Ubuntu terminal with Orca

Christopher Chaltain chaltain at gmail.com
Wed May 1 15:49:04 UTC 2013

On the laptop keyboard layout, the caps-lock key is your Orca key. Use 
Orca+h to bring up Orca's help mode. Use the Orca key in conjunction 
with u, i and o to work with lines, j, k and l to work with words and m, 
,, and . to work with characters.

On 05/01/2013 10:34 AM, Bryan Duarte wrote:
> Kyle,
> THank you for your information. I understand what you are saying to do
> but I am actually using a loptop and further more it is a Mac book pro.
> I have my hard drive partitioned with Ubuntu on one. I did read about
> the flat review so I guess I have to figure out what these commands are
> on a laptop keyboard layout. Thanks for your feedback
> Bryan Duarte
> 1 Corinthians 9:24 Don't you realize that in a race everyone runs,but
> only one gets the price? So run to win
> !
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> On May 1, 2013, at 7:18 AM, Kyle <kyle4jesus at gmail.com
> <mailto:kyle4jesus at gmail.com>> wrote:
>> Orca's flat review functionality is what you need when navigating the
>> terminal window's output. Hold down the 0 key on the numeric keypad and
>> press h for help with keys. I will refer to the 0 key on the keypad as
>> Orca in the examples I give here. The functions I find most useful are
>> Orca+keypad-7 to go to the top of the window, Orca+keypad-9 to go to the
>> bottom of the window, keypad-7, 8 and 9 to review by line, keypad 4, 5
>> and 6 to review by word and keypad-1, 2 and 3 to review by character. I
>> also make frequent use of the keypad-/ key to emulate a click of the
>> left mouse button and the keypad-* key to emulate clicking the right
>> mouse button. Note that many of these functions are somewhat similar to
>> other screen readers you may have used in the past, the feature just has
>> a different name, and some of the key combinations are different. Hope
>> this helps you get started. Good luck, and God bless.
>> ~Kyle
>> http://kyle.tk/
>> --
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