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 +====== Conditional Text and Overlays ======
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 +You may specify up to 9,999 blocks of text or macros that are included in the
 +output stream. Optionally, you may specify conditions in the input spool text
 +that if true enable the output.
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 +<​html><​pre>​
 + ​5/​11/​07 ​                    iDocs Form Suite                        FM0466S2  ​
 +12:​21:​50 ​             Conditional Text and Overlays ​                 QSECOFR ​  
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 +Form: DEMOINV ​           Text Block Name: BLOCKONE ​   First Block of Cond. Txt.
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 +Type information,​ press enter. ​                                                
 +                                                                               
 +Conditions => Row:   ​1 ​  From Column: ​  ​1 ​ To Column: ​ 10   ​Equal:​ GL100       
 +Font(?​): ​  CG Times 12pt Regular ​     Text =>  Xloc: 300  Yloc: 300  RelY: 50  ​
 +Macro Name(?​): ​                      Macro =>  Xloc:      Yloc:                ​
 +*************************************TEXT************************************* ​
 +iDocs permits the conditional inclusion ​                                       ​
 +of text in the document. ​                                                      
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 + ​F3=Exit ​  ​F10=Update ​  ​F12=Previous ​                                          
 +</​pre></​html>​
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 +  * **Text Block Name**: Enter a name for the block. Do not use embedded blanks. Enter also a description,​ which may contain embedded blanks.
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 +<​html><​br/></​html>​
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 +  * **Conditions Row**: Row in the input spool file to test for the conditional value. You need not specify a test, in which case the text or macro will be included in the output stream for each page.
 +  * **From Column**: Starting column in the input spool file to look for text to test.
 +  * **To Column**: Ending colum in the input spool file.
 +  * **Equal**: Text to test for in the input spool file. This can include blanks. So for example to test row 1, columns 1 through 5 for blanks is a valid test.
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 +<​html><​br/></​html>​
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 +  * **Font**: Select a font by prompting with a ?. This font is used for any specified text. If you do not specify a font any text in this block uses the default font.
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 +<​html><​br/></​html>​
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 +  * **Xloc**: X location in pixels, 300 pixels / inch, of the starting position of the pcl cursor before the text is included.
 +  * **Yloc**: Y location in pixels, 300 pixels / inch, of the starting position of the pcl cursor.
 +  * **RelY**: For text with more than 1 line, number of pixels, 300 pixels / inch, to advance the Y value of the pcl cursor when starting a new text line. 50 is a frequently used value.
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 +<​html><​br/></​html>​
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 +  * **Macro Name**: If you prompt and specify a macro name, this macro will be included if the conditional test is true or there is no conditional test.
 +  * **Xloc**: Starting X value of the pcl cursor, 300 pixels / inch, before the macro is started.
 +  * **Yloc**: Starting Y value of the pcl cursor, 300 pixels / inch, before the macro is started. ​             ​
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 +<​html><​br/></​html>​
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 +  * **Text**: Type any text to be include at the above specified location in the above specified font if the above specified test is true.
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 +<​html><​br/></​html>​
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 +  * **F10=Update**:​ Save the new or changed block by pressing F10.
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 +<​html><​br/></​html>​
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 +<​html>&#​091;</​html>​[[start | Up To Index ]]<​html>&#​093;</​html>​
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