Over 30 Most Useful Mac Keyboard Shortcuts to use

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    1. Command + Tab  Switch/Cycle through apps
    2. Command + Brackets [ or ]   Move to the Previous ( [ ) or Next ( ] ) folderBy pressing command and the left bracket ([) you can move to the previous folder.
    3. Shift + Control + Power button  Put all display to sleep (when using multiple displays).
    4. Command + F  Find text in a document or webpage.
    5. Command + Spacebar  Opens Spotlight search bar. Use this to find files in a folder.
    6. Command + Semicolon  Find misspelled words in a given document.
    7. Command + Colon OR Command + Shift + Semicolon  Open the spelling and grammar window.
    8. Command + Ctrl + D  Look up a word in dictionary (hover mouse over a word)
    9. Command + Z  Undo a previous action
    10. Command + Shift + Z  Redo a previous action that was undone with the Command + Zfunction.
    11. Command + Opt + Delete  Delete a File (does not put the file in Trash)
    12. Command + Delete  Move files to the Trash
    13. Command + Control + Space  Open Emoji and Special character panel.
    14. Command + Control + F  Display current app in fullscreen.
    15. Command + Shift + 3  Take a screenshot of the entire screen
    16. Command + Shift + 4  Take a screenshot of a selected area (Drag over an area to select it)
    17. Command + Shift + 5  Open Screen Utility
    18. Command + H  Hide the current app.
    19. Command + Option + H  Hide all other apps (asides the current app
    20. Command + Plus (+) or Minus (-)  Adjust the font size in Messaging app
    21. Command + I  Get information on a selected file/folder.
    22. Command + Shift + D  Open the Desktop folder
    23. Command + Shift + O  Open the Documents folder
    24. Command + Shift + C  Open the Computer window
    25. Command + Shift + F  Open the Recents folder
    26. Command + Tab  Switch between apps (Press Cmd + Tab to switch to last used app; press the two buttons again to switch back)
    27. Command + Left Arrow key  Go back a page in a browser window or Go to beginning of line when typing/working with text.
    28. Command + Right Arrow key  Go to the next page in a browser or Go to end of all the text when typing.
    29. Command + Shift + T  Open last closed tab in a web browser.
    30. Command + Shift + V Paste and Match Style paste text without its previous formatting, otherwise known as Paste as plain text in Windows.

    Extras

    • Option + Shift + Volume Up/Down  Increase or Decrease the volume on your Mac PC in small increments.
    • Command + Accent (`)  Activate next window in an application
    • Command + Accent (`) + Shift  Activate previous window in an application
    • Command + A  Select all
    • Command + Option + A  Undo Select All or Deselect all
    • Command + C  Copy Files
    • Command + V  Paste Files
    • Command + Option + V  Move copied files
    • Command + Option + C  Copy a files pathname

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