The application provided a dialog and a search result view for searching through the source members on the server for a string. The functionality is similar to the FNDSTRPDM (Find String Using PDM) IBM i command.

Search Dialog

The search dialog can be accessed via the main menu Search Remote Search.

Search Dialog

In the search dialog at least the connection must be selected and the search string entered. By default the search is case insensitive.

Search Result

The result of the search is displayed in the Search Result view.

Search Result

The search string is highlighted in the search result entries.

Double clicking on the search result entry will open the source member and go to the corresponding line selecting the search string in the line.

By using Show Previous Match and Show Next Match you can navigate through the search result entries in the opened source member.

The search can be executed again by pressing the Refresh button.

The search result of previously executed searches are cached and can be selected by the view menu of the view toolbar.

The search result can also be copied to the clipboard or printed.