Cycle Through Display Modes

Visual SlickEdit® - Slick-C Macro - Royalty Free - 2005.01.01 17:15
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Cycle Through Display Modes.


This function cycles through the view states for the current edit window.

  • If in EDIT view select HEX view.

  • If in HEX view select LINE_HEX view.

  • If in LINE_HEX view select EDIT view.

If you assign this function to a button you can then use that single button to quickly select the display mode for the current buffer.


tlaViewCycle( )

Input Parameters


Return Codes


Value Message
n/a tlaViewCycle: Unknown view state.


This function calls tlaError.


Current version verified under:

  • Visual SlickEdit 8.0


Perform the following steps:

  • Select the Code button on this page.
  • When the second window opens, select all the text in the text box.
  • Issue Ctl-C (copy).
  • Create a file in Visual SlickEdit with type Slick-C and extension ".e".
  • Issue Ctl-V (paste).
  • Issue Ctl-S (save).
  • Select PFK-12 to compile the macros.


tlaSlick is a Visual Slick-C module that contains all of the Slick-C macros on this website in a single easy to install package. The tlaSlick module can be purchased by selecting the Buy button on this page.

tlaViewCycle is included as a function in tlaSlick.

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