Screen size options

You can change the size of the screen to have different numbers of lines and columns, depending on the host system. More lines and columns provides more data on each screen, while fewer lines and columns can be easy to read.

Table 1 shows only the available built-in screen sizes. You can customize the screen size. For information on customizing screen size, see related topics.


Table 1. Screen size options

Value 5250 3270 VT
24x80 (Default) X X X
32x80   X  
36x80     X
43x80   X  
48x80     X
72x80     X
24x132     X
27x132 X X  
36x132     X
48x132     X
72x132     X

Related tasks

Customizing screen size when connecting to a TN3270 or TN3270E host

Customizing screen size when connecting to a TN3270 or TN3270E host