PAC Mate BX400

Owner’s Manual

August 2005


  1. Welcome
  2. PAC Mate Basics
  3. PAC Mate Hardware
  4. Setting Up PAC Mate
  5. Connecting the PAC Mate
  6. Using PAC Mate Programs
  7. Contacting Freedom Scientific


  1. PAC Mate Commands
  2. Special Considerations
  3. Unsupported Items
  4. Alpha Braille Reference
  5. Numeric Braille Reference
  6. Grade 2 Braille Reference
  7. Computer Braille Reference
  8. PAC Mate with a Braille Display

Freedom Scientific BLV Group, LLC
11800 31st Court North
St. Petersburg, Florida 33716-1805

Information in this document is subject to change without notice. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or any means electronic or mechanical, for any purpose, without the express written permission of Freedom Scientific.

Copyright © 2005 Freedom Scientific BLV Group, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

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Intel is a registered trademark of Intel Corporation.

Portions of International CorrectSpell spelling correction system 1993 by Lernout & Hauspie Speech Products N.V. All rights reserved.

Notice To Users

Federal Communications Commission Notice

This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:

Supplied Software

Copyright laws prohibit reproducing the software or the manual accompanying it in whole or in part, or renting the software without the permission of the copyright holder. In no event will Freedom Scientific, LLC. be liable for any financial damage, or loss of profits, including claims made by third parties, arising out of the use of the software supplied with this computer. In the event a problem occurs with this software as a result of defective manufacturing, Freedom Scientific, LLC will replace it. However, Freedom Scientific bears no other responsibility. The software provided with this computer cannot be used with equipment other than that which is so designated. Please note that, due to continued efforts to improve quality, the software specifications may be changed without notice. Operation of this computer with software other than that provided is not covered by the warranty.