Episode 5 - Save Time With Keyboard Shortcuts!

Manage text and files:

  • Copy: Command ⌘ + C
  • Paste: Command ⌘ + V
  • Undo: Command ⌘ + Z
  • Redo: Command ⌘ + Shift ⇧ + Z

Create new tabs or windows:

  • New tab: Command ⌘ + T
  • New window: Command ⌘ + N
  • Close tab or window: Command ⌘ + W

Navigating between windows:

  • Switch between windows for different programs: Command ⌘ + Tab ⇥
  • Switch between windows for the same program: Command ⌘ + `

Exercises:

  • Practice keyboard shortcuts by avoiding the mouse as much as possible. Each time you are forced to use the mouse, look up the keyboard shortcut that accomplishes the same effect.
  • Explore the menu of any program to learn new keyboard shortcuts.