Processing in Overview

Form maintenance offers three processing options:

Create/change

Change a form that already exists or create a new one.

Display

Display a specific form.

Catalog

Display all available forms.

 

To create a form,

  1. Enter the form name and fill in the header information.
  2. Define any paragraph formats and character formats that you need for the form.
  3. Define page formats for the form.
  4. Define the windows you want to position on the pages.
  5. Define text elements in windows. These are the default texts and the texts selected by the program that can be printed in windows.
  6. Specify how the windows are to be placed on the pages by defining page windows.

For additional information relating to page windows, see Using Text Elements in Page Windows and Defining Main Windows in Page Windows.