# B.2. pico

## B.2.1. Running

% pico -w filename

## B.2.2. Using

• Cursor keys should work to move the cursor.

• Type to insert text under the cursor.

• The menu bar has ^X commands listed. This means hold down CTRL and press the letter involved, eg CTRL-W to search for text.

• CTRL-Oto save.

## B.2.3. Exiting

Follow the menu bar, if you are in the midst of a command. Use CTRL-X from the main menu.

## B.2.4. Gotchas

Line wraps are automatically inserted unless the -w flag is given on the command line. This often causes problems when strings are wrapped in the middle of code and similar. \\ \hline

## B.2.5. Help

CTRL-G from the main menu, or just read the menu bar.