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

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Outlook shortcut keys for “Categories” not working

I have assigned shortcut keys for 4 Categories in Outlook, assigning them to Ctrl+F2 through Ctrl+F5 using the dropdown in the Categories-dialog. However, none of the shortcuts are working, i.e. ...
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JSON editor with keyboard shortcuts

I'm trying to improve my workflow a bit, and I've identified one bottleneck that takes a lot of my time: when editing JSON files, I spend an awful lot of time on boilerplate like duplicating objects ...
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Byobu type keybindings for tmux

I have been using Byobu for some time now and really enjoying it. But now thinking of moving back to tmux. The reason is given in the later half of the question. First of all, the question: The ...
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Keyboard shortcut to select the first result of a Regex search in Sublime Text 3

I attempt since 2 days now to config a shortcut to search for regex (regular expression) in the code and only select the first occurrence without automatic replacement. It allow me to navigate easily ...
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Keyboard shortcut to search for selected/highlighted text

In Chrome, you can highlight some text on a web page and use the right-click context menu to open a google search for the selected text in a new tab. It would be super convenient if I could access ...
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Cannot use Cmd+Enter in Google result page to open links in new tabs after upgrading to Yosemite

I enabled Google result page's shortkeys, so when searching for something, in the result page, pressing down arrow on my keyboard would make the pointer arrow to point to the first result, and that ...
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Open Bookmark page from Bookmark Manager on Google Chrome in Mac OS

I'm trying to find a shortcut that opens a web page from Bookmark Manager on Chrome. I couldn't find a way that doesn't use the mouse. I tried command+down arrow, but this shortcut doesn't open the ...
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Cygwin Alt-x not working… but other Alt- keys are fine

I like to use alt-x in tmux for copy-mode. This is fine on my Linux machine, but in Windows' Cygwin's xterm the Alt-x key does nothing. I used AutoHotkey to check that other Windows applications can ...
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How to jump to the bottom of the terminal input history after a long lookback?

I usually browse my terminal history really far into the past by pressing the ↑ key to to find something, and after I got that I would like to go to the bottom of the input history, to the now empty ...
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MS Excel 2013 keyboard shortcut to set focus on name box [on hold]

I'm looking to create a macro to save on my personal workbook to set focus on the name box. I'm using MS Excel 2013 on a device with Windows 8.1. Thanks, Ezequiel
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Can I use a sequential key binding like Ctrl-x Ctrl-s in Sublime Text?

I'm trying out Sublime Text. I've been an Emacs (in Evil mode) user for several years. As a result I have Ctrl-x Ctrl-s for save deeply embedded in my muscle memory (so deeply embedded that I ...
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Keyboard shortcut for copying filepath in MsOffice 2013

For example, in Word2010, you can copy the document filepath pressing: Alt, F, Tab , Ctrl+C. In Word 2013, the last Ctrl+C does not copy the filepath because then you have the options of: a) Copy ...
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Shortcut to paste text not from clipboard

I am looking for a shortcut key similar to Ctrl + V, which pastes a particular text (which is not in clipboard). So, if I deal with my email address a lot, instead of typing it, can I configure a ...
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Lenovo X1 Carbon key combination for [Insert], [Print Screen], etc

Lack of Insert key (required for Copy/Paste in many Linux programs) kills me. I once saw this list somewhere, but lost its reference. Looking for key combination (probably Fn with something else) of: ...
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Sublime Text Show Filanames when using Ctrl+Tab to Browse Opened files

Is there a way to show the list of files when I browse the open files using ctrl+tab keyboard shortcuts. It can be useful in selecting an appropriate file easily and visually. Not a deal-breaker but ...
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Firefox completely ignores my shortcut settings on OSX

On OSX, I've set "Console da web" (web console, in portuguese) to Meta + D, on System Preferences. It show correctly on the menu. When I press Meta + D, though, it opens "Favorites" instead. Why is ...
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Is it possible to add application specific key-bindings?

Is it possible to create keyboard shortcut to run an application specific function? I know how to create system wide keyboard shortcuts through Settings > Keyboard > Shortcuts, but I don't see a ...
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Logitech keyboard periodically “locks up”

I'm on Windows 7 with a wired logitech G15 keyboard connected via USB. If I hit the left "control" key twice in succession the keyboard goes into haywire mode: The lights on the keyboard that ...
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How can I disable function keys in Chrome?

Those classic MS-DOS games over at archive.org has brought back many memories. Being able to play them on a current computer, through the browser, is so much fun. Since these games were certainly not ...
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How do I use visual studio debugging shortcuts on a Mac?

I want to use 'Step into' debugging in visual studio. I saw question this, 'chrome developer debugging shortcuts on a mac'. I did 'Step over' method but I still can't do 'Step into' method. How do ...
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Terminator needs several key presses to recognize/register shortcut

I am using terminator keybinding (F1 key) to show/hide the terminal window on Fedora 21/xfce4. Problem is, that it requires several key presses (exactly 3) to work. It used to work fine (one key ...
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Chrome hotkey to move horizontal bar to the very right

Whenever I open a small window in Chrome that has a horizontal bar I would like to have a keyboard shortcut to move that bar to the very right. How can I do that?
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How to map space to control and unmap win from Hyper_L using xkb/setxkbmap

I am trying to make my space act as control by default (and as space when tapped by using xcape) and to make capslock act as the only hyper modifier. I have a working configuration for this in ...
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Sublime Shortcuts at OS level

I love Sublime text as many other people do. I love its shortcuts. But whenever I'm editing text somewhere else, I keep on wanting to do Ctrl+L to select the whole line, Ctrl+Shift+Down Arrow to ...
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How to select (highlight) answers or questions text in superuser without using a mouse?

Recently I started learning to use keyboard shortcuts almost for everything I'm doing on the laptop (os win7) but soon enough after I started, I bumped into the problem of being unable to highlight ...
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How to select (highlight) text in Skype chat without using a mouse?

Recently I started learning to use keyboard shortcuts almost for everything I'm doing on the laptop (os win7) but soon enough after I started, I bumped into the problem of being unable to highlight ...
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How to have the same keyboard shortcuts everywhere

Is there any solution to have the same shortcuts to do the same thing on different programs. For example in VLC I press CTRL+UP and CTRL+DOWN to change volume, but on my TV card application I have to ...
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How do I change my keyboard layout on linux?

How do I reconfigure my keyboard layout on Linux, so that: Caps lock becomes a modifier key for a numeric keyboard layout on the place of M<>JKLUION. ; becomes a dead key so pressing it ...
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Can I show the “All Apps” section of the Metro Start screen using the keyboard?

In Windows 8.1, if I move my mouse to the bottom left of the Start screen, I see a small arrow in a circle. Clicking it shows all installed applications. I cannot figure out how to show this without ...
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Can't type unicode because of keyboard shortcuts

I’m trying to type some Unicode characters that contain letters. I am using Windows 7 but the issue also appears in Windows 8. An example is 🎻 (U+1F3BB). I can’t type it though because Firefox and ...
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Windows left/right navigation in text editor without arrow keys [duplicate]

I need to be able to navigate left and right on a text line in a text editor without going to the arrow keys. I am a Mac user that recently needs to use Windows for a good majority of programming ...
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How do I set MOUSE 4 and MOUSE 5 to do functions in Excel 2013?

I have a five button mouse and I want to assign functions for the side buttons inside excel. Functions I have in mind are both Ribbon functions and I use Excel 2013. I've seen some tutorials online ...
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Ctrl+X no longer working after installing Unity - Monodevelop

So the title basically explains my issue. My Ctrl-X stopped working after I installed the Unity Game Develop engine. Has anyone else encountered this issue? How do I resolve this? It stopped working ...
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Move E-mails into specific folder using keyboard shortcut in Outlook 2010

I am looking for a way to move e-mails in Outlook to a specific folder. For example: Windows+M - Will automatically move highlighted messages into "FOLDERA" without any popups or anything. I ...
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Mac OS X Yosemite global keybinding management

I have recently moved from linux to Yosemite and by far the most annoying thing about Mac OS X are the severe limitations in window manager configuration. Being an emacs user my fingers automatically ...
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Shortcut key for toggling Yosemite's Notification Center between “Today” and “Notifications” views

Is there any way to use a shortcut key to toggle between the "Today" and "Notifications" views in Yosemite's Notification Center? I have a shortcut key assigned to open up the Notification Center, ...
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How to get shortcut to a button with ALT?

We know, as we press Alt on keyboard, and press combination Alt + letter we get to it fast. For example Alt + e (current page), and so on. But how we can get to OK or Cancel button in this case?
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Replicate windows' keyboard shotcuts Win+1, Win+2, Win+3, etc. in KDE

On Windows pressing Win+1 (2, 3, ...) launches the first (second, third, ...) pinned app in your taskbar. If that application is already running it switches to the running application instead of ...
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Quickest way to get the character · typed in?

Currently, when I need to type · into Word or other programs (Windows 7), I am using the keyboard combination: Hold ALT and type: 0183, result is · Sometimes there are 100s of occurences in ...
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tmux and xf86 keys (the 'Fn' key, xf86WakeUp)

I'm interested in hijacking the Fn key on my laptop and using it as the mod key for tmux, but after a bunch of tinkering with xmodmap and tmux.config, I'm not much further along in getting this to ...
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How zoom in and out with a keyboard shortcut in MS Word 2013?

I want to avoid using the mouse, touchpad or moving cursor to the down right corner "ruler" but I could not find a keyboard shortcut to Zoom in/out in a crecendo and decrecendo way. The only one I ...
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Fill formulas until end of adjacent table

I'm trying to fill a column with a simple formula using cells from an adjacent table. I know how to do that by dragging the mouse, but it's a very long column, so I'd like to use AutoFill. ...
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Keyboard Shortcut for Frequent from Pinned program

I got to know the pinned programs in taskbar and using it for Excel, Outlook, Chrome. I have put frequent files/urls to those pinned programs which I will get by right clicking the pinned program from ...
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Linux Mint Mate 17.1 - Change window resize to ALT+Middle mouse button

I've tried using CompizConfig as well as dconf-editor to change the window resize shortcut to be ALT+Middle mouse button, but it's not having any effect even after logging off and on again. Any ideas ...
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How can I change Gedit keyboard shortcuts?

Pretty much this question: Can you do keyboard shortcuts in gedit? , except those answers don't work for me. Specifically I want to change the redo shortcut from ctrl-shift-z to ctrl-y. Whenever I ...
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Is there any way to reassign Chrome browser's keyboard shortcuts

On Windows, my Google Chrome browser is intercepting my keyboard combination Ctrl +Alt +O . This is an important key combination in another program I use, but every time I hit that key combination in ...
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What is the shortcut key for opening Create Launcher dialog box

I want to know the shortcut key for Launching Create Launcher dialog box in Ubuntu running Gnome. We are using command to launch a Launcher window as gnome-desktop-item-edit –create-new ~/Desktop. ...
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eclipse any way to cycle through the 'errors' listed under the 'problems view' ?

If you do a Ctrl + Shift + G let's say on a method. You get all the occurrences where that methods is being used, and you see that list in the 'Search' view. Pressing Ctrl + , cycles through each one ...
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hotkey to switch between speakers and heaphones

I looked at this querstion, but it is not applicable, as I only have one playback device listed by windows: the motherboard's built in audio processor. I want to be able to switch between my desktop ...
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MS Word 2013: Removing highlighting with shortcut key

I have a 100+ pages Word document full of highlighted setences that I have to correct. Once i am done I have to remove the highlighting. That's easy with the Ctrl+Alt+H shorcut if all the ...