RELEASE WINDOWS Command
Removes user-defined windows or Visual FoxPro system windows from memory.
RELEASE WINDOWS [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.
- Data Session (use RELEASE WINDOW "View")
- Debug Output
- Document 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.