Use this option to search for a particular descriptor. Once this option is
selected, respond to the following prompts:
ENTER SEARCH DIRECTION: (U/D/A/R)
searches upward from current cursor position to the top of the expander
searches downward from current cursor position to the bottom of the
expander descriptor list.
searches from the top to the bottom of the expander descriptor list.
searches for the next occurrence of the string previously entered when
there is more than one occurrence of the same string
is displayed above the previous
STRING TO SEARCH
to both prompts.
Use this option to save
inside of the computer.
TO DISK is performed.
C. COPY LINE
changes and additions made to the exrpander list located
The information is not permanently-saved until a SAVE
Once this option is selected, give the line number to copy from to the line where
the cursor is presently located.
option to go to a particular line number. Once this option is selected,
which line number to find.
option to go to the next available blank line in the expander list.
F. REPEAT LINE
Use this option to repeat the line on which the cursor is presently located to
the following line.
Use this option to perform the input portion of a merge operation. An input
merge operation takes data that has previously been output to a disk (see
Diskette Merge, page 2-98) and places it into the current database. See Appendix
G for more details.
After selecting <f4> from
Option, page 2-23, the BGU
Figure 2-7 in SOI Main Menu, and Figure 2-8, Input
displays the screen shown in Figure 2-38.