Summary: Network message for new message class.
Author: DLTF - Direct Loan Task Force
December 24, 1997
Network message for new message class.
The Direct Loan Origination Center has begun sending out a new
message class to assist institutions with the 95-96 and 96-97
reconciliation processes. Some Direct Lending institutions have
begun receiving DIS197OP files. Schools using the EDExpress
software will need to set this message class up in EDExpress to be
able to import the file.
Within the 96-97 EDExpress software, go to Tools|Setup|Direct
Loan|Servicer Imports. For Import Report Name, type "748
Reconciliation Report" and click OK to save the update. Go to
File|Import|Direct Loan. You will now have an option on your
Import Type for the 748 Reconciliation Report you just created.
Import the DIS197OP file normally. After import a reconciliation
report will be printed.
In the future, the LOC may send out this report for 97-98
reconciliation issues. If you receive a DIS198OP file in the future,
you will need to set this report up in EDExpress. Within the 97-98
EDExpress software, go to Tools|Setup|Direct Loan|LOC Imports.
Type in "748 Reconciliation Report" and OK to save the update. Go
to Import and choose this as your import option. After import the
DIS198OP file will print out. You will be notified prior to these
files being sent out for the 97-98 year.
You may also print off this report by opening up the DIS197OP file
in a text editor or word processor and printing out the file. This file
is formatted as a text file and will print out properly through any
For assistance with the importing or printing of this report please
contact CPS Direct Loan Customer Service at 800-330-5947, option 3.
If you have any questions regarding the contents of this report or the
reconciliation status of records please contact the Loan Origination
Center at 800-848-0978.