Newton Glossary

An almost definitive guide to Newton-related terms and trivia.

Keyboard Equivalent

A command entered using a keyboard that produces the equivalent action of tapping a specific button or choosing from a picker.

When the user holds down the “Command” key on a keyboard connected to a Newton OS 2.1 device, a slip appears displaying all of the keyboard equivalents available for the current application.

Screenshot of the Keyboard Equivalent Slip


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