I'm trying to copy a report file from spooled output to a physical data file and from there to a stream file (as a .txt file) on the IFS. Once on the IFS, it's either sent out as a mail attachment via SNM by an MS Exchange Server or drag-drop'd to a desktop via iSeries Navigator. When the physical file or stream file is viewed on the iSeries, the data is legible. However, when viewed within Windows 8 via Notepad++, it's garbage.
iSeries report contents (1st row):