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What are the requirements for the various session types?
  
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Session Type Protocol PC Requires... Host Network Emulation Type Troubleshooting
Telnet TCP/IP 16-bit: WINSOCK.DLL; 32-bit: WSOCK32.DLL VMS + UNIX N/A VT + Non-IBM Check Ping/Telnet
COM & (RS232) N/A N/A VMS + UNIX N/A VT + Non-IBM Check with Hyperterminal
INT14 BIOS INTT14 N/A VMS + UNIX N/A VT + Non-IBM N/A
BAPI TCP/IP BAPI Support VMS + UNIX N/A VT + Non-IBM N/A
CTERM DEC CTERM Pathworks (v5.0 - v6.0) 16-bit: TRMNLAXS.DLL; Pathworks (v7.0) 32-bit: DECTAL.DLL VMS N/A VMS Same bit version
LAT DEC Local Area Transport Pathworks (v5.0 - v6.0) 16-bit: TRMNLAXS.DLL; Pathworks (v7.0) 32-bit: DECTAL.DLL VMS N/A VMS Same bit version
Rlogin TCP/IP 16-bit: WINSOCK.DLL; 32-bit: WSOCK32.DLL UNIX N/A UNIX Check Ping/Telnet
TN3270 & TN3270e TCP/IP 16-bit: WINSOCK.DLL; 32-bit: WSOCK32.DLL MAINFRAME N/A IBM 3270 Check Ping/Telnet
MS SNA Microsoft SNA Client Winappc MAINFRAME + AS400 NT SERVER IBM 3270 + IBM 5250 Check the SNA Client Applet & same bit version
NW SAA IPX N/A MAINFRAME NOVELL IBM 3270 v1.3b or later gateway; must connect & specify a user name that does not have a password for 3270
NW SAA TCP/IP N/A MAINFRAME NOVELL IBM 3270 N/A
TN5250 TCP/IP 16-bit: WINSOCK.DLL; 32-bit: WSOCK32.DLL IBM AS/400 N/A IBM 5250 Check Ping/Telnet
APPC APPC NS/Router
16-bit: EHNAPPC.DLL; 32-bit: E32APPC.DLL
IBM AS/400 N/A IBM 5250 Same bit version

  



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