Use a B2G braille display with Narrator

Applies to: Windows 10

Narrator supports the following B2G braille displays in the Windows 10 Creators Update. To learn more about braille in Narrator, see Chapter 7: Using braille with Narrator.

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

Supported B2G braille displays

All Models

Use the following commands with Narrator when using all B2G models.

Narrator action

Display buttons

Primary action
  • Routing Key
  • Space + Dot 1 + Dot 2 + Dot 3 + Dot 6
Secondary action
  • Two adjacent routing keys
  • Space + Dot 2 + Dot 3 + Dot 4
  • Forward + Down
  • Space + Center
Show context menu
  • Two non-adjacent routing keys
  • Space + Dot 1 + Dot 4 + Dot 5
  • Space + Dot 1 + Dot 4 + Dot 5 + Dot 8
  • Space + Dot 1 + Dot 4 + Dot 5 + Dot 7
  • Forward + Up
  • Center
Pan braille right
  • Forward
Pan braille left
  • Backward
Braille home
  • Left
Braille end
  • Right
Braille next
  • Down
Braille previous
  • Up
Braille first
  • Space + Up
Braille last
  • Space + Down
Select navigation mode
  • Space + Dot 1 + Dot 2 + Dot 3 + Dot 4
Start text selection at specified character
  • Dot 7 + Routing Key
End text selection and copy to clipboard
  • Dot 6 + Routing Key
Paste from clipboard at cursor point
  • Space + Dot 1 + Dot 3 + Dot 4 + Dot 6
Toggle braille keyboard
  • Space + Dot 1 + Dot 3
  • Space + Dot 1 + Dot 3 + Dot 8
  • Space + Dot 1 + Dot 3 + Dot 7

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