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Deletion And Replacement of Templates Using ORS.EXE

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000120743D
Original Publication Date: 1991-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Apr-02
Document File: 1 page(s) / 42K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Bell, LK: AUTHOR [+4]

Abstract

This article describes a method for an OfficeVision*/2 (OV/2) users to replace or delete OV/2 templates using the OV/2 Batch Registration Utility, ORS.EXE. There needs to be a way to replace or delete OV/2 templates from the New Icons Folder while OV/2 is not running or OV/2 is running and the New Icons Folder is closed.

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Deletion And Replacement of Templates Using ORS.EXE

      This article describes a method for an OfficeVision*/2
(OV/2) users to replace or delete OV/2 templates using the OV/2 Batch
Registration Utility, ORS.EXE.  There needs to be a way to replace or
delete OV/2 templates from the New Icons Folder while OV/2 is not
running or OV/2 is running and the New Icons Folder is closed.

      Registration errors now require the System Administrator to
completely re-register all the items in OV/2.  If deletion and
replacement of templates is allowed, System Administrators can
replace incorrectly registered templates as needed, instead of having
to re-register all OV/2 templates.  This would save a large amount of
time. Allowing the replacement of templates in the New Icons Folder
with the Office Batch Registration Utility, ORS.EXE, will allow easy
correction of OV/2 registration errors.

      OV/2 will allow the user to use ORS.EXE to replace templates in
the New Icons Folder.  ORS.EXE will provide the special parameters
/replace and /delete that will allow the user to replace or delete a
template from the New Icons Folder.  Having the ability to remove
objects in the New Icons Folder would be especially useful to System
Administrators during OV/2 System Installation.  If a mistake was
made in the registration of a derived template, the System
Administrator will simply re-run the OV/2 Batch Registration utility,
ORS.EXE, and remove the original, incorrectly regis...