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your Robelle Tools
Excluding Lines From
Qedit Visual Mode Display
By Bob Green
may have stopped taking orders for the HP 3000, but there are still
thousands of MPE systems in production and Robelle continues to
aggressively update our software products for the platform.
2003 (Qedit version 5.4.10) we added the XX indicators to Visual
Mode. They mark lines that you do not want displayed in full screen
mode. This new feature makes it possible to display the data
declarations and the code that work on them at the same time. For
You can see in
Figure 1 above that the excluded block of text is replaced with a
Excluded Area - 7/18.6
area setting is saved in the workfile, so its preserved across
To reset the
excluded area and see the original lines again, type .xx on the
Homeline and press Enter or F7. You can also define the excluded area
using Set Visual XX (and confirm it with Verify Visual).
Excluded Area line must not be removed, altered or used in any way.
This also means that you can not enter any indicators in the
cut-and-paste area. An excluded area can not be included in any other
block operation such as ZZ, CC, MM or another XX.
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