Category : Science and Education
Archive   : TDT110.ZIP
Filename : EDITOR.HLP

Output of file : EDITOR.HLP contained in archive : TDT110.ZIP
*Cursor Positioning


Word left ^F or ^Left arrow
Word right ^A or ^Right arrow

Line up ^E or Up arrow
Line down ^X or Down arrow
Page up ^R or PgUp
Page down ^C or PgDn

Beginning of document ^PgUp
End of document ^PgDown
Beginning of line Home
End of line End

*Text Manipulation


Delete char ^G or Del
Delete word ^T
Delete line ^Y

Insert / overwrite ^V or Ins
New line ^M or Enter
Insert line ^N

Don't interpret next key ^P
(^P inserts the next key as an ASCII value)

*Block commands


Mark start of block ^KB or F7
Mark end of block ^KK or F8
Go to start of block ^QB
Go to end of block ^QK

Read block (insert text) ^KR
Write block ^KW

Copy block ^KC
Delete block (cut) ^KY or F5
Move block ^KV

Print block ^KP
Unmark block ^KH

*Function keys

F1 - Help Shft-F1 - Set Help File Directory
F2 - Save file Shft-F2 - Select Directory
F3 - Load file Shft-F3 - Set Extension
F4 -
F5 -
F6 -
F7 - Block begin
F8 - Block end Shft-F8 - Remove Block Markers
F9 - Find Shft-F9 - Find and Replace
F10- Shft-F10 - Delete ALL Text

(All commands that destroy text ask for confirmation!)


*Searching and Replacing


Find ^QF
Find and replace ^QA
Resume search ^L

Search Options: G - Global search
B - Backwards search
C - Count replacments
U - Ignore case
W - Whole word search
N - No confirmation
[n] - repeat n times


*File Commands

Save and exit F2
Save a block ^KW

Save and exit ^KX or ^KD or ^END or Alt-X
Abandon changes and exit ^KQ or ESCape

Read in a file as a block ^KR

  3 Responses to “Category : Science and Education
Archive   : TDT110.ZIP
Filename : EDITOR.HLP

  1. Very nice! Thank you for this wonderful archive. I wonder why I found it only now. Long live the BBS file archives!

  2. This is so awesome! 😀 I’d be cool if you could download an entire archive of this at once, though.

  3. But one thing that puzzles me is the “mtswslnkmcjklsdlsbdmMICROSOFT” string. There is an article about it here. It is definitely worth a read: