Compuware File AID Essentials

Code: CFAE


This workshop will teach Programmers to use ISPF-like commands in File-Aid to modify different file structures.


Programmers needing to use the Compuware FileAid tool.


Delegates should have previous experience of VSAM and TSO/ISPF, which can be acquired by attending the following courses:

  • VSAM Fundamentals
  • z/OS TSO/ISPF Workshop


Upon successful completion, delegates will be able to use File-Aid to:

  • Edit and Browse VSAM files.
  • Manipulate longer records which cannot be edited in ISPF.
  • Improve productivity during file maintenance using other available utilities.


File-Aid SPF
Major Functions.
PF Key settings and changes.
File-Aid Command Lists.
Moving from screen to screen.
Processing Option Parameters.
Selection Parameters for Browse, Edit and Copy Utility.
VSAM, Catalog, Interactive and Batch Utilities.

Major Functions.
Browse and Edit improvements.
Record Layout Options and Reformat Utilities.
XE Primary and Line Commands.

File-Aid Batch
Overview and techniques.
Control Statement details.
Dealing with VSAM files and different field formats.

Price (ex. VAT)

€ 820,00 per person


1 days


  •  virtual
  •  01-07-2024 - 01-07-2024
  • register

Delivery methods

  • Classroom
  • On-site (at your location)
  • Virtual (instructor online)


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