You can customize the colors of the different parts of the host-session window; each part has default foreground and background colors, which are determined by the attributes (base or extended) sent to the screen by the host application to which the session is connected.
Converting a Macro
The “Convert Macro” utility enables you to convert an existing Personal Communications Plain Macro file to XML or a VBScript file and a Personal Communications VBScript macro file to an XML file.
To use the Convert Macro utility, click Personal Communications -> Utilities -> Convert Macro.
HACP EE supports TN3270E protocol which is an extended version of the Telnet protocol. By using this protocol, security and functionality can be improved. One of the significant advantages of using the TN3270E protocol is migration.
The Secure Shell (SSH) is a protocol for conducting a secure session over a non-secure network. Host On-Demand supports SSH for VT Display sessions and File Transfer (sftp) sessions.
This technote on Managed Host On-Demand explains how to use custom HTML pages that are in a location different from the HOD publish directory.
How to create pages in custom location using Deployment Wizard
1. Create a new folder in a custom location different from the HOD publish directory.
2. Create a custom HTML page using the Deployment Wizard.
3. In the Deployment Wizard, under Advanced Options, add HOD publish directory alias in the Code base field.
The Status bar displays the status of the green screen parameters like cursor position etc. It can be enabled/disabled by Users at the client side, but Administrators can set the status bar value globally for all sessions to control Users from enabling/disabling the Status bar on the client side.
Embedded servers are quite scalable and can host applications that support millions of users. From HACP EE version 1.10, an embedded server (which is a part of Host On-Demand) is included along with the deployable application, to support all the functionalities of HACP EE including a standalone server.
The main advantage of having an embedded server (One Server) is that, it is not necessary to pre-install a web server in the deployment environment to work with the application.
The Quick-connect feature in HACP EE (Host Access Client Package Extended Edition) enables Users to connect to the host sessions and use the product as a trial version, even without Login credentials and configured page.
The Search on Canvas feature allows Users to search for specific keywords/text in the green screen and will appear at the top of the presentation screen on the client side. The search results for a successful search is highlighted with a rectangular box.
This document contains a brief description of the new and updated features in the IBM HACP Extended Edition v1.10 release.
To enhance the user experience HACP Extended Edition (HACP EE) v1.10 was made with some additional features for a terminal screen. The new features are listed below: