SET( ) Function

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Returns the status of various SET commands.

SET(cSETCommand [, 1 | cExpression | 2 | 3 | 4])

Parameters

cSETCommand


Specifies a character expression of the SET command for which you want to return information. The current setting of the specified command is returned as a character or numeric string.
1 | cExpression| 2 | 3 | 4


Specifies additional information to return about a SET command. The values 1 and cExpression are identical; cExpression can be any expression that evaluates to a character type value.
Note:
Including an argument does not return additional information for all SET commands, only those specifying values of 1, 2, 3, or 4 in the following table.

SET command Value returned

ALTERNATE

ON or OFF

ALTERNATE, 1

FileName

BELL, 1

cWAVFileName

CARRY

ON or OFF

CENTURY

ON or OFF

CENTURY, 1

nCentury

CENTURY, 2

ROLLOVER nYear

CENTURY, 3

System Regional Calendar setting

CLOCK

ON or OFF

CLOCK, 1

nRow and nColumn

COMPATIBLE

ON or OFF

COMPATIBLE, 1

PROMPT or NOPROMPT

COVERAGE, 1

FileName

CURRENCY

LEFT or RIGHT

CURRENCY, 1

cCurrencySymbol

DATE

AMERICAN, ANSI, BRITISH/FRENCH, GERMAN, ITALIAN, JAPAN, USA, MDY, DMY, or YMD

DATE, 1

Date Ordering:0 – MDY1 – DMY2 – YMD

DELIMITERS

ON or OFF

DELIMITERS, 1

cDelimiters

EVENTTRACKING

ON or OFF

EVENTTRACKING, 1

FileName

FIELDS

ON or OFF

FIELDS, 1

FieldName1, FieldName2, ...

FIELDS, 2

LOCAL or GLOBAL

HELP

ON or OFF

HELP, 1

cFileName

HELP, 2

cCollectionURL

HELP, 3

SYSTEM

KEY

eExpression2, eExpression3

KEY, 1

eExpression2

KEY, 2

eExpression3

MESSAGE

nRow

MESSAGE, 1

cMessageText

MOUSE

ON or OFF

MOUSE, 1

nSensitivity

NOTIFY

ON or OFF

NOTIFY, 1

ON or OFF

ORDER

TAG TagName OF CDXFileName, IDXFileName, or blank

PRINTER

ON or OFF

PRINTER, 1

FileName or PortName

PRINTER, 2

Default Windows printer name

PRINTER, 3

Default Visual FoxPro printer name(specified in the Visual FoxPro Print or Print Setup dialog boxes)

REFRESH

nSeconds1

REFRESH, 1

nseconds2

REPROCESS

Current session setting

REPROCESS, 1

System session setting

REPROCESS, 2

Current session setting type

0 is returned if REPROCESS is set to attempts.

1 is returned if REPROCESS is set to seconds.

REPROCESS, 3

System session setting type

0 is returned if REPROCESS is set to attempts.

1 is returned if REPROCESS is set to seconds.

RESOURCE

ON or OFF

RESOURCE, 1

FileName

TALK

ON or OFF

TALK, 1

WINDOW, NOWINDOW or WindowName

TEXTMERGE

ON or OFF

TEXTMERGE, 1

cLeftDelimiter and cRightDelimiter

TEXTMERGE, 2

cFileName

TEXTMERGE, 3

SHOW/NOSHOW

TEXTMERGE, 4

Evaluate source of TEXT ... ENDTEXT call and return TEXTMERGE nesting level.

TOPIC

cHelpTopicName | lExpression

TOPIC, 1

NContextID

Return Value

Character or Numeric data type. SET( ) returns the value of a SET command.

Remarks

SET(В ) recognizes the four-character abbreviation for all Visual FoxPro SET keywords, with the exception of HELPFILTER, which can be abbreviated to five characters. For example, you can use STAT and PRIN for SET STATUS and SET PRINTER, respectively.

The SET(В ) function is identical to SYS(2001).

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