Explode Symbol (ExpSym)
Type: Interactive/Batch Application
Explodes symbols into lines.
Explodes symbols into lines. Explode Symbol may be run interactively, in which each symbol is identified before it is exploded, or it may be run in batch mode, in which all the symbols in a layer or group of layers is exploded. The application also supports the necessary key-ins to allow it to be placed in a macro. When a symbol is exploded, it is placed into the same layer as the original symbol. This application is undoable.
The WS=, LAY= and RUN parameters are provided so that Explode Symbol may be run unattended from a macro. Following is an example macro that runs Explode Symbol:
When the RUN command completes, Explode Symbol exits.
Exp Sym – Lock on