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  • User Interface Management
    This chapter discusses programs that let you modify the ways users interact with the system through the user interface.
    Lists the UI manager functions that are discussed in this chapter.
    Maintaining Drill Downs and Lookups
    Explains the two types of browses and how to use Drill Down/Lookup Maintenance (36.20.1), how to deal with wildcards in Drill Down/Lookup Maintenance (36.20.1), drilling down on drill downs, and plan for upgrades.
    Creating Access to Other Programs
    Explains how to use User Tool Maintenance (36.20.4) to specify programs that can be run from other programs.
    Setting Up Menu Substitutions
    Explains how to use Menu Substitution Maintenance (36.20.6).
    Creating Browses
    Explains how to use Browse Maintenance (36.20.13).
    Creating Views
    Describes the functions of different views and uses details on using Progress syntax, join types, and View Maintenance (36.20.18).
    The UI: Manager Functions menu provides several programs that let you customize various aspects of the user interface. For example, you can use these programs to design a view, incorporate it into a browse, then attach the new browse to a field.
    UI: Manager Functions Programs lists the user interface manager functions that are described in this chapter.

    UI: Manager Functions Programs
    Menu Label
    Drill Down/Lookup Maintenance
    User Tool Maintenance
    Menu Substitution Maintenance
    Browse Maintenance
    View Maintenance
    This menu also contains programs that are not described in this chapter. If you are using QAD Desktop, additional programs support customizing this interface (36.20.10).
    See User Guide: QAD Desktop for details.