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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If this member does not exist, a member is created and the copy continues. Job name name Specify the name of the job that created the spooled file. Channel number refers to a method of determining skipping for reports. Convedt FCFC 1-byte print control character is used and takes advantage of the assigned channel values in formatting the output.

If no current library entry exists in hkw library list, QGPL is used. Switch to Threaded Mode.

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

Print Topic Switch to Threaded Mode. To data base file Name Qualifier 2: Number Specify the system-assigned job number. Specifies the date and time the spooled file was created.

Print lines that are all blank are not copied. Objectif Lune, Montreal, Qc.


Copy Spooled File (CPYSPLF)

Bar code data is lost. Below are covnert options you have as far as converting to text goes: The newly copied data is added to data existing in the member. This option may be useful for microfiche production. The assigned channel values as specified on the command are as follows:.

Converting a spooled file to PDF

Add to your Watched Users. Andy, In answer to your questions: Can it converts captured data into text format? Graphics data is lost. This parameter is considered after the job name, user name, job number, spooled file name, and spooled file number parameter requirements have been met. Hi Andy, It all depends on what format your data comes in. Job name JOB Specifies the job that created the spooled file whose data records are to be copied. Is it use for capture inputted spool data?

CPF Not authorized to spooled file. User Name Qualifier 3: The only valid values for this parameter are 1 through Qualified job name Optional Qualifier 1: X Forms to PlanetPress 5. Line The line number assigned for the channel number in the same list.

Specifies the name of the system where the job that created the spooled file JOB parameter ran. Then I can based on the text files to design the form in planetpress fil.

The assigned channel values as specified on the command are as follows: Channel channel-number Specify which channels are used to control skipping on a report. CPF Necessary resource not available.


Convert IBM i (AS/) data and Spool files into XML

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.

To data base file name Specify the file name of the physical file to receive the copy. Line 3 assigned to channel 1 Line 15 assigned to channel 4.

Dear everyone, I’ve one question as below. Creation date Date Element 2: Where allowed to run: 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 Thank you very much! When I need to design the form by planetperss design, I must convert the report into text files, and then I can load the text file by data selector sample data file in planetpress design, so I can base on the format of report to do.

The assigned line number for channel 1 is line 1.