PA API (8.5)

PA: Profile Access

This API can be used to retrieve or update an individual field from a configuration file such as EL850S.CFG or EL850U.CFG.

Screen Parameters: PA,FN,Section


FN = RD to read, UP to update

Section = Configuration file section (required)

Screen-Menu = file, e.g., M:\Elliott8\Bin85\EL850.CFG (required - maximum of 80 characters)

Screen-Literal = Key name for the section (required)

Screen-Alpha-Field = update value (for FN=UP only)


Screen-Alpha-Field = Key value if successful 

Screen-Answer = “Y” if successful, “N” if not

If not successful, Screen-Alpha-Field will contain spaces.


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