Function Key List
WinOrbit uses function keys to speed some important operations (each of
these functions can also be selected using the mouse, of course). Function
keys (like F1) can be used with Shift (sF1), Alt (aF1), or
Control (cF1) to perform different tasks. Also, check the various
window menus, for additional function key possibilities.
F1 - Help (takes you to the contents page or or other relevant part of
sF1 - Satellite Information (general or specific, depending on context)
cF1 - Satellite Information (from
F2 - Activate the Main Window
sF2 - Activate the Info Window
F3 - Activate the next (or first) map window.
sF3 - Activate the previous map window.
cF3 - Activate the current map window (for the currently-tracked or
sF4 - Tile windows.
sF5 - Cascade (stagger) windows.
F5 - Update all tracking maps to the current time.
F6 - Real-time mode.
sF6 - Step mode.
cF6 - Pseudo-real-time mode.
F7 - Update all tracking maps to the reference time.
F8 - Update all tracking maps to the current time.
F9 - Show next visible pass for all satellites.
cF9 - Show all currently visible satellites at Observer's QTH.
Map Window Functions
F5 - Clear and redraw map.
F9 - Show next visible pass for current satellite.
sF9 - Show Keps in use for this satellite.
cF9 - Show all DX stations currently visible from this satellite.
F12 - Begin tracking the currently-displayed satellite (forces the Info
window to refer to this satellite - same as selecting the satellite in the Main
Window scrolling list).
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