SHADOW primary command

The SHADOW primary command hides or shows shadow lines. A shadow line is a line that represent a group of records that are not-selected, suppressed, or have been excluded by the EXCLUDE command.

For a description of not-selected and suppressed records, see Filtering record display using templates.

For information about using the EXCLUDE command, see EXCLUDE/XX primary command.

Syntax

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                                .-TEMP-.   
>>-SHADOW--+-ALL----+--+-ON--+--+------+-----------------------><
           |    (1) |  '-OFF-'  '-PERM-'   
           +-EX-----+                      
           |   (1)  |                      
           +-X------+                      
           +-NOT----+                      
           '-SUP----'                      

Notes:
  1. Edit only
ALL
Show or hide all types of shadow lines.
EX
Show or hide shadow lines for “excluded” records.
NOT
Where supported, show or hide not-selected records shadow lines.
OFF
Hide the specified types of shadow lines.
ON
Show the specified types of shadow lines.
PERM
The shadow setting is saved in your user profile, and applies to this and future Z Data Tools sessions until changed. Issuing the command changes the equivalent Show shadow lines… settings on the Editor Options (option 0.8) panel.
SUP
Where supported, show or hide suppressed records shadow lines.
TEMP
Shadow setting applies to the current Edit session only. This is the default.
X
Same as EX.