PC*MILER


Multi-Version Switch

What is the Multi-Version Switch (MVS)?
The Multi-Version Switch (MVS) is an integration tool that simultaneously supports multiple versions of PC*MILER|Connect installed on one server or on sever...
Wed, 11 Jul, 2018 at 6:11 PM
MVS for Windows: Installation
Check here for PC*MILER hardware and software requirements.  Automated Installation  The automated process is currently available for versions 26 and h...
Fri, 9 Feb, 2018 at 7:47 PM
MVS for Windows: Starting the PC*MILER|TCP/IP
PC*MILER|TCP/IP can be started from a command line or from a batch file. Within the Multi-Version Switch installation, each copy of PC*MILER|TCP/IP (pcmsock...
Fri, 9 Feb, 2018 at 7:15 PM
MVS for Windows: Stopping the Interface
Pcmsock.exe can be exited in a number of ways: File => Exit when maximized. Right Click => Close or Alt + F4 if minimized. Or [right-click the ...
Fri, 9 Feb, 2018 at 6:01 PM
MVS for Windows: Troubleshooting
After starting the various instances of pcmsock.exe, you can test them from a Command prompt. Type: C: <Enter> CD \“ALK Technologies”\ALKMVS <...
Mon, 30 Apr, 2018 at 6:33 PM
MVS for Windows: Integration APIs
Multi-Version Switch uses the same APIs as PC*MILER|Connect with only minor changes to accommodate accessing multiple versions of PC*MILER. Your application...
Fri, 20 Jul, 2018 at 1:42 PM
MVS for Windows: .INI Files
PC*MILER Multi-Version Switch uses multiple .INI files. There is a primary pcmmv.INI, and each instance of PC*MILER|TCP/IP uses its own pcmserve.INI in that...
Fri, 9 Feb, 2018 at 7:26 PM
MVS for Windows: Logging
For versions 25 and higher, logging has been added to the pcmmv.dll and to the pcmsockxx.exe layers in addition to the existing logging at the pcmsrv32.dll/...
Fri, 9 Feb, 2018 at 6:56 PM
MVS for Windows: Running PCMSOCKXX.exe as a Service
Running an instance of pcmsockXX.exe as a service requires a third party utility that functions to run standard executables as services. The example below u...
Fri, 9 Feb, 2018 at 7:02 PM
MVS for AS/400: Installation
PC*MILER for the AS/400 works by connecting a 32-bit Windows PC to your AS/400. With the Multi-Version Switch (MVS), multiple PC*MILER versions are made ava...
Fri, 9 Feb, 2018 at 7:53 PM