Key Table: Alva ABT [3nn] and Delphi [4nn] (large)

Contents

Notes

  • The two long keys are named Left and Right.
  • The small keys immediately to their left and right are named Up and Down.
  • The three small keys at the left are named Prog, Home, and Cursor.
  • The three small keys at the right are named Cursor2, Home2, and Prog2.

Default Bindings

Special Modes

  • enter/leave help display: Prog
  • enter/leave preferences menu: Prog+Cursor
  • enter/leave status display: Prog+Up
  • set display mode attributes/text: Prog+Home
  • set screen image frozen/unfrozen: Prog+Down
  • describe character: Prog+Home+RoutingKey1

Cursor Functions

  • go to screen cursor or go back after cursor tracking: Cursor
  • bring screen cursor to character: RoutingKey1

Vertical Navigation

  • go up one line: Up
  • go down one line: Down
  • go to top line: Home+Up
  • go to bottom line: Home+Down
  • go to beginning of top line: Home
  • go up to nearest line with different content: Home+Cursor+Up
  • go down to nearest line with different content: Home+Cursor+Down
  • go up to nearest line with different highlighting: Cursor+Up
  • go down to nearest line with different highlighting: Cursor+Down
  • go up to previous command prompt: Prog+Home+Up

Horizontal Navigation

  • go backward one braille window: Left
  • go forward one braille window: Right
  • go to beginning of line: Home+Left
  • go to end of line: Home+Right
  • go left one character: Prog+Left
  • go right one character: Prog+Right
  • go left half a braille window: Cursor+Left
  • go right half a braille window: Cursor+Right
  • place left end of braille window at character: Home+Cursor+RoutingKey1

Clipboard Functions

  • start new clipboard at character: Prog+RoutingKey1
  • rectangular copy to character: Home+RoutingKey1
  • insert clipboard text after screen cursor: Prog+Home+Down

Configuration Functions

  • set text style 6-dot/8-dot: Cursor+Status1A
  • set sliding braille window on/off: Cursor+Status1C
  • set track screen cursor on/off: Home+Cursor
  • set screen cursor style block/underline: Cursor+Status1B
  • set screen cursor visibility on/off: Status1B
  • set screen cursor blinking on/off: Status1C
  • set capital letter blinking on/off: Status1A

Speech Functions

  • stop speaking: Home+Cursor+Left
  • speak current line: Home+Cursor+Right
  • speak from current line through bottom of screen: Prog+Home+Right

Special Functions

  • restart speech driver: Prog+Home+Left