typematic

typematic

A keyboard feature that continues to repeat a key as long as it is held down. The speed of the repeating key as well as the time interval before the repeat begins can be set by the DOS Mode command and control panels in Windows and the Mac.
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The PS/2 version offers external printer support and typematic setting (not available on the USB version).
Standard features include a wide variety of built-in fonts; standard, latching, and typematic buttons; chart and VU-meter type level bar objects; and high level macro capability.