RAMP-WINAD08 Step 1. Name the Fields to Be Used in the Wrapper

In this step you will name all the fields on the DisplayEmployee screen so that they can be used in a screen wrapper.

1.   Start RAMP Tools.

2.   Start the RAMP-TS 5250 emulator.

3.   Navigate to the Browse/Maintain Employee and Skill Files screen.

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4.   Select option 3 in the Personnel System main menu.

5.   Specify an employee number, for example A1234.

6.   Press F21 to put the screen in input mode.

7.   Name the fields on the screen (you have named some of them in the previous tutorials). The fields should be named like this:

Employee Number

txtEmpno

Employee Surname

txtSurname

Employee Given Name(s)

txtGivename

Street No and Name

txtAddress1

Suburb or Town

txtAddress2

State and Country

txtAddress3

Post Code

txtPostcode

Home Phone Number

txtPhone

Department Code

utxtDepartment

Section Code

SECTION

Start Date

Date_Start_DDMMYY

Termination Date

Date_Termn_DDMMYY

 

 

You need to also name the subfile columns in the skills table:

8.   Select the Date Skl Acquired column (not the column heading)  and name it subDateacq.

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9.   Name the rest of the columns like this:

Skill Code

subSkillcode

Skill Description

subSkilldesc

Comment

subComment

Grade

subGrade

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Note that you will not use all the fields you have named in the first part of the tutorial.

 

10.   Save the screen definition.

Now that you have named all the fields on the screen, you are now ready to put it inside a screen wrapper.