How do I set up Easytrieve for Windows application to access the Mainframe?

Document ID : KB000026865
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Introduction: 

Easytrieve for Windows - Mainframe access.

 

Question: 

How do I set up Easytrieve for Windows to access the Mainframe?

 

Environment:  

Easytrieve supported releases

Windows environment

 

Answer: 

 Select Tools from the toolbar. 

  1. Select Host Profile Manager from the drop down menu. 
  2. Select Add - A blank add FTP Profile Screen will pop up. 
  3. Fill in the screen with respective information. 
    • Profile Name - (you name it) 
    • Host Name - Name of Machine   
    • User ID  - your id 
    • Password- your password 
    • Directory - name of directory 
    • Port - FTP Port Number 
    • Keep Alive - Check to keep FTP Alive 
    • Interval(sec) - set to value less than timeout value of host FTP server 
    • Code - Default 
    • Transfer Type - Select one of the following 

      ASCII Trimmed
      ASCII 
      BINARY 
  4. Select OK - The Host Profile Manager screen will reappear. 
  5. Select Connect.