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Grid set settings in Grid 3

Open the Grid Set whose settings you wish to change, click on the Menu bar, then Settings and Grid Set (you can also press F10 to access settings).



To change the appearance of the cell for this grid set in Grid Explorer.


A brief description of the grid set, and its intended use.


Choose what will happen when the writing area cell is selected (either speak the text, or move the cursor).
Choose if you want symbols to be used with the text in the writing area. Click Symbol Libraries to select which symbol set(s) you would like to use.


If there is an online manual for this grid set, you can provide a URL here. Grid set manuals can be accessed from the Menu bar when the grid is in use.

Grid set analysis

Grid set analysis allows you to bring up detailed information about the grid set. Use to check for consistency regarding grid size, symbol sets and styles.



General information including name, number of grids and language. This section will alert you if there are any ‘orphaned’ grids which can’t be reached from the home grid.

Grid sizes

Check whether grid sizes are consistent across the grid set. This is particularly useful if it will be used with a key guard.


Information on which symbol sets have been used. Useful when you want to ensure that a symbol set is used consistently throughout, and also when preparing grid sets for use in Grid Player.

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