Reference Manual

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  • 07/23/2021
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Notational Conventions

This documentation uses the following conventions:
THIS TYPE
Indicates statements, data types, directives, and other language keywords. Examples of statement keywords are WRITE, INTEGER, DO, and OPEN.
this type
Indicates command-line or option arguments
, new terms, or emphasized text. Most new terms are defined in the Glossary
.
This type
Indicates a code example.
This type
Indicates what you type as input.
This type
Indicates menu names, menu items, button names, dialog window names, and other user-interface items.
File > Open
Menu names and menu items joined by a greater than (>) sign indicate a sequence of actions. For example, "Click
File>Open
" indicates that in the
File
menu, click
Open
to perform this action.
{value | value}
Indicates a choice of items or values. You can usually only choose one of the values in the braces.
[
item
]
Indicates items that are optional.
Brackets are also used in code examples to show arrays.
item
[,
item
]...
Indicates that the item preceding the ellipsis (three dots) can be repeated.
In some code examples, a horizontal ellipsis means that not all of the statements are shown.
Windows* OS
Windows operating system
These terms refer to all supported Windows* operating systems.
compiler option
This term refers to Windows* OS options that can be used on the compiler command line.

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