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RELEASE WINDOWS Command
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RELEASE WINDOWS Command

Visual Studio .NET 2003

Removes user-defined windows or Visual FoxPro system windows from memory.

RELEASE WINDOWS [WindowNameList]

Parameters

WindowNameList
Specifies the windows released from memory. WindowNameList can include both user-defined windows and Visual FoxPro system windows. Separate the window names with commas.

If WindowNameList isn't included, the active user-defined window is released.

RELEASE WINDOWS can be used to remove Visual FoxPro system windows from the main Visual FoxPro window from or a parent, user-defined window.

The following list includes system windows that can be released from the main Visual FoxPro window or from a parent window.

  • Command
  • Data Session (use RELEASE WINDOW "View")
  • Debug
  • Debug Output
  • Document View
  • Locals
  • Trace
  • Watch
  • View

To release a system window and/or a toolbar (in Visual FoxPro), enclose the entire system window or toolbar name in quotation marks. For example, to release the Report Controls toolbar in Visual FoxPro, issue the following command:

RELEASE WINDOW "Report Controls"

Use ACTIVATE WINDOW to place a system window in the main Visual FoxPro window or in a user-defined window.

See Also

ACTIVATE WINDOW | DEFINE WINDOW

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