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Back door to get command line access

This tips shows you how to get command line access when your AS/400 is in a restricted state.

There are times when your AS/400 is in restricted state and you are running SAVSYS or any other task and wish to have a command line access.

Well, here is the back door to get a command line:

  1. Do system Request and take option 3(Display Job).
  2. Take option 16. "Display commitment control status, if active".
  3. Press F9 and you have COMMAND LINE ACCESS.

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