Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I was typing into Google Chrome's address bar and I think I hit some keys by accident that right aligned the text in the bar. This is very annoying! What might I have pressed? How can I change this back?

alt text

share|improve this question
1  
More like, how do you align text to the right?! :p –  danixd Sep 8 '10 at 15:15
add comment

3 Answers 3

up vote 20 down vote accepted

Looks like it relates to Right To Left language support. Try hitting:

LeftShift+LeftControl

at the same time to see if it resolves.

share|improve this answer
    
Excellent, thank you! –  Liam Sep 8 '10 at 15:42
    
Glad it worked! –  JNK Sep 8 '10 at 15:42
add comment

I've done this so many times to myself you'd think I'd know it by heart... but I don't. I don't even have access to a Windows machine right now to give more exact details. But essentially, you should be able to right-click the address box and somewhere in the context menu there should be right-to-left and left-to-right alignment options...

As for what keys were pressed to do that? I don't know. I've yet to figure that one out myself.

share|improve this answer
1  
...There's no context options for this in Chrome. –  JNK Sep 8 '10 at 15:30
add comment

Point your mouse cursor to Address Bar and Press together with Shift+Control+X

share|improve this answer
    
Doesn't work for me in Chrome –  mtak Jun 16 at 12:49
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.