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Desktop shortcuts[edit]

Activate Menu bar Ctrl+Fn+F2
Undo the last operation Cmd+Z
Redo the last operation Shift+ Cmd+Z
Cut the selected area and store it in the clipboard Cmd+X
Copy the selected area into the clipboard Cmd+C
Paste contents of clipboard at cursor Cmd+V
Select everything in focused control or window Cmd+A
Toggle between installed keyboard languages Cmd+Space

(This may already be mapped to 20pxSpotlight Search)

Text editing[edit]

(Use these while holding Shift to select while moving)

Start of line Cmd+
End of Line Cmd+
Start of Document Cmd +
End of Document Cmd +
Previous Word Opt+
Next Word Opt+
Previous line break Opt+
Next line break Opt+
Search Cmd+F

Web browsers[edit]

Bookmarks Menu (Firefox) Cmd+B or Cmd+ Shift+B
Bookmarks Menu (Chrome/Safari) Cmd+ Opt+B
Add a Bookmark for the Current Location Cmd+D
Prepend "www." and append ".com" to a URL (Chrome) Ctrl+ Enter
Prepend "www." and append ".com" to a URL (Firefox) Cmd+ Enter

Go menu[edit]

Go to the previous location in history Cmd+[ or Cmd+
Go to the next location in history Cmd+] or Cmd+
Go up/down one level in the navigation hierarchy Cmd+ /

Text formatting[edit]

Make selected text bold/regular Cmd+B
Toggle underlining of selected text Cmd+U
Make selected text italic/regular Cmd+I
Change to upper/lower case Opt+ Cmd+C

Window management[edit]

Switch Applications Cmd+( Shift+)Tab
Switch focus to the next/previous window Cmd+( Shift+)`
Close the focused window Cmd+W
Minimize the focused window Cmd+M
Minimize all Cmd+Alt+M
Switch to next/previous desktop Ctrl+/ (10.5 or later)
Show/Hide desktop Fn+F11
Quit Application Cmd+Q

Tab management[edit]

Create new tab Cmd+T
Close current tab Cmd+W
Go to next/previous tab (Chrome and Firefox) Cmd + Shift + {/}
Go to next/previous tab (Safari) Cmd + Shift + /

Desktop navigation[edit]

Open/Run a File/Application Cmd+O
Save a Screenshot to the Desktop Cmd+ Shift+3
Save a selected area Screenshot to the Desktop Cmd+ Shift+4

(When a crosshair icon appears, click and drag)

Save a Screenshot of a Window to the Desktop Cmd+ Shift+4 (release keys) + Space

(When a camera icon appears, cursor over the window and click)

Application Force Quit Dialogue Cmd+ Opt+Esc
Rename file Return