1
vote
1answer
56 views

fn modifier ignored for F-key keyboard shortcuts in Mavericks

I've tested this on two machines running Mavericks (10.9.4), with and without an external keyboard, and in all cases the behavior is as described below. Under System Preferences > Keyboard > ...
1
vote
1answer
19 views

Is there a setting to alter the time duration before “resetting” a keyboard entry for selecting a file

I like to use the keyboard to navigate files in Windows explorer (speed!). I used to use XP quite a bit, but now in Win 7 there's something annoyingly different: Let's say I'm in a folder with files ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

Keyboard Shortcut Error

Have not had any updates/changes to computer and now all of the sudden my Alt-f4, Ctrl-Alt-Del, and Alt-Tab keyboard shortcuts are no longer working. The individual keys seem to be working like for ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

Windows - Keyboard shortcut for paging right

Is there a way to page your window to the right via a keyboard shortcut? I know you can horizontal scroll with many mice, but I don't want to leave the keyboard. I'm working in notepad++ and ...
1
vote
1answer
41 views

How can I use Mac-style shortcuts in Windows? [duplicate]

Is there a way which I can use mac-style shortcuts in Windows? My personal computer is a Macbook, but my work computer is a Windows PC. Using keyboard shortcuts is a nightmare... Like the copy ...
0
votes
0answers
44 views

List of lnks (shortcuts) with hotkeys

Based on a previous experience of trying to find where the shortcut containing a hotkey that inadvertently hijacked part of my keyboard was: Does anyone know if there's a registry group or config ...
0
votes
0answers
60 views

Can't delete keyboard shortcut set for a .ink file

So, I installed the Chrome App Launcher on my PC (now on Win8.1) a few weeks ago, and, as I use it very often, I wanted to assign a keyboard shortcut for it. So, I right-clicked the icon on my ...
0
votes
0answers
54 views

How to find what is bound to a keyboard shortcut in windwos 7?

In Eclipse I use Crtl+Shift+F to autoformat code. After I installed SQL Developer (Oracle) I found that the windows shortcut it created also bound that Crtl+Shift+F to it. It took me awhile to find ...
0
votes
1answer
95 views

Can you set keyboard shortcuts to use more than 1 key

In windows 7 you can set Keyboard Shortcuts to file/folder shortcuts, the shortcuts are always Ctrl + Alt + [YOU KEY] what i want to know is can you create these shortcuts with more than 1 key so ...
0
votes
1answer
390 views

In Linux, remap keys from second keyboard to unicode characters and shortcuts

I would like to get a second keyboard for just frequently used unicode characters and keyboard shortcuts. Ie, I would like to bind the "a" key on my second keyboard to opening firefox, for example. ...
0
votes
1answer
61 views

How do I see all set shortcuts within Firefox?

Is it possible to find a centralized location and/or listing of all set keyboard shortcuts used within Firefox, including keyboard shortcuts enabled by miscellaneous add-ons? NOTES I've seen Windows ...
0
votes
0answers
75 views

Is it possible to create desktop / other Windows shortcuts that invoke media keys / volume controls?

Basically- I do have dedicated media keys on my keyboard but they are touch-sensitive and quite high on my keyboard (often covered by my desk when the kb tray isn't fully out). With Win8 it's possible ...
0
votes
2answers
157 views

In Chrome change tabs using one key only

Is there a way, using Chrome, to change tabs using just one key? I wish I could use F2 and F3 for past and next tab. Today I can use Ctrl(CMD)+Tab or Ctrl(CMD)+Shift+Tab which is a pain! I walked ...
0
votes
1answer
79 views

Load chrome's home page from the keyboard on a chromebook

Running a chromebook there seems to be no way to load the browser's, Google chrome, home page from the keyboard.
2
votes
1answer
236 views

Non-US Keyboard and CMD + SHIFT + 7

I have a Swiss keyboard and in many (developer-based) programs I get a conflict with one of my favorite shortcuts: Cmd + Shift + 7 or Cmd + /. I use this to set the focus to every OSX application's ...
0
votes
1answer
197 views

Shift+Alt key combination blocks input in terminal (Ubuntu 10.04)

I have a weird problem with polish accents on Ubuntu 10.04 in terminal (no X server). When I try to type big letter Ł, it works when it is typed by pressing right Alt+Shift+L. BUT when you press Shift ...
-1
votes
1answer
301 views

How to use redhatlinux without mouse?

Scenario: I like to use the Red Hat Linux without the the usage of mouse ,usually we use some shortcut keys to use in Windows and Mac operating systems! What i require? How can i use the Red Hat ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Can anyone provide a list of VLC hot keys [closed]

Can anyone provide a list of keyboard / mouse shortcuts available for VLC ? Such as F for Fullscreen view.
4
votes
1answer
805 views

Keyboard shortcut to focus/unfocus on flash element in browser?

I've recently started using the Vimium plugin for Chrome to allow me for browsing the web using some common Vi(m) keyboard shortcuts. The HTML5 video player used by Youtube can be controlled by some ...
0
votes
1answer
82 views

Can you re-purpose built-in laptop keyboard as a hotkey launcher?

I have a MacBook Pro - but I don't use the keyboard, I use a (more ergonomic) plugin keyboard. I have an x-keys (programmable keypad). I'm thinking of getting another one, but it just struck me as ...
0
votes
1answer
809 views

How do I get Ctrl + Shift + arrow keys to highlight blocks of text in windows 7?

Currently Ctrl + Shift + Arrow keys changes the orientation of my screen! Apparently it can highlight text, but I don't know how to get that functionality. How do I get it to stop changing the ...
5
votes
2answers
11k views

Vim in OSX: How to do page-up/page-down/go to EOL through a vim file opened in terminal?

In putty, which is how I primarily used VIM, I could do the following: Page up/down : Using the native Page up/down key. In Mac, the alternative is Fn + Up/Down, which doesn't work in the terminal ...
1
vote
1answer
168 views

shortcut to access a value in a drop down box (in web browser)

Is there a way to access a value in a drop down box in Google Chrome? Like when i sign up for services I always have to put my country so I have to select the combox and type S. But even still I ...
0
votes
1answer
91 views

On Mac OS X, can I use Cmd + 1(to 9) keys to switch between tabs in Terminal?

On Mac OS X, can I use Cmd + 1(to 9) keys to switch between tabs in Terminal? Right now it switches between Terminal "Windows" but I like the tabs better. I know I can use Cmd + [ or Cmd + ] to go ...
2
votes
1answer
394 views

Mac shortcut to place window in secondary screen?

Does anyone know if there is a keyboard shortcut to move a window to a secondary screen under OSX?
2
votes
1answer
513 views

Setting Keyboard Shortcuts in Ubuntu

Is it possible to do the following in Ubuntu? If so, can someone point me in the right direction. Say you want to set a keyboard shortcut to do the following: For examples sake, set Alt+F to open ...
3
votes
1answer
565 views

Windows freezes when using keyboard shortcuts

I have a relatively small question about Windows [I'm using XP, but this question is probably not version-related] OS, for which I haven't found solution in any search engine. The problem is: I have ...
2
votes
2answers
4k views

Turn off laptop back light without keyboard in Windows 7

How do I turn off my laptop's back light using a shortcut, or a program in Windows 7? I have a Gateway NV59 and can press Fn + F8 to blacken the screen. At night, while watching a movie on my other ...
3
votes
2answers
1k views

Is there a keyboard shortcut for middle button click in ubuntu?

Shift insert will paste what's in the clipboard, but the middle button click (paste selected text) doesn't seem to have a keyboard shortcut that I can find. This is ubuntu. Anybody know?
4
votes
2answers
71 views

Simulating Menu button?

I'm using an IBM ThinkPad keyboard, the one with TrackPoint and without any Windows keys. Since Win-keys tend to be quiet useful, I've remapped left Ctrl to work as Win button, Caps Lock to be my Ctrl ...