There are a number of techniques that enable you to navigate around the data file.
Micro Focus Data File Tools window, click
File > Open > File, or click
Open dialog box appears.
Navigate to the required data file, then click
Open Data File dialog box appears.
If you are applying a record layout, click
Browse to the right of the
Structure File (optional) field, then use the
Open dialog box to navigate to and select the structure (.str) file that contains the layout.
Open Shared (to open the file in read-only mode) or
Open Exclusive (to open the file in edit mode).
The file is displayed on its own tab in the main window.
You can navigate through the records using one of the following techniques:
To move through the records, use the cursor keys.
To move forwards or back a page, click
Note: Each page contains a maximum of 100 records, configurable from the Preferences dialog box.
Last to jump to the first or last page of records.
To jump directly to a particular record, click
(Go to) then enter the record number in the Record Number field and click
OK; alternatively, click the record in the Data File pane.
Note: If you enter a record number that exceeds the number of records in the file, you are taken to the last record in the file.