AP API

AP API

This API returns various values from the Shared Memory Area. For example:

    MOVE "AP" TO SCREEN-PARAMETERS
    MOVE "EDITOR" TO SCREEN-LITERAL
    PERFORM SCREEN-ROUTINE

This returns the user’s preferred Editor in SCREEN-ALPHA-FIELD.

The following values can be obtained with this API:
AUTOSKIP
COMPANY-NAME
COMPANY-NO (1st two digits in Screen-Alpha-Field)
DOS-USER-ID
EDITOR
LOGIN-DATE
LOGIN-TIME
LOG-PATH
HELP-PATH
MACRO-PATH
MANIFEST
MCMD
MCNTRY
MDATA
MDRIVE
MHELP
MPROG
MROOT
MSYSTEM
NSI-CFG-PATH
NWSM-CFG-PATH
NWSMUSER-CFG-PATH
MAX-USERS
PROCESS-EVENTS
PROCESS-ID (Unique nine-digit number identifying the running .EXE)
REG-ADDR-1
REG-ADDR-2
REG-ADDR-3
REG-COBOL-DEVELOPER
REG-Elliott
REG-LIC-NO
REG-NAME
ROOT-DIR
SET-COMPANY-NO (Use 1st two digits in Screen-Alpha-Field to set the current Company No and to be returned by the COMPANY-NO API call)
SHUTDOWN-FLAG
STARTUP-PATH
SUPPORT-SEGMENTED-KEYS
SYSTEM-VERSION
USE-ED
USER-FONT
VERSION
WAVE-PATH
WIN-USER-ID
WIN-VERSION
EXENAME (Find the name of the current EXE, like EL850, EL850P or EL850RP, etc.)

Prior to Elliott V8.5, all values are returned in SCREEN-ALPHA-FIELD.  For Elliott V8.5 and newer, all values are returned in SCREEN-ALPHA-FIELD except the following, which are returned in SCREEN-AREA because they are longer than 80 characters:
NSI-CFG-PATH
NWSM-CFG-PATH
NWSMUSER-CFG-PATH
STARTUP-PATH
JEG

Developer Documentations

  1. Received Code 9999 with Web Services Call
  2. Received Return Status Code 3 When Using Elilogin Login Method
  3. Elliott Web Service Requirements
  4. Elliott eStore Checklist
  5. LN API
  6. FN API
  7. RN API
  8. IN and DF API Change (V9.0)
  9. FA API Changes (V9.0)
  10. VA API Changes (V9.0)
  11. CartService
  12. EliarachService
  13. ElicshtxService
  14. EliattrbService
  15. ElisyscdService
  16. EliNoteService
  17. El2rstimService
  18. EliOrderService
  19. ItemInquiry
  20. EliitmiqService
  21. EliShiptoService
  22. El2getfrService
  23. Steps Required to Test ReportWriter in V8.2
  24. Installation of ElliottService, NETcellent’s Web Services for Elliott
  25. ResellerFinder
  26. EliaptrxService
  27. VendorInquiry
  28. EliloginService
  29. ElislsmnService
  30. EliserhsService
  31. EliatpobService
  32. ElievprcService
  33. ElihdtrxService
  34. ElicuswlService
  35. QueryTurnaround
  36. InvoiceInquiry
  37. ElicustmService
  38. EligetcdService
  39. OrderInquiry
  40. EliordiqService
  41. EliecontService
  42. EliautdpService
  43. El2CrCrdService
  44. Log-Timer / ElliottTimer.Ini Support
  45. Alpha Document Number Support (V8.5/V9.0)
  46. ElliottService System.TypeInitializationException
  47. Feature - Printing API to Dynamically Set Number of Copies
  48. The Values and Meanings of Distribution Types - ARDISFIL, APDISFIL, IMDISFIL, BMDISFIL
  49. DD API Changes (V9.0)
  50. PA API (8.5)
  51. Validate License API
  52. AP API
  53. TP API: Temporary Path
  54. Data Structures for Report Desk Defaults and Enforcements
  55. COBOL to VB Interface Programs
  56. IN API: Option to Support Files and Folders Validation
  57. FF API: File Functions
  58. ID API
  59. LK: Links API
  60. FFLNearYou
  61. Report Desk Developing and Debugging
  62. Developing a New Elliott V8.6 Report Desk User Defined Report (UDR)
  63. CustomerInquiry
  64. Elliott API (JSON Web Service)
  65. Animating COBOL Code in Elliott V8.5
  66. Preliminary Programming Changes for Elliott 8.6
  67. CV API
  68. System Lock File Requirements
  69. How to Write Test Codes for C# ESS Projects
  70. Solving the Inability to Debug Elliott on a New Server
  71. Report Desk: Developing Custom Reports
  72. Report Desk Tables
  73. Report Desk Database Delivery Strategy

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