Hi, Don

At 10:28 PM 10/2/97 -0400, you wrote:

>Let me take this a step further...
>
>We've got a client that's made the transition from OV/400 to
>Wordperfect... Now the hitch...they want to be able to import via ODBC
>fields direct from the PF/LF's on the 400 into their documents... I've
>not been able to find anyone that knows how to do this... ANy ideas?? CAN
>it be done??

Dumb question #1——Do they have an ODBC driver for the AS/400? As long as there's an ODBC driver, the data from PF/LF's is available, just set up data sources as needed with appropriate library lists.

I just got a new PC, with WordPerfect Suite 7. I find the data retrieval stuff to be at least awkward, compared to MS's stuff with Word, using MS Query. But then, I've not looked at this stuff too hard, yet. Seems there's some stuff about Database Desktop or Data modeling Desktop or ??

Good luck


Vernon Hamberg
Systems Software Programmer
Old Republic National Title Insurance Company
400 Second Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55401-2499
(612) 371-1111 x480


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