Extended Input Field


Specifies how 5250 extended input fields are represented on the browser.


This can be either TextArea or Scrollable. A TextArea field will generally appear on the browser as an editable field that can display more than one line at a time. A Scrollable field will generally appear on the browser as a single-line editable field that automatically scrolls as the user types.

Default if no entry found

If no entry is provided for a directory, the parent directory's value will be inherited. If the root directory has no entry, the default, which is to Scrollable, will be inherited.

Command To Change This Value

File Syntax

ExtendedInputField FieldType

Only one entry may exist in a directory section. If more than one entry is found, the last one will be used.

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