Using the ASNA DataGate Monitor

The ASNA DataGate Monitor (DGM) is a free-standing utility that you can install on clients' Windows desktops and servers to create and maintain database names. This article provides a video to explain how to use it.


Build command lines for AVR's OSEXEC

ASNA Visual RPG for .NET and ASNA Visual RPG have an`OSEXEC` operation code. This article shows a few string-handling techniques for building good command lines for OSEXEC.


Wings application won't allow user sign on

For correct Wings sign-on behavior, be sure to change the IBM i system value QRMTSIGN to *VERIFY.


ASNA Product Version Policy and Retired Version Information

ASNA has many products that support many platforms. We have a couple of documents available on our Web site that can help you understand what's available, what's current, what's retired, and what each product requires.


A few more productivity/knowledge enhancers

Here are three interesting productivity/knowledge enhancers to help your get your daily work done efficiently.


Better numeric input for AVR for .NET Windows apps

Although ASNA Visual RPG for .NET works with Microsoft's masked input control, that control's behavior is a little finicky and it's most effective with fixed-size inputs only (eg, a US social security number). It doesn't work well for entering numeric values of varying lengths. This article shows how to fix that.