Vor Vor - 5 months ago 10
Linux Question

How to scroll up and down in sliced "screen" terminal

I just installed

screen
and like the idea to divide linux terminal into multiple pieces. But I can't figure out one thing: How to scroll up and down, when I'm in
screen
. When I'm using regular linux terminal I can achieve this with
Shift + Pg Up
or
Shift _ Pg Dn
. but unfortunatelly it doesn't work in divided terminal.

That's what I mean when saying
screen
and divided terminal:
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And that's a regular termina (just in case):
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Answer

Try control+a, then escape. After that, you should be able to move your cursor around using the arrow keys.