I have a program in the as that when I print I would like to include an overlay with it. Right now we print out the overlay from the as then load the paper. overlay tool designed specifically for IBM and AFP printing. Other tools We are taking the PC image and sending it to the AS and storing the image data. OVERLAY keyword example in AS, how to overlay one record to another, use of OVERLAY keyword.

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Design the overlay using a PC application.

You can specify the library-name, overlay-name, position-down, position-across, and rotation parameters as constants, program-to-system fields, or a combination of both, as shown in the following examples: Create a PF on the iSeries. REC3 prints two overlays. All records on the display with fields that partially or completely overlap fields in this record are deleted before this record is displayed; all others remain on the display and are not changed in any way.

Use the optional library-name parameter to further qualify the overlay.

If you save the AFP output file to c: If an application uses private resources for example, fonts, page segments, overlays, or GDF files not distributed with the systembe aware of the following information. The overlay prints 1.


OVERLAY (Overlay) keyword for display files

The optional rotation parameter allows you to specify a rotation value for the overlay. Personal tools Create account Log in. If you already have drivers and get errors use the above set of drivers. Keyword entries for printer files positions 45 through OVERLAY Overlay keyword for display ovelay You use this record-level keyword to specify that the record format that you are defining should appear on the display without the overlsy display being deleted first.

OVERLAY (Overlay) keyword for display files

Create the overlay on the iSeries using the following command: If the value specified for a parameter is outside the valid xs400, it is flagged when the spooled file is created. Add a member for the overlay to be created.: Valid values are 0 to The following example illustrates the location of the overlay using the previous DDS code. It must be defined as length of 8, data type A characterand usage P program-to-system.

Ftp file to the iSeries or copy to the IFS. Microsoft Word works fine.

overlaj For example, assume that the following records are on the display: If the form is on paper you can scan the form using Acrobat.

This keyword has no parameters.

Consider the following additional points about the rotation parameter:. You use this record-level keyword to specify that the record format that you are defining should appear on the display without the entire display being deleted first.


Creating Overlays and Page Segments

The display will have the following records: A program-to-system field for rotation must be defined as length 3 with 0 decimal positions, data type S and usage P. Also create it without a member.

A record already on the display is deleted even if fields specified in the record format are not selected for display. Retrieved from ” https: By using the code examples, you agree to the terms of the Code license and disclaimer information.

Creating Overlays and Page Segments – MidrangeWiki

DDS keyword entries for display files positions 45 through This includes a Constant backside overlay that doesn’t require backside programming.

I would create one for each application or each DPI. The last field of the first record displayed ends in the farthest right display position of the preceding line. The overlay rotation is set to a value of 90 degrees. Most of the time the overlay fails to create because there is no data in the file bad ftp or the wrong driver was used.