To set build properties for a single file

  1. In the Navigator view, right-click the file to change.
  2. To set compiler directives for the selected file:
    1. Click Properties > COBOL Settings.
    2. Check Enable file specific settings.
    3. Click in the Additional Directives field and type the directives to be used when compiling this file. Separate each directive with a space.
  3. To specify whether or not to compile the file, click Build Action > Compile or Build Action > Ignore as required. By default, files with a .cbl extension are compiled.
  4. Click OK.