Difference between revisions of "List of keyboard shortcuts"

From 68kMLA Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m (Commands common to applications)
(+a few more shortcuts to the Finder section.)
Line 165: Line 165:
 
|-
 
|-
 
|⌘A
 
|⌘A
|select '''a'''ll
+
|Select '''A'''ll
 
|
 
|
 +
|-
 +
|⌘I
 +
|Get '''I'''nfo
 +
|
 +
|-
 +
|⌘M
 +
|'''M'''ake Alias
 +
|As of Mac OS X, '''M'''inimises the window; ⌘L makes an alias of an item in OS X.
 +
|-
 +
|⌘N
 +
|Create '''N'''ew Folder
 +
|As of Mac OS X, opens '''N'''ew Finder window.
 +
|-
 +
|⌘⌦
 +
|Send File(s) and/or Folder(s) to Wastebasket/Trash.
 +
|Introduced in [[Mac OS 8]].
 +
|-
 +
|⌘⇧⌦
 +
|'''Delete''' File(s) and/or Folder(s).
 +
|Introduced in [[Mac OS 9]].
 +
|-
 +
 
|}
 
|}
  

Revision as of 22:45, 4 March 2008

Caution icon color.pngThis articles uses characters from extended Unicode ranges that may not display correctly depending on your computer's configuration.

A list of keyboard shortcuts present in the Mac OS.

Special characters not on keyboards

All special characters can be typed using Option+key or Shift+Option+key. In some cases (like accents) the following character is modified rather than typing a character immediately.

Key Function Notes
⌥A å a with ring
⇧⌥B ı dotless i
⌥C ç c with cedilla
⌥E ’ modifier Sharp accent over following character: áćéíĺńóŕśúýź
⇧⌥E Sharp accent alone
⌥G © Copyright
⌥H ˙ Overdot
⌥I ^ modifier Circumflex over following character: âĉêĝĥîĵôŝûŵŷ
⇧⌥I ^ Circumflex alone
⌥K ˚ Ring
⇧⌥K Apple symbol (only supported in Apple fonts, may not display properly here)
⌥N ~ modifier Tilde over following character: ãẽĩñõũỹ
⇧⌥N ~ Tilde alone
⌥O ø o with slash
⌥Q œ oe ligature
⌥U ¨ modifier Umlaut over following character: äëïöüÿ
⇧⌥U ¨ Umlaut alone
⇧⌥1 Fraction slash
⌥3 £ or # UK pound (US keyboards), US pound/number (UK keyboards)
⌥8 Bullet
⇧⌥8 ° Degree
⇧⌥9 · Mid dot
⌥` ` modifier Grave accent over following character: àèìòù
⇧⌥` ` Grave accent alone
⌥- En dash
⇧⌥- Em dash
⌥[ Open double quote
⇧⌥[ Close double quote
⌥] Open single quote
⇧⌥] Close single quote, or apostrophe
⌥: (That's Option-colon.) Ellipsis
⌥' æ ae ligature
⇧⌥, ¯ Macron
⇧⌥. ˇ Breve, caron (mnemonic: note similarity of ˇ to >, which is ⇧. on US keyboards)
(That's Option-space.) En space

Commands in Finder

Key Function Notes
⌘A Select All
⌘I Get Info
⌘M Make Alias As of Mac OS X, Minimises the window; ⌘L makes an alias of an item in OS X.
⌘N Create New Folder As of Mac OS X, opens New Finder window.
⌘⌦ Send File(s) and/or Folder(s) to Wastebasket/Trash. Introduced in Mac OS 8.
⌘⇧⌦ Delete File(s) and/or Folder(s). Introduced in Mac OS 9.

Commands common to applications

Key Function Notes
⌘S save Standard in all versions of System Software.


Note icon color.pngThis article is a stub. You can help us by expanding it.