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Article #112 (419 is last):
Newsgroups: freenet.sci.comp.atari.questions
From: ae501
Subject: HELP KEY
Date: Sun Jul 30 09:21:47 1989


HOW DO YOU ACTIVATE THE HELP KEY ON ATARI'S ?
INFORMATION WOULD BE GREATLY APPRITIATED.

** Answered by JOHN SUCHY (aa271) on Mon Jun 15 03:21:34 1987 **

        The help key is always active.
The only way to use it, however, is by
POKE-ing its special memory location.
I believe the location is 732 (decimal).Try this little program:               
        10 H=PEEK(732)
        20 POKE 732,0
        30 POSITION 10,10
        40 PRINT H
        50 GOTO 10
Start it running, then play around with
the HELP, SHIFT, and CONTROL keys.  
Then delete line 20 and see what happens.  (You will have to BREAK out of this
program.
        Good luck!
                        Your Co-sysop
                        John E. Suchy
                        aa271
          Thanks for asking.


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