Group Settings / Defaults / SET
SET ALTERNATE
Writes screen output to a text file.
SET ALTERNATE TO [<cFileName> [ADDITIVE] ] SET ALTERNATE on | OFF | <lToggle>
SET BELL
Turns automatic warning tone for data input on or off.
SET BELL on | OFF | <lToggle>
SET CENTURY
Sets whether display of years in date values will contain two or four digits.
SET CENTURY on | OFF | <lToggle>
SET CHARSET
Selects the default character set
SET CHARSET TO ansi | OEM
SET COLLATION
Selects a collation table for characters.
SET COLLATION TO [ ASCII | DIN | SYSTEM | AMERICAN | BRITISH | DANISH | DUTCH | FINNISH | FRENCH | GERMAN | GREEK437 | GREEK851 | ICELANDIC850 | ICELANDIC861 | ITALIAN | NORWEGIAN | PORTUGUESE | SPANISH | SWEDISH ]
SET COLOR
Defines the default screen colors.
SET COLOR | COLOUR TO [ [ <standard>] [,<enhanced>] [,<border>] [,<background>] [,<unselected>] ] // or character expression in parentheses: SET COLOR | COLOUR TO ( <cColor> )
SET CONFIRM
Determines how GET input ends when the last position in the edit buffer is filled.
SET CONFIRM on | OFF | <lToggle>
SET CONSOLE
Turns off or reactivates screen display.
SET CONSOLE ON | off | <lToggle>
SET CURSOR
Turns screen cursor on or off.
SET CURSOR ON | off | <lToggle>
SET DATE
Defines the date format for input and output.
SET DATE FORMAT [TO] <cDateFormat> SET DATE [TO] SYSTEM | american | ansi | british | french | german | italian | japan | usa
SET DECIMALS
Defines the number of decimal places used in the display of numbers.
SET DECIMALS TO [<nDecimals>]
SET DEFAULT
Specifies the default drive and path for an Xbase++ application.
SET DEFAULT TO [<cPath>]
SET DELETED
Sets whether records with deletion flags will be visible.
SET DELETED on | OFF | <lToggle>
SET DELIMITERS
Sets the delimiting characters for GET entry fields and/or whether they are displayed.
SET DELIMITERS on | OFF | <lToggle> SET DELIMITERS TO [<cDelimiter> | DEFAULT]
SET DEVICE
Specifies the output device for output performed using @...SAY.
SET DEVICE TO SCREEN | printer
SET EPOCH
Determines how date values without century digits will be interpreted.
SET EPOCH TO <nYear>
SET ESCAPE
Activates or deactivates the Esc key as an exit key for READ.
SET ESCAPE ON | off | <lToggle>
SET EXACT
Sets whether comparison of character strings will be exact.
SET EXACT on | OFF | <lToggle>
SET EXCLUSIVE
Determines whether files are opened as SHARED or EXCLUSIVE by default.
SET EXCLUSIVE on | OFF | <lToggle>
SET FILTER
Specifies or removes a filter condition for a work area.
SET FILTER TO [<lFilter>] [IN <nWorkArea> | <cAlias> ]
SET FIXED
Defines whether a fixed number of decimal places are used when displaying numeric values.
SET FIXED on | OFF | <lToggle>
SET HASH
Sets the default hash algorithm.
SET HASH TO SHA1|sha2|sha3|md5
SET INTENSITY
Determines whether highlight color is used for input with GET and PROMPT.
SET INTENSITY ON | off | <lToggle>
SET LEXICAL
Activates or deactivates lexical rules in the comparison of character strings.
SET LEXICAL on | OFF | <lToggle>
SET MARGIN
Sets the width of the left margin for printed output.
SET MARGIN TO [<nMargin>]
SET MESSAGE
Specifies the screen row for @...PROMPT messages.
SET MESSAGE TO [<nRow> [CENTER | CENTRE]]
SET NULLVALUE
Enables/Disables NULL/NIL values for fields
SET NULLVALUE ON | off | <lToggle>
SET OPTIMIZE
Enables/Disables expression optimizer of database-kernel
SET OPTIMIZE ON | off | <lToggle>
SET PATH
Specifies the list of directories to search when opening files.
SET PATH TO [<cPath>]
SET PRINTER
Sends screen output to the printer.
SET PRINTER on | OFF | <lToggle> SET PRINTER TO [<cDevice> | <cFileName> [ADDITIVE] ] SET PRINTER TO OBJECT <oXbpPrinter> BScope:!EF process wide
SET RUSHMORE
Enables/Disables Rushmore optimizer
SET RUSHMORE ON | off | <lToggle>
SET SCOREBOARD
Sets whether messages from READ and MemoEdit() are displayed.
SET SCOREBOARD on | OFF | <lToggle>
SET SMARTFILTER
Enables/Disables smart filtering.
SET SMARTFILTER ON | off | <lToggle>
SET SOFTSEEK
Sets whether searches with the command SEEK will be "relative".
SET SOFTSEEK on | OFF | <lToggle>
SET TIME
Sets the display format for the system time
SET TIME TO HH:MM:SS | hh:MM:SS | hh:MM:SSTT | SYSTEM
SET TYPEAHEAD
Sets the size of the keyboard buffer (or more exactly: the event queue).
SET TYPEAHEAD TO <nMaxEvents>
SET UNIQUE
Sets whether an index may contain multiple records with the same key value.
SET UNIQUE on | OFF | <lToggle>
SET WRAP
Sets whether wrapping of the highlight occurs in menus.
SET WRAP on | OFF | <lToggle>
Set()
Changes and/or reads a system setting.
Set( <nDefine>, [<xNewSetting>], [<lAdditive>] ) --> xOldSetting
SetColor()
Reads or sets current color setting for the text mode.
SetColor( [<cColor>] ) --> cColor
SetCursor()
Determines the shape of the cursor on the screen.
SetCursor( [<nCursorShape>] ) --> nCurrentShape
SetLexRule()
Defines or returns lexical rules for the comparison of one or more characters.
SetLexRule( <aLexRule> ) --> aOldRule or SetLexRule( [<aMultipleRules>] ) --> aCollationTable