QWS3270 Configuration

After installing QWS3270, it will need to be configured to access the "Mustang" server containing the secure databases.

  1. When you first launch QWS3270 a connection Wizard will appear. Click Next.
  2. In the next screen enter mustang.nevada.edu as the hostname of the computer you would like to connect to.QWS Server Name
  3. Click Next.
  4. Keep the default port number as 23. Click Next.
  5. The next screen asks you to select your preferred screen size. You can ignore this because you can resize the screen later by clicking and dragging to make it larger or smaller. Click Next.
  6. Choose a name for this connection. It can be anything you like.QWS Session Name
  7. Click Next.
  8. Click Finish.
  9. You will then see the connection dialog. This is the screen you will see every time you start up QWS3270 from now on. However, there is one more change that needs to be made. Click on the Edit button.QWS Connection Screen
  10. From the menu on the left of the screen that appears. click on Security and then select TLSv1 from the "SSL/TLS Protocol Version" option. Finally, click OK.
  11. You can now access Mustang by clicking on the Connect button as seen in the screenshot on step 9.