Create a New Record or File

You can add a new component to any icon in the left pane of your project through the Workbench. When you do, you will see it listed as a record or file in the right pane when the icon is selected.

  1. Select the appropriate icon in the Workbench left pane.

  1. Do any of the following:

Double click the icon.

Click File>New>Object on the Workbench menu bar.

Press ALT+F+N+O on the keyboard.

Press Ctrl+N on the keyboard.

Result: A new screen or appropriate new dialog box opens when you use any of these methods.

 Tip: If you want to use only the keyboard, you can also press the Arrow Up and/or Arrow Down key to select the icon in the left pane of the Workbench.

More information


Record and file configuration.