CoolSpools

The Spool File Converter for IBM i (AS/400). Converts spooled files and database files to PDF, Excel, CSV, XML and HTML

CoolSpools is the complete information management solution for IBM i (AS/400 / iSeries) providing a spool file converter solution with management and distribution in multiple formats. CoolSpools helps you give your users and customers meaningful reports, at the right time and, just as importantly, in the right formats.

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CoolsPools is the spool file converter that lets you export spool files and database files from IBM i (AS/400 / iSeries) to PDF, Excel, CSV, XML and HTML

CoolSpools is an Information Management Solution which converts spooled files and database files to PDF, Excel, XML and other formats, enabling you to move away from paper-based documents and save time and money by distributing information in report formats automatically.

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CoolSpools Spool File Converter Quick Features:

  1. Automatic conversion, distribution and management of IBM i spool files
  2. Convert spooled files to PDF, Excel, XML, CSV, HTML, TIFF & RTF
  3. Split spool files into multiple documents
  4. Extract data from your IBM i databases directly or using SQL or Query
  5. Import data into your IBM i databases from spreadsheets etc.
  6. Merge or combine PDFs and Excel files
  7. Include graphics and images e.g. company logo or watermark
  8. Send emails from your IBM i using a simple command or an API
  9. Generate XML documents, schemas and stylesheets from IBM i
  10. Interface your IBM i data into other systems
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CoolSpools Suite

The complete collection of CoolSpools software, including Converter, Email, Database and Admin. Offered at a massive discount compared to purchasing individual modules.

CoolSpools for IBM System i converts spooled files and database files to PDF, Excel, CSV, XML and other formats, enabling you to move away from paper-based documents and save time and money by distributing information automatically in electronic formats.

CoolSpools can be purchased as a suite or individually (see below). Our latest guides and documentation can be downloaded here.

Download the 30 day free trial to evaluate CoolSpools for your IBM i (AS/400 iSeries) environment.

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More CoolSpools modules to consider:

CoolSpools Database

CoolSpools Database

Extract data from your IBM i databases directly or using SQL or Query.

Record and field selection and sequencing.

Import data into your IBM i databases from spreadsheets etc.

CoolSpools Converter

CoolSpools Converter

Convert spool files to PDF, Excel, XML, CSV, HTML, TIFF & RTF.

Converts IBM i, I Series / AS/400.

Splits spool files into multiple documents.

Merges or combines PDFs and Excel files.

CoolSpools Email

CoolSpools Email

Send emails from your System I using a simple command or an API.

Support for multiple attachments.

Support for long file names.

CoolSpools Suite now comes with CoolSpools Admin included FREE!

Automate your spool file conversion and distribution.

With CoolSpools Admin, spool files can be processed automatically as soon as they are created, as the system lets you define spool file monitors that “watch” nominated output queues for new files being created. There is no polling involved so the system loading is minimal.

In batch mode CoolSpool Admin commands let you select sets of spool files to work on using various criteria and allows you to apply a command or sequence of commands to each of those selected spool files in turn.

CoolSpools Admin contains a highly powerful and customizable “work-with” screen for spool files in the style of PDM, that lets system operators and users manage, convert and email the spool files they produce. It includes features to select spool files by user, outq, user data, form type, and creation date. Plus many more user-defined options.

CoolSpools Admin is now included free with CoolSpools Suite.

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Latest CoolSpools Guides, FAQ’s and Articles

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FAQ: Creating XML files on your IBM i

Why create XML files on your system i?

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CoolSpools can generate a wide range of file formats by converting your iSeries spool files…

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FAQ: Database Variables

What are CoolSpools Database variables?

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Email and User identity in CoolSpools

FAQ: User profiles and email addresses

Where does CoolSpools get the email address for a user profile from?

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FAQ: Spool Admin Substitution Variables

What are CoolSpools Spool Admin substitution variables, how and where can I use them and how to…

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