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Oracle Forms Developer – Form Builder Reference, Volume 1

Oracle Forms Developer – Form Builder Reference, Volume 1

Oracle Forms Developer – Form Builder Reference, Volume

Oracle ® Forms Developer Form Builder Reference, Volume 1 Release 6i January, 2000 Part No: A73074-01

  • Page 2 and 3: Oracle Forms Developer: Form Builde
  • Page 4 and 5: ii CLEAR_RECORD built-in...........
  • Page 6 and 7: iv GET_TREE_NODE_PROPERTY built-in.
  • Page 8 and 9: vi SET_ITEM_PROPERTY built-in .....
  • Page 10 and 11: viii Printer ......................
  • Page 12 and 13: x Database_Value property..........
  • Page 15: Send Us Your Comments Forms Develop
  • Page 19 and 20: Built-ins overview Built-in Subprog
  • Page 21 and 22: • WIDTH • DISPLAY_POSITION •
  • Page 23 and 24: ABORT_QUERY built-in Description Cl
  • Page 25 and 26: ADD_GROUP_COLUMN built-in Descripti
  • Page 27 and 28: ADD_GROUP_ROW built-in Description
  • Page 29 and 30: ADD_LIST_ELEMENT built-in Descripti
  • Page 31 and 32: ADD_OLEARGS built-in Description Es
  • Page 33 and 34: ADD_PARAMETER examples /* ** Built-
  • Page 35 and 36: offset_type Specifies the type of o
  • Page 37 and 38: ADD_TREE_NODE built-in Description
  • Page 39 and 40: APPLICATION_PARAMETER built-in Desc
  • Page 41 and 42: BLOCK_MENU built-in Description Dis
  • Page 43 and 44: CALL_FORM built-in Description Runs
  • Page 45 and 46: CALL_FORM examples /* Example 1: **
  • Page 47 and 48: CALL_OLE Description Passes control
  • Page 49 and 50: CANCEL_REPORT_OBJECT built-in Descr
  • Page 51 and 52: IF Checkbox_Checked(indicator_name)
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    CLEAR_BLOCK built-in Description Ca

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    CLEAR_EOL built-in Description Clea

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    CLEAR_FORM examples /* ** Built-in:

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    CLEAR_LIST built-in Description Cle

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    CLEAR_MESSAGE built-in Description

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    CLOSE_FORM built-in Description In

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    COMMIT_FORM built-in Description Ca

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    CONVERT_OTHER_VALUE built-in Descri

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    * ** Get the value of EMP.EMPNO as

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    COPY_REPORT_OBJECT_OUTPUT built-in

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    IF :Global.Using_Transactional_Trig

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    */ rg_id := Find_Group(rg_name); /*

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    query string contains bind variable

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    CREATE_PARAMETER_LIST built-in Desc

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    CREATE_QUERIED_RECORD built-in Desc

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    CREATE_RECORD built-in Description

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    epeating timer, the timer is delete

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    CUT_REGION built-in Description Rem

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    */ Message(’Insert failed because

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    ** Printout a generic message with

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    DEFAULT_VALUE built-in Description

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    DELETE_GROUP_ROW built-in Descripti

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    DELETE_LIST_ELEMENT built-in Descri

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    DELETE_PARAMETER built-in Descripti

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    * ** Otherwise, do the right thing.

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    END; 85

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    -- Find the node with a label of "Z

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    DESTROY_VARIANT built-in Descriptio

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    DISPLAY_ERROR built-in Description

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    ** Example: Change the visual attri

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    DO_KEY built-in Description Execute

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    DUMMY_REFERENCE built-in Descriptio

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    DUPLICATE_RECORD built-in Descripti

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    BEGIN itm_x_pos := Get_Item_Propert

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    ENTER built-in Description Validate

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    ENTER_QUERY restrictions Use the AL

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    ERROR_CODE built-in Description Ret

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    ERROR_TYPE built-in Description Ret

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    EXEC_VERB built-in Description Caus

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    EXECUTE_QUERY built-in Description

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    EXECUTE_TRIGGER built-in Descriptio

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    EXIT_FORM built-in Description Prov

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    FETCH_RECORDS built-in Description

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    FIND_ALERT built-in Description Sea

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    FIND_BLOCK built-in Description Sea

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    FIND_COLUMN built-in Description Se

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    FIND_FORM built-in Description Sear

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    FIND_ITEM built-in Description Sear

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    FIND_MENU_ITEM built-in Description

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    BEGIN item_id := Find_Item(item_nam

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    FIND_REPORT_OBJECT built-in Descrip

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    FIND_TIMER built-in Description Sea

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    search_root Specifies the root of t

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    FIND_VIEW built-in Description Sear

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    FIRST_RECORD built-in Description N

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    ** ** Generally it is recommended t

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    ** ** Generally it is recommended t

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    GUI application, or an invalid comm

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    following successful execution, so

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    GENERATE_SEQUENCE_NUMBER built-in D

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    DISPLAY_HEIGHT Returns the height o

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    DECLARE tm_name VARCHAR2(40); BEGIN

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    the master block, the status of the

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    OPTIMIZER_HINT Returns a hint in th

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    cur_lin := itm_lin + (cur_rec - top

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    GET_CANVAS_PROPERTY examples TAB_PA

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    GET_FILE_NAME built-in Description

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    GET_FORM_PROPERTY built-in Descript

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    GET_FORM_PROPERTY examples LAST_BLO

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    GET_GROUP_CHAR_CELL built-in Descri

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    GET_GROUP_DATE_CELL built-in Descri

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    GET_GROUP_NUMBER_CELL built-in Desc

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    GET_GROUP_RECORD_NUMBER built-in De

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    GET_GROUP_ROW_COUNT built-in Descri

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    ** been marked as "selected" */ the

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    GET_INTERFACE_POINTER built-in Desc

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    SELECTED_RADIO_BUTTON Returns the l

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    COLUMN_NAME Returns the name of the

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    IMAGE_FORMAT Returns the format of

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    PREVIOUS_NAVIGATION_ITEM Returns th

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    TOOLTIP_FONT_SPACING The width of t

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    ** If we get here we wrapped all th

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    loop_index_var := loop_index_var +

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    GET_LIST_ELEMENT_VALUE built-in Des

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    GET_LOV_PROPERTY examples /* ** Bui

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    * ** Built-in: GET_MENU_ITEM_PROPER

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    GET_OLE_ built-in Description Obtai

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    GET_OLE_MEMBERID built-in Descripti

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    GET_PARAMETER_LIST built-in Descrip

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    FONT_WEIGHT The weight of the font.

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    GET_RECORD_PROPERTY built-in Descri

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    GET_RECORD_PROPERTY always has a va

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    GET_RELATION_PROPERTY examples NEXT

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    Usage Notes • GET_REPORT_OBJECT_P

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    GET_TAB_PAGE_PROPERTY examples FORE

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    parent_node := Ftree.Get_Tree_Node_

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    ** Built-in: GET_TREE_NODE_PROPERTY

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    Usage Notes string TRUE or FALSE. A

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    Ftree.SELECTION_COUNT); -- Loop thr

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    WHITE_ON_BLACK Specifies that the o

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    GET_VAR_DIMS built-in Description D

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    GET_VERB_COUNT built-in Description

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    GET_VERB_NAME built-in Description

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    GET_VIEW_PROPERTY examples upper le

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    FONT_STYLE The style of the font. F

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    GO_FORM built-in Description In a m

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    GO_RECORD built-in Description Navi

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    HIDE_MENU built-in Description On c

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    HIDE_WINDOW built-in Description Hi

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    HOST built-in Description Executes

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    ID_NULL built-in Description Return

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    IMAGE_SCROLL built-in Description S

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    would increase the size of your ima

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    INITIALIZE_CONTAINER built-in Descr

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    ISSUE_ROLLBACK built-in Description

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    END; 265

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    LAST_OLE_ERROR built-in Description

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    LAST_RECORD built-in Description Na

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    LOCK_RECORD built-in Description At

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    ** built-in processing or a user ex

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    END; 275

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    MENU_CLEAR_FIELD built-in Descripti

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    MENU_PARAMETER built-in Description

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    MENU_REDISPLAY built-in Description

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    MESSAGE built-in Description Displa

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    MESSAGE_CODE built-in Description R

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    MESSAGE_TYPE built-in Description R

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    MOVE_WINDOW built-in Description Mo

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    NAME_IN built-in Description Return

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    */ prefix := ’GLOBAL.’ || the_s

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    NEW_FORM built-in Description Exits

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    * ** Remember the current message l

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    NEXT_FORM built-in Description In a

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    NEXT_KEY built-in Description Navig

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    NEXT_RECORD built-in Description Na

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    OLEVAR_EMPTY built-in Description A

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    session_mode NO_SESSION (The defaul

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    PASTE_REGION built-in Description P

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    PLAY_SOUND built-in Description Pla

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    POPULATE_GROUP_FROM_TREE built-in D

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    POPULATE_GROUP_WITH_QUERY built-in

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    POPULATE_LIST built-in Description

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    POPULATE_TREE built-in Description

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    PREVIOUS_BLOCK built-in Description

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    PREVIOUS_ITEM built-in Description

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    PREVIOUS_MENU_ITEM built-in Descrip

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    PRINT built-in Description Prints t

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    QUERY_PARAMETER built-in Descriptio

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    READ_IMAGE_FILE built-in Descriptio

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    READ_SOUND_FILE built-in Descriptio

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    RECALCULATE built-in Description Ma

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    RELEASE_OBJ built-in Description Sh

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    */ BEGIN Replace_Content_View(’em

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    BAR Specifies that you want Form Bu

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    RESET_GROUP_SELECTION built-in Desc

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    wn_id1 := Find_Window(Window1); w :

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    RUN_PRODUCT built-in Description In

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    */ pl_id := Get_Parameter_List(’t

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    SCROLL_DOWN built-in Description Sc

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    SCROLL_VIEW built-in Description Mo

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    SELECT_ALL built-in Description Sel

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    SERVER_ACTIVE built-in Description

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    SET_ALERT_PROPERTY built-in Descrip

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    SET_APPLICATION_PROPERTY built-in D

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    BLOCKSCROLLBAR_X_POS Specifies the

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    QUERY_DATA_SOURCE_NAME Specifies th

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    SET_CANVAS_PROPERTY built-in Descri

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    SET_CUSTOM_ITEM_PROPERTY built-in N

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    SET_CUSTOM_PROPERTY examples In thi

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    CURRENT_ROW_FOREGROUND_COLOR The co

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    THEN Message(’Invalid setting for

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    SET_GROUP_DATE_CELL built-in Descri

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    SET_GROUP_NUMBER_CELL built-in Desc

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    SET_INPUT_FOCUS built-in Descriptio

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    item_name The name you gave the ite

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    SET_ITEM_PROPERTY built-in Descript

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    CURRENT_ROW_FOREGROUND_COLOR The co

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    PROPERTY_FALSE if you want a mouse

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    SHOW_PLAY_BUTTON Specify the consta

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    FORMAT_MASK, ‘’); would reset t

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    property to False • sets the Upda

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    SET_LOV_COLUMN_PROPERTY built-in De

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    PROPERTY_TRUE Specifies that the pr

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    SET_MENU_ITEM_PROPERTY restrictions

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    SET_PARAMETER_ATTR built-in Descrip

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    FILL_PATTERN The pattern to be used

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    SET_RECORD_PROPERTY built-in Descri

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    SET_RELATION_PROPERTY built-in Desc

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    SET_REPORT_OBJECT_PROPERTY built-in

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    SET_TAB_PAGE_PROPERTY built-in Desc

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    SET_TIMER built-in Description Chan

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    SET_TREE_NODE_PROPERTY built-in Des

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    SET_TREE_PROPERTY built-in Descript

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    -- tree and cause it to display. Ft

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    BEGIN -- Find the tree itself. htre

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    value FONT_SPACING The width of the

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    SET_VIEW_PROPERTY built-in Descript

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    SET_WINDOW_PROPERTY built-in Descri

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    PROPERTY_FALSE Specifies that the p

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    SHOW_EDITOR built-in Description Di

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    SHOW_KEYS built-in Description Disp

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    SHOW_LOV examples /* ** Built-in: S

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    SHOW_VIEW built-in Description Disp

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    SYNCHRONIZE built-in Description Sy

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    TO_VARIANT built-in Description Cre

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    UNSET_GROUP_SELECTION built-in Synt

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    UPDATE_CHART built-in Description A

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    USER_EXIT built-in Description Call

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    VALIDATE built-in Description VALID

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    VARPTR_TO_VAR built-in Description

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    VAR_TO_ built-in Description Reads

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    VBX.FIRE_EVENT built-in Description

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    VBX.GET_PROPERTY built-in Descripti

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    VBX.GET_VALUE_PROPERTY built-in Des

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    VBX.SET_PROPERTY built-in Descripti

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    VBX.SET_VALUE_PROPERTY built-in Des

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    WHERE_DISPLAY built-in Description

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    with the contents of the image item

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    WRITE_SOUND_FILE restrictions setti

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    Starting Form Builder Components So

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    line. (Many optional parameters can

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    Logging on to the Database To expli

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    Run in quiet mode Quiet No Show sta

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    Block_Menu (Forms Runtime) Descript

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    Debug (Forms Runtime) Description I

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    Help (Forms Runtime) Description In

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    Keyin (Forms Runtime) Description A

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    Logon_Screen (Forms Runtime) Descri

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    Optimize Transaction Mode Processin

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    Output_File (Forms Runtime) Descrip

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    Query_Only (Forms Runtime) Descript

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    Statistics (Forms Runtime) Descript

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    Window_State (Forms Runtime) Descri

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    Upgrade 3.0 Form or 5.0 Menu to 4.5

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    Batch (Form Compiler) Description S

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    Compile_All (Form Compiler) Descrip

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    Debug (Form Compiler) Description C

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    Extract (Form Compiler) Description

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    Insert (Form Compiler) Description

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    Module_Access (Form Compiler) Descr

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    Nofail (Form Compiler) Description

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    Output_File (Form Compiler) Descrip

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    Script (Form Compiler) Description

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    Strip_Source (Form Compiler) Descri

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    Upgrade_Roles (Form Compiler) Descr

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    Widen_Fields (Form Compiler) Descri

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    In addition to the options listed i

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    Color Palette Description Specifies

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    Help (Form Builder) Description Inv

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    Access preference (Form Builder) De

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    Printer The name of the default pri

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    Save Before Building Determines whe

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    Suppress Hints Determines whether h

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    USESDI (Forms Runtime and Web Forms

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    User Preference File Although the P

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    Welcome Pages Description Determine

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    Reading property descriptions Descr

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    Access Key property Description Spe

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    Alias property Description Establis

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    Allow Empty Branches property Descr

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    Allow Start-Attached Prompts proper

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    Application Instance property Descr

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    Associated Menus property Descripti

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    Automatic Column Width property Des

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    Automatic Position property Descrip

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    Automatic Refresh property Descript

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    Automatic Select property Descripti

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    Automatic Skip (LOV) property Descr

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    Bevel property Description Specifie

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    Bottom Title (Editor) property Desc

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    Builtin_Date_Format property Descri

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    Button 1 Label, Button 2 Label, But

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    Calling_Form property Description S

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    Canvas Type property Description Sp

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    Case Insensitive Query property Des

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    Character Cell WD/HT properties Des

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    Chart Subtype property Description

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    Checked property Description Specif

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    Clip Width property Description Spe

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    Clip Y Position property Descriptio

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    Closed property Description Specifi

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    Default NULL Required/Optional opti

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    Column Specifications property Desc

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    Column Title (LOV) property Descrip

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    Command Text property Description S

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    605

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    Communication Mode (Chart) property

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    Compress property Description Speci

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    Conceal Data property Description H

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    Console Window property Description

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    Control Properties property Descrip

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    Optimize for GUI Real Optimize for

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    Coordination restrictions The abili

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    Copy Value from Item property Descr

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    Current_Form property Description S

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    Current_Record property Description

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    Current_Row_Fill_Pattern property D

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    Current_Row_Font_Size property Desc

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    Current_Row_Font_Style property Des

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    Current_Row_Foreground_Color proper

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    Cursor Mode property Note: In Relea

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    Cursor_Style property Description S

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    Dash Style property Description Spe

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    Data Query property Description Spe

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    Data Source Data Block (Report) pro

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    Data Source Y Axis property Descrip

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    • Special characters ($, #, @, an

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    Contains fixed or floating point nu

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    Data Type (Record Group) property D

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    Database_Value property Description

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    Date_Format_Compatibility_Mode prop

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    Default Button property Description

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    Deferred property Description See C

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    Delete Allowed property Description

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    Delete Procedure Name property Desc

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    Delete Record Behavior property Des

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    Detail Reference Item property Desc

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    Form X Order Direction Alert X X X

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    • boilerplate text reading order

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    Display in ’Keyboard Help’/’K

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    Display Width (LOV) property Descri

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    Display_Height property Description

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    Displayed property Descriptiuon Ena

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    Dither property Description Specifi

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    DML Data Target Name property Descr

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    DML Returning Value property Descri

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    Edge Foreground Color property Desc

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    Editor property Description Specifi

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    Elements in List property Descripti

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    Enabled (Menu Item) property Descri

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    End Angle property Description Spec

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    Enforce Primary Key (Block) propert

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    Error_Date/Datetime_Format property

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    Execution Mode (Chart) property Des

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    Execution Hierarchy property Descri

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    Fill property Description Specifies

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    Filter Before Display property Desc

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    First Navigation Block property Des

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    First_Detail_Relation property Desc

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    First_Master_Relation property Desc

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    Fixed Length (Item) property Descri

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    Flag User Value Too Long property D

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    Font_Size property Description Spec

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    Font_Style property Description Spe

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    Foreground_Color property Descripti

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    Form Vertical Toolbar Canvas proper

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    Comments property, 619 COMMIT_FORM

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    GET_ITEM_PROPERTY built-in, 194 GET

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    SET_RECORD_PROPERTY built-in, 417 S

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    Oracle Forms Developer: Form Builde

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    ii Inherit Menu property ..........

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    iv Popup Menu property ............

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    vi Tear-Off Menu property..........

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    viii SYSTEM.LAST_RECORD system vari

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    x When-Mouse-Up trigger ...........

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    xii

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    xiv

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    2 XXAA Will accept: --ab, abcd, 11a

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    4 YYY or YY or Y Last 3, 2, or 1 di

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    6 format. Format Mask Description D

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    Form_Name property Description 8 Sp

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    Frame Alignment property Descriptio

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    Frame Title Alignment property Desc

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    Frame Title Font Name property Desc

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    Frame Title Font Spacing property D

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    Frame Title Font Weight property De

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    Frame Title Offset property Descrip

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    Frame Title Spacing property Descri

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    24 Background Color The color of th

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    Group_Name property Description 26

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    Hide on Exit property Description F

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    Hint (Item) property Description Sp

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    Hint (Menu Substitution Parameter)

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    Horizontal Margin property Descript

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    Horizontal Origin property Descript

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    Icon Filename property Description

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    Iconic property Description 40 Spec

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    Image Format property Description 4

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    Include REF Item property Descripti

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    Initial Keyboard State property Des

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    Initial Value (Item) property Descr

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    Insert Allowed (Block) property Des

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    properties as follows: Enabled to Y

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    Insert Procedure Name property Desc

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    Interaction Mode property Descripti

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    Item Roles property Description 58

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    Item_Is_Valid property Description

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    Join Condition property Description

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    Justification property Description

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    Keep Cursor Position property Descr

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    When the Key Mode property is set t

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    Keyboard Help Description property

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    Keyboard State property Description

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    Label (Menu Item) property Descript

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    Label (Tab Page) property Descripti

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    Last_Item property Description Spec

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    Layout Data Block property Descript

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    Length (Record Group) property Desc

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    Line Width property Description Spe

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    List of Values property Description

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    List Type property Description Spec

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    List Y Position property Descriptio

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    Lock Procedure Arguments property D

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    Lock Procedure Result Set Columns p

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    Locking Mode property Description S

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    Magic Item restrictions 98 • Any

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    Mapping of Other Values property De

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    Maximum Length property Description

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    Maximum Length (Menu Substitution P

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    Maximum Query Time property Descrip

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    Menu Description property Descripti

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    Menu Filename property Description

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    Menu Item Radio Group property Desc

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    114 Builder. You can also use GET_M

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    Menu Role property Description Spec

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    Filename" Database Connection Not r

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    Message property Description Specif

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    Minimized Title property Descriptio

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    Module_NLS_Lang property Descriptio

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    Mouse Navigate property Description

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    Move Allowed property Description S

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    Multi-Selection property Descriptio

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    Name examples Example ENAME, ADDRES

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    Next Navigation Block property Desc

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    NextBlock property Description Spec

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    Next_Detail_Relation property Descr

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    Number of Items Displayed property

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    Number of Records Displayed propert

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    OLE Class property Description Dete

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    OLE Inside-Out Support property Des

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    Usage Notes • In the Form Builder

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    OLE Resize Style property Descripti

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    OLE Tenant Types property Descripti

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    Optimizer Hint property Description

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    Other Reports Parameters property D

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    Parameter Data Type property Descri

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    160 Default 0 Example 1, 100, -1000

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    162 Example :10:23:05 21:07:13

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    Menu Parameter Initial Value (Menu

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    PLSQL_Date_Format property Descript

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    PL/SQL Library Source property Desc

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    Precompute Summaries property Descr

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    Previous Navigation Block property

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    PreviousBlock property Description

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    Primary Canvas property Description

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    Program Unit Text property Descript

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    Prompt Alignment property Descripti

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    Prompt Attachment Edge property Des

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    Prompt Background Color property De

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    Prompt Fill Pattern property Descri

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    Prompt Font Size property Descripti

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    Prompt Font Style property Descript

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    Prompt Foreground Color property De

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    Prompt Reading Order property Descr

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    Prompt_White_On_Black property Desc

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    Query All Records property Descript

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    Query Allowed (Item) property Descr

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    Query Data Source Arguments propert

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    Query Data Source Name property Des

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    Query Length property Description S

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    Query Only property Description Spe

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    Query_Options property Description

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    Raise on Entry property Description

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    Real Unit property Description When

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    Record Group Fetch Size property De

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    Record Group Type property Descript

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    Records_to_Fetch property Descripti

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    Relation Type property Description

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    Report Destination Format property

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    Report Destination Type property De

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    Required (Item) property Descriptio

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    Resize Allowed property Description

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    Rotation Angle property Description

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    Savepoint Mode property Description

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    Scroll Bar Alignment property Descr

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    Scroll Bar Width property Descripti

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    Share Library with Form property De

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    Show Horizontal Scroll Bar property

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    Show OLE Popup Menu property Descri

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    Show Palette property Description D

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    Show Record Button property Descrip

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    Show Scroll Bar property Descriptio

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    Show Slider property Description De

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    Show Time Indicator property Descri

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    Show Volume Control property Descri

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    Single Object Alignment property De

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    Size property Description Specifies

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    Sizing Style property Description D

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    Sound Quality property Description

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    Start Prompt Alignment property Des

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    Startup Code property Description S

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    Status (Record) property Descriptio

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    Submenu Name property Description S

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    Summarized Item property Descriptio

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    Synchronize with Item property Desc

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    Tab Page property Description The n

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    Tab Page Y Offset property Descript

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    Tear-Off Menu property Description

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    Title property Description Specifie

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    Tooltip Background Color property D

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    Tooltip Font Name property Descript

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    Tooltip Font Spacing property Descr

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    Tooltip Font Weight property Descri

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    Tooltip Visual Attribute Group prop

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    Top Prompt Alignment property Descr

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    Top_Record property Description Spe

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    Topmost_Tab_Page property Descripti

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    Trigger Style property Description

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    Trigger Type property Description S

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    Update Allowed (Item) property Desc

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    Update_Column property Description

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    Update Layout property Description

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    Update_Permission property Descript

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    Update Procedure Name property Desc

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    Update Query property Description S

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    Use 3D Controls property Descriptio

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    User_Date/Datetime_Format property

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    User_NLS_Date_Format property Descr

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    Validate from List property Descrip

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    Validation Unit property Descriptio

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    Value when Unchecked property Descr

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    VBX Control Name property Descripti

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    Vertical Fill property Description

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    Vertical Margin property Descriptio

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    Vertical Origin property Descriptio

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    Viewport Height, Viewport Width pro

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    Viewport X Position on Canvas, View

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    Visible (Canvas) property Descripti

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    Visible (Tab Page) property Descrip

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    Visible in Menu property Descriptio

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    Visual Attribute Group property Des

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    Visual Attribute Type property Desc

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    This WHERE Clause/ORDER BY Clause s

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    Width/Height (WD, HT) properties De

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    Window_Handle property Description

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    Window Style property Description S

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    Wrap Text property Description Spec

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    X Position, Y Position property Des

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    Y Corner Radius property Descriptio

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    • SYSTEM.MOUSE_CANVAS • SYSTEM.

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    $$DATE$$ system variable Syntax $$D

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    $$DBDATE$$ system variable Syntax $

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    $$DBTIME$$ system variable Syntax $

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    SYSTEM.BLOCK_STATUS system variable

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    DOWN Move down a record Menu, key,

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    SYSTEM.CURRENT_DATETIME system vari

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    SYSTEM.CURRENT_ITEM system variable

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    SYSTEM.CURSOR_BLOCK system variable

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    SYSTEM.CURSOR_RECORD system variabl

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    SYSTEM.CUSTOM_ITEM_EVENT system var

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    SYSTEM.DATE_THRESHOLD system variab

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    SYSTEM.EVENT_WINDOW system variable

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    SYSTEM.LAST_FORM system variable Sy

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    394 ** Create a parameter list for

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    SYSTEM.MASTER_BLOCK system variable

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    SYSTEM.MODE system variable Syntax

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    SYSTEM.MOUSE_BUTTON_PRESSED system

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    SYSTEM.MOUSE_CANVAS system variable

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    SYSTEM.MOUSE_ITEM system variable S

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    SYSTEM.MOUSE_RECORD_OFFSET system v

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    SYSTEM.MOUSE_Y_POS system variable

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    SYSTEM.SUPPRESS_WORKING system vari

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    SYSTEM.TAB_PREVIOUS_PAGE system var

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    SYSTEM.TRIGGER_ITEM system variable

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    SYSTEM.TRIGGER_RECORD system variab

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    Overview of trigger categories 418

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    Master/Detail triggers Form Builder

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    422 New-Item-Instance trigger. When

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    Other trigger categories The previo

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    Function Key triggers Description F

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    [Clear Record] [Duplicate Record] [

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    Key-Fn trigger Description A Key-Fn

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    Lock-Procedure trigger Description

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    On-Check-Unique trigger Description

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    On-Clear-Details trigger Descriptio

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    On-Column-Security trigger Descript

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    On-Commit trigger Description Fires

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    On-Delete trigger Description Fires

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    On-Error trigger Description An On-

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    • On-Fetch trigger Description Wh

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    On-Insert trigger Description Fires

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    On-Logon trigger Description Fires

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    On-Message trigger Description Fire

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    On-Populate-Details trigger Descrip

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    On-Savepoint trigger Description Fi

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    458 */ Select_Records; END IF;

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    On-Update trigger Description Fires

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    Post-Change trigger Description Fir

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    Post-Database-Commit trigger Descri

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    Post-Form trigger Description Fires

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    468 END;

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    Post-Logon trigger Description Fire

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    Post-Query trigger Description When

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    Post-Record trigger Description Fir

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    Post-Text-Item trigger Description

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    Pre-Block trigger Description Fires

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    Pre-Delete trigger Description Fire

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    Pre-Insert trigger Description Fire

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    Pre-Logon trigger Description Fires

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    Pre-Popup-Menu trigger Description

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    488 ** ENAME */ Set_Block_Property(

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    Pre-Select trigger Description Fire

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    Pre-Update trigger Description Fire

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    Query-Procedure trigger Description

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    User-Named trigger Description A us

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    When-Checkbox-Changed trigger Descr

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    When-Create-Record trigger Descript

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    When-Custom-Item-Event trigger Desc

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    When-Database-Record trigger Descri

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    When-Image-Activated trigger Descri

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    When-List-Activated trigger Descrip

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    When-Mouse-Click trigger Descriptio

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    Three triggers are used in this exa

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    When-Mouse-Enter trigger Descriptio

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    When-Mouse-Move trigger Description

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    When-New-Block-Instance trigger Des

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    520 ** Query the block without show

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    When-New-Record-Instance trigger De

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    When-Remove-Record trigger Descript

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    When-Timer-Expired trigger Descript

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    When-Tree-Node-Activated trigger De

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    When-Tree-Node-Selected trigger Des

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    532 ** from the table in question t

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    534 END; /* Method 2: Call a generi

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    When-Window-Closed trigger Descript

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    When-Window-Resized trigger Descrip

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    540 A auditing transactions Post-Up

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    Post-Logout trigger, 486 Pre-Logon

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    Query Data Source Type property, 22

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    validation Post-Change trigger, 477