Configuration Files

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TN3270 Plus keeps configuration information in its configuration files. The following table summarizes the contents of the  TN3270 Plus configuration files.

File(s)               

Description

*.tcs

Color scheme

*.tkm

Keyboard map

*.ttb

Toolbar

*.tsp

Session profile

*.txt

Script files

*.mac

Macros

*.pem

TLS certificate

 

The location of the configuration files can be found in the TN3270 Plus preferences (Setup, Preferences, Configuration Files Folder). If there is no entry for the Configuration Files Folder in the Preferences, see the Configuration Files Search Sequence below for the search sequence TN3270 Plus uses to locate its configuration files.

Configuration Files Search Sequence

It is important to understand the sequence TN3270 Plus uses to find the path to its configuration files.  TN3270 Plus looks for the path to its configuration files using the following sequence. TN3270 Plus uses the first path it finds.

Windows  10 (64-bit), 8 (64-bit), Server 2012, 7 (64-bit), Server 2008 (64-bit), and Vista (64-bit)

1.Configuration Files Folder (Setup, Preferences, Configuration Files Folder).
2.HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\SDI\TN3270 Plus\Configuration\DataPath\
3.The working directory if one is specified and it contains one or more session profiles (.tsp files).
4.The install directory if it contains one or more session profiles (.tsp files).
5.The TN3270 Plus application directory (c:\users\user_id\AppData\Roaming\SDI\TN3270 Plus\). This is the default location.

Windows 10 (32-bit), 8 (32-bit), 7 (32-bit), Server 2008 (32-bit), and Vista (32-bit)

1.Configuration Files Folder (Setup, Preferences, Configuration Files Folder).
2.HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\SDI\TN3270 Plus\Configuration\DataPath\
3.The working directory if one is specified and it contains one or more session profiles (.tsp files).
4.The install directory if it contains one or more session profiles (.tsp files).
5.The TN3270 Plus application directory (c:\users\user_id\AppData\Roaming\SDI\TN3270 Plus\). This is the default location.

Windows XP and 2000

1.Configuration Files Folder (Setup, Preferences, Configuration Files Folder).
2.HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\SDI\TN3270 Plus\Configuration\DataPath\
3.The working directory if one is specified.
4.The install directory. (C:\Program Files\SDI\TN3270 Plus\ if the default install directory was used.) This is the default location.

 


TN3270 Plus is continually being improved. To learn more about the latest enhancements, please review our Version History web page.