UIM Get Dialog Variable (QUIGETV)

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The following is an RPG/LE fully free-form prototype for the IBM QUIGETV API to use the UIM to get a dialog variable from an open display application.

For more information on this API, visit Get Dialog Variable (QUIGETV) API (right-click to open link in a new tab).

By Dave Clark

Prototype for the QUIGETV API

// IBM Get Dialog Variable API
// https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/en/ssw_ibm_i_72/apis/quigetv.htm
dcl-pr IBMUIM_GetVariable         extpgm('QUIGETV');
  GvHandle              char(8)   const;
  GvBuffer              char(32767)         options(*varsize);
  GvBufLen              int(10)   const;
  GvRecName             char(10)  const;
  GvErrCode             likeds(ApiErrC)     options(*varsize);


See the Find Source Member (FNDSRCMBR) sample command.