Volume 1 Chapter 2 Display of the Results of the Search

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2.12 Continuation or Termination of the Search

Graphics QUEST3D Procedure

In QUEST3D the commands which control the continuation or termination of the search are located in the DISPLAY menus, grouped under FAST and CONTROL, as shown below.

The functions of these commands can be summarised as follows:

FAST

DIAG
allows you to proceed with the search in a fast continue mode to the end of the database displaying, for each hit, diagrams and reference information in the current display mode.
NODIAG
allows you to proceed with the search in a fast continue mode to the end of the database displaying, for each hit, the reference information in the current display mode.
REFCOD
allows you to proceed with the search in a fast continue mode to the end of the database displaying, for each hit, the reference code.
HIT-STATS
allows you to proceed with the search in a fast continue mode to the end of the database displaying only the hit statistics after every 1000 entries.

CONTROL

KEEP
allows you to keep the current hit and continue the search.
REJECT
allows you to reject the current hit and continue the search.
STOP
allows you to stop the search after keeping or rejecting the current hit.
EXIT
allows you to exit from the search; the current hit is not accepted (kept).
QUIT
allows you to quit the search and return to the BUILD or SEARCH menu.
USE-AS-QUERY
allows you to use the 2D chemical diagram of the current hit as the starting point for a new search.

Basic QUEST Procedure

In QUEST you type a single-letter code to effect the appropriate actions:

DIAG and USE-AS-QUERY are not available in QUEST.

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