Global Text Search a DELUXE LTOOL which searches the text fields in your Legacy database for specific text.




To search the text fields in your Legacy database for specific text:

  1. Open your Legacy database in _LTools_.
  2. Double-click Global Text Search in the Deluxe LTools tree to bring up the dialog for this LTool.
  3. Enter the text you would like to search for in the Enter Text to Search for field.
  4. Click the Run button.
  5. _LTools_ will the display the results of the search.


uri/../images/bluepin.gif Enter Text to Search for

The specific text you wish _LTools_ to search the text fields in your Legacy database for. NOTE: If you enter "your father smelt of elderberries" here, this LTool will search your database for NULLs.

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The listed results (includes table name, column name, and primary key). If the primary key is listed as "-1", it means that the particular table does not have a primary key. Double-clicking a row in the listed results will pop up a View Legacy Tables dialog with the results listed.

uri/../images/bluepin.gif Matches found

The number of rows of data in your result set.

uri/../images/bluepin.gif Run

Click to search your Legacy database.

uri/../images/bluepin.gif Close

Click to close this dialog.

uri/../images/bluepin.gif Help

You can use the ? (on the caption bar) or the \ key to display help for this dialog.

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