Key Table: Bindings for Keyboards without a Keypad

Contents

Default Bindings

Special Modes

  • enter/leave help display: CapsLock+F1
  • enter/leave command learn mode: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+F1
  • enter/leave preferences menu: CapsLock+F2
  • set screen image frozen/unfrozen: CapsLock+F
  • describe character at cursor: CapsLock+D
  • show current date and time: CapsLock+T

Cursor Functions

  • go back after cursor tracking: CapsLock+DeleteBackward
  • bring screen cursor to speech cursor:
    • ControlRight+ShiftRight
    • Tab+Nine

Vertical Navigation

  • go up one line: CapsLock+ArrowUp
  • go down one line: CapsLock+ArrowDown
  • go to top line: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+Home
  • go to bottom line: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+End
  • go to beginning of top line: CapsLock+Home
  • go to beginning of bottom line: CapsLock+End
  • go up to nearest line with different content: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+ArrowUp
  • go down to nearest line with different content: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+ArrowDown

Horizontal Navigation

  • go to beginning of line: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+ArrowLeft
  • go to end of line: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+ArrowRight
  • go left one character: CapsLock+ArrowLeft
  • go right one character: CapsLock+ArrowRight

Clipboard Functions

  • start new clipboard at character at cursor: CapsLock+X
  • append to clipboard from character at cursor: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+X
  • linear copy to character at cursor: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+C
  • rectangular copy to character at cursor: CapsLock+C
  • insert clipboard text after screen cursor: CapsLock+V

Configuration Functions

  • set track screen cursor on/off: CapsLock+Enter
  • set track screen cursor off: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+Enter

Speech Functions

  • stop speaking:
    • ControlLeft
    • ControlRight
    • CapsLock+ShiftLeft+J
  • speak current line:
    • CapsLock+Space
    • CapsLock+ShiftLeft+K
  • speak from top of screen through current line:
    • CapsLock+PageUp
    • CapsLock+ShiftLeft+I
  • speak from current line through bottom of screen:
    • CapsLock+PageDown
    • CapsLock+ShiftLeft+Comma
  • go to current speaking position: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+Nine
  • decrease speaking volume:
    • CapsLock+F7
    • CapsLock+ShiftLeft+M
  • increase speaking volume:
    • CapsLock+F8
    • CapsLock+ShiftLeft+Period
  • decrease speaking rate:
    • CapsLock+F5
    • CapsLock+ShiftLeft+U
  • increase speaking rate:
    • CapsLock+F6
    • CapsLock+ShiftLeft+O
  • set autospeak on/off:
    • CapsLock+F9
    • CapsLock+ShiftLeft+L
  • set autospeak selected line on/off: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+ControlLeft+K
  • set autospeak selected character on/off: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+ControlLeft+J
  • set autospeak inserted characters on/off: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+ControlLeft+Period
  • set autospeak deleted characters on/off: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+ControlLeft+M
  • set autospeak replaced characters on/off: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+ControlLeft+Comma
  • set autospeak completed words on/off: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+ControlLeft+L

Speech Navigation

  • speak current character: Tab+Comma
  • describe current character: Tab+ControlLeft+Comma
  • go to and speak previous character: Tab+M
  • go to and speak next character: Tab+Period
  • go to and speak first non-blank character on line:
    • ControlRight+ArrowLeft
    • Tab+ControlLeft+M
  • go to and speak last non-blank character on line:
    • ControlRight+ArrowRight
    • Tab+ControlLeft+Period
  • speak current word: Tab+K
  • spell current word: Tab+ControlLeft+K
  • go to and speak previous word:
    • ShiftRight+ArrowLeft
    • Tab+J
  • go to and speak next word:
    • ShiftRight+ArrowRight
    • Tab+L
  • speak current line: Tab+I
  • go to and speak previous line:
    • ShiftRight+ArrowUp
    • Tab+U
  • go to and speak next line:
    • ShiftRight+ArrowDown
    • Tab+O
  • go to and speak first non-blank line on screen:
    • ControlRight+ArrowUp
    • Tab+ControlLeft+U
  • go to and speak last non-blank line on screen:
    • ControlRight+ArrowDown
    • Tab+ControlLeft+O
  • speak speech cursor location:
    • ShiftRight+Enter
    • Tab+Eight
  • set speech cursor visibility on/off: Tab+ControlLeft+Eight

Special Functions

  • remember current braille window position #1: CapsLock+M
  • remember current braille window position #2: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+One
  • remember current braille window position #3: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+Two
  • remember current braille window position #4: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+Three
  • remember current braille window position #5: CapsLock+ShiftLeft+Four
  • go to remembered braille window position #1: CapsLock+J
  • go to remembered braille window position #2: CapsLock+One
  • go to remembered braille window position #3: CapsLock+Two
  • go to remembered braille window position #4: CapsLock+Three
  • go to remembered braille window position #5: CapsLock+Four
  • restart braille driver: CapsLock+R