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I constantly split my terminal windows accidentally by pressing Cmd+D (it's so close to Cmd+F). I have no idea how to undo this. Any ideas?

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To undo the split, press Shift+Cmd+D (you can also do it from the View > Close Split Pane menu option).

If you wish to reassign the keyboard shortcut for View > Split Pane (Cmd+D) to something else to prevent anything from happening when you accidentally press Cmd+D, you can do it by going to System Preferences > Keyboard > Keyboard Shortcuts, adding the and entering the menu title (Split Pane) with a different shortcut.

Terminal keyboard shortcuts (from dashkards): Terminal keyboard shortcuts

Also see:
Apple - Create keyboard shortcuts for applications

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Amazing. Thanks. – Accipheran Oct 11 '13 at 7:03
What a life saver! Thanks! – Moogs Mar 23 at 22:04

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