Saturday, January 25, 2014

Keyboard shortcuts of Ubuntu 13.04

Hello friends, today I am going to tell you about some keyboard shortcuts of Ubuntu 13.04. Although its written in Ubuntu documentation but only a few of us bothers about the documentation and read them. So, I am summarizing them here. I collected it from Ubuntu official website.
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Windows and Workspaces: 
Keyboard Shortcut Description
Alt + F4 Close current window
Alt + F2 Run a command
Alt + Tab Switch windows
Alt + Shift + Tab Reverse Switch window
Alt + Tab + Right Arrow Switch to next window to the right
Alt + Tab + Left Arrow Switch to next window to the left
Alt + Tab + Down Arrow Preview selected window
Alt + ` Switch between windows in selected application
Alt + Shift + ` Reverse switch window in selected application
Super + s Activate workspace switcher
Super + w Show all windows in current workspace
CTRL + Alt + Arrows Switch between workspaces
CTRL + Alt + Shift + Arrows Move current window to another workspace
CTRL + Alt + Del Log out
CTRL + Super + D Hide all windows
CTRL + Alt + L Lock screen
CTRL + Super + Up Arrow Maximise current window
Alt + Left mouse drag Move window
Alt + Middle mouse drag Resize window
Alt + F7 + Arrows Move Window
Alt + F8 + Arrows  Resize Window
CTRL + Alt + T Launch Terminal

Heads Up Display (HUD):
Keyboard Shortcut Description
Alt (quick tap) Opens HUD
Type Shows list of items to choose from
Arrows Select result
Esc (or Alt again) Exit HUD

The Dash:
Keyboard Shortcut Description
Super (hold) Show keyboard shortcuts
Super (tap) Show dash
Super + A Show Applications lens
Super + F Show Files lens
Super + M Show Music lens
Super + V Show Video lens
Super + C Show Photos lens
Super + G Show Gwibber lens
Arrow keys Change selected item
CTRL + Tab Toggle through lenses
CTRL + Shift + Tab Toggler backwards through lenses
Enter Open selected item
Right click on item Preview

The Launcher:
Keyboard Shortcut Description
Alt + F1 Enables keyboard navigation
Super + Tab Switch between applications
Super + Shift + Tab Toggle backwards through applications in launcher
Super + (1 to 9) Select application defined by number
Super + Shift + (1 to 9) Open new window for application
Super + T Open recycle bin

Screenshots:
Keyboard Shortcut Description
Print Take a screenshot
Alt + Print Capture current window
Shift + Print Take screenshot of area of screen
CTRL + Print Copy screenshot to clipboard
CTRL + Alt + Print Capture current window to clipboard
CTRL + Shift + Print Capture screen area to clipboard

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