Find out how to access and use the Macro window in Connexion client.
Purpose of the Macro window
- Create a new macro book.
- Create or edit a macro.
- Delete a macro.
- Run or record a macro.
- Open a macro organizer to work with macros and macro books.
Caution: You can use the macro organizer for duplicating and moving shorter macros to prevent the loss of data. However, if you want to duplicate or move lengthy macros, a safer technique is to copy and paste directly from one macro to another using the macro editor.
Access the Macro window
- Navigate to Tools > Macros > Manage or press <Ctrl><Alt><Shift><G>.
- Use the features of this window, as described in the table below to do the tasks listed above.
- When finished, click OK.
See more about how to use Connexion client macros.
Macro window: Features and buttons
|Feature||How to use|
|Description display||For a selected macro, displays the description you assigned when you created it.|
|Button name||Click the button to...|
|New Book||Create a new macro book.|
|New Macro||Create a new macro in the selected macro book.|
|Edit||Open the OCLC Connexion Macro Editor and Debugger window to edit the selected macro. You can edit an existing macro or create a new macro.|
|Delete||Delete the selected macro.|
|Organizer||Open the Macro Organizer window to work with macros and macro books.|
|Run||Run the selected macro.|
|Record||Record a macro. Opens the Record a New Macro window.
|OK||Click to close the window.|
|Cancel||Click to close the window without saving any changes.|
Note: Keystroke shortcut <F1>, normally an alternative to the Help button to open a window-specific Help topic, is inoperable for the client macro windows.