Menus and Menu Options
Menus provide end-users with a number of options. Which menus a user is allowed to access depends upon the authorization granted to the user group to which the user belongs.
Each menu option is a combination of:
In the Windows Designer, menu options are identified as Menu Lines and Menu Pages. A menu page in this case leads to a submenu, a menu line can be used to perform all other actions.
Use of method calls from the menu is supported. As complex window constellations only get to post one single menu (for the main window), execution of menu-triggered method calls is adapted. The basic context is always the main info window (the one that posted the menu), as opposed to method calls that are generated by an event in the window, where the basic context is the class in whose context the method has been defined.
For the Window and Help menu pages, there are a few restrictions: