Design Operations

When an application is open in design mode, several design operations may be applied to any application window. These operations are

Edit

The attributes of the application component can be modified. For example, in a report window you can change the selection criteria for data processed by the report.

Paint

The various user interfaces of the application component can be painted using the Screen Painter.

Edit Program(s)

You can edit the generated code.

Compile/Uncompile

You can COMPILE or UNCOMPILE the generated programs.

Delete

You can delete the application component. This operation destroys any Zim objects that were generated when the component was created.