2009-2012 Boxster – Manual

2009-2012 Boxster – Manual

Page: 13

Operating input menus

Many functions require you to enter data into the PCM. These functions include: SMS text, a telephone number, a telephone number, or a navigation destination, for example. The various input menus are adapted to the respective operating situation.

  • To enter data in an input menu, lightly touch the characters on the display.
    - or -
  • Highlight the characters by turning the right rotary knob and insert by pressing the right rotary knob .
  • Select the OK field to confirm and accept the entered data.

In addition to the letter fields, the input menus also provide a number of function fields for changing the character set displayed and for moving the cursor.

Deletes the last character entered (if the button is selected briefly) - or -
deletes all entered characters (if the button is selected and held)

Switches to positioning mode

Switches to uppercase letters

Switches to lowercase letters

Switches to numbers and punctuation marks

Switches to special symbols

Switches to insertion mode when composing a text message

Inserts a space

Deletes all entries in the input field

Calls up a stored list, for example when entering addresses for the navigation system

Confirms the entry and closes the input menu

Characters shown in gray cannot be selected.

Arranging letter fields in the input menu
The letter fields in the input menu can either be arranged alphabetically or in accordance with a computer keyboard. To find out more, please refer to the section "Setting the layout for the input menu keyboard" on page 17.

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