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A module for the IBM i (AS, iSeries) that enables you an easy conversion of print spool files from the IBM i to XML flies. – Spool to XML in seconds!. 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. 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 you can generate a spool file with Hebrew characters I do not see why this would not work.

Converting a spooled file to PDF

The assigned channel values as specified on the command are as follows: The easiest way would be to create a PDF file from the spool file and then email it to the requestor. Here at CoolSpools, we care about the environment, saving money and increasing efficiency. Do you know what I need to do to make these available on the command?

Simon Hutchinson August 27, at 7: Very helpful article Simon! Job name Name Qualifier 2: And after you convert spool to PDF, do you need to incorporate images such as corporate logos, watermarks or contact forms?


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

Anonymous August 3, at 7: It provides easy to use flexible functionality to enhance the converted output. I use this tool extensively to generate PDF instead of a spool file If this file does not exist at the time of the copy, the copy will fail.

Posted on February 16, at 2: I can verify the copy doesn’t work at V6R1, but you can circumvent that. The range of valid line numbers is 1 through I have a physical file with a record length on my box that Zpool been using to copy spool files in for different reasons.

Channel 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Element 2: Anonymous July 3, at 8: Creation date Date Element 2: The CoolSpools Spool Converter will do it all for you on a weekly or monthly or annual basis depending on your business requirements. The only valid values slool this parameter are 1 through In this example I will save it to the document test.


IBM i: Converting a spooled file to PDF

Juan Dragone March 26, at 8: The method I am going to describe can only be used IBM i servers with either version 6. This parameter is considered after the job name, user name, job number, spooled file name, spooled file number, and job system name parameter requirements have been met. This value is not allowed for spooled files which exist on primary or secondary auxiliary storage pools.

The system saves this data in a spooled file. Moti March 27, at 9: The assigned line number for channel 1 is line 1. The newly copied data is added to data existing in the member. Thank you very much.

Where allowed to run: CPF Not authorized to spooled file. Paul thank you bring this to my attention. The trick is not in making the PDF out of the spool file, but in placing the resulting PDF in a network directory after the creation If it is not installed on your server ask your IBM i administrator to install: