Getting Operator Inputs

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Getting Input from the Tool operator

There are several ways to get communicate with the tool operator, and to get and use answers from them.

The simplest..the PAUSE commands

A PAUSE command, without a time value after it or a comment before it, will display a "Continue" box like this.

Image:BY_JustPause.jpg

If the PAUSE command follows a comment, that comment will appear in a message box. The only options the operator has, though, is OK to continue or CANCEL to end the file. If you had these lines in your file:

'Start cutting now? PAUSE


This box would appear on the screen:

Image:BY pauseComment.jpg


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