Keyboard shortcuts are combinations and oft-struck keys that help you work faster, or do more with less typing.

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Is there any keyboard shortcut for “Arrange By” mails sorting feature in Outlook 2007?

In outlook to sort the mails by different attributes like From, Date, To i have to use Right Click of the Mouse to get the navigation panel in Outlook. Is there any shortcut which is available in ...
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Did Firefox stop supporting command+shift+R to hard refresh?

I'm using Firefox 37.0.1 on Mac I've always used cmd+shift+R to reload the cache, but it no longer works. The Firefox keyboard shortcuts page still lists it for "Reload (override cache)." I've tried ...
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How can I bookmark a page to a folder with my keyboard in chrome?

When I press Ctrl-d on chrome, I get the pretty bookmarked dialog. From there, I can click on "Add to folder" button and use my keyboard to choose the folder I want to place the bookmark in. However, ...
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What is the shortcut for mac safari pinch operation?

I noticed there is a decent view of mac safari showing my open pages in a widgets view. Currently, I use pinch operation on my pad to do this. But I am prefer to use my external keyboard. So, what is ...
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Keyboard shortcut to extend to 2nd monitor in vmplayer?

I am using Vmware player and my host OS is Windows 8 (guest OS is Lubuntu 14.04). I removed the top bar of my VMplayer because I found it annoying. I did this by going into ...
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Mac OS X thinks my “Windows” key is a “Control” key

I am using a Windows keyboard—a Poseidon Z Thermaltake—on my Macbook pro. I’m trying to keep the mappings between the laptop and the keyboard the same (so ctrl = ctrl, windows = alt/option, alt = ...
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Excel - keyboard shortcut to double click on format painter

Double clicking on Format Painter has the effect of allowing you to click a few times and apply the same format in all those places. Alt-H-FP has the same effect as a single click on format painter. ...
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Need information about Registry String Values

I am referring to a post on this link Disable control+enter when typing a message in Lync As per this post, we need to different set of String Values for specific key combinations. I am trying to ...
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What are the mouse/keyboard sequences for cut-and-paste on Ubuntu VirtualBox?

I have a non-graphical Ubuntu installed inside VirtualBox under Windows. I've installed VBoxGuestAdditions (and enabled bidirectional Drag'n'Drop - for the hell of it). However, none of the following ...
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Is there a way to change the keyboard shortcuts for an application in OSX?

I'd like to know if it's possible to change the key bindings for menu selections in OS X? In particular, when I'm using Firefox and I want to bring up the Network developer tools panel, the keyboard ...
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How can I disable the Run Hotkey in Windows 8.1?

I want to use alt+R as a hotkey on a website, but everytime I press it, Run opens instead. Is there any way to disable this feature?
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Place cursor into visible text on Mac

When I open a long text file in TextEdit or other text editor and scroll down using the PageDown key, the cursor doesn't move. When I press an arrow to move the cursor, the editor scrolls back to the ...
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Windows 7 lock screen keyboard shortcuts to log off user/unlock box, who locked machine?

What key combinations are available on Windows 7's welcome/lock screen to force a user to log off who previously locked the machine? I know there is one, a colleague who now left used it all the time ...
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Hotkey to open filter drop down menu in merged cell in Excel 2010

I use Excel 2010 and use Alt+Down arrow to open filter drop down menus. Sometimes my header contains vertically merged cells (e.g. autofilters are in the second row and in some columns cells in rows ...
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How to move selected track to top of playlist

In foobar2000's playlist editor, is there any simple way to move the currently selected track(s) either to the top of the list or to after the currently playing track? I used to have a shortcut key to ...
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configure keyboard shortcut to enable/disable chrome extension

Is there a way to configure a keyboard shortcut for enabling or disabling Chrome extensions? I want to disable extensions by default and enable them only when needed.
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NOT A DUPLICATE! How to change keystroke for start menu in windows 7 [duplicate]

In Windows (7 at least) the WINDOWS key by itself opens the Start menu. I would like to change this so that WINDOWS + SPACE opens the Start menu, and so that the WINDOWS key by itself does nothing. ...
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Is it possible to override built-in system shortcuts in OSX with App Shortcuts?

I set up ⌘↑ to maximize / restore windows (via System Preferences > Keyboard > Shortcuts > App Shortcuts > "Zoom"). I chose that combination because it's closest to the Windows combination for the ...
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What is the most practical way to open a File Explorer to the current directory in a File Explorer?

Currently I'm doing the following to open a file explorer to the same directory: Click the address bar & copy the address Win + E & paste the address to the address bar Is there a shorter ...
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Open PicPick ImageEditor in a new blank image mode with a shortcut

I am able to open the PicPick Image Editor with a shortcut in the 'Pick a task' mode but I would like to learn whether it's possible to set up a shortcut that would open the Image Editor in a 'new ...
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Need to automatic “translate page” process or fix it. In google chrome

I am aware that question come up few times, but my problem is more specific. In my job in necessary to spend 5-6 hours a day to do website search of various company around the globe. I need to ...
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Type a backtick in a single press [duplicate]

I use backticks in programming on mostly OS X but sometimes Windows. Can I configure the system so that I can type them in a single press? I don't care for those òìè just these `
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Go to Google Chrome shortcut in Windows 8

I have Windows 8.1. Because of the nature of my work, I have several application windows open at any given point in time. I know that in order to cycle between various application windows, one may use ...
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How can I use my presenter in other applications than PowerPoint?

I have a presenter from Kensington (Model #33374) with a USB dongle. It works well in PowerPoint, but I'd like to use it to control a kiosk-like web application that runs in Google Chrome. I ...
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How to change the default IME input method in Windows 8.1?

I would like to know if there is a way to change the default input method while writing in Japanese. I have several keyboard languages installed and change between them using the shortcut Windows + ...
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Sublime User Keybindings Error

I am running sublime text 3 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I added the following line to the user key bindings: { "keys": ["ctrl+alt+shift+s"], "command": "save_all" } Following this forum: Sublime Save All ...
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Firefox with Vimperator: how to remap the shortcut to the vimperator search bar?

I'm trying to remap the default Vimperator find on page key "/" to "\f" but without luck. I've tried this command: :nmap \f / but it doesn't work. And a Google search didn't bring any good ...
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Is there a keyboard shortcut to open the associated link of an RSS item in Thunderbird?

I'd like to be able to scroll through an RSS feed in Thunderbird (which I know I can do using the F key shortcut) and then open the associated website with an item when it's selected using a keyboard ...
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Adding keyboard shortcuts for command prompt on Windows 7

For command prompt I'd like to add keyboard shortcuts, that I cannot find in the properties or default windows. The keyboard shortcuts I have in mind are: Ctrl+A for select all Ctrl+C for copy ...
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How can I exit Pass Through mode in Pentadactyl when the Escape key is captured?

Steps to reproduce: Visit this page. It is a JSFiddle consisting entirely of window.onkeydown = function(e) { e.preventDefault(); }; Click inside the gray area, under the white top bar, to give ...
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How to assign a shortcut key for enabling and disabling touchpad on a Windows 8.1 laptop?

As we all know that touchpad causes inconvenience when typing. So how can I disable it when typing quickly using a assigned(self or pre) shortcut key on a Windows 8.1 laptop. I had searched about it ...
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AutoHotKey doesn't detect volume knob

Please bear in mind, I'm extremely new to AHK, but Google and Superuser have turned up nothing so far. AHK doesn't seem to detect VOLUME_UP or VOLUME_DOWN when using the volume knob on my keyboard. ...
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iTerm2 hotkey window activates non-hotkey windows

When I set iTerm2's hotkey mode on Mavericks, opening the hotkey window also brings any open non-hotkey terminal windows to the front. Is it possible to have iTerm bring focus only to the hotkey ...
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What's the purpose of the the 'when' selection when setting up keyboard shortcuts in eclipse?

I'm trying to set up some keyboard shortcuts in eclipse. As well as requiring the binding, it also wants a 'when' selection from a combo box. The question is - what is effect does this selection ...
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How to configure Thunderbird Quick Filter toolbar shortcut

In recent versions of Thunderbird, they changed behavior of Quick Filters search toolbar. I use it very heavily on thousands of mails. Now pressing Escape, will close it, and there is no quick way to ...
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How can I assign Excel keyboard shortcuts for macros that use keys other than Ctrl + {alpha character}

I would like to assign keyboard shortcuts to Excel macros that use keys other than the standard Ctrl + {alpha character}. Based on this post it sounds like it is possible but I am not sure how: ...
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How to unselect Excel Cell using Keyboard Shortcut?

One can select multiple Excel cells (either contiguously or not) using the keyboard shortcut Ctrl+Click. How do you deselect one or more of these previously-selected cells?
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Shift+Scroll in Firefox goes through history

Most programs allow you to Shift+Scroll to scroll horizontally in a window. Google Chrome does this, my editors do this, most programs do this. Firefox is smart and uses Shift+Scroll to go through ...
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How to switch Google Chrome user profiles with one keyboard shortcut?

Question I have set up a "Work" and a "Home" user profile in Google Chrome. I'd like to switch between them with one keyboard shortcut. Is that somehow possible? What I don't want Using a long ...
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How to avoid delete confirmation in LibreOffice Calc for OSX

Windows users can avoid the pesky delete confirmation dialog in Calc by using their Delete key instead of Backspace (according to the documentation) My Macbook only has a Delete key and so I can't ...
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Assigning keyboard shortcut to OSX's “New Terminal at Folder” service does not work

I often use right click > Services > New Terminal at Folder to do terminal commands at particular place so now I wanted to assign a keyboard shortcut to it. However, no matter what shortcut I ...
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“Ctrl” + “Alt” Fallback to “AltGr” on German Layout

I’m using Windows 7 and Windows 8 with a german Keyboard layout. When using Programms that use a Shortcut involving ctrl+alt, the layout falls back to using AltGr, not allowing me to use that ...
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Display on screen the currently pressed keys (Windows) [closed]

I am looking for a tool that would show on the screen which keys I am currently pressing. It should show all the keys pressed, and as soon as I release a key - it should dissapear. I have tried many ...
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Shortcut to maximize the last application that was in focus

I wanted to know how i can switch between applications that are running using the keyboard shortcut.Say I have 4 applications running xcode , terminal , chrome and foo. Now suppose I am on chrome and ...
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Vim and TMux keys coexits

I am configuring vim and tmux. I configured the tab navigation in vim like this: map <M-Left> <Esc>:tabprev<CR> map <M-Right> <Esc>:tabnext<CR> map <C-T> ...
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Chrome has so weak implementations of undo and redo. Can we do something about this?

For as long as I've been using Chrome (many years) I have never been able to successfully use its undo and redo functions. I found them very weak and nearly useless or unusable. Mainly: Undo ...
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Remove shutdown/reset dialog keyboard shortcut

I am often using Ctrl-V (not Cmd-V) inside of some application (ie: source control popup in IntelliJ IDEA), lately, it started popping up an OS dialog asking me if I want to Restart, Sleep, Cancel of ...
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Alt gr not working on rdp

we use windows 7 on hyperv 2012 r2 if I can connect to virtual pc via console, I can use altgr+3 or altgr+4 button combination. however, I can't use these combination when I connect to device via rdp ...
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Is there a shortcut key to run a query PHPMyAdmin?

I run a lot of queries in phpmyadmin because it has a very nice display compared to mysql command line usage. I find it very inconvenient to always have to click the go button instead of pressing a ...
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Shortcut key to attach the open Excel file in Outlook [closed]

What is the shortcut key to attach the currently open Excel file in Outlook?