Questions tagged [keyboard-shortcuts]

A finite set of one or more keys that invoke a software or operating system operation when triggered by the user.

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Is there a Trello keyboard shortcut to add a checklist?

Question Trello has numerous keyboard shortcuts. Is there a keyboard shortcut for the "Add checklist..." action on a card? Use case Create a new card: N Select the card: Arrow key Open the card: ...
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Google doc switch styles with hot keys

I was wondering if there was a way to set hot keys to easily switch between styles in a Google doc. Say, for example, I want to switch between a 1 inch and 2 inch right indent, but I don't want to ...
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Is there a keyboard shortcut for discarding reply drafts in Gmail?

Is there a keyboard shortcut to delete a reply draft in a conversation thread? This is not about deleting conversations. The shortcut for that is # (Shift+3). This is about deleting an editable reply/...
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Can I configure custom keyboard shortcut for Gmail send-from addresses?

Is there an existing way to invoke specific send-from addresses with keyboard shortcuts? I'm aware you can use Cmd ⌘+Shift+F to switch to the Send-From field, but then you still have to manually ...
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Facebook shortcut Alt + Del for archiving messages has stopped working

Some months ago, the shortcut Alt+Del for archiving messages on Facebook stopped working. From what I can see in this help file (the Norwegian version), the shortcut is currently supposed to be Ctrl+...
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How to paste a comma separated string over multiple cells in Google Sheets?

Say I have a string of: l,f,x,a,s,f I would want to paste this every comma-separated value over 6 adjacent cells. How would I do it?
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Is there a keyboard shortcut to check for new mail in Gmail?

I frequently receive a notification from my 'phone and recognize the sound as a new email on the Gmail app and many times I'm at work, etc, so I switch to my open Gmail tab. Sometimes I even wait a ...
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What are the keyboard shortcuts for navigating a YouTube search result list?

When I search YouTube, is there a shortcut for choosing the first/second/third... etc. video I'm offered? When I search YouTube keyboard shortcuts, I only see YouTube player keyboard shortcuts such ...
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Is there a keyboard shortcut to start a comment on a Trello card?

There's a shortcut for nearly everything else, and since some of the shortcuts have changed (a is now m, even though both work, for example) I wonder if there is a shortcut to start a comment on a ...
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Shortcut key for archive and open next message

The e shortcut key in GMail archives the current conversation: e Archive Archive your conversation from any view. In my personal GMail account, hitting e opens he next conversation ...
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How can I change the font in Google Docs just with keyboards shortcuts?

Question I have Google Docs open in the Google Chrome browser on a Mac. Now I select a piece of text and want to change it's font just with keyboard shortcuts -- without using the mouse. Example ...
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Gmail keyboard shortcut to jump to next page of older messages

I've been searching around the internet for the last hour, but mysteriously somehow, I've been unable to find the Gmail keyboard shortcuts to hop to the page of the next 50 older or newer messages (or ...
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Gmail keyboard shortcut for navigating tab groupings

The keyboard shortcuts do not work properly for me. I am only able to cycle right to left using ~ (which requires holding shift and pressing ` . However, just pressing does not cycle left to right as ...
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How to create a shortcut to move to specific label in Gmail

I want to use the GTD paradigm to quickly sort through my emails. How can I create these shortcuts: alt+shift+n to move to Now label, alt+shift+w to Waiting?
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Disable keyboard shortcuts on GitHub?

I'm especially interested in disabling "T" button.
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Keyboard shortcut for indenting bulleted list in Gmail message editor with Mac

How to indent a bulleted list in Gmail message editor with Mac, Chrome & Finnish keyboard? Bulleted list can be toggled with Shift+⌘+8 -> Works OK. Gmail editor's button has tooltip with ...
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YouTube shortcuts when focus is outside of the player

I use keyboard shortcuts for almost everything: moving between tabs, windows etc. YouTube has many shortcuts for play/pause, next, mute, etc. but those only apply when you have the focus on the video. ...
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How do I switch between Gmail tabs using keyboard shortcuts?

Now that Gmail has rolled out tab groupings of my email, I have two (or more) additional places to clear of new messages. Unfortunately, in their tour of the feature, they didn't seem to mention any ...
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Gmail keyboard shortcut to insert image from URL?

Is it possible to create a Gmail keyboard shortcut to insert an image from a URL? Currently, it seems like doing so requires four steps: Mouse over the paperclip icon for "Attach files" Click on ...
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Paste format only in Google Spreadsheets with Chrome as the browser

I want a working keyboard shortcut for Google Spreadsheets, that lets me paste just the formatting. Google says the shortcut for copying just the formatting is Cmd+Alt+C, and pasting just the ...
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How to move to the last active row in a Google Spreadsheets

I am using a Google Form to insert data into a Google Spreadsheet. Is there a shortcut to move to the last row where data is entered?
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How can I disable the CMD + ENTER Gmail “send email” shortcut?

On a Mac, hitting Cmd+Enter will send the current message (on Windows it is Ctrl+Enter). I’m constantly hitting this accidentally and sending emails before I’m done with them. Usually, it’s because I’...
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Shortcut to insert new row in Google Spreadsheets?

Is there a way to do this without using the menu? I have seen references to ctrl + space and ctrl + +, but this no longer works (zooms in and out in Google Chrome)
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Shortcut to Google Images, News, More

I'd like to know if there is a shortcut to go to Google Images, Images, More... A way to navigate between those options like you can go through the results with the UP/DOWN arrows. Is there something ...
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Gmail's “Show trimmed content” - is there a keyboard shortcut?

So far I like the "new compose experience" with one exception: I always want to "Show trimmed content" when replying. Is there a keyboard shortcut for that? I haven't been able to find one, if there ...
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Hotkeys for GMail's “New Compose”

Does GMail's "New Compose" support hotkeys? With the old compose I could label mails I am writing with easily with the hotkey l. See Label outgoing emails in Gmail when composing the mail But with ...
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Disable hotkeys on a specific website

On YouTube it is very frustarting that they override basically every system level hot key. I.e. cmd+l to go to the search bar, cmd+1 to 6 to switch tabs etc. Is there anyway I could use Greasemonkey ...
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Is it possible to navigate in Google using only shortcuts?

Gmail has amazing functionality, which enables to use it effectively with vim-like shortcuts. I'm wondering whether there are shortcuts for Google search page as well. Do you know which shortcuts ...
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In copy/paste, Google Docs says “These actions are unavailable via the Edit menu, but you can still use Ctrl C” etc?

When selecting copy/paste from the right-click menu, why does Google Docs pop up a dialog to say: Copying and Pasting in Google Docs with the message: These actions are unavailable via the Edit ...
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Hot keys to switch between tabs?

Does anyone know if there´s a shortcut to switch between tabs in Google Spreadsheets? If you use CTRL+PgUp / CTRL+PgDown like in Excel you switch between Chrome or Firefox's tabs instead.
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Shortcut key for moving cards up or down in Trello

Is there a keyboard shortcut that moves Trello cards up or down in list order? I want to prioritize cards without dragging and dropping.
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How do a fully quote previous email in Gmail using “r” shortcut?

Currently, with the new version of Gmail, the default behaviour for the following two situations is inconsistently different. Reply clicking reply button. This fully quotes the previous email ...
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Disable Google keyboard shortcuts

I'm currently using Firefox on Ubuntu 12.10 and disabled Google keyboard shortcuts, mainly because if I wasn't typing in the right box, I would suddenly be doing weird things to my inbox. But ...
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How do I disable keyboard shortcuts in Trello?

Is there a way to turn off keyboard shortcuts in Trello? They break my regular navigation keys.
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Shortcut key for monospaced character format in Confluence

I know the {{...}} markup but it's rather cumbersome. Is there a shortcut key to set the selected text to monospace in Confluence or is it possible to set up one somehow?
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How can I create custom keyboard shortcuts in Google Docs?

When studying biology and mechanisms, it's very useful to take notes with arrows that illustrate a stepwise process: A --> B --> C and up/down arrows to denote increase/decrease. This is very ...
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How do you expand a conversation in Gmail? (The “o” or “return” don't work!) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Gmail keyboard shortcut to “expand all”? Gmail's shortcut reference says o or <Enter> : Open conversation; collapse/expand conversation But when I press o with a ...
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Where to find are all the Prismatic (getprismatic.com) keyboard shortcuts

Found really nice automatic news agregator service http://getprismatic.com. I’m a keyboard centric user, and there are shortcuts on Prismatic website like greader’s j/k for next/previous and etc. But ...
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Keyboard shortcut to open a drop-down list for cell values in Google Docs spreadsheets

I'm working in a Google Docs spreadsheet where I've set up validation lists for a column. When I tab into that column as I'm editing a row, the drop-down handle appears: In order to access values ...
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Gmail labs: Can you create custom shortcuts involving Ctrl + or Alt +?

I'm moving from Outlook to Gmail (in Google Apps) and am setting things up in it to make it as powerful as possible in being my daily driver... (like the message pane). I want to set up Ctrl+R for "...
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I can't seem to get the shortcut key (#) for deleting to work in Gmail on OSx

I am using Chrome on OS X with a UK keyboard and for some reason I cannot delete an email using #. Pretty much every other email shortcut I use works but not this. To get the hash key I am pressing ...
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Google Docs - Keyboard shortcut to correct a misspelled word?

In Google Docs, if a misspelled word is present in a document, a red underline is displayed under that word, as is typical in text-composition applications. When the caret (insertion point) is ...
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Gmail keyboard shortcut to indicate meeting attendance

When I get a meeting (appointment) invitation in my GMail inbox from another Google Apps user, there are links embedded in the message that I can use to indicate my meeting attendance: "Going? Yes - ...
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Scroll without using arrow keys or mouse in Gmail with shortcuts on?

I do not want to have my hands leave the traditional typing position to navigate Gmail via shortcuts. I can do everything I need to do except scroll through really long e-mails. For that it requires ...
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Gmail keyboard shortcut for bulleted/numbered lists

When I'm composing a message, I want to start a bulleted or numbered list with a keyboard shortcut instead of using the mouse. How can I do this? If there is no way to do these things, what's the ...
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YouTube keyboard shortcuts?

I just found out if you type j when watching a YouTube video, it lapses back about 10-20 seconds, depending on the video, I think. What are the keyboard shortcuts when using YouTube?
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Make Twitter recognize the <enter> key to post tweets?

Is it possible to make the enter key submit a tweet automatically on Twitter? If so, how?
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Google Calendar keyboard shortcut to select specific week?

I navigate in Google Calendar using the keyboard shortcuts as much as possible. If the month view is active, is there a keyboard way to select a specific week before switching to the week view (using ...
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Gmail custom filter shortcut

These days I'm getting so many spam emails, so I go to "filter message like this" -> From "sender's id" ->next step -> "Also apply filter to n conversations below" -> create filter. Above ...
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Fill value in multiple cells in Google Sheets

In MS Excel, after selecting a range of cells it is possible to enter a value and press CTRL+ENTER to have that value set in all selected cells. Is there a keystroke in Google Spreadsheets that would ...