Mac Keyboard Shortcuts

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

Here's the list of most useful macOS keyboard shortcuts.

new open close save print

macOS safari file menu 2019-01-30 bjv9c
macOS safari file menu 2019-01-30

copy cut paste undo redo

macOS safari edit menu 2019-01-30 d9kxx
macOS safari edit menu 2019-01-30

Safari Browser Keys

macOS edit safari view menu 2019-01-30 4c94x
macOS edit safari view menu 2019-01-30

Text Editing

FullScreen

fullscreen Ctrl+⌘ command+f

Finder

Show hidden file in finder ⌘ command+⌥ option+.

slide show

goto Finder. Select photos, ⌥ option+⌘ command+y

screenshot

macOS shortcuts 2019-01-30 fdykf
macOS keys for screenshot, 2019-01-30

Screenshot and save to file in Desktop folder:

Screenshot and save to clipboard:

Or, you can run the following in terminal:

screencapture -T 9 -P
Fullscreen. Delay 9 seconds. Open in Preview.
screencapture -T 9 tt.png
Fullscreen. Delay 9 seconds. Save file as tt.png.

Save screenshot without shadow, type this in terminal
defaults write com.apple.screencapture disable-shadow -bool true killall SystemUIServer

Save screenshot in jpg format:
defaults write com.apple.screencapture type jpg

mission control

macOS mission control keys 2019-01-30 s73rp
macOS mission control keys 2019-01-30

Copy File Path in Finder

There are many ways.

macOS copy file path 2020-12-06 tN7SH
macOS copy file path.
Right click then hold ⌥ option.
2020-12-06
macOS copy file path 2020-12-06 44ypy
macOS copy file path.
Right click the path bar.
2020-12-06

misc

macOS input source shortcuts 2019-01-30 y65j4
macOS input source shortcuts 2019-01-30
macOS keyboard shortcuts 2019-01-30 89432
macOS keyboard shortcuts 2019-01-30
macOS display shortcuts 2019-01-30 qmxr5
macOS display shortcuts 2019-01-30
macOS launchpad shortcuts 2019-01-30 8spxs
macOS launchpad shortcuts 2019-01-30

back to Keyboard Shortcut/Layout Tutorial

If you have a question, put $5 at patreon and message me.

Mac Keyboard Topic

\