CALL FNKEY
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Contents

Effect

Restores the specific contents of the function keys in Arabic mode, after they have been modified by using the KEY instruction.

Key Display String Key Display String
F1 color "color" F6 (*) _dcolor "_dcolor"
F2 _arb1 "_arb1" F7 (**) _arb2 or _arb0 "_arb2" or "_arb0"
F3 goto "goto" F8 (***) _engl "_engl"
F4 list "list" F9 (****) list "list."+CHR$(13)
F5 run "run"+CHR$(13) F10 run CHR$(12)+"run"+CHR$(13)

(*) not on Bawareth Perfect computers with a 1987 Arabic BASIC version (3.21 - 3.30).
(**) see below
(***) _latin for "_latin" on Sakhr AX-170F and AX-350IIF
(*****) _arb0 on Bawareth Perfect machines with 1990 version of Arabic Basic

Contents of F7 key

  • _arb2 on Sakhr MSX1 computers
  • _arb0 on Sakhr MSX2 computers and Bawareth Perfect machines with 1987 version of Arabic Basic
  • _auto for "_auto" on Bawareth Perfect machines with 1990 version of Arabic Basic
  • _trans when using an Arabic Sakhr Basic cartridge or the equivalent option on Sakhr AX-370: Arabic/English toggle for MSX-BASIC programming

Syntax

CALL FNKEY

Related to

KEY

Compatibility

Arabic BASIC 1.0 and higher