Creating Empty Files

The vutil function that allows you to create a new, empty file is accessed on the Create File tab. The create file function is equivalent to performing an OPEN OUTPUT on a file in COBOL.

When you use the Create File tab of the Vision File Utility interface, there are a few points to keep in mind:

For a complete description of the vutil create function, see Vision File Utility — vutil. For general information about Vision files, see Indexed Files - Vision.