Running a Procedure From the Editor
You can run a procedure from the Text Editor. You also
can run executable procedure components (such as Defines and Joins)
by placing the cursor within the specific section of code or by
highlighting all code applying to each component. The results of
a report or graph are displayed in the browser. For other types
of components, results simply take effect (for example, virtual
fields and fields from the joined data sources will be available
for selection in the Fields windows).
Procedure: How to Run a Full Procedure as Code
the procedure in the Text Editor.
the procedure using any of the following methods.
- Select Run from
the File menu.
- Click the Run icon
on the toolbar.
- Press the F5 shortcut
The results appear in the browser.
Procedure: How to Run a Procedure Component as Code
the procedure, right-click it, and select Edit Text from
the pop-up menu.
the cursor within or highlight the specific text you wish to run.
and select Run tool (where the tool corresponds
to the type of code you have selected, for example, Report, Define,
Join, Set, and so on).
Procedure: How to Run Several Components From the Text Editor
a procedure in the Text Editor or Other component.
the code to be run.
and select Run.