and now the keystroke questions?

Christopher Chaltain chaltain at
Mon Mar 4 19:37:39 UTC 2013

On 03/04/2013 01:26 PM, Karen Lewellen wrote:
> my second question is about combinations that use letters on the
> main keyboard itself.  for example.
> spk key_o = say_next_line
> Now, I understand that the idea here is to hold down the speakup
> key, insert on the number padd, and the letter o.  That is not
> the issue.  what I am having a hard time picturing is how one can
> manage this with both keys on the same side of the keyboard
> without very large hands and long fingers.  in business vision
> such main keyboard combinations use say the alt key for example alt h
> reads the current line.  Am I understanding the key
> combination correctly in the first place? holding down the insert
> key and typing the letter o, in the example above?  If so, is
> there a way to reassign these keys?

I get around this by using the caps-lock key for the Speakup key.

Christopher (CJ)
chaltain at Gmail

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