How to highlight checked out, record or on hold files

MacroView DMF and Message display an icon for each file in the file list indicating its file type and if the file has been checked out, declared as a record or is on hold, this icon includes an overlay. 

If you want to also highlight files in these states so that they are more obvious this can be done using a few registry settings.

Setting the following registry keys to 1 the the corresponding files will be highlighted in grey:


if you want to go further an use different colours for the highlight of each type you can add the following registry keys and set their value to the required colours hexadecimal value:




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