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WS: WW: Field Selection, Output Fields , Field Detail FAQs (Doc ID 627483.1)

Last updated on JULY 27, 2020

Applies to:

JD Edwards World World Writer - Version A7.3 cume 4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

This document contains FAQs and troubleshooting tips for World Writer Field Selection (Tag) List (P82111), Output Field Specifications (P82104) and Field Detail Specifications (P82105).

Questions and Answers

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Purpose
Questions and Answers
 Question 1: Can you "save" your selections in the Field Selection (TAG) List?
 Question 2: Why are certain fields highlighted on the Output Field Specifications screen?
 Question 3: You want to wrap certain fields on your report but the headings are not lining up properly.
 Question 4: You changed the size of one of the fields but the Total Width did not change.
 Question 5: You notice that the size of the columns to not always add up to the Total Width displayed on Output Field Specifications.
 Question 6: You set the Print When column to be a C for change. Can you suppress the blank lines that appear on the report now?
 Question 7: How do you round numbers in World Writer?
 Question 8: What is the maximum number of characters World Writer can print or view?
 Question 9: What is the maximum number of fields World Writer can output to a file?
 Question 10: Your printed report or file output does not include all the fields you have specified on Output Field Specifications.
 Question 11: Where are the column headings coming from and how do you change them?
 Question 12: There are fields on the Field Selection (TAG) List and on Output Field Specifications that do appear in the files being used.
 Question 13: The 2-digit MM DD YY fields are only printing the last digit on my report, i.e. 25 shows as 5, 12 shows as 2.
 Question 14: Output Field Specifications is not displaying all of the fields in the files being used. Is there a limit to the number of fields World Writer can view?
 Question 15: Can you print or output to file julian date fields in different formats, e.g., 4-digit year?
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