InfoConnect for Unisys VBA Guide
Attachmate.Reflection.Objects.Emulation.IbmHosts Library / FileTransfer Object / INDReceiveFile Method
Specifies a name for the PC file that receives host data. Provide complete path information.
Specifies a host file.
An INDFileTransferType value that Specifies the type of file being transferred.
A fileExistsOption that specifies what to do if the file specified in the pcFile argument already exists.
Displays the file transfer in the Progress window if set to true.
Example
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    INDReceiveFile Method
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    Transfers a file from the host to the PC using the IND$FILE protocol.
    Syntax
    expression.INDReceiveFile( _
       ByVal pcFile As String, _
       ByVal hostFile As String, _
       ByVal type As INDFileTransferType, _
       ByVal fileExistsOption As FileExistsOption, _
       ByVal showStatus As Boolean _
    ) 
    where expression is a variable that represents a FileTransfer Object

    Parameters

    pcFile
    Specifies a name for the PC file that receives host data. Provide complete path information.
    hostFile
    Specifies a host file.
    type
    An INDFileTransferType value that Specifies the type of file being transferred.
    fileExistsOption
    A fileExistsOption that specifies what to do if the file specified in the pcFile argument already exists.
    showStatus
    Displays the file transfer in the Progress window if set to true.
    Exceptions
    ExceptionDescription
    The exception that is thrown when a method call is invalid for the object's current state.
    Remarks
    If you're having trouble getting a transfer to work, make sure the XfrHostSys property is set to the appropriate value.
    Example
    This sample gets a file from the host. Before you run the sample, make sure the cursor is on a TSO command line.
    Sub FileTransferReceiveSample()
     
        path = Environ$("USERPROFILE") & "\Documents\Micro Focus\InfoConnect\" & "fileName.txt"
        
        'Set the configuration to TSO
        ThisIbmTerminal.FileTransfer.XfrHostSys = HostSystem_Tso
        
        ThisIbmTerminal.FileTransfer.INDReceiveFile path, "count.txt", INDFileTransferType_Ascii, FileExistsOption_Append, True
             
    End Sub
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