17 Ways Spool File Converter Turbo-Boosts AS400 Systems
When it comes to spool file conversion, CoolSpools (http://www.coolspools.com/) is one of the most powerful AS400 PDF solutions on the market. The Spool File Converter developed by IBM experts Ariadne Software, CoolSpools automatically manages, converts, and distributes documents created from AS400, System i or iSeries spools.
Here are 17 useful things CoolSpools software can do…
1. Convert spool to PDF
Creating PDFs just got a whole lot easier! Why manually create PDFs when CoolSpools can automate the process from your spool files?
2. Split converted AS400 PDFs into multiple files
Tell CoolSpools where to split your files –for example, when invoice numbers or customer names change – and it’ll split the output into multiple PDFs.
3. Join converted AS400 PDFs to existing documents
Want to create a report with data from multiple System i spool files? Or add pages to an existing PDF – even one that wasn’t created by CoolSpools? Not a problem.
4. Drop pages you don’t need from AS400 PDFs
Tell CoolSpools the page numbers or phrases to leave out, and it’ll remove them for you.
5. Insert images in converted PDF files
Forms, logos, watermarks, cute photos of kittens… as long as it’s a JPEG or GIF, CoolSpools can insert it into your PDF.
6. Password protect your AS400 PDFs
Keep prying eyes away from your sensitive data!
7. Bookmarks and indexes
Generate a set of bookmarks – great for navigating and indexing larger PDFs.
8. Convert spool to Excel
AS400 isn’t the only file format CoolSpools software can convert to – it can also output Excel.
9. Add converted AS400 Excel to existing documents as a new worksheet
Is CoolSpools the only AS400 spool file converter that can do this? We think so.
10. Split converted AS400 Excel output into multiple documents
Sales reports split by region? Accounts projections split by quarter? Tell CoolSpools where to split, and it splits!
11. Drop unwanted pages or lines from your AS400 Excel spreadsheet
Don’t bore readers with irrelevant information – let CoolSpools chop it out.
12. Format your AS400 Excel files
Color, fonts, shading, borders, conditional formatting – automated with CoolSpools.
13. Convert spool to XML
Spend less time programming XML into applications – let CoolSpools convert your spool output to XML for you.
14. Convert spool to even more file formats
XML, Excel and PDF not enough? You can also convert to CSV, HTML, RFT, TIFF, text and more…
15. Control filenames and output paths
You determine what the converted files are called, and where they’re saved.
16. Control who receives what
CoolSpools has powerful tools to help you email the right files to the right recipients – automatically.
17. Convert spool files without a PC
Everything’s done within your AS400, iSeries or System i environment, with no need for additional hardware.
When it comes to converting spool to XML, Excel or PDF, CoolSpools is the ultimate solution. Head to http://www.coolspools.com/ to learn even more about the power of CoolSpools software.