Advanced 5250 Telnet Dialog Box

You can configure the following options in this dialog box:

Telnet Location

Specifies to the host where the connection originated. Can also be used to provide informational messages to the host from the PC. Usage conventions vary by site. You are not required to enter anything in this box.

This box accepts up to 260 characters. You cannot change this value while you're connected to a gateway.

Username

Enter your username for the AS/400 Sign On screen if you want to bypass being prompted for it at connection time. You'll also need to enter your password.

Password

Enter your password for the AS/400 if you want to bypass being prompted for it at connection time. You'll also need to enter your username.

Auto SignOn

When this check box is selected, Host Integrator tells the transport protocol to automatically log you on to the host as soon as you establish a connection in the Design Tool.

By default, this check box is not selected.

Send Keep Alive packets

To become aware of connection problems as they occur, you can configure your model to Send Keep Alive packets.

Keep Alive Timeout

The interval between the keep alive requests sent by the Design Tool. The range of values is 1-9999 seconds, and the default is 600 seconds.


 

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