Scroll Through Text

Scroll Using

Options

Keyboard Keys

Press:

  • ( # ) , ( $ ) , ( ! ) or ( " ) to scroll up or down a line, or left or right one character
  • ( Home ) to move to the beginning of the current line
  • ( End ) to move to the end of the current line
  • ( Ctrl+Page Up ) to move to the beginning of a file
  • ( Ctrl+Page Down ) to move to the end of a file
  • ( Page Up ) to display the previous page
  • ( Page Down ) to display the next page
  • ( Ctrl+! ) to move to the previous word
  • ( Ctrl+" ) to move to the next word
  • ( Ctrl+# ) to move to the first column of the current line (if not already on the first column) or the first column of the previous line
  • ( Ctrl+$ ) to move to the first column of the next line
  • ( F10 ) (or select the Other | Jump menu option), type in a line number to jump to, and click on the OK button

Mouse

Click on the vertical and horizontal scroll bar to perform various scrolling functions

These functions are available only if the horizontal or the vertical bar has been enabled by the startup parameters

Vertical Scroll Bar: Click on the arrows on either end to scroll the screen up or down by one line

Click above the elevator to scroll the screen up by one page; similarly, click below the elevator to scroll the screen down by one page

You can also drag the elevator to any position in the bar; as the elevator is dragged, the editor scrolls the screen up or down accordingly

Horizontal Scroll Bar: Click on the arrows on either end to scroll the screen left or right by one column; click on either side of the elevator to scroll the screen left or right by a 1/2 screen

You can also drag the elevator to any position in the bar; as the elevator is dragged, the editor scrolls the screen left or right accordingly