Key Table: HandyTech Easy Braille


Default Bindings

Special Modes

  • enter/leave help display: B8
  • enter/leave command learn mode: B4+B5
  • enter/leave preferences menu: B7+B1
  • enter/leave status display: B7+B6
  • set display mode attributes/text: B6
  • set screen image frozen/unfrozen: B8+B6
  • describe character: B2+RoutingKey
  • show current date and time: B2+B3+B5+B6

Cursor Functions

  • go to screen cursor: B1
  • go back after cursor tracking: B3
  • bring screen cursor to character: RoutingKey

Vertical Navigation

  • go up one line: B4
  • go down one line: B5
  • go to top line: B2+Left
  • go to bottom line: B2+Right
  • go to beginning of top line: B2
  • go up to nearest line with different content: B8+B4
  • go down to nearest line with different content: B8+B5
  • go up to nearest line with different highlighting: B6+B4
  • go down to nearest line with different highlighting: B6+B5
  • go up to first line of paragraph: B1+B4
  • go down to first line of next paragraph: B1+B5
  • go up to previous command prompt: B2+B4
  • go down to next command prompt: B2+B5
  • go up several lines: B7+B4
  • go down several lines: B7+B5
  • go up to nearest line with less indent than character: Left+RoutingKey
  • go down to nearest line with less indent than character: Right+RoutingKey

Horizontal Navigation

  • go backward one braille window: Left
  • go forward one braille window: Right
  • go to beginning of line: B1+Left
  • go to end of line: B1+Right
  • go left one character: B6+Left
  • go right one character: B6+Right
  • go left half a braille window: B3+Left
  • go right half a braille window: B3+Right
  • place left end of braille window at character: B1+RoutingKey

Clipboard Functions

  • start new clipboard at character: B4+RoutingKey
  • append to clipboard from character: B3+RoutingKey
  • linear copy to character: B6+RoutingKey
  • rectangular copy to character: B5+RoutingKey
  • copy characters to clipboard: RoutingKey+RoutingKey
  • insert clipboard text after screen cursor: Left+Right
  • search backward for clipboard text: B3+B4
  • search forward for clipboard text: B3+B5

Configuration Functions

  • set text style 6-dot/8-dot: B7
  • set skipping of lines with identical content on/off: B6+B1
  • set skipping of blank braille windows on/off: B6+B2
  • set sliding braille window on/off: B6+B3
  • set track screen cursor on/off: B8+B1
  • set screen cursor visibility on/off: B8+B2
  • set attribute underlining on/off: B8+B3
  • set alert tunes on/off: B8+B7

Speech Functions

  • stop speaking: B2+B3+Left
  • speak current line: B2+B3+Right

Special Functions

  • remember current braille window position: B7+RoutingKey
  • go to remembered braille window position: B8+RoutingKey