EDTMSGD – Edit Message Descriptions in a *MSGF

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Edit or Copy message descriptions within message files

Message files are notoriously painful to edit and this powertool lets you view all the existing messages and actively edit or clone any message ID’s on the screen. Terrific time saver for creating bunches of similar error messages. One of our French consumers requested this to allow cloning messages and having side by side version of messages in different languages.

One of the neat functions of this command its ability to clone other messages in the message file.