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

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How to underline hotkeys by default in Windows 8.1?

With Windows 8.1 Pro, how do I configure the system such that (menu, command button, etc.) hotkeys are displayed by default rather than only after explicitly pressing Alt?
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Kick window to the opposite monitor under TwinView?

In Windows, under dual monitors, I can flip the active window to the same location on the other monitor by hitting Win+Shift+Left/Right. I can also "aero snap" the window to either half of the current ...
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Using vim / vimperator key bindings in Midori

I have recently been struggling to find a good lightweight browser with Vim keybindings that will run on Debian Linux (wheezy). Dwb crashes all the time, Luakit is very old, Chromium has memory ...
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Changing “Input Mode” on Windows 7 Japanese IME via keyboard shortcut (hiragana, katakana, alphanumeric; half/full width)

I frequently type Japanese (and a few other languages) using an English keyboard using stock Windows 7 Starter with its standard Japanese Input Method Editor (IME). Japanese keyboards have two or ...
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Selecting words with the keyboard in Sublime Text

I'm using Sublime Text 3 on Windows 8.1. Could be ST2, I don't think this is relevant. I'm aware we can add multiple cursors to select different portions of different lines. Also, if we're looking ...
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Is there a keyboard shortcut for multiple file selection?

Is there keyboard shortcut similar to CTRL-LMB ? If I have 10 files and I only want to select 3, I can hold CTRL and use left mouse button to select which files I want. Is there a keyboard shortcut ...
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AHK running url as standalone program - workaround needed

I created this program ^+l:: IfWinExist Toggl WinActivate, Toggl else run "C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe" -app=https://www.toggl.com/app/#timer return But the ...
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Redhat linux terminal profile location

I am using VNC to connect to a remote machine where I used to set preferences for the terminal like my own keyboard shortcuts. Can anybody tell me where these profile configuration is getting saved ...
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Which is the key that is used to check a checkbox from keyboard?

I have a Windows 7 PC. Mouse in it is not working now, so the only thing I got to operate is the keyboard. But I got a problem now. I tried to install a software and when I reached the Licence ...
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Microsoft Word: {command|option} + delete behaviour on Mac

The behaviour of the sequences command+delete and option+delete are annoyingly inconsistent using Word 2011 for Mac. If the character after the cursor is a space, then the key combinations above ...
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What's the keyboard shortcut to open the “new menu” (PanelUI) in Firefox 29?

I am referring to this button: (called variously as "new menu" or PanelUI, thanks ciastek!) Is this basically a mouse-only button and menu, or is there some secret way of using it with the ...
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How do I use / interpret vi shortcuts on linux?

I've found myself in the dreadful predicament of having to use vi, and I don't understand this list of shortcuts for it. I'm in insert mode, and I want to save the changes that I've made so far and ...
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Remapping the iconize button on Mac windows

Is there a way to change the behavior of the yellow iconize button so that it hides the window (as CMD-h does) instead of iconizing it? Using the yellow minimize button in Mac applications causes the ...
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OneNote shortcut for deleting notes in Modern UI

When using modern UI version of OneNote I can select exactly one note (not multiple notes at a time as I'd wish). Further, neither the Backspace nor the Delete key work at all. I have to invoke the ...
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A global shortcut to refresh the current window/tab in chrome

Whilst programming a simple web site, I'm a bit annoyed by the need to switch from my code editor to chrome in order to refresh the page after each modification save. Is there a way to assign a ...
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Command+Space shortcut keeps getting hijacked

On OSX (10.9), I keep having to change the Command+Space shortcut so that it is not in use. I need it because I want Command+space to be content assist in Eclipse. First, Command+space was being ...
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How to remap a single specific Key to a Windows Shorcut?

My keyboard does not have a "Sleep" Key to put my PC to sleep, so I created a Windows Shorcut to put my PC to sleep. Now I want to map a single specific Key to that Shortcut, but all Windows ...
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How to set my special keys keycodes in Cygwin (ctrl+right etc…)?

Most of the convenient key combinations are not working with on cygwin, unless the program I am using bind it in a configuration file (CTRL+<direction>, SHIFT+<direction>, CTRL+Home, ...
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Is there a way to run a VirtualBox VM via hotkey or icon?

I am running VirtualBox on Windows and I wonder if there was a way to start a VM by clicking on an icon on my taskbar or something? I would like to make the VM screen to appear, showing the VM ...
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Chrome keyboard losses focus when using two finger scroll

I Have a Dell XP 15, Chrome 34.0.1847.116. When using two finger swipe on the touch pad in order to scroll, the tab wouldn't accept keyboard presses anymore, e.g. the Backspace wouldn't go back, ...
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Shift+9 not working

I just got a Microsoft Natural 4000 keyboard to use with my mac. Using KeyReMap4MacBook, i was able to get the command/option/control keys mapped correctly. There seems to be 1 key that isn't ...
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AltGr on wireless keyboard connected to Dell 3350 laptop gives wrong result

I have tried several wireless keyboards connected to my Dell 3350 laptop and ALtGR always opens a new explorer window! Extremly irritating everytime I try to print @, £ etc. Can anyone help me solve ...
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Sublime Text 3 - Quick Add/Find Match behavior

Suppose I'm working with a file In Sublime Text 3 that contains multiple occurrences of a single character variable, c, which I want to rename to another name. When I select one instance of that ...
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Expand selection to next word Sublime Text 3 plugin

In Sublime Text, I know Command + D selects the current word and the next occurrence of it when you press the shortcut again. What I'm searching for is a Sublime Text 3 plugin that assigns the ...
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In Sublime Text, how can I specify the fold level, with keyboard shortcuts, without having to unfold all first?

I'm trying to work out how to get code folding working how I want in Sublime Text 2. I can ⌘+K, ⌘+J to unfold all. Then I can do ⌘+K, ⌘+1 to fold all. At this point, I want to be able to go straight ...
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Ubuntu Shortcut Menu opening spontaneously

About two days ago the shortcut menu started opening spontaneously and wont close for more than 2 seconds, making it impossible to type anything since most keys start working as shortcuts and others ...
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Win Explorer shortcut to expand folder in navigation pane

Is there a shortcut ( or a setting ) to expand the navigation pane folders to the currently open folder in the right pane ? I seem to recall Win2K and maybe XP era explorer did that automatically, but ...
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Notepad++ blockwise code fold/unfold (recursive)

Is there a way to fold/unfold a selected block of code in notepad++? I am aware of the shortcuts alt0 and altshift0 (Fold/unfold all), but this is not what I am looking for. I usually start by ...
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Windows Logo + Arrow Key Extension

A great keyboard shortcut in Windows is "Windows Logo + (Left/Right) Arrow" which makes a window take up the entire left/right half of the screen. Is there any native way to configure windows with ...
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How to quickly change language spell check in chrome

I often write messages in 2 languages and I would like to change language spell check quickly. Is there any shortcut for this? I can use right mouse click and than navigate to change language, but ...
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How to move the cursor with keyboard at login screen?

At a fresh login screen there is no cursor and hitting tab, the arrows, or mashing the keyboard doesn't make one appear. Is there a way to bring the cursor to the Name field without using the mouse?
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Notepad++: Copy Folding Group

Id like to copy the contents from HTML for a certain html-element and all the inner elements via notepad++. I know ctrl+B in Notepad++ from here: Notepad++: Select/Copy Collapsed Folding Group but it ...
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How to enable windows accelerator key highlighting per registry script

Is it possible to enable windows accelerator key highlighting with a registry script? And if, how?
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MobaXterm : Use windows shortcuts in RDP sessions

I'm new to MobaXterm and I'd like to use Windows shortcuts in RDP sessions Win + R Alt + Tab Alt + F4 ... Is there any plugin or option to enable it ?
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How to press cmd-\ on german keyboard layout

I'm using a german keyboard layout and wan't to use the cmd-\shortcut but I'm not sure how to press \ as it is written by pressing shift + alt + 7. The same question goes for alt-cmd-[. Thanks
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Alt + Tab (switch windows) and Alt + Shift (switch languanges) stopped working

A couple of days ago, some keyboard hot keys, such as Alt + Tab (switch windows) and Alt + Shift (to switch keyboard input languages) stopped working. Some notes/considerations: - If I change ...
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Outlook Choose Profile Once-Off

Is there a way to get Outlook to only ask to choose profile as a once-off every now and then? Currently I would go into Control Panel and change the setting to ask at boot and then turn it off when ...
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How do you get to editor in vi mode in bash

In emacs mode in bash (set -o emacs), I can get to the editor by typing ctrl + X, ctrl + E. But I have set -o vi on, which is vi mode, and this key sequence doesn't seem to trigger the editor in vi ...
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execute Shortcut on terminal mac os x

I have an application on another mac as mine, the software is still open, there are keyboard shortcuts that allow to perform tasks, I would like to execute shortcuts via the terminal from my mac.
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defining a key function in awesome window manager

I want to reprogramme a key on my laptop-keyboard in awesome window manager under Fedora. On my new Lenovo's keyboard there is no context-menu-key anymore, but I miss it. Especially in awesome it ...
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Some keyboard shortcuts not working in Mplayer / Smplayer

I am using (S)Mplayer on Pclinux OS to view my video files. I have been using this player to all the Linux distros used till now, without problem. The problem I do have, is that the most of the known ...
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In between multiple tabs, how to use Vimperator to open a tab after current one

If you're a Firefox user you know that if you have 10 tabs open and say you're in the tab #5. If you open a new tab which will become #11 in order and search something, after you finish and close ...
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Does Outlook 2007 have “paste special” keyboard shortcuts like Outlook 2010?

In Outlook 2010, you can paste something and an icon appears next to what you pasted letting you know you have additional options. You can activate the paste special context menu by hovering the ...
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Windows 7 keyboard shortcut to open while closing explorer window

I traverse windows explorer mostly through the keyboard and can open the current file by just pressing return. That leaves the windows explorer window open which leads to clutter. My current ...
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MS Word key shortcut for style

I would like to use punctuation to initiate and end a specific style in MS Word. For example, I might type ` to use a particular style and also to end it `. My reason is actually exactly this, I want ...
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Gnome 2.28 using the Super key alone as a keyboard shortcut

I'm running Redhat Linux 6.5 with Gnome 2.28.2 desktop. I'm trying to create a shortcut to open a terminal by pressing just the super key (i.e. the windows key or mod4) not a combination of the super ...
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how to activate or modify keyboard shortcuts on eclipse software?

I am running Eclipse for PHP Developers Version: Helios Service Release 2 on windows 8. I use commonly things like Ctrl + ⇧ + C to comment or Ctrl + left click to go to a variable or method ...
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How to move one paragraph down in TextWrangler?

In almost every Mac application, when you hit Alt+↓on the keyboard, it takes you one paragraph below. Likewise with Alt+↑. In TextWrangler, however, Alt+↓ takes you to the end of the screen. So, how ...
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Custom keyboard shortcut for changing keyboard layout [duplicate]

I typically work on Linux machines which have a fairly handy way of changing the keyboard layout with Shift+Caps Lock. On Windows, though it's possible to change the layout with keystrokes, it doesn't ...
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Autohotkey : Unable to map RCtrl + Rshift + Tab : Getting syntax error

I'm a new Autohotkey user. I'm trying to remap keys for use with Outlook. RCtrl & Tab:: WinGet, Active_ID, ID, A WinGet, Active_Process, ProcessName, ahk_id %Active_ID% if (Active_Process = ...