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HOW TO CHANGE ATTRIBUTE OF A FILE FROM BROWE TO EDIT MODE

 
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jeyaraj

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 12, 2006 7:01 pm    Post subject: HOW TO CHANGE ATTRIBUTE OF A FILE FROM BROWE TO EDIT MODE
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HI,
if i try to open a dataset(PS file) in EDIT mode it is substituting BROWSE option automatically. May i know the reason why it is substituting BROWSE mode and is there any other way to open the same dataset in EDIT mode.

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jeyaraj.
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kamran

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 12, 2006 7:31 pm    Post subject:
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Hi,
The Lrecl of your dataset must be more than 255 and consequently the ISPF will substitute BROWSE instead of EDIT mode!
you can update it's data using dfsort.
I don't think this one is related to JCL Forum!?
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ofer71

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 28, 2006 1:19 pm    Post subject:
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If the file is too large, it might be a REGION size problem. You may see (and sometimes - modify) your REGION size at the TSO logon screen.

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param_rajesh_2001
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 30, 2006 11:45 am    Post subject:
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Hi,
If the file is too large and it will open in browse mode .. u can open these kind of file in FILEAID edit mode (If you have FAIL-AID in your ISPF mune).
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