12.6 SAA/CUA Process Menus

A process menu that uses SAA/CUA as implemented by LANSA will appear like one of these examples:

When "Number" Style Menus Are Specified for the Partition

"Number" style menus are the SAA/CUA recommended style.


 SAATEST               Example SAA/CUA test process                    
                                                                       
 Enter number of function required or place cursor on same line        
                                                                       
 _  1. Display workstation messages                                    
    2. Work with customers                                             
    3. Work with orders                                                
    4. Work with communication links                                   
    5. Display process or function HELP text                           
    6. Return to main system menu                                      
                                                                       
                                                                       
 
 F1=Help  F3=Exit  F12=Cancel  F14=Messages                            
                                                                       

 

 

When "Cursor" Style Menus Are Specified for the Partition


 SAATEST               Example SAA/CUA test process                    
                                                                       
 Place cursor on same line as function required and press enter        
                                                                       
 Display workstation messages                                          
 Work with customers                                                   
 Work with orders                                                      
 Work with communication links                                         
 Display process or function HELP text                                 
 Return to main system menu                                            
                                                                       
                                                                       

 MMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMM
 F1=Help  F3=Exit  F12=Cancel  F14=Messages                            
                                                                       

 

 

Some points to notice about these menus are:

Panel Component

Default Color

Other Attributes on Color Device

Attributes On Mono Device

Identifier

Blue

None

None

Title

Blue

None

None

Date and time

Blue

None

None

Instructions

Green

None

None

Menu choice

Green

None

None

Selected choice

White

None

High intensity

Messages

White

None

High intensity

Function keys

Blue

None

None