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changing text to ***** while typing in the cics screen

 
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mundul333

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PostPosted: Tue Dec 18, 2007 5:47 pm    Post subject: changing text to ***** while typing in the cics screen
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hi

I want to change the text for password being typed in the screen to *****

From all the previous post its not much clear how that can be done.

can someone tell the exact attr =??
what is the value for attr for changing the text to *****
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 18, 2007 6:04 pm    Post subject:
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You can't do this
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 18, 2007 7:21 pm    Post subject:
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best you can do is have it unreadable/non displayable. The SDF2 attribute to accomplish this is : DA.

BMS screens on a 3270 device are not interactive. You will never, as steve said, be able to have each input character converted to something.
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