These DATABASE commands are generated by the GUI when picking operations are performed. They can also be used to add additional parameters to a command. For example, more points to a spline than would be normally supported.

Mapdl.fitem([nfield, item, itemy, itemz])

Identifies items chosen by a picking operation (GUI).

Mapdl.flst([nfield, narg, type_, otype, leng])

Specifies data required for a picking operation (GUI).