In this tutorial, you will learn how to create a program (.prg) file in Visual FoxPro.
The method of creating a program (.prg) file is the same in all versions of Foxpro. Give the following command in the Visual FoxPro command window:
Command to Create Program (.prg) File in Visual FoxPro
MODIFY COMMAND myprog
or in short form:
MODI COMM myprog
In this case, a file myprog.prg will create and will open in the editor. There you can write your program. The following is an example of the .prg file in Visual FoxPro:
Visual FoxPro Program File Example
In the following program, it will set the settings for Visual FoxPro environment and will call a Form named “mmenu”.
CLEAR CLOSE ALL SET SYSMENU TO DEFAULT SET STATUS BAR OFF SET HOURS TO 24 *SET STATUS BAR ON *SET SYSMENU OFF SET EXCLUSIVE OFF SET AUTOSAVE ON SET REFRESH TO 5 SET EXACT ON SET SAFE OFF SET TALK OFF SET DELETED ON SET RESOURCE OFF ** SET REPROCESS TO AUTOMATIC SET REPROCESS TO 5 SET CENTURY ON SET DATE british MODIFY WINDOW SCREEN TITLE "Hotel Management" ICON FILE ".\handshak.ico" _SCREEN.WINDOWSTATE = 2 CLOSE DATA DO FORM mmenu CLOSE DATA SET SYSMENU ON SET SYSMENU TO DEFA ON ERRO CLEAR RETURN