Subject Re: Follow Record to New Position
From Michael Lind <>
Date Tue, 15 Nov 2022 07:51:37 -0600
Newsgroups dbase.getting-started

On 11/15/2022 7:12 AM, Ken Mayer wrote:
> On 11/14/2022 11:11 PM, Michael Lind wrote:
>> Hi all.  There was a menu item in good old dBaseIV "Follow Record To
>> New Position" which, when turned off left the cursor on in the
>> position I was at instead of taking it to the new indexed location
>> when the indexed field value is changed.  I can't find anything in
>> 2019 which does the same.  Is there something I can set from the
>> command window to turn off follow?
> I don't believe such a thing exists in the current version of dBASE, and
> hasn't been since moving to Windows ... once the record meets the index
> conditions, the index is automatically updated and the record is
> rearranged to match.
> Ken
Well that's unfortunate.  Thank you Ken!