Object Properties

Restriction: This topic applies only when the AppMaster Builder AddPack has been installed, and applies only to Windows platforms.

You can specify properties for an entire application, or for most individual objects. Some of these properties augment your AppMaster Builder properties, and some override them.

Application Properties
Here you set options specific to the application, such as the user interface and database it uses.

You can also optionally specify or create an Enterprise Developer COBOL project, other than the COBOL project specified in AppMaster Builder preferences, in which to compile generated AMB code.

For information on each property setting, see the Application - Resource and AppMaster Builder reference topics.

Program Properties
Here you set the type of program, and program coding and output options specific to the program. See the Program - Resource reference topic for information on each setting.
Screen Properties
Specify the type of screen - Input, Output, or InputOutput.
Data Structure Properties
Specifiy a program location for the data structure - Linkage, Commarea, or Working-Storage.
User Rule Properties
Specify a program location in which to insert the user rule. You can choose from several pre-defined locations.