Resolve issue where the AFP Input File Has Garbage Characters in PI Output Manager

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Product Feature: General

Operating System: Windows 2008 64bit

 

Issue

User is having an issue creating a AFP file from P/I Output Manager.

They are receiving a text file with all the resources separate and using P/I to generate AFP.

The file is filled with garbage characters.

Cause

The input file is a text file and the pagedef is doing all the formatting of the data.
 

Resolution

The profile had the option DATACODE=EBCDIC.  Changing this parameter to ASCII solved the problem.
 

UPDATED: August 11, 2017

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