InfoConnect for Airlines VBA Guide
Xfr400SortSeq Property
Gets or sets a sort sequence for the data being transferred. The specified sort sequence determines the order of characters in the alphabet when fields are alphabetized.
Object.Xfr400SortSeq As String

Property Value

The default is "*JOB". Possible values are:

Value Description
*HEX Uses the EBCDIC hexadecimal sort sequence.
*JOB Uses the AS/400 job default.
*LANGIDSHR Uses a shared weight table.
*LANGIDUNQ Uses a unique weight table.

You can also specify a table name. Use this syntax:
<library name>/<file name>

This string can be up to 220 characters long.

The sort sequence also affects any comparisons based on characters in the fields.

This property affects AS/400 data transfer and is only relevant for 5250 sessions.

The following statement specifies use of the EBCDIC hexadecimal sort sequence.
Sub OrderOutput()
    ThisIbmTerminal.FileTransfer.Xfr400SortSeq = "*HEX"
End Sub
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