The Document Explorer application allows users to efficiently search and retrieve indexed items from their database using limited information. The documents types available to a user are dependant upon user permissions. The application window is divided into two main areas: the search section and the results section
Search Section - Enter Index Search Data
The leftmost portion of the screen is concerned with the entry of search parameters.
Results Section - Files
The rightmost portion of the screen is concerned with the items retrievied as the
result of a search.
Manipultion of cases, their index data and search methods can be undertaken via
menu options or the Toolbar.
The applications main menubar contains eight menus File, Item, Font, View, Searches,
Archive, About and Exit.
The file menu allows for the maintenance of search queries.
The item menu provides functions that can be performed on a case item.
The font menu allows the user to alter the display font for both the search and
The view menu allows the user to select various display options.
The searches menu allows the user to alter the method of searching.
The archive option allows the user to archive cases.
The about menu provides a sub window containing product name and version for this
The toolbar may be optionally viewed via the View Menu.