CICS TRANCLASS trnclass_name (group_name)

Use this page to view and edit the TRANCLASS trnclass_name, selected from the CICS Group group_name or CICS Startup List startup_list page.

The title bar gives details of the TRANCLASS you are editing and the resource group it belongs to.

Group List

Click this to display the CICS Group page group_name.


Click this to save changes you have made to the page and refresh the page. This button is displayed only if you have permission to edit the group in which the TRANCLASS resides.


Shows the name of this TRANCLASS.


A description of the transaction program (can be up to 60 characters).


Specify the maximum number of transactions in this transaction class that are allowed to be active, in the range 0 through 999.


Purge threshold defines a limit to the number of transactions queuing for this transaction class. After this limit is reached, transactions are purged. Specify a threshold:

  • NO - no limit
  • number - purge threshold number (1 - 1000000)
Note: Not currently supported.

Click this to install and make this resource active.


Click this to delete this TRANCLASS. You only see this button if you have editing permissions for the group to which the TRANCLASS belongs.


Click this to create a new TRANCLASS that uses the values in this one.


Click this to create and view dump information for this TRANCLASS.