Procedure CaseSelectMultiple([cases\_only])


The procedure CaseSelectMultiple shows a dialog box in which the user can select a number of cases (and datasets). The selected subset of cases and datasets is stored in the pre-defined set CurrentCaseSelection, which is used in the page objects for which the property Multiple Cases is set.

        [cases_only]    ! (optional) 0 or 1


cases_only (optional)

This argument controls whether the user can only select cases or can select both datasets and cases. If this argument is omitted, then the default value is 0, which means that both cases and datasets can be selected.

Return Value

The procedure returns 1 if the user pressed the OK button, and 0 if the user pressed Cancel.


  • This function is only applicable if the project option Data_Management_style is set to Single_Data_Manager_file.

  • If the option Data_Management_style is set to disk_files_and_folders, please use the function CaseDialogSelectMultiple instead.