The following procedure describes how to send an IBM i save file to a PC using File Transfer Protocol (FTP).
Go to an MS-DOS Shell.
Go to the location on the PC where you want to store the save file.
Enter one of the following:
Note: FTP commands are all lowercase.
Enter your IBM i username and password for that system when prompted.
To ensure the transfer mode is binary (there will be no conversion), enter the following command:
To go to the library on the IBM i where the save file is stored, enter the following command:
To transfer the save file from the IBM i to your PC, enter the following command:
When the transfer is complete, enter the following command to exit the FTP session:
To close the MS-DOS shell, enter the following command:
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C:\WINDOWS>CD . .
CONNECTED TO AS400.
220-QTCP AT AS400.
220 CONNECTION WILL CLOSE IF IDLE MORE THAN 5 MINUTES.
USER (AS400:(NONE)): USER
331 ENTER PASSWORD.
230 USER LOGGED ON.
FTP> CD SAVFLIB
250 CURRENT LIBRARY CHANGED TO SAVFLIB.
200 REPRESENTATION TYPE IS BINARY IMAGE.
FTP> GET NAMESAVF
200 PORT SUBCOMMAND REQUEST SUCCESSFUL.
150 RETRIEVING MEMBER NAMESAVF IN FILE NAMESAVF IN LIBRARY SAVFLIB.
250 FILE TRANSFER COMPLETED SUCCESSFULLY.
514800 BYTES RECEIVED IN 2.14 SECONDS (240.56 KBYTES/SEC)
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