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Subject: Re: Virtual keyboard

Re: Virtual keyboard

From: Frej Bjon <fbjon_at_abo.fi>
Date: 2006-01-02

I don't have an Archos myself, but looking at a screeshot of the recorder
in the manual, I came up with what should be all characters. I also
figured out the larger layout for the iRiver H100 series in case anyone
needs it. I'm not sure if the H300 series has a different layout though,
since it has an even larger screen.

I'll put both layouts at the end of this message and in two text files on
the web:

Archos link:
http://www.abo.fi/~fbjon/rockbox_vk_archos.txt

iRiver link:
http://www.abo.fi/~fbjon/rockbox_vk_iriver.txt

Those text files and this mail should be UTF-8 encoded, just so you know,
if something doesn't work. I'll also put them in the BlindFAQ on the
rockbox.org wiki. There's a lot of highly unusual characters in the iRiver
layout though, I haven't heard of any language needing e.g. a paragraph
sign.

Regards,
  Frej Bjon

Here are both the layouts:

Archos:

ABCDEFG !?" @#$%+´
HIJKLMN 789 &_()-`
OPQRSTU 456 §|{}/<
VWXYZ.,0123 ~=[]*>

iRiver:

ABCDEFG abcdefg !?" @#$%+´
HIJKLMN hijklmn 789 &_()-`
OPQRSTU opqrstu 456 §|{}/<
VWXYZ., vwxyz.,0123 ~=[]*>
ÀÁÂÃÄÅÆ ÌÍÎÏ ÈÉÊË ¢£€¥¦§©®
àáâãäåæ ìíîï èéêë «»°ªº¹²³
ÓÒÔÕÖØ ÇÐÞÝß ÙÚÛÜ ¯±×÷¡¿µ·
óòôõöø çðþýÿ ùúûü ¬¶¨

On Mon, 02 Jan 2006 21:13:53 +0200, David Pedersen <dav-ped@frisurf.no>
wrote:

> As a lot of the characters on the VK are not spoken, I was wondering if
> anyone could do us blind users a favor. Or, maybe it is already
> available, so please direct me:
>
> Could anyone provide a clean text file, that shows the actual layout?
> like this:
>
> abc...
> ijk...
> opq...
> vwx...
>
> It would be very much appriciated, and helpful, as I then could memorize
> where to find special characters, like the underscore and parenthesis.
> And if it is not yet there, Could such a text file be placed on the
> webpage, for future reference/users?
>
> Thanks alot!
>
>
>
Received on Mon Jan 2 22:23:06 2006


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