5.13.8 Review/Change a HELP Panel Definition

When option '2=Review/Change definition' is chosen from the 'Maintain Template HELP Panels' Menu a screen similar to the following example is used to review and/or change (if authorized) the HELP panel definition:


 [email protected]             Review/Change HELP Panel        


 Template         : CONIF      Construct an IF / ENDIF program block   


 Use Change key to modify HELP panel definition.          


   HELP panel Identifier  . . . . . . . HELP010                        

   HELP panel description . . . . . . . The IF / ENDIF Construct       

   Display sequence . . . . . . . . . . 100.00                   





 Fnn=Help  Fnn=Exit  Fnn=Cancel  Fnn=Messages          



Working from the 'Review/Change definition' display it is possible to:

The following input options apply to changing a HELP panel's definition:


Mandatory. Specifies the title of the HELP panel when it is displayed to a user. It is recommended that upper and lower case characters are used and that the value is centered in the space available. This ensures the best aesthetic effect when it is displayed to a user of the HELP panel.

Display Sequence

Mandatory, but always prefilled to <highest sequence number + 100>. This sequence number determines the sequence that HELP panels will be displayed to a user when they elect to 'walk through' all the HELP panels available for an application template.