Hello my friends!
Here's some info on your WebTV™ Keyboard
WebTV™ CMD Shortcuts
CMD + R -- This will Reload the current page.
CMD + F -- This will bring up the FIND box.
CMD + G -- After entering something in the FIND box once, this will let you search for the next occurrence of that string.
CMD + B -- This will let you look backwards for the next occurrence of that string.
CMD + Options -- Will bring up the Advanced Options if you have not already set your box to do so automatically.
CMD + CTRL -- When your highlight box is over a link, this will display the URL of the link in the status bar.
CMD + Power -- This will disconnect your box without turning it off.
CMD + Scroll Up -- Will take you to the top of the
CMD + Scroll Down -- Will take you to the bottom of the current page.
CMD + Delete -- Will delete all of the text in the line you are presently on.
CMD + <— -- Will take you to the left side of any line of text you are currently writing.
CMD + —> -- Will take you to the right of any line of text you are currently writing.
CMD + Any letter (while in a select box) -- Will
automatically scroll down the list of items to those
beginning with that letter.
CMD + P (only when the printer adaptor is connected) -- Will bring up the Printing Options Window.
CMD + W (only for WebTV™ Plus) -- Will bring up the TV PIP.
CMD + M (only for the WebTV™ Plus) -- Will move pip windowfrom right to left & from left to right
Other WebTV Key Shortcuts
CTRL + M -- Serves the same function as hitting return while over a link.
EDIT -- While over a text box, this will activate your cursor, letting you write.
TAB -- Will take you to the next link and if it is a text will activate your cursor.
SHIFT + Tab -- Will take you to the previous link and if it is a text box will activate your cursor.
ESC -- Will take you out of most pop-up boxes.
ALT + Most letter and number keys. -- Allows you to type special characters.
ALT + Shift + Most letter or number keys. -- Allows you to type from another set of special characters.
Access Plus™ Demo
***Turn off your WebTV™ Plus and hit options 3 times
and enter this code: (copy both of these)
031158 to see promo for Plus
Hit options 3 times and enter this code to return to your WebTV™ Plus: (you must write these down)
061185 to return to your WebTV™ Plus
Press Options 3 times and enter 411
This will take you to your information page.
See your chip and serial numbers
Press options 3 times and enter 217
This will take you to your Phone settings page.
You can turn off or on your call waiting and reset is here too.
***Cut & Paste:
CMD and "a" highlights text.
CMD and "x" cuts text.
CMD and "c" copys text.
CMD and "v" pastestext.
***BOUNCING YOUR E-MAIL:
Bouncing Email and Newsgroup Post Codes with Webtv
You no longer have to bounce mail off of an unknown username on some server somewhere (which costs them money).
And that's not all of them. The rest I cant post. Do not ask for them. Please save this or send it to anyone you think might appreciate these tips.
- :) While viewing the email you want the html codes from press "forward" on the sidebar. While viewing a post press send/forward.
- :) Scroll down to the "TO:" line and enter your email address.
- :) Erase the Subject line.
- :) Scroll down to the top left corner of the body/text area of your email. IE. The text area of your email box.
- :) Press return/enter two times.
- :) Press alt z.
Looks like §
- :) Press cmd a.
- :) Press cmd x.
- :) Scroll up to the subject line and press cmd v.
- :) Scroll down to the bottom of the page and press Send. You will get a return email with all the coding on it.
Thanks to Zodawrap, MiMeR, & The-Activist for these tricks!!!
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