Installing and Using the VT320 Video Terminal

About This Manual

This manual provides the information you need to install, operate, and maintain your VT320 video terminal. The manual also provides a summary of the control functions that programmers can use when writing applications for the VT320 terminal. For more detailed programming information, you can order the VT320 Programmer Reference Manual from Digital. See Appendix B for ordering information and a complete list of related documentation.

This manual describes the international version of the VT320 terminal, for Western European countries. A North American version is also available.


This manual has seven chapters and five appendices.


Warnings, cautions, and notes appear throughout this manual. They have the following meanings.

Set-up features and keyboard keys appear in bold type.

Examples: Press the Return key.
Use the Clear Comm feature in the Set-Up Directory screen.