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ALERT - display a user configurable dialog box with notification

Syntax:
ALERT /prompt/ [EDITfield [/val/]] [TITLE /title/] [OK|OKCANCEL|YESNO|YESNOCANCEL] [DEFBUTTON n]

Description:
The ALERT command is identical to the DIALOG command except that if SET BEEP is on, a beep is played.

On exit from the ALERT command, the following Rexx variables are set:

ALERT.0 - 2
ALERT.1 - value of 'EDITfield'
ALERT.2 - button selected as specified in the call to the command.

The colours for the alert box are the same as for a dialog box, except the prompt area which uses the colour set by SET COLOR ALERT.

Compatibility:
XEDIT: N/A
KEDIT: Compatible. Does not support bitmap icons or font options.

See Also:
POPUP, DIALOG, READV, SET COLOR

Status:
Complete.


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Generated on: 26 Jan 2015

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