Cinegy Prompter can work in "Play" and "Pause" modes.
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The modes can be switched by the "Play/Pause" button in the Prompter device window of Cinegy Studio.

In "Play" mode the text is scrolled automatically with the speed defined for the story presenter, which can be adjusted as described in the table below. In "Pause" mode all the operations are performed only using the mouse or keyboard. The same keys can perform different actions or be blocked depending on which mode you are working in.

Play Mode

The following table gives the description of the hot keys and actions they perform in "Play" mode:

Operation Resulting action
Keyboard:
<Space> • Pause text when scrolled in normal direction
• Play text in normal direction when scrolled in reverse direction
<Backspace> • Pause text when scrolled in reverse direction
• Play text in reverse direction when scrolled in normal direction
<Enter> Load cued script
<Ctrl+Enter> Send cued script to air
1 – 10 keys Change scrolling speed according to settings in the "Speed presets" section of Cinegy Prompter Configurator
All hot keys and amount of words per minute can be changed according to your needs in Cinegy Prompter Configurator.
+ Increase scrolling speed by adding 10 words to the reading rate
Decrease scrolling speed by subtracting 10 words from the reading rate
<Esc> Set scrolling speed according to the reading rate defined in Story Editor
Mouse:
Scroll up Decrease text scrolling speed
Scroll down Increase the text scrolling speed
Right-click • Pause text when scrolled in normaldirection
• Play text in normal direction when scrolled in reverse direction

Pause Mode

The following table gives the description of the hot keys and actions they perform in "Pause" mode:

Operation Resulting action
Keyboard:
<Space> Start text scrolling in normal direction
<Backspace> Start text scrolling in reverse direction
<Enter> Load cued script
<Page up> Load preceding script
<Page down> Load next script
<←> Go to script start
<→> Go to script end
<↑> Scroll text up
<↓> Scroll text down
<Home> Load the first script
<End> Load the last script
<Esc> Set scrolling speed according to the reading rate defined in Story Editor
<F12> Enable full screen mode. Pressing one more time escapes full screen mode
Mouse:
Scroll up Scroll text up
Scroll down Scroll text down

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