Operator Components/Operating Sequences
2.5 General operating sequences
2.5.2 Selecting and opening directory/file
The "Direction keys" can be used to position the cursor on the desired
If you enter a character on the alphanumeric keyboard, the cursor
moves to the first name that begins with the character.
You can open a directory with the "Input" key.
Press "Recall" to close it again.
You can open a file with the "Input" key if you wish to edit it in the
ASCII editor. The editor is opened automatically.
The editor is used to create, update and modify programs and texts
(e.g. alarm texts).
Please note the information supplied by the machine tool
Opening a second editor window:
You have the option of opening a second program and displaying this
alongside the one already open on the screen.
Press the ETC key. The horizontal softkey menu displays the "2
softkey. After pressing the softkey, select another program and open it
using the input key. Now both editor windows are displayed alongside
each other on the screen.
Use the "Next window" key to toggle between the windows.
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