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Status Delivered
Workspace IBM i
Categories IBM i Access Family
Created by Guest
Created on Jul 21, 2016

iAccess: Allow keystroke buffering to be turned off

In some cases, we need to turn off keystroke buffering. I believe this was a feature in the old 5250 emulation software.

Use Case:

Some users get themselves in trouble by hitting keys while the system is running a job. Then when the system returns, it acts on those keystrokes, often with undesirable results.

Idea priority Low
  • Guest
    Nov 27, 2018

    This support is now available in version dated November 2018.

  • Guest
    Oct 12, 2018

    This feature will be provided in our next update. From an emulator session, select Edit->Preferences->Keyboard... The option to disable Keystroke Buffering will be at the top of the panel.

  • Guest
    Jul 22, 2016

    Creating a new RFE based on Community RFE #91890 in product IBM i.