Quick Reference

ControlPad

Quick Reference

Built-In Codes

ControlPad comes pre-populated with some special commands:

5Minimize all windows
9Close the active window
8Maximize or Restore the active window
7Minimize the active window
900Open the Commands INI file
901Open the Options dialog
902Open the Code List dialog
905Toggle SpeedPad
9999Exit ControlPad
9998Reload ControlPad

Beeper Codes Syntax

ControlPad supports a special command code syntax that if used, will set a beeper alert at a chosen time:

++XBeep in X minutes (e.g. ++5 or ++2.5)
+XXXXBeep at XX:XX (24 hour clock, must be 4 digits. e.g. +0900 or +1800)
+Disable any previously set beeper.

When the alert beeps, press ESC to turn it off.

Special Commands Syntax

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~Internal Command~OpenCommandFile
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@Hidden Command@cmd.exe /c ipconfig > log.txt && start log.txt
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*code*code*12*13

Keyboard

Numpad * Press and HoldActivates the code input window.
Numpad *If the code window is active, clears the input.
Numpad /If the code window is active and a code is entered, opens the command input dialog.
Numpad EnterIf the code window is active and a code is entered, executes a command.
Numpad -If the code window is active, hides it.

Keyboard (in Laptop Mode)

F12 Press and HoldActivates the code input window.
F12If the code window is active, clears the input.
F10If the code window is active and a code is entered, opens the command input dialog.
EnterIf the code window is active and a code is entered, executes a command.
F11If the code window is active, hides it.

System Tray Menu

You may access some common ControlPad actions using the system tray menu