FREE primary command

In Browse, View, and Edit, the FREE command removes any scrolling lock on one or more fields. If a field has a scrolling lock, the field remains in a fixed position on the display in TABL display format when you scroll to the left or right. You can set scrolling locks with the HOLD editor primary command or by using the H prefix command in the template editor.


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A single field reference (for example, #1), a range (for example, #2-#5), or a list of single field references/ranges separated by spaces (for example, #1 #4 #6-#7). A single field specification is #n; n is a positive integer and cannot exceed the number of fields in the template being processed.
The name of a field in the template, which is optionally preceded by the pound symbol (#). Use #ALL and #RESET to avoid any syntactical ambiguity with command keywords.
Removes all scrolling locks.
Removes all scrolling locks.


The FREE command is available on most editor panels. In particular, to allow you to modify how the data is displayed, it can be used in the following panels: