Q69048: Amdek Keyboard Problems Selecting Text in QB.EXE/QBX.EXE
Article: Q69048 Product(s): See article Version(s): 4.00 4.00b 4.50 Operating System(s): MS-DOS Keyword(s): ENDUSER | B_BASICCOM SR# S910114-73 | mspl13_basic Last Modified: 6-FEB-1991 There have been some reported keyboard problems with Amdek computers. One customer, who was originally unable to select text in the QB.EXE environment, reported that the key combinations described below worked on his Amdek System 88 (XT compatible). Microsoft has not tested any version of QuickBASIC on the Amdek System 88 and makes no compatibility claim with Amdek and QuickBASIC. These keyboard problems have been reported only for this brand and model of computer. This information applies to QuickBASIC versions 4.00, 4.00b, and 4.50 and to Microsoft BASIC Professional Development System (PDS) versions 7.00 and 7.10 for MS-DOS. If you cannot select text when running in the QB.EXE or QBX.EXE environment on the Amdek System 88, try the following key combinations: Normal Key Stroke Amdek Key Stroke Operation ----------------- ---------------- --------- SHIFT+DOWN ARROW SHIFT+CTRL+X Select one line down SHIFT+UP ARROW SHIFT+CTRL+E Select one line up SHIFT+LEFT ARROW SHIFT+CTRL+S Select one char. left SHIFT+RIGHT ARROW SHIFT+CTRL+D Select one char. right SHIFT+CTRL+LEFT ARROW SHIFT+CTRL+A Select one word left SHIFT+CTRL+RIGHT ARROW SHIFT+CTRL+F Select one word right SHIFT+PGUP SHIFT+CTRL+R Select one screen up SHIFT+PGDN SHIFT+CTRL+C Select one screen down
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