Key Table: MDV Models with Function Keys

Contents

Notes

  • RoutingKey refers to any of the keys immediately behind the text cells.
  • The long key in the center of the front surface is named Shift. The two round keys to its left, from left to right, are named: Left, Up. The two round keys to its right, from left to right, are named: Down, Right.
  • There are five square keys at each end of the front surface. The ones at the left, from left to right, are named: F5, F4, F3, F2, F1. The ones at the right, from left to right, are named: F6, F7, F8, F9, F10.

Default Bindings

Special Modes

  • enter/leave help display: F9
  • enter/leave command learn mode: Shift+F9
  • enter/leave preferences menu: F10
  • enter/leave status display: Shift+F2
  • set display mode attributes/text: Shift+F6
  • set screen image frozen/unfrozen: Shift+F1
  • show current date and time: Long+F9

Cursor Functions

  • go to screen cursor: F4
  • bring screen cursor to character: RoutingKey

Vertical Navigation

  • go up one line: Up
  • go down one line: Down
  • go to top line: Long+Up
  • go to bottom line: Long+Down
  • go to beginning of top line: F1
  • go to beginning of bottom line: F2
  • go up to first line of paragraph: Shift+Long+Left
  • go down to first line of next paragraph: Shift+Long+Right
  • go up to previous command prompt: Shift+Long+Up
  • go down to next command prompt: Shift+Long+Down

Horizontal Navigation

  • go backward one braille window: Left
  • go forward one braille window: Right
  • go to beginning of line: Long+Left
  • go to end of line: Long+Right
  • go left one character: F3
  • go right one character: F8
  • go left half a braille window: Shift+F3
  • go right half a braille window: Shift+F8

Clipboard Functions

  • start new clipboard at character: RoutingKey+Left
  • linear copy to character: RoutingKey+Right
  • rectangular copy to character: RoutingKey+Down
  • copy characters to clipboard: RoutingKey+RoutingKey
  • append characters to clipboard: RoutingKey+Up
  • insert clipboard text after screen cursor:
    • Shift+F10
    • RoutingKey.2+RoutingKey.3

Configuration Functions

  • set skipping of lines with identical content on/off: F6
  • set skipping of blank braille windows on/off: F7
  • set track screen cursor on/off: F5
  • set screen cursor style block/underline: Shift+F4
  • set screen cursor visibility on/off: Shift+F5
  • set screen cursor blinking on/off: Long+F4
  • set attribute underlining on/off: Shift+Long+F6
  • set attribute blinking on/off: Long+F6
  • set capital letter blinking on/off: Long+F5

Keyboard Input

  • cursor-left key: Shift+Left
  • cursor-right key: Shift+Right
  • cursor-up key: Shift+Up
  • cursor-down key: Shift+Down