How Do I Boot a 35 Key Series 3000 DOS Device into Command Mode?

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Question

How Do I Boot a 35 Key Series 3000 DOS Device into Command Mode?

Facts

All 35 key DOS devices

Answer

Series 3000 Dos terminals must be booted into command mode in order to load an application.  There are different boot sequences depending on the number of keys on the device’s keypad.   This article explains how to boot a 35 key unit into command mode.
  1. With the unit powered down press and hold the Backspace and Shift keys.
  2. While continuing to hold Backspace and Shift, press and release the Power button.
  3. Release the Backspace and Shift buttons.
  4. The unit will now boot into Command Mode.