SuperCamXp Function Keys

Enter key repeats last Command.
Control and Shift Keys Description Activity
ESC The Escape key will exit the current command.
If not command is being executed it will deselect all the graphic items that are currently selected.
If the no items are selected it will query the user to see if SuperCamXp is to be terminated.
Enter Repeats the last command if there were no previous keystrokes.
End Toggles Relay B on/off
Home Toggles Relay A on/off
Spacebar Will interrupt movement if the attached machine is moving.
Will repeat last command if no keystrokes have been made since the command prompt was presented.
Control D Will present the Interrupted Move form for quick adjustments of motion speeds.
Control F Will present the Motion Speeds Dialog form for quick adjustments of motion speeds.
Shift Backspace Deselects the last graphic item selected it any.
Arrow Left Cause Machine to Jog X axis minus the amount of the Jog Increment. **
Arrow Right Cause Machine to Jog X axis plus the amount of the Jog Increment. **
Arrow Up Cause Machine to Jog Y axis plus the amount of the Jog Increment. **
Arrow Down Cause Machine to Jog Y axis minus the amount of the Jog Increment. **
Page Down Cause Machine to Jog Z axis minus the amount of the Z Jog Increment. **
Page Up Cause Machine to Jog Z axis plus the amount of the Z Jog Increment. **
** Causes Machine Movement if Selected
Function Keys Description Activity
F1 Redraws the graphics area.
F2 Zoom Window
Shift F2 Toggles Drawup flag which turns on or off the display of the machines tool path in dashed lines. *
F3 Zoom Previous
F4 Zoom to limits of attached machine
Shift F4 Toggles Simulation on or off. *
F5 Excutes the pan command
Shift F5 Toggles the Drag Flag. *
F6 Toggle between 2D and 3D the main graphics area. *
Shift F6 Zoom In
F7 Toggles Grid on/off *
Shift F7 Zoom Out
F8 Toggles the Ortho Mode on/off. *
Shift F8 Toggles type of coordinates displayed. *
F9 Toggles Snap on/off. *
Shift F9 Toggles display flag, when on all nodes are shown with a small square blue icon.
F10 Toggle Single or Multi Views
F11 Toggles the Arc direction
F12 Displays programming debugging information, used by developer.
* Mouse Click to Top Status Bar panel does the same thing.
SuperCamXp's Machine Jog Function Keys

The computers keyboard arrow keys will jog move the attached machine.

The keypad on the keyboard is used to jog the attached machine around the work area.

SuperCamXp form needs to have focus to execute the jogs.

Mconfig/Speeds/Jog XY Incr and Jog Z Incr set amount of machine moment is set on the Speeds tab of the Mconfig dialog form.

Mconfig/Speeds/Jog Mode checkbox in configuration determines if jogs are by increment or as long as the key is held down. The Shift key down will slow the movement.

Mconfig/Limits/Enable limits if checked the limits are enabled and it will not let you jog past the limits of the machines working envelope.

End Toggles Relay B on/off
Home Toggles Relay A on/off
Arrow Left Cause Machine to Jog X axis minus the amount of the Jog Increment. **
Arrow Right Cause Machine to Jog X axis plus the amount of the Jog Increment. **
Arrow Up Cause Machine to Jog Y axis plus the amount of the Jog Increment. **
Arrow Down Cause Machine to Jog Y axis minus the amount of the Jog Increment. **
Page Down Cause Machine to Jog Z axis minus the amount of the Z Jog Increment. **
Page Up Cause Machine to Jog Z axis plus the amount of the Z Jog Increment. **
SuperCamXp-EditCnc-FunctionKeys

The EditCnc command has it's own set of function and control keys.

The purpose of the command is to enable editing and execution of the G-code files.

Control W Writes the contents of the Selected Text Buffer to the current Editor Cursor location in the text file. Modifying the coordinates if necessary.
Control R Resets the Selected Text Buffer.
Control E Modifies the Currently Selected Text.
Control Q Copies the Selected Text to the Selected Text Buffer.
ESC Exits the EditCnc Command if attached Machine is not in motion.
If Machine is in Motion the Interrupted Motion Form is presented.

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Extend Trim Info On Off Moveto DXF Mirror HPGL Rotate Editcnc Grid Export Gcode Scale Snap
Swapend Point Plot Buff Plot Item Text Text Center Text Fit X Y Z



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Published 7/6/2017 4:28:11 PM
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