Use a Seika braille display with Narrator

Taikoma: Windows 10

Narrator supports the following Seika 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 Seika braille displays

Braille Displays

Use the following commands with Narrator when using your Seika braille displays.

Narrator action

Display buttons

Primary action
  • Routing Key
  • K4 + K5
Secondary action
  • K1 + K7
  • K4 + K7
  • K5
Show context menu
  • K8 + K2
  • K4 + K6
  • K5
Pan braille right
  • K8
Pan braille left
  • K1
Braille home
  • K2 + K3
Braille next
  • K3
Braille previous
  • K2
Braille first
  • K6 + K2
  • K7 + K2
Braille last
  • K6 + K3
  • K7 + K3
Select navigation mode
  • K1 + K6
Start text selection at specified character
  • K1 + K8 + K2 + K6, Routing Key
End text selection and copy to clipboard
  • K1 + K8 + K3 + K6, Routing Key
Paste from clipboard at cursor point
  • K6 + K7

 

Note Takers

 

Use the following commands with Narrator when using your Seika note taker.

 

Narrator action

Display buttons

Primary action
  • Routing Key
  • Left Joystick Down + Right Joystick Right
  • Space + Dot 1 + Dot 2 + Dot 3 + Dot 6
Secondary action
  • Two adjacent routing keys
  • Left Joystick Press + Right Joystick Up
  • Space + Dot 2 + Dot 3 + Dot 4
  • Left Joystick Up + Right Joystick Down
  • Left Joystick Down + Right Joystick Left
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
  • Left Joystick Up + Right Joystick Up
  • Left Button + Right Button
Pan braille right
  • Right Button
Pan braille left
  • Left Button
Braille home
  • Left Joystick Left
Braille end
  • Left Joystick Right
Braille next
  • Right Joystick Down
Braille previous
  • Right Joystick Up
Braille first
  • Left Joystick Up
Braille last
  • Left Joystick Down
Select navigation mode
  • Left Joystick Press + Right Joystick Down
  • Space + Dot 1 + Dot 2 + Dot 3 + Dot 4
Start text selection at specified character
  • Left Joystick Left + Routing Key
End text selection and copy to clipboard
  • Left Joystick Right + Routing Key
Paste from clipboard at cursor point
  • Left Joystick Press + Right Joystick Press
  • 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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