Entering Characters

Enter alphanumeric characters using the keyboard and numeric keys on the operation panel.
You can also enter characters using a commercial USB keyboard connected to the machine.

Entering Characters Using the Operation Panel

You can enter letters, numbers, and symbols using the operation panel.
The type of characters that you can enter may be limited depending on the item.
If the value input range is limited, the value that you can enter is displayed in parentheses ( ) next to the input field.
Changing the Character Type
Select [a] or [1/#] for the type of character to enter.
You cannot change the character type for items whose character type is limited.
Entering Characters and Spaces
Tap the character or symbol to enter.
Press [] or [] to show characters that are not visible on the screen.
To enter uppercase characters, tap [].
To enter a space, tap [Space]. You can also enter a space by moving the cursor to the end of the characters and tapping [].
Deleting Characters
Tap [] to delete one character.
Tap and hold [] to continuously delete characters.
Moving the Cursor
Tap [] or [].
Entering Numbers Using the Numeric Keys
The numeric keys appear for items that only allow numbers.
Tap the numbers on the numeric keys to enter a value.
To delete a number, tap [].
When [] and [] are displayed, you can tap these to move the cursor.
When [+] and [-] or a slider appears instead of the keyboard or numeric keys, tap or drag these to set the value. Set the value using the [+] and [-] buttons or the slider.

Entering Characters Using a USB Keyboard

You can enter characters in the same way as a computer by connecting a commercial USB keyboard to the USB port on the front or back of the machine. Front Side/Rear Side
* You can still enter characters using the operation panel when a USB keyboard is connected to the machine.
The connected USB keyboard can be disconnected from the machine at anytime. You do not need to cancel the connection first.
[Backspace], [Home], [End], and other keys may not be usable. Pressing an unusable key does not enter a character.
Depending on the display language, some characters may not be entered correctly.
Depending on the type of USB keyboard, it may not operate properly.
You can specify the USB keyboard layout (US layout or UK layout). [English Keyboard Layout]