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11:09 pm, October 13, 2021

Mac Useful Keyboard Shortcuts

Here are some useful keyboard shortcuts that i use for Mac OS

Switch between windows of the same Application

Command ⌘ + `

Change the window of the current app you are using, say if you have 2 windows open of your brave browser and want to switch between them you can press command plus tilda or Command + `

Take a screen area capture

Command ⌘ + Shift + 4

this will capture an area of the screen with a selection tool.

Copying, Cutting and Pasting

I found this quite annoying when switching from windows to mac and then back again, as i still do today. As i have to switch between windows machines and mac. I tried rebinding the keys, but it does not really work in all mac applications. 

So rather than Ctrl + C its Command + C for copy. 

Copy: Command ⌘ + C

Paste: Command ⌘ + V

Cut: Command ⌘ + X

There are an absolute ton of shortcuts available, you can see some (a lot) more here.

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