Entering Letters, Numbers, and Symbols - Mk2600
Article ID: ART180193 | Date published: 08/04/2021 | Date last updated: 09/14/2021
 

Description

This article provides information regarding entering letters, numbers, and symbols on the Mk2600.

Solution

Entering characters

Enter the following characters:
ex. Res 7-1

  1. Enter Res 7-1.

 To enter uppercase letters or the characters that appear on the top half of the keycaps, hold down the [Shift] key while pressing the desired key.

If you enter an incorrect character

Press [Back Space] to delete the character and then enter the correct one.

Res 7-1 on screen

 To enter uppercase letters only

If you only want to enter uppercase characters (for example, SYSTEM), it is more convenient to press the [Caps Lock] key than type while holding down the [Shift] key. When you press the [Caps Lock] key, letters are entered as uppercase letters and the system is set to Caps Lock input mode. If you want to enter a lowercase letter while in Caps Lock input mode, simply type it by holding down the [Shift] key.

 

Entering symbols

Enter the following characters:

ex. 250 ohms

 When the character size is set to 1.3 mm, no symbol can be entered.

  1. Press [Symbol 2].

  • The symbol selection display appears.

Symbol selection display

  1. Press Left arrowUp arrowRight arrow, or Down arrow to select .

The symbol is selected

  1. Press [Enter].

If you enter an incorrect symbol

Delete the symbol by holding down the [Alt] key while pressing [Back Space] and then enter the correct one. You can also move the cursor by holding down the [Alt] key while pressing Left arrow or Right arrow.

The symbol is displayed

 is displayed.

  1. Hold down [Alt] and press [Enter].

  • This enters the symbol .

Symbol entered

  1. Enter 250.

If you enter an incorrect character

Press [Back Space] to delete the character, then enter the correct one.

250 entered on screen

  1. Press [Symbol 1].

  • The symbol selection display appears.

Symbol selection display

  1. Press Left arrowUp arrowRight arrow, or Down arrow to select Ohm symbol.

Ohm symbol selected

  1. Press [Enter].

If you enter an incorrect symbol

Delete the symbol by holding down the [Alt] key while pressing [Back Space] and then enter the correct one. You can also move the cursor by holding down the [Alt] key while pressing Left arrow or Right arrow.

Ohm symbol is displayed

Ohm symbol is displayed.

  1. Hold down [Alt] and press [Enter].

  • This enters the symbol Ohm symbol.

Ohm symbol entered

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