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Send Data to an AS/400

Note: If the transfer is one you'll be performing regularly, you can save your transfer settings in a transfer request file.

To send data to an AS/400

  1. Open the File Transfer dialog box.
  2. Click the Settings button, and configure the file transfer settings.
  3. From the AS/400, Options, and Translation tabs, specify the way you want Reflection to handle AS/400 transfers.
  4. Click OK.
  5. From the Transfer dialog box, under Local, do one of the following:
    • Browse under Local folders, and then select one or more files from the list.


    • Type the path and filename into the File names box.
  6. Under Host specify which host file should receive the data using one of the following techniques:
    • Click Show Host Files and browse to select a host file.


    • Type the file information using this syntax: LIBRARY/FILE(MEMBER).

      Note: If Reflection is configured to use a character set that is not supported by your host, you cannot display host files using the Show host files button.

  7. To initiate a file transfer, do one of the following:
    • Click a Transfer button to move the file in the indicated direction.


    • Drag the source file, and then drop it on the desired destination file.

Related Topics

Drag-and-Drop Options for Sending to an AS/400

AS/400 Field Description Files

Transfer Dialog Box

Transfer Settings Dialog Box

Receive Data from an AS/400

AS/400 Transfer