3.1. Open a Dialog Box Template

  1. Do one of the following.

Click File>Open on the Dialog Editor menu bar.

Press Ctrl+O on the keyboard.

A message opens asking if you want to save the template for the current dialog box.

Do one of the following.

Click Yes.

The current dialog box template code is inserted into the Program Editor script.

Click No.

The Open Dialog File dialog box opens after either selection.

  1. Select the file containing the dialog box template that you want to edit.

  2. Click Open.

Result: The Dialog Editor creates a dialog box from the statements in the template and displays it in the application window.

Note: If there are any errors in the statements that describe the dialog box, the Dialog Translation Errors dialog box will open when you attempt to load the file into Dialog Editor. This dialog box shows the lines of code containing the errors and provides a brief description of the nature of each error.

More information

5.1. Paste an existing dialog box into the Dialog Editor.

3. Edit a custom dialog box.