Mainframe - 'Use of this transaction is not authorized' errors when accessing IMS transactions
Users of IMS transactions may encounter an error which reads "USE OF THIS TRANSACTION IS NOT AUTHORIZED" when attempting to use particular Mainframe transactions. This error indicates an authorization issue that can be resolved by submitting a Mainframe authorization form.
A sample of this error message is given below:
Error Message: DFSU901 12:25:57 ACF2/IMS: USE OF THIS TRANSACTION IS NOT AUTHORIZED
A user gets this message when they are attempting to execute a transaction for which they are not authorized.
If a user receives this error message, they should verify that they submitted a Mainframe authorization form for the transaction in question. If this has not been done, see Mainframe - Obtaining Authorization for directions for submitting an authorization request.
If you believe you are already authorized, please contact the DoIT Help Desk using contact information given in Get Help from DoIT.