5250 Keystrokes

The following table lists the keystrokes that you can use with a 5250 session. For all keystrokes that involve the numeric keypad, NUMLOCK must be off. All letter keys are lowercase letters.

QuickPad, which displays in the Interact page, provides an easy way to send host commands.

Action Keystroke
Escape Attention
F1 F1
F2 F2
F3 F3
F4 F4
F5 F5
F6 F6
F7 F7
F8 F8
F9 F9
F10 F10
F11 F11
F12 F12
Scroll Lock Help
Break Clear
Tab Tab
Action Keystroke
Ctrl Reset
Backspace BackSpace
Enter Enter
Insert Insert
Home Home
Page Up Roll down
Page Down Roll up
Delete Delete
End EraseEnd
Up Arrow Up
Left Arrow Left
Down Arrow Down
Right Arrow Right
Ins Insert
Del Delete
Related Topics
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