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user name is not unique

user name is not unique

user name is not unique

(OP)
im trying to fectch data from the variable that has already populated like

01 ws-date pic x(10).

from this im again trying to fetch data and store back like

move ws-date(1:4) to ws-date.
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marked above is throws error like not unique variable im not declaring im just reassign the value.

Thank you in advance

RE: user name is not unique

probably need to move to an intermediate variable. Or move spaces/zeros to positions 5 to end. Or Trim it.

RE: user name is not unique

Hi,

I use these kind of moves all the time for shifting operations and complex initializing of tables, so I don't see any trouble here. Perhaps there is somewhere an other variable with the same name?

Which compiler do you use?

Perhaps you can show the whole program?



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