On iSeries, instead of transferring a spool file to an Excel spreadsheet, use the CPYTOIMPF command to create a CVS text file that can be easily loaded into. AS/ Spool Files Physical files don’t convert to spooled files. The RUNQRY command can print records from a physical file with very little. This allows the first character to be used as a control character so that you can convert the contents of the physical file back to a spool file and.

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The assigned channel values as specified on the command are as follows: If it is possible, can you give me some instructions on it?

Copy Spooled File (CPYSPLF)

The newly copied data replaces all old data in the member because all old records have been cleared. What’s the original format of the spool file? Is it use for fipe inputted spool data?

Specifies the date and time the spooled file was created. X Forms to PlanetPress 4. Creation date date Specify the date the spooled file was created.

You are not logged in. To data base file name Specify the file name of the physical file to receive the copy. Then I can based on the text files to design the form in planetpress design.


This value is ss400 allowed for spooled files which exist on primary or secondary auxiliary storage pools.

CPF Cannot convert spooled file data. Each assigned channel must have a corresponding line number to provide the correct positioning on a report. Qualified job name Optional Qualifier 1: So if that’s what you have you can usually see the word “EMF” in the first line if you open it with a text editor The assigned channel values as specified on the command are as follows:.

User Name Qualifier 3: Below are the options you have as far as converting to text goes: It mimics some of the functionality found in PlanetPress Workflow. Specifies a user-defined physical database file to which the spooled records will be copied.

The FCFC 1-byte print control character is used and takes advantage of the assigned channel values in formatting the output. Can it converts captured data into text format? If you don’t know, tell us what third party tool you are using to convert it.

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Convert IBM i | AS/400 | iSeries print files into XML

Specifies which print control characters if any are to replace the spooled file’s internal print control characters. Number Specify the system-assigned job number.

Creation date Date Element 2: To data base file Name Qualifier 2: If you have some sort of binary file, or non-readable PCL file, you will not be able to natively convert it to plain text, and may have to use an external program to do it.

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IBM i: Converting a spooled file to PDF

The only valid values for this parameter are 1 through Other values up to 12 repetitions Element 1: Line The line number assigned for the channel number in the same list. This is a required parameter. Specifies a list of channel numbers with their assigned line numbers.