Chord dots 4-6 is used to generate a return character. Writing Commands Chord B Backspace, moves the cursor back one space and erases that character. The complete package includes the Braille Lite 2000; a soft leather case; an earphone; a serial cable; a manual in print, Braille, and on audio cassette, and a Braille quick-reference guide. Remember, you must enter numbers in Nemeth code. The unit is available with one or two languages. Note: all deletions occur from the cursor to the end of the increment specified, C, W, L, or P.
Chord Z exits the calculator and returns to the previous file. Note: placing a Chord K dots 1-3 as first character of macro will silence all following keystrokes when macro is executed. Whichever port is active, anything coming into it from a computer or a notetaker is spoken by the Blazer's built-in speech synthesizer when the Blazer is in printing mode. When a file is transmitted to the printer, each time the printer receives a return character it will push the print head to the left margin and force a linefeed. While holding down the rocker switch, press the three keys on the right side of the top of the Blazer at the same time. The backspace command Chord B is valid in Find. To insert text in the document, the standard Insert Process must be used see Editing Text below Write as you would on a Perkins braille writer.
Input is through a an eight-dot Perkins-style Braille keyboard, and output is through a 20-character refreshable Braille display and an adjustable speech synthesizer. From left to right, they are identified as keys dots 3, 2, 1, 4, 5, 6. Letters used in a problem will represent the value that has been stored in that letter. Chord O, C -- opens the calculator. It only weighs about 12 pounds and looks like a carrying case with a nice sturdy handle. Chord dots 1-5-6 where is cursor, speaks cursor position within the file. However, if you do want to Braille using 8-dot characters, as many Europeans are familiar with, here's what to do.
When I Braille a document with the Blazer, the Braille seems very scrunched up and too close together. Chord E will exit the Status Menu, save the settings, and return to the current file. This it is the preferred direction for feeding paper through the Blazer to prevent the paper from jamming. The Inside of the Blazer To lift up the Blazer's lid, simply find the front side of the machine and run your hands along the indentation for the cover. This key sequence causes the Blazer to Braille as well as speak feedback to you.
All text will be added to the end of the file unless the insert or delete command is used. The cursor is on the spoken character. Chord commands This means that the space bar is pressed down with whatever dot keys, letters or contractions are listed in the command. WinDisk software included allows the user to easily transfer files to a personal computer. To change this setting, cycle through its options by pressing Enter. Chord dot 5 next word, moves the cursor forward one word and says that word. When you have completed overwrite enter Chord dots 2-4-6 to end overwrite mode.
The Blazer lets you cycle through Odd and Even before it cycles you back to None. You'll need to check the documentation for the device you're connecting to the Blazer through its serial port to find out how it expects telecommunications settings to be set. Default setting for braille are: line length 33 8. If you need to find out exactly what this number is to identify your machine to Blazie, for example, here's what to do. Now the rocker switch is pushed in at the end closest to the earphone jack. You may not need to change any of the Blazer's default settings but if you do, this chapter explains how to do things like telling the Blazer which port to use for printing, whether to activate the speech synthesizer, and that you want to print your document.
The cursor moves to the first character of the found text string being searched for, then reads from that position to the end of the line. This means that the Blazer will pull the paper from the front of the Blazer toward the back. These settings are 1 inch margins all around the page. Press a Chord E dots 1-5 to accept the filename. And you'll feel part of the first page come out the back of the Blazer between the back of the Blazer's cover and the back side of the machine itself. Chord dots 3-6 says the current character. Remember this is only good for a single character correction.
In no situation should the quotation marks be written in as part of the statement or command. Grade one or two braille is acceptable for writing any file being printed to either an ink or braille printer. The data will be moved from the Clipboard and inserted at the cursor position. The Braille Lite M20 comes with a leather carrying case and strap, documentation, and cables. If only a single character, word, line, or paragraph is to be deleted, no number is needed. Delete This command allows deleting or erasing of characters, words, lines, sentences, paragraphs, or the remainder of the document. Serial Connection The serial connection is a little trickier because you may have to use an adapter to make the connectors match the ports both on the Blazer and on the computer.