1.7 Messages and the Help Key

Messages are used extensively throughout the LANSA system. It is worthwhile spending some time understanding exactly how they are displayed and used.

Details are provided in these topics:

1.7.1 Messages

1.7.2 The HELP Key

1.7.3 Display Second Level Message Text

1.7.4 Display the Online Guide and Search the Dictionary

1.7.5 The Extended HELP Facility

1.7.6 Display User Defined HELP Text