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 make Vim and TMux keys coexist?

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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Group command and shortcut not working in excel 2010 spreadsheet

I use Excel 2010 and maintain a yearly spreadsheet on it that tracks staff vacation dates. However i am not the only user so I don't know what may have happened to disable Shift+Alt+right arrow (to ...
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Bind Win+D to minimize all opened windows in Ubuntu

Is is possible to bind Win+D to minimize all opened windows (yeah, it's my habit)? Now I'm using Ctrl+Alt+D in Ubuntu. I've tried System > Preferences > Keyboard Shortcuts, but Win key seems ...
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My AHK script keeps saying invalid hotkey

I'm trying to set up my function keys to adjust volume (like it did on my laptop), but I can't seem to get it to work. It just keeps saying invalid hotkey on line F5. Here's my code: #NoEnv ; ...
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Disable back to desktop shortcut in Puppy

I am running Puppy Arcade 11 (Kernel 2.6.25.16, from Puppy 4.2, 2008) and using an X-Arcade dual-joystick. On the first joystick, when I press Left+Left CTRL (button 1) + Left ALT (button 2) it ...
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Ctrl, shift and alt keys stopped working

The Ctrl, Shift and Alt keys on my laptop—an Acer Aspire 7736ZG laptop running Windows 7— have stopped working; both the left and right sets of keys. I have searched for solutions to this problem but ...
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How can I determine which process owns a hotkey in Windows?

Given a hotkey, how to find which program owns it? Perhaps any win32 utility, like Spy++?
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Keyboard shortcut to reapply sorting in Excel 2015 Preview for Mac

In Excel 2013 for the PC, you can press Ctrl-Alt-L to reapply a filter/sort on a table in your worksheet. This shortcut does not work in the Excel 2015 Preview for Mac. I tried other variations on ...
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Fastest way to comment out multiple lines in Notepad++

In Eclipse it is possible to comment out multiple lines by selecting them and executing CTRL + /: // helloworld Is this possible in Notepad++ as well instead of typing // in front of an individual ...
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Efficient way to manage facebook messenger conversations [on hold]

I am very happy with the keyboard shortcuts in gmail. The possibility to scroll through mails, select multiple conversations and archive them, all from my keyboard, is a great help in keeping my mail ...
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Toggle Syntax highlighting in Notepad++

I am running into speed-issues for big files, whose extension is recognized by Notepad++ which will be syntax-highlighted. Is there a Shortcut or option to assign keys to toggle Syntax-Highlighting in ...
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Is there any way to change the default shortcuts for default Windows programs?

I have Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 in Portuguese and honestly, after over 13 years using computers, I still bang my head into the wall with the default shortcuts. Just to showcase the madness: Every ...
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What is the shortcut to minimize all the windows except the active one in Linux

I know there's 'Aero Shake' for Windows and I want something similar for Debian 7. I already checked all the keyboard shortcuts but couldn't find anything related to it.
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Looking for shortcut key for Linux terminal

I opened a program via linux terminal, and after some search in Google I find out that I can close the program by Ctrl+C. If I want to run the program, but at the same time have a new line in the ...
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How can I disable certain system keyboard shortcuts in Linux?

I'm currently working on a kiosk based on lubuntu (which is basically ubuntu with an LXDE desktop environment) that would be put in public places, such as internet cafés, providing internet access for ...
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How do I move a RemoteApp window using the keyboard?

In Windows, you can normally use the Win-left/right arrow keys to move and resize a window to occupy the left/right half of a screen. When using a Remote Desktop in full-screen mode, this also works. ...
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How to type half-space in Microsoft OneNote?

I can type a half-space on Microsoft Word using Ctrl + Minus_Key. But I don't know why it is not working on Microsoft OneNote! How can I type this character on Microsoft OneNote?
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Keyboard shortcut to pull Google Chrome tab into its own window

Is there a keyboard short cut, or extension, that lets you rip a tab into a new window in Google Chrome instead of using the mouse?
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Keyboard shortcut to switch between sheets in Excel

Does Excel 2007 have a keyboard shortcut that switchs between worksheets?
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Keyboard navigation to specific bookmarks [on hold]

Is there a shortcut (series of keystrokes) to open a bookmark. Used to be able to do CTRL-B (or CTRL-F-B) then the 1st character of the bookmark, then enter to navigate directly to that page. Can't ...
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How to configure Emmet in Sublime to enable comment shortcut?

Since I have enabled Emmet in Sublime 2, some commands don't work properly. How can I enable what seems to be the default functionality, when in HTML file typing cmd + / in front of <script ...
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Can I bind keys from a specific device to shortcuts in Linux, without affecting other keyboards

I recently picked up a Razer Orbweaver which works pretty well with my windows installation through the Razer Synapse software. While I can't switch between profiles in Linux, the corresponding keys ...
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Map escape key to :q in vim in normal mode

I use vim as a viewer in midnight commandder and I want to quickly view and close a file. How can I map the escape key to :q in normal mode so that vim exits only if nothing is changed?
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Windows 8.1. Some shortcuts not working

Recently I have installed Windows 8.1 Corporate edition on desktop PC. Some shortcuts not working. For example, when I am using Android Studio, I click Alt+Enter. This should import class. Another ...
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Flash overrides Firefox keyboard shortcuts — how to turn that off?

I often cycle through my Firefox tabs using Ctrl+Tab and Ctrl+Shift+Tab. But whenever it reaches a tab that is running a Flash (or similar) plugin, Ctrl+Tab and Ctrl+Shift+Tab won't work anymore, ...
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Why does Ctrl + V not paste in Bash (Linux shell)?

When I copy something to the clipboard and press Ctrl + V in Bash, nothing happens; However, right clicking and selecting Paste does the job. Why? Is there any reasonable issue (I'm sure there is) ...
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How do I open a reminder from Outlook popup via keyboard?

In all previous versions of Outlook, when a reminder popped up, you could open the reminder by hitting Alt+O on the keyboard. However, that keystroke is no longer functional in the popup, and I have ...
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Shortcut to create new equation in Word 2011

What is the shortcut to create a new equation in Word 2011? I have looked at this shortcut list, but it does not include that.
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Disable Google Chrome Keyboard Shortcuts

I have a couple of Web sites that have conflicting keyboard assignments with Google Chrome. For example, there are several sites where Ctrl+Shift+B (or Command+Shift+B on Mac) is a shortcut for Bold ...
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Delete a line in Visual Studio without copying it?

There is the shortcut Shift+Del to delete a line, but I want to delete the line without modifying what is in the clipboard. Is there some way to configure it or another shortcut?
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Delete last word (Ctrl-W): Make bash shell behave like vim command line

Among the many useful keyboard shortcuts available in the bash shell, there is Ctrl-W to delete the word to the left of the cursor. Let's suppose my command line looks like the following: cp ...
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How do I get vimperator to ignore a site such as gmail

vimperator is great for navigating the web in general form the keyboard, though some pages like gmail have domain specific keys that are better for that specific task. For instance in gmail j and k ...
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Keyboard shortcut to minimize Remote Desktop

Is there a way, using the keyboard, to switch from a maximized (full screen) Remote Desktop Connection back to the main computer? I have about 4 Remote Desktop connections that I am switching between ...
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Emacs: fastest way to achieve this three-window configuration

Starting from a fresh configuration of emacs with a single window, what is the fastest way (i.e. the minimum number of keystrokes) to achieve a window layout with three windows (A, B, and C) as ...
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Chrome's omnibar shortcut, F6 vs Alt-D vs Ctrl-L?

Google Chrome's omnibar can be accessed using either: AltD CtrlL F6 (list others in comments if you know of any) What's the difference between these options?
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What is the Google Chrome Keyboard Shortcut to Open the Current Tab in a New Window?

According to https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/157179?hl=en-GB, the keyboard shortcut to open a tab in a new window is: Drag a tab out of the tab strip. which doesn't seem like a keyboard ...
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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 do I set keyboard shortcuts for Mozilla Thunderbird?

I would like to create a keyboard shortcut for inserting HTML (e.g., Ctrl+H) into an email in Thunderbird to save myself some time. How do I do this?
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What is the shortcut for mac safari pinch gesture?

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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How to disable control-alt-arrow Gnome window manager control for RedHat Linux

How do I disable the Gnome window manger keyboard control for control-alt-arrow (left, right, up, and down arrows) to scroll between workspaces? This is a key binding I use in Emacs and the window ...
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Switch between windows on Mac OS X?

On Windows when I do alt+tab I can switch between windows. If I have 5 firefox windows open then using alt+tab will switch between them. On my MacBook, cmd+tab switches between applications, not ...
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Is there a keyboard shortcut to “unselect” in Windows Explorer?

If I've got a file (or files) selected in Windows Explorer, the only way I've found to "unselect" them is click with the mouse on some empty space. I thought Esc would do this, but it doesn't. Also ...
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Fn key shows the desktop on my Mac

I have a MacBook Pro running OS X Lion 10.7 and somehow I changed the behavior for the Fn key. Whenever pressed, it shows me the desktop. It's driving me crazy because some applications require a ...
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In windows 8, how do you create a shortcut to kill a specific program?

I'm using a modded version of Skyrim which semi-regularly freezes and the only way to close it that I've found is to sign out and in again. So I was wondering if it was possible to create a shortcut, ...
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What keyboard shortcuts move, resize, and maximize windows under Mac OS X?

I just checked http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Table%5Fof%5Fkeyboard%5Fshortcuts but the following "Window management" entries are blank for Mac OS X: Move the focused window Resize the focused window ...
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How to toggle Scroll Lock in Excel 2010 without a Scroll Lock key in the keyboard

I have a notebook with no Scroll Lock key (or any shortcut using the 'Fn' key). Somehow Excel 2010 got the Scroll Lock on. I see it left down in the status bar and now I can't navigate through cells ...
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Remote Desktop disconnect session hotkey

I have been searching for a while on how I might do this. I am connected to a Windows Server 2003 machine from a Windows 7 machine using Remote Desktop. I would like a way to disconnect the active ...
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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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How to disable ALT and APPs Key shortcuts in Firefox?

I am using Palemoon (Firefox 64bit fork) version 25.3.1 opening inside a split window inside Conemu. Conemu uses APPs key for split resizing, when i am inside a placemoon browser split window, and I ...
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When I hit “command”+“return” Mac OS X speaks. How can I disable this?

I’m trying to use Light Table which also uses command+return. I can’t find the setting for this in my preferences anywhere.