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3.14.2 Steps to Define, Review or Change Access Routes

The steps involved in defining, reviewing or changing the access routes associated with a file definition are as follows:

 

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1. Select the option to "Define access   |          |

   routes to other files" or "Review or  |   FILE   |

   change access routes to other files"  |DEFINITION|

   from the file definition menu.        |   MENU   |

                                         |__________|

                                              |

                                          ____|_____

2. Working from the resulting display    |          |

   choose existing access routes to      |  DISPLAY |

   be reviewed in detail or use the ADD  | EXISTING |_____

   function key to indicate that a new   |  ACCESS  |     |

   access route is to be defined.        |  ROUTES  |     |

   Select access route to display or     |__________|     |

   define predetermined join fields.          |           |

                                          ____|_____      |

                                         |          |     |

3. Review / change access route chosen   | DETAILED |     |

   in detail or specify details of the   |  ACCESS  |     |

   new access route to be created.       |  ROUTE   |     |

                                         |  CREATE/ |     |

                                         |  REVIEW  |     |

                                         |__________|     |

                                                          |

                                               ___________|

                                          ____|_____

                                         |          |

4. Select fields in source file to       | DISPLAY  |

   display or define predetermined       | SOURCE   |

   join fields.                          | FILE     |

                                         | FIELDS   |

                                         |__________|

                                              |

                                          ____|__________

                                         |               |

5. Review / change predetermined join    | REVIEW/Change |

   fields.                               | PREDETERMINED |

                                         | JOIN FIELDS   |

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