In Developer Studio, you can identify a data source, as well as perform the same functions as the USE command.
The Use tool opens. For details on the Use dialog box, see USE Dialog Box.
The USE dialog box has the following fields/options:
Provides the following actions:
Clears all entries or replaces the current list of USE data sources with those in the list box.
Adds data sources to the current Use directory.
Changes one or more data source assignments in the current USE directory.
Displays the name of the data source, including the drive letter and complete path where applicable. All current file names appear in the box. Click the Browse button to open a dialog box and select the file.
Displays the name of the Master File that is used to read the data source.
Identifies the database server on which the data source resides.
Creates a data source to the current USE directory.
Specifies read-only access to the selected data source.
Closes the USE tool.
Closes the USE dialog box without saving the USE settings.
Displays the USE command in code, and specifies any errors.
Adds a new data source to the current USE directory.
Removes the selected definition from the USE directory.