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Connecting to z/OS console via Personal Communications 62x160 screen size results in error IEE938I

Technote (troubleshooting)


IEE936I CONSOLE HHSP0141 INITIALIZATION ERROR - RC:01 - 3277-2 IS ASSUMED is logged by z/OS console when using IBM Personal Communications version 6.0.2 with a 62x160 screen size.


z/OS console connection is being made through the OSA-ICC telnet server. This server does not support the Terminal Type of IBM-DYNAMIC.

">APAR IC71220 changed the default Terminal Type string passed to the telnet server for screen sizes greater than 27x132.

Resolving the problem

To use 62x160 screen size display sessions with OSA-ICC telnet servers follow these steps:

  1. Edit the WS session profile.
  2. Add the following statements under the Telnet3270 stanza to force IBM Personal Communications to use the original default string


Document information

More support for: Personal Communications
General Information

Software version: 6.0

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1470458

Modified date: 10 June 2013

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