Tablet Fitaly 5 Editor
The Fitaly Editor is launched by tapping the
key on the sidebar.
It provides three different views of your slidefile. You can view your
- for a given direction
- for a given letter
- for a special key
It also provides a view of all your glossary entries which can be
viewed by short forms.
Each of these views offers an Add, Edit, and Delete button as well as
Slides by Direction
The Slides by direction
tab allows you to view
letter slides defined for a given direction. In the picture below you
see the slides defined for the North direction.
The Letter slides
tab allows you to view the
slides defined for a given letter.
In the picture below you see the slides defined for the letter e
Special Key Slides
The Special Key slides
tab allows you to view the
slides defined for a given special key.
Special keys are all the Fitaly keys that are not letters.
Note that the fitaly
logo on the caption is
treated as a
key which means that you can also use it for slides. In the picture
below we see all the slides defined for the control
tab allows you to view all your
entries, their short forms and their expansions. If you want to jump to
a short form starting with as
you just type as
in the Find Short Form
Adding and Editing
Adding or editing slide definitions or glossary entries is very similar.
To add a new entry you select one of the Slide tabs or the Glossary tab
and tap the Add button. To edit an existing entry you select it in the
Slide or Glossary view and then tap the Edit button.
The Add and Edit dialogs are built on the same model for slide
definitions and glossary entries. The upper part defines the type of
slide or the abbreviation. In the case of a slide you will see for
which key and in which direction you define a slide. In the case of a
glossary entry you can fill in the short form you want to use for an
The multi line editor is the place where you insert the text that is to
You may insert macros using the powerful Fitaly
by tapping the Insert Macro ...
Optionally a display form can be added for an entry if you want it to
be displayed with a more descriptive name in the preview window.
||In this example a new slide definition is added for the
Ctrl key in the North direction.
It will produce the Ctrl+A function that selects all.
It will be displayed as select all when it is
suggested in the preview window.
You can delete one or more slide definitions or glossary entries by
selecting them and tapping the Delete
Multiple selection is supported using the Shift and Ctrl keys.
The order in which entries are stored in the slidefile or glossary is
relevant because it has an influence on how the entries are displayed
when they are suggested as possible choices in the preview window above
To rearrange the order of your entries you use the Move Up
Note that you can only rearrange the order of entries that belong to
the same category, i.e. slide definitions for the same key and the same
direction or expansions with the same short form.
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