Find field definitions of a table

Last Published: April 25, 2020


This article shows how to find the field definitions of a table by running the tinfo.ave Avenue script.


  1. Open a new script window.

    A. Activate the Project window.
    B. Click the Scripts icon.
    C. Click New.

  2. Click Script > Load Text File.
  3. Navigate to the ..\ESRI\AV_GIS30\ArcView\Samples\tinfo.ave sample script and click OK.

    This script displays a message box, which contains the structure of the fields in the table.

  4. Click the compile button.
    [O-Image] Script compile button
  5. Make the table active.
  6. Click the run button.
    [O-Image] Run compiled script button
  7. Click OK when the message box pops up.

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