Delegates will learn how to
- invoke an ISPF dialogue
- create Selection Panels (menus)
- create Display Panels
- create and handle ISPF messages
- create ISPF tables
- perform File Tailoring
- use ISPF/PDF dialogue test facilities.
- create Help/Tutorial panels
- invoke Keylists
- create new CUA attributes
- create action bars and pull-downs
- create static and moveable pop-up windows
- create field level help
- create Point and Shoot fields
- create scrollable areas and fields.
ISPF structure; variables; services and libraries; how ISPF is initiated ISPF Program Function Keys; exit options.ISPF Panels
Basic panel structure; )ATTR; )BODY; )INIT; )REINIT; )PROC; panel definition statements; control variables; Z variables and messages; help panels.ISPF Functions & Services
REXX host command environments; ISPF services: DISPAY, CONTROL, SELECT, VPUT/VGET, BROWSE, EDIT.Static & Moveable Pop-up Windows
Pop-up windows; Window titles; Window size; Using services: ADDPOP, POPLOC, ROW, COLUMN.File Tailoring
File tailoring: FTOPEN, FTINCL; FTINCL control statements: )SEL, )CM, )DEFAULT, )IM, )SET, )BLANK, )DOT; ; FTCLOSE;ISPF Tables
Table overview: TBCREATE, TBOPEN, TBADD, TBDELETE, TBGET, TBPUT, TBMOD, TBDISPL; Table display: TBQUERY, TBSCAN, TBTOP, TBBOTTOM, TBSKIP, TBSORT, TBEND, TBSAVE, TBCLOSE; file tailoring.CUA Attributes
CUA attributes; CUA keywords; Attribute keyword meanings.Action Bars & Pull-down choices
Action bar choices; )ABC section; Pull-down choice; ACTION parameter; )ABCINIT section; )ABCPROC section.Scrollable Areas & Fields
)AREA section; .ZVARS; Scroll indicators; )FIELD section; Primary commands for scrollable fields.Point & Shoot fields
PNTS settings; PNTS section; FIELD parameter; PNTS ZSEL.Field Level Help & Keylists
Field help level; Field help level panel; Specifying value for field-name and help panel-name; Action bar choices; Keylists; )PANEL section; Creating new keylists.
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