|SAS Companion for the OS/2 Environment
You can substitute your own logo screen and icons in place of those that are
provided by the SAS System.
Note: These procedures require that you create resources
for and build your own dynamic link libraries (DLLs). For more information
about creating DLLs, see the OS/2 software development kit.
To display your own logo when the SAS System starts
Your logo will display when you start the SAS
- Create the
logo that you want to display and save
it either as a bitmap (which has a .BMP file extension), or compile it as
resource and build it into a DLL.
- When you invoke SAS, specify the -SPLASHLOC
option with the full pathname of the file that contains your bitmap. If the
bitmap is in a DLL, be sure to specify the resource number as well. The default
resource number is 1. For more information about the SPLASHLOC system option,
To use your own icons with your SAS/AF application
- Use the USERICON system option when you start
the SAS System to specify the resource file that contains the icons that you
want to include. You must use the OS/2 software
development tool to compile the resource file. For more information about
the USERICON system option, see
- Use SAS/AF software to create a FRAME
- On the FRAME entry, select Make
from the pop-up menu. (Alternatively, you can create a region and then select Fill from the pop-up menu.)
Icon from the
- From the Icon Attributes dialog box, select Current Icon.
to display the icons in your resource file.
- From the Select an Icon dialog box, select the
icon that you want to use. If there are more icons than will fit in the window,
use the scrollbars to see the rest of the icons.
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