The File Compare dialog box appears.
|Compare all records||All records in each file are compared.|
|x records||Only the first x records, starting from the record number specified during file selection, are compared.|
|Ignore padding characters||When selected, do not highlight the current padding character () at the end of a record if a difference has been detected.|
|Stop if difference found||When selected, the comparison halts after the first difference is encountered.|
The records from the two files are display unformatted, side by side; records containing differences are highlighted.