Adding Control Templates

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When starting with a new procedure, to add a Control template:

1.

In the Window Designer or Report Designer, add a Control template by clicking on the template in the Controls Template Pad, and dragging it to the window or report location.

The formatter places one or more controls (the type of controls depend on the Control template) in the window or report.

2.

RIGHT-CLICK on the control, then choose Actions from the popup menu to access the Control template prompts.

These prompts define and customize its functionality.

3.

Set the control's appearance, location, and other functionality.in the Properties Pad dialog

Once a Control template is added to a procedure, a "delta (triangle) icon appears next to the Extensions button in the Application Tree. You can access the Control template prompt with this button.