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Normally, Ctrl+Y would "undo the undo" and put me back where I was. But in Twitter's compose tweet dialog box, Ctrl+Y does nothing.

This is on PC, Linux, Chromium browser.

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I've just tried this in Chrome under Windows 7 and Ctrl+Y works as expected. I suspect this is a browser or even OS issue. Can you use Ctrl+Y on other text boxes on other sites? – ChrisF May 18 '13 at 17:32
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Try Ctrl + Shift + Z. Tested on Linux with Chrome browser.

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Made my day! Thanks! – Abimaran Kugathasan Jan 18 at 22:52

I ran into the problem of accidentally undoing some formatted content on a Mac using Chrome. While command + z is undo, the shortcut to redo in Chrome on the Mac is control + z.

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The question is about PC. – Meta Jan 8 at 1:53

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