Use a BrailleMemo braille display with Narrator

Applies to: Windows 10

Narrator supports the following BrailleMemo 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 BrailleMemo braille displays

BrailleMemo Pocket

Use the following commands with Narrator when using your BrailleMemo Pocket model.

Narrator action

Display buttons

Primary action
  • Routing Key
  • Arrow Up + Arrow Down
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 2 + Dot 3 + Dot 6
Secondary action
  • Alt
  • Read + Dot 2 + Dot 3 + Dot 4
  • Select + Read + Arrow Down
  • Pan Left + Pan Right
Show context menu
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 4 + Dot 5
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 4 + Dot 5 + Dot 8
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 4 + Dot 5 + Dot 7
  • Select + Read + Arrow Up
  • Pan Left + Pan Right
Pan braille right
  • Pan Right
Pan braille left
  • Pan Left
Braille home
  • Select + Pan Left
Braille end
  • Select + Pan Right
Braille next
  • Arrow Down
Braille previous
  • Arrow Up
Braille first
  • Control + Arrow Up
  • Select + Arrow Up
Braille last
  • Control + Arrow Down
  • Select + Arrow Down
Select navigation mode
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 2 + Dot 3 + Dot 4
Start text selection at specified character
  • Control + Routing Key
End text selection and copy to clipboard
  • Select + Routing Key
Paste from clipboard at cursor point
  • Control + Alt
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 3 + Dot 4 + Dot 6
Toggle braille keyboard
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 3
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 3 + Dot 8
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 3 + Dot 7

 

 

BrailleMemo Smart

 

 

Use the following commands with Narrator when using your BrailleMemo Smart model.

Narrator action

Display buttons

Primary action
  • Routing Key
  • Select + Read
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 2 + Dot 3 + Dot 6
Secondary action
  • Alt
  • Read + Dot 2 + Dot 3 + Dot 4
  • Select + Read + Arrow Down
  • Select
Show context menu
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 4 + Dot 5
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 4 + Dot 5 + Dot 8
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 4 + Dot 5 + Dot 7
  • Read
Pan braille right
  • Pan Right
Pan braille left
  • Pan Left
Braille home
  • Select + Pan Left
Braille end
  • Select + Pan Right
Braille next
  • Arrow Down
Braille previous
  • Arrow Up
Braille first
  • Control + Arrow Up
  • Select + Arrow Up
Braille last
  • Control + Arrow Down
  • Select + Arrow Down
Select navigation mode
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 2 + Dot 3 + Dot 4
Start text selection at specified character
  • Control + Routing Key
End text selection and copy to clipboard
  • Select + Routing Key
Paste from clipboard at cursor point
  • Control + Alt
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 3 + Dot 4 + Dot 6
Toggle braille keyboard
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 3
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 3 + Dot 8
  • Read + Dot 1 + Dot 3 + Dot 7

 

 

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