File Menu

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File Main Menu

Provides various ancillary functions and support operations for the system.




Login as Different User

You can re-enter the system under an alternative Transaction ID and Password.


Open Navigator Open Navigator

Opens the Navigator window or brings it forward.


Message Box Message Box

The Message Box provides a system for transmitting text messages to other users of the program elsewhere on your network.


Report Destination Report Destination

Reports from the system can be directed to various devices, such as the printer or screen.
See also hierarchical menu Report Destinations Menu


Page Setup Page Setup

To set the default page setup for reports. Individual reports may have specific page setups that apply.


Print Report from Disk Print Report from Disk

Enables you to print a report that was previously sent to the Disk report destination.


Ad Hoc Reports

Installs or removes the Reports menu onto the menu bar and gives you access to the DBMS Ad Hoc Report generator.


Ad Hoc Graphs

To view or design an Ad Hoc Graph of data. This opens the Graphical Analysis window.


Special User Reports

Provides access to any Special User Report that may have been set up in the User Preferences for this terminal.


Run a Workflow Alert Check

Enables you to list or print one of your workflow alert checks. This opens the Workflow Alert Checks Selection window. You must first have set up some checks in the Workflow Alert Checks Maintenance window.

Restart Program

Reinitialises the program and requires that you to re-enter your identification. This function is sometimes called for when you have abandoned activities that cause the system to loose control.


Change Data File

This enables you to select an alternative data file from that currently shown on the background window. For details on datafile access see the Data Files and the Omnis Data Bridge topic.


Preferences Preferences

Preferences and other settings.
See also hierarchical menu Preferences Menu


System Manager System Manager

System Manager functions.
See also hierarchical menu Manager Menu


Advanced Advanced

Advanced functions menu. Many have a serious impact on the data, so great care is needed with these functions.
See also hierarchical menu Advanced Menu



To logoff the data and exit or quit the program entirely.


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