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What is the keyboard shortcut for Exposé on Mac OS X ?

I am trying to find/change shortcut for expose'. Other docs refer to an option in Keyboard Shortcuts to change "Expose and spaces". Where are these on os x 10.8.4? As can be seen in screenshot they ...
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How to Auto-Select Only Window in Expose (OSX Lion)

Exposé doesn't automatically set focus on any window when called. Can this be changed? Background: Normally a Windows/Cygwin user, but I've migrated to Lion because it's desktop + multi-touch works ...
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1answer
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Can I use a Terminal command to switch to a specific space in OS X 10.6?

Is there any terminal command I can use to switch directly to a space in OS X 10.6 ? Something like: spaces switch 2
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How can I switch spaces on OS X without the keyboard?

I want to know if there is a way I can switch spaces on OS X without using control+1 or control+(arrow key). For some reason this is locking up my keyboard. It probably has to do with another program ...
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'Show Desktop' Mission Control/Expose Not Functioning [OSX 10.7 Lion]

I have recently upgraded to OS X Lion. I have mapped the keys via Mission Control preFpane as follows: F9 is 'Mission Control', F10 is 'Show Desktop'. F11 is 'Application Windows' F9 and F11 works as ...
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Exposé in 10.7: When exposing “Application Windows”, how do you show only the windows in the current space?

This is basically the same question as Exposé in 10.6: When exposing "Application Windows", how do you show only the windows in the current space?, but with 10.7 Lion. In Mac OS X 10.7 ...
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OS X Lion Mission Control - Why can't I organize my spaces the way I want to?

I just updated to Lion today and found at about the new Mission Control. I like it a lot (maybe because I'm pretty new to OS X and didn't now about spaces before, because I actually read a lot of ...
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1answer
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How do Exposé and Spaces work in OS X?

How do Exposé and Spaces work in OS X? I am looking for details like When do these applications start? What framework do they use to create these effects? Any other details might help me ...
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Can I close windows/quit applications directly from the expose interface?

I find myself periodically closing several windows by accessing them through the expose interface. It's really a pain to enter expose mode, click on a window, close it, and then switch to expose again ...
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Can OS X Expose show hidden applications?

Is it possible for OS X's Expose to display hidden applications? It currently only shows displayed and minimized windows, hidden application (and their windows) are not displayed. I'm running OS X ...
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How to change expose settings for a specific space on osx

Is there a way to change expose settings for a specific space? reason: sometimes I run windows in another space full screen. I don't like things happening when I put my cursor in the corner. ...
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Tiling Windows on Mac [closed]

Can you recommend a good free Tiling Window Manager for Mac OS X? Open Source would be a plus, but it's not required. NOTE: I know about Expose', but it doesn't "tile" the windows as far as I know ...
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How do you use a Mac without a mouse?

So I was using my Mac Mini and decided to set the application button on Logic Click mouse to open Exposé. I had this set up at one time and found it useful. So I open the Exposé control panel and took ...
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Old (Leopard) Expose on Snow Leopard (for mac)

I'm amazed this question hasn't been asked here. There are many discussions about it out there and even a way to remove the blue glow. Of course I've already filed my complaint with apple... Is there ...
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How to make Exposé in Snow Leopard hide minimized windows?

Exposé shows the minimized windows under a faint line on the bottom third of the screen. How can I make Exposé HIDE those minimized windows, in Snow Leopard?
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Exposé will not stay open on iMac Snow Leopard with “F3” or “Fn +F9”

When I hit F3 to go to expose (or fn + F9), it pops up for a fraction of a second then disappears again. I have only had my iMac a week and have not installed anything beyond a couple of widgets and ...
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1answer
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Exposé in 10.6: When exposing “Application Windows”, how do you show only the windows in the current space?

In Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, If you activate the "Application Windows" Exposé function, it will show all of that applications windows, whether they're in the current Space or not. Is there a way to ...
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Logitech G5 2007 Edition with Mac OS X Snow Leopard, 5th button not invoking Exposé

I'm using a Logitech G5 2007 Edition mouse with my Mac. I've had it since Tiger, and everything has worked fine. I use the 4th button (the back arrow button) to show all windows in Exposé and I use ...
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Better layout of Expose on Leopard

Is it possible for Expose on Mac OS X Leopard to arrange the preview windows in a more optimal manner? After a while on superuser, opening up a new windows for each question that interests me, Expose ...
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Cmd-Tab suddenly stopped working, and my Dock is unresponsive, what do I do?

command ⌘+tab⇥ and my Exposé shortcuts have stopped working, and clicking/mousing over dock icons has no effect. What's wrong? What can I do to get things back?