InfoConnect for Unisys
Attachmate.Reflection.Emulation.IbmHosts Namespace / IFileTransfer Interface / XfrReceive8Dot3 Property

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    XfrReceive8Dot3 Property
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    Returns or specifies whether or not long file names received from an IBM mainframe are truncated.
    Property XfrReceive8Dot3 As Boolean
    Dim instance As IFileTransfer
    Dim value As Boolean
    instance.XfrReceive8Dot3 = value
    value = instance.XfrReceive8Dot3
    bool XfrReceive8Dot3 {get; set;}

    Property Value

    The default value is True.
    This exception is thrown when you modify an InfoConnect property that has been secured via the Permissions Manager, or if such a modification requires Administrator privileges.
    When this property is True, Host files with long names are truncated to the "8.3" format (file names have up to eight characters plus a three-digit extension) when received on the PC.
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