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

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Logitech G930 Multimedia (G-key) functionality in Ubuntu Gnome

I have a Logitech G930 Headset with 3 Multimedia Keys(G-Keys), a surround sound/stereo switch, mute mic button, volume control scroller. Problem(s): Main 1. Google Chrome does not detect any key G ...
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Linux: How can the back/forward mouse buttons be configured to drag and resize windows?

My Logitech mouse has one extra button for going back, and another one for going forward. I figure I'd get more use out of them if I could instead use those two buttons to drag and resize windows, ...
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Shortcut hotkey is not working after windows update

I am using a shortcut to mute my sound when I sleep and computer is working, because skype nofitications and so on are annoying during the night. Before I had a problem that shortcut was activated ...
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How to Create Keyboard Macro to Adjust Sound Level Momentarily

Basically what I'm trying to do is figure out a way to somehow reduce the sound output level of my system to a certain level (say half volume) and bind that to a keyboard shortcut. Ideally, the volume ...
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Windows 10 keyboard shortcut for moving apps between desktops

(Related: Are there any keyboard shortcuts for Windows 10 developer preview's virtual desktops ("Task View")?) I can switch between Task View desktops easily using Ctrl+Win+Right and ...
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What shortcut could be use to return the focus to the page being in address bar in Chrome?

I'm on Mac using Google Chrome, the focus is on the address bar and I want change it to the page to scroll down and up with the arrows keys again. What shortcut can I use?
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Creating Python profiles in Atom and assigning keyboard shortcuts

I'm using Atom-Script to run code from within the atom-editor. I've two versions of python installed, in the following folders: C:\Python27 C:\Python35-32 I would like to use the Atom-Script ...
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Why do I have two use 2 keyboard combination when I choose different keyboard layouts?

I have windows 10. I want to use English keyboard layout, but I want to use to very different types of Bulgarian keyboard. They have the absolutely the same letters, but they are located differently. ...
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How do I find the shortcut that is using a specific keyboard shortcut?

I have created a Windows shortcut for launching Notepad, and I have added the shortcut key Ctrl+Alt+N. As a result, when I press Ctrl+Alt+N, Notepad starts up. Now I'm working more and more with ...
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Excel 2010: Hiding column with Ctrl+0 does not work

it is strange ... every shortcut overview I found so far claims that Ctrl+0 is meant to hide the selected column. On my computer (German Windows 7, German Windows 10, German keyboard layout) the ...
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Windows keyboard shortcut force always open new window

I have a shortcut on my desktop for a command that runs cmd.exe /k <myscript.cmd>. I assigned it the keyboard shortcut of Ctrl+Alt+R. This works to open one window, but the problem is that ...
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What is the Firefox keyboard shortcut to open plain text url in new tab?

There are still webpages which contain full urls as plain text but without the link functionality. What I mean: www.google.com What I don't mean: www.google.com Is there a keyboard shortcut in ...
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Ctrl+Shift Arrow-Keys not working as expected

I developed within Visual Studio as every day. Out of nothing (this is what it seems like to me) Ctrl+Shift+Up/Down is not working anymore as before/expected. Expected would be to select text. ...
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How to type 0/(zero slash)?

I need to type zero slash on my HP laptop with Ubuntu 14.04 installed on it? DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu DISTRIB_RELEASE=14.04 DISTRIB_CODENAME=trusty DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS" NAME="Ubuntu" ...
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Keyboard shortcuts in LXDE don't work

I recently wanted to add some shortcuts to LXDE on Ubuntu 15.10 starting with adding Emacs to Super/Windows+A. So after searching around I tried putting this in my ~/.config/openbox/lxde-rc.xml right ...
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Google Chrome global media hotkeys do not work

When I setup global media keys through the Chrome Keyboard shortcut settings they do not work when Chrome is not the current active window. I have the same problem with many chrome extentions, I've ...
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How do I make the WinKey+A shortcut of Evernote work in Windows 10?

Evernote's default hotkey for copying selected content into Evernote from anywhere is WinKey+A. For some reason it doesn't work in Windows 10 and Windows instead opens the notification panel. How ...
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Is it possible to insert latex command like \texit by a shortcut in Miktex?

I was editing some Latex files and need to select a block of text and italicize it. This made me wonder, other than typing the commands manually: Is it possible to add commands such as \textit or ...
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Atom - changing keyboard shortcuts for defult actions

the delete line function in the atom-editor on Mac is assigned to ^ + ⇧ + k. I've a two questions: How can I reassign this action to ⌘ + D? Follow-up with the first one, is there a ...
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Keyboard shortcuts for “Find Next” and “Find Previous” in LibreOffice

I want to have a keyboard shortcut for “Find Next” and “Find Previous” (or “Search Next” and “Search Previous”, or “Repeat Search Forward” and “Repeat Search Backward” or whatever you want to call it) ...
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How to change screen within max OSX - Multiple screens - Only with the keyboard

I have a monitor connected to my 2015 MBP Pro running OSX El Capitan 10.11.3. I like switching between screens using the ctrl <- / ctrl -> options. This is fine most of the time, but say for ...
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Is there any way to select text in Google Chrome with a keyboard shortcut?

Is there any way to select text in Google Chrome with a keyboard shortcut? The intention is to first select the word that the cursor points to, then the surrounding sentence, and etc. For instance, ...
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Prevent Visual Studio extension from resetting keyboard shortcuts

I have the keyboard shortcut CTRL-D mapped to the Resharper Duplicate Text function in Visual Studio Enterprise 2015, which works well for me. I have since installed Save All The Tabs which changes ...
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What happened to “Ignore keyboard volume buttons.” preference in VLC?

On my Debian system, VLC 2.2.1 is responding to my laptop's volume keys, and also forwarding them to the system, so when VLC is open the keys adjust both volumes simultaneously. Basically, I'm seeing ...
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Windows 10 Language Shortcuts Not working in random manner

As In windows 7 and 8 , I Set change language Shortcuts as below, leftAlt+shift +1 for EN leftAlt+shift +2 for FR leftAlt+shift +3 for DE leftAlt+shift +4 for RU leftAlt+shift +5 for RU mnemonic ...
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Remap keyboard with scancode map, “Ctrl” + “-” (numpad) to just “-” (numpad)

I have a kiosk where I have disabled Ctrl. But I want the user to be able to increase and decrease the size of the text in the web browser. (the menues are not visible) Is there a way to remap this? ...
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How can I make a searchable shortcuts cheat sheet?

So, just like most people it happens that my memory for shortcuts and commands is kind of bad until it gets into muscle memory, but since it is just painful to have a fancy configuration in vim + tmux ...
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How to reorder tabs in Notepad++ using keyboard?

In Notepad++, is it possible to reorder tabs by moving current tab to the left/right using keyboard, similar to Ctrl+Shift+PageUp / Ctrl+Shift+PageDown shortcuts in Firefox?
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Keyboard error until the computer is warm enough

My Laptop keyboard is error during the turn on time until several period after it. It seems like the space button and control button is pressed. I detect it from the sound of the computer as if there ...
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Reprogramming Keyboard to Create Right Click

I have a Fn button on my keyboard that is between my Alt and Ctrl buttons. I would like to reprogram Fn to do a right-click as you would on your mouse. Is there a way on Windows to reprogram the Fn ...
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Making “alias” keyboard shortcuts on Mac (multiple keyboard doning the same thing)

Is there a way to create "alias" for keyboard shortcuts on Mac? That is, may I map different keyboard shortcuts to the same function? Simply put, let Ctrl+Tab and Ctrl+` both work as ...
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Shortcut for Google search box

Is there a short cut for Google search box as in the picture below in Google chrome? Thank you. The question here is different with what I am asking. What I want to find shortcut is the red box in ...
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How open the context menu on page refresh button in Chrome?

In this video at 1:07 the user click somehow the refresh button and a context menu pops up containing the following options: Normal reload Hard reload Empty cache and Hard reload How did he do ...
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Unable to change keyboard repeat delay

I was looking for a solution for a problem, and I needed to know what program used which shortcuts. The program I found, however, happened to be glitched on Windows 10 and caused it to actually ...
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Is it possible to change keyboard shortcuts in Microsoft Word Online

I am using Microsoft Word online. Is there a way to change keyboard shortcuts? Microsoft's online documentation doesn't say one way or the other.
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How can I toggle input language in emacs with ctrl+shift in linux?

I am using Control+Shift for switch languages in linux. The problem is that this keybinding is not works well in emacs: When I am on russian keymap, emacs's keybindings are not working. Emacs have ...
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How to remap combinations of keys including the windows key?

To avoid the XY problem, I'll explain my problem and then the problem I have with my attempted solutions: Problem I have a windows laptop (hp elitebook), and I use my wireless bluetooth mac keyboard ...
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How did I reverse my Excel Datasheet Display?

How did I reverse the layout of my workbook? I was about to paste some data by pressing CTRL+Insert and now Cell A1 is in the top right of my worksheet instead of the top left. Everything in the ...
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Shortcut or Terminal Command to toggle Chrome Hardware Acceleration on/off

I'm trying to figure out how to create a shortcut or a terminal command for on/off Hardware Acceleration in Advanced settings of Chrome Browser on a Mac. Has anyone done this already or know how to? ...
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What is the shortcut to delete entire row from table in Word 2007?

I want to increase my efficiency, instead of right-click -> "delete cells"-> "delete entire row" , how can i do it quickly? i want to select a row, then press shortcut and it will delete entire row ...
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Get Mac-like symbol shortcuts on Windows

So I recently switched from being a life-long Mac user to building my own Windows 10 desktop. There are plenty of things I like but one thing I feel like I'm greatly missing is the ability to easily ...
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How to switch to/restore an open application on windows 7 with a custom keyboard shortcut?

I've been having a good look around the web but can't seem to find a solution to this. Recently I've been using a piece of software called ConEmu that has a shortcut of "ctrl+'" which allows me to ...
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Compiz/Unity - Focus window on specific monitor?

I'm on Ubuntu 15.10 using 4 monitors via an nvidia graphics card (dell XPS 8900). I almost always keep 4 full-screen applications (usually one of terminal, chrome or skype). Often I'll have multiples ...
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See all keyboard shortcuts defined in windows [duplicate]

I was wondering if there's a way or a tool to show all keyboard shortcuts that are defined in Windows. This will help me to see if a shortcut is handled by Windows. I'm using Windows 7.
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AutoHotKey - Send mouse scrolls to active window

What's puzzling me for a while now is how to send a mouse scroll up and down to the active window with AutoHotKey, regardless of the position of the mouse. The examples and information that I've ...
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Generic way to remap every media button

Today I tried to remap some keyboard media keys to more useful functions and failed to do so. The problem The manufacturer doesn't provide a utility to bind and execute custom commands. My ...
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Is it possible to assign a keyboard shortcut to a certain command in windows explorer?

Here is my use case. Often I browse directories in windows explorer and find myself in need to open the gitbash at the current directory. Now git bash comes with a nice context menu entry but ...
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How to disable XFCE4 keyboard shortcuts in application?

I use Clion IDE when coding on my Arch Linux and I use XFCE4 DE. Some keyboard shortcuts conflicts with IDE shortcuts thus, making the window manager prefered. Is there a way to disable all keyboard ...
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Give focus to Navigation Panel in Foxit Reader with keyboard shortcut

Is there a way to give focus to the navigation side panel in Foxit (Reader 7.2.8 / Windows 8) using keyboard shortcuts only? I navigate my desktop almost exclusively with the keyboard and reference ...
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Windows OS shortcut for window file path

Pressing Windows key + E opens a new window. Then which shortcut keys can be used to go file path in that opened window. .