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Course Catalog » SDSF Curriculum

Using SDSF to Display, Manipulate and Print Job Output 2.1

6 hours



The Using SDSF to Display, Manipulate and Print Job Output course describes how held and non-held output is displayed, and provides information on the commands that can be used to modify output attributes or delete the output altogether. Details associated with displaying and modifying printer attributes and activity are also covered.


Operations and programming staff that use SDSF to display and print held and non-held output.


Completion of the Datatrain SDSF Concepts and Operation course or equivalent knowledge.


After completing this course the student should be able to:

  • Display and interpret Output Queue data
  • Update output attributes
  • Control output processing
  • Recognize printer characteristics
  • Manipulate output printing

Course Content

Displaying Job Output

Displaying Held and Non-Held Output Activity

Identifying Output Characteristics

Using the Status Panel to Display Output

Displaying Output Groups

Selecting Output for Viewing

Modifying Output Attributes

Modifying Output Priority

Updating Class and Form Attributes

Changing the Output Print Destination

Holding and Releasing Output

Cancelling and Purging Output

Capturing and Printing Output

Displaying and Modifying Printer Attributes

Displaying Printer Status and Availability

Interpreting Printer Attributes

Updating Printer Characteristics

Modifying the Work Selection Criteria

Controlling Printer Activity

Backspacing and Forward Spacing a Printer

Printing an Additional Copy of Output

Purging Output

Stopping and Starting Printers

Interrupting Printer Activity

Using SDSF to Display, Manipulate and Print Job Output Mastery Test

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