We are all used to the
On Client Access screen, click Assist.
Select Popup Keypad Setup
Select the IBM default Popup keypad
On the Customize keypad windows:
Pull down the function window.
highlight the "Edit Copy" or "Edit Paste" function
Assign these function to one of the button of the keypad by clicking the desired button.
Click on File, SaveAs
Save it on your harddrive as
Back to the Popup keypad setup,
Click on User-Defined Radio button
Make sure to save your C/A Session to permanently keep this setting.
Now by pressing the mouse right button, it should pop up the keypad with the
Note: you can customize this keypad many ways, for example, I have customized a button to a macro previously recorded to start printers, so instead of typing the whole command STRPRTWTR Dev(xxx) OUTQ(yyy) etc..., I just click a button. You might want to have more button on it, up to 4 keypads, change the colors, etc.. Hey play with it!!
If you want to copy the whole screen to a World document, you can always use the
This was first published in June 2001