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image\rwnprg32.gif TerminalClass property



object.TerminalClass = Value

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In Reflection for HP, this property returns (first syntax line) or specifies (second syntax line) which class of terminals Reflection is to emulate: the Hewlett-Packard 2392A-700/xx series (covered by the rcHP value) or the Digital Equipment Corporation VT 100-200 series (covered by the rcDEC value). When you change this value to rcDEC, you change to VT emulation in Reflection. Conversely, when you change this value to rcHP, you switch out of VT emulation.

In Reflection for UNIX and OpenVMS and Reflection for ReGIS Graphics, rcDEC is the only possible value for this property, which is included in these products only for compatibility and convenience.


The default value in Reflection for HP is rcHP. The only value in Reflection for UNIX and OpenVMS and Reflection for ReGIS Graphics is rcDEC.

rcHP Configures Reflection to emulate a Hewlett-Packard 2392A-700/xx series terminal.

rcDEC Configures Reflection to emulate a Digital Equipment Corporation VT100-200-300-400 series terminal.



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