Narrator supports the following CombiBraille braille displays in the Windows 10 Creators Update. To learn more about braille in Narrator, see Chapter 8: Using braille with Narrator.

For a list of all supported braille displays, see Appendix C: Supported braille displays.

Supported CombiBraille braille displays

All models

Use the following commands with Narrator when using all models of CombiBraille braille displays.

Narrator action

Display buttons

Primary action

  • Routing Key

  • Dot 3 + Dot 6

Secondary action

  • Dot 3 + Dot 4

Pan braille right

  • Thumb 5

  • Dot 6

Pan braille left

  • Thumb 1

  • Dot 3

Braille home

  • Thumb 1 + Thumb 3

  • Dot 2 + Dot 3

Braille end

  • Thumb 3 + Thumb 5

  • Dot 5 + Dot 6

Braille next

  • Thumb 4

  • Dot 4

Braille previous

  • Thumb 2

  • Dot 1

Braille first

  • Thumb 1 + Thumb 2

  • Thumb 2 + Thumb 3

  • Dot 1 + Dot 2 + Dot 3

Braille last

  • Thumb 4 + Thumb 5

  • Thumb 3 + Thumb 4

  • Dot 4 + Dot 5 + Dot 6

Select navigation mode

  • Dot 1 + Dot 3 + Dot 4 + Dot 6

Start text selection at specified character

  • Status 1

  • Routing Key

End text selection and copy to clipboard

  • Status 3

  • Routing Key

Paste from clipboard at cursor point

  • Dot 1 + Dot 2 + Dot 3 + Dot 4


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