AS400 Tutorials

Entries from May 27th, 2009

5 Minute AS400 Tutorial

May 27th, 2009 4 Comments

Three Essential AS/400 Tasks You Need To Know The operating system that runs on an AS/400, iSeries, i5 is known as OS/400 or i5/OS and it is command and menu driven. At its heart everything tends to be a command and even the menus that you see use commands behind the scenes. All of these commands are known […]

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AS400 Packed Data Conversion

May 26th, 2009 Comments Off

Why Your AS/400 Data Looks Like Guacamole… Sometimes when people transfer data from an AS/400 to Excel or another program they run into a some data that looks a bit like guacamole, this tends to happen when transferring numerical data. Without getting into a lot of boring technical details “packed data fields” are the default standard […]

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Download Data From Your AS400 To Excel

May 22nd, 2009 Comments Off

What The Software Vendors Don’t Want You To Know… Everyone wants to get there data into Excel or spreadsheet of choice to slice dice and do whatever else you need to in a user friendly, powerful program tailor made for data manipulation and reporting. Getting data from your AS/400 to Excel used to be a […]

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