on the IFS drive?

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  • ALCOBJ scope

    I want to allocate the data area by using ALCOBJ command and I am confused about the in selecting the scope. Can anyone explain me about the difference between JOB scope and THREAD scope in details?

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  • What is the main difference between Subsystem & Activation Group

    What is the basic difference between an activation group and a subsystem? I have tried reading couple of blogs but I get confused. Can anyone please help me with this?

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  • 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...

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  • Problem with overlays while printing to ASCII printer

    Hi There, I created an overlay using Inforprint 300dpi AFP driver and then attached it to a printer file using the DDS keyword OVERLAY. Now after I called the program the spool file was generated , I used AFP work bench Viewer on 'iSeries Access for Windows' to view the spool file and it showed...

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  • VS COBOL and ADABAS/Natural Mainframe Recent Prospects

    Dear Rick: I've been out of the field (driving a truck) since March of 2005. I'm thinking that due to retirements and natural attrition, combined with the fact (please confirm) that companies are not retiring their mainframe systems like everyone thought, what are job prospects for a 48 year old...

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  • addjobscde

    hi: i'm trying execute addjobscde inside a cl program. it run ok when scdday has an only day (*mon by example), when scdday has several days it reports an cpf0001. i'm using the below cl, and parameters' values before the call are : - &nombre = 'JSTJOLLOL' - &lib = 'ALMV20' - &prog =...

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  • AFP report to PDF (20bytes naming convention for PDF)

    Hi All,  I have a requirement to save my splf (reports with overlays - AFP format) in an IFS folder.  I need to store them with a custom 20 byte name and in a PDF format.  I tried SPL2PDF and it works as long as there are no overlays. So is there anyway to convert an AFP reports to PDF.  We are...

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  • iSeries AFPDS printing to an IP printer is not supporting images to IP printer.

    I am attempting to eliminate several pre-printed forms by using AFPDS, however I am running into a problem printing images. I first encountered the problem in trying to shade boxes. After research revealed that box shading is actually an image, I tried adding our company logo, confirming that I am...

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  • PTF for AS400

    what is the difference between APYPTF and INSPTF command

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  • Problems with AFP respool in mapping program redpaper Infoprint server/Psf

    We work with the mapping program of the Ibm redpaper Printing VII. Everything works without problems (creating PDF and respool PDF) except the AFP respool does not work. We get no error messages en there are no joblogs. The AFPOUTQ keeps empty. Who can help us please with this problem. Albertus Land

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  • Drawer selection for Lexmark T652DN

    We are running V5R4 in our iSeries & we have AFP installed.  We want to automatically print to our new Lexmark T652DN from drawer 3 (plain A4), leaving drawers 1 & 2 free for pre-printed forms. The Printer has an IPDS card installed.  How do we go about achieving this?

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  • Schedule Job

    Hi I need to Run a Job daily at 11Am Except Saturday & Sunday. How I can do it. And also What is the Use of WRKJOBSCDE and ADDJOBSCDE. Lib1/Prog1  user-user1    

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  • Converting msg format contacts to nsf format

    I have few contacts in msg format. I want to convert/export them to Lotus Notes. These msg contacts are saved in my computer in the shared drive and I don't use Outlook in my office pC. Is there anyway I can export these contacts to Lotus Notes Address book(names.nsf)

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  • 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...

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