Apple Macintosh Encyclopedia by Gary Phillips

By Gary Phillips

The Apple Macintosh Encyclopedia offers simply obtainable, short and comprehensible details at the themes that you're probably to have questions on. we've got rigorously digested the manuals, books, journal articles, and different details resources for the Macintosh. those, mixed with our personal adventure in utilizing the Macintosh and different own desktops, were built-in into an alphabetical series of brief entries within the kind of an encyclopedia. The target is to supply concise, helpful and easy-to-understand info on a specific subject that's quick available in the event you want it. a lot of the knowledge within the entries isn't inside the manuals supplied with the Macintosh and diverse software program items. for instance, realize the dialogue, lower than WIDTH, of the "deferred" nature of this command while used with a tool identify, the dialogue of the colon (:) in Multiplan for levels, or Saving, issues of. those themes are passed over or inadequately coated within the usual manuals. The Macintosh is the 1st really visible computing device. in accordance with the hugely visible nature of utilizing the Macintosh, now we have supplied over a hundred illustrations. every one exhibits precisely what you will find at the reveal while exploring issues mentioned within the textual content. The Macintosh Encyclopedia opens with a visible consultant to icons, and continues to be hugely visible in orientation through the textual content.

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See Insertion Point, Dialog Box. Block The memory of the Macintosh is divided into blocks that may vary in size. A block is a contiguous range of memory locations in the same heap zone. See Heap. Block Within a logical record, information is stored in units or blocks. Block is also sometimes used to mean a collection of logical records, as in blocked records or blocking factor. Block size is usually expressed in bytes. Block Contents The contents of a block of memory is the data stored there. , whether or not data is present.

For example: CHAIN "PROGX",500 Should PROGX be renumbered using the RENUM command, dine> will not be affected. In this example the old line number 500 would be changed to point to the new "renumbered" line number. ALL specifies that every variable in the current program is to be passed to the chained-to program. If the ALL option is omitted, you must include a COMMON statement in the chaining program to pass variables to the chained-to program. See COMMON. For example: CHAIN "PROGX",500,ALL MERGE brings a section of code, as an overlay, into the Microsoft BASIC program.

The exterior is laminated plastic and plywood, and the interior is foam-lined. It has pockets for the keyboard, the mouse, disks and the power cord. ATS Cases, Inc. In UK: P+ P micro distributors. Carrying Cases See Basket Case, Carrying Case, Mac Bag, MacFreighter, MacPak, Mac Sac, MacSak, MacTote, Scottie MacCase, Totem Pak. CDBL A Microsoft BASIC function which converts any numeric expression to a double-precision number. The format is: = CDBL«x» See Numeric Precisions in Microsoft BASIC Conversions.

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