VT Function Keys

Use the table below to identify the mnemonic that represents a particular VT function key. When you specify a mnemonic, enclose it in angle brackets ( < > ). For example, in the following statement, the Screen object uses the SendKeys method to transmit a Break signal function to the host.

Screen.SendKeys "<Break>"

Note: The keypad functions will send either numbers or control sequences, depending on the current mode of the keypad.

VT Function Key

Mnemonic

Backspace

Backspace

Break Signal

Break

Compose Sequence

Compose

Cursor Down

Down

Cursor Left

Left

Cursor Right

Right

Cursor Up

Up

Escape

Esc

F1

F1

F2

F2

F3

F3

F4

F4

F5

F5

F6

F6

F7

F7

F8

F8

F9

F9

F10

F10

F11

F11

F12

F12

F13

F13

F14

F14

F15

F15

F16

F16

F17

F17

F18

F18

F19

F19

F20

F20

Find

Find

Insert

Insert Here

Hold

Hold

Keypad -

Keypad -

Keypad ,

Keypad ,

Keypad Enter

Keypad Enter

Keypad .

Keypad .

Keypad 0

Keypad 0

Keypad 1

Keypad 1

Keypad 2

Keypad 2

Keypad 3

Keypad 3

Keypad 4

Keypad 4

Keypad 5

Keypad 5

Keypad 6

Keypad 6

Keypad 7

Keypad 7

Keypad 8

Keypad 8

Keypad 9

Keypad 9

Next Screen

Next

PF1

PF1

PF2

PF2

PF3

PF3

PF4

PF4

Previous Screen

Prev

Print Screen

Print

Remove

Remove

Select

Select

Setup

Setup

Tab

Tab