Are you guys looking to Mac Os Keyboard Shortcuts Keys to boost your speed of productivity or are you just want to save your time by not going through 3-4 steps then you are at right place. Here we have collected lots of top keyboard shortcut keys of macOS Keyboard.


How to use these keyboard shortcut keys?

Mac Os Shortcuts

Mac OS X Finder Keyboard Shortcuts The Mac OS X Lion Finder helps you access and organize most of the important Mac OS X functions while you work. Use Finder keyboard shortcuts to display windows, copy and move files, and launch applications.

To use a keyboard shortcut, hold down one or more modifier keys(command, alt, shift, ctrl, etc) while pressing the last key of the shortcut. For example, to use the shortcut Command-C (copy), hold down Command, press C, then release both keys.

Recognize these common mac keyboard shortcuts symbols and the name of it.

Command ⌘Shift ⇧Option ⌥
Control ⌃Caps Lock ⇪Fn (Function Key)

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Mac Keyboard Shortcuts.

I have divided these apple shortcut keys into 2 section. One for most common useful keyboard shortcut keys that you can use it mostly anywhere in your Mac OS Window. And the next one section is for the keyboard shortcuts of Finder Windows which works inside only this windows.

Most Important Shortcuts.

Command-XCut: Remove the selected item and copy it to the Clipboard (It only works on a clipboard of any software, not in Finder).
Command-CCopy To copy.
Command-VPaste To paste the copied text or files.
Command-ZUndo To go back to the previous step. (For example: if you deleted some items previously just press Command-Z to Undo that steps and get back the delete files) .
Command-Shift-ZRedo To reversing the undo command. In some apps, you can undo and redo multiple commands.
Command-ASelect All items.
Command-FFind: Open a Find window, or find items in a document.
Command-GFind Again: Find the next occurrence of the item previously found. To find the previous occurrence, press Command-Shift-G.
Command-HHide the windows of the front app. To reverse this step means to view the front app but hide all other apps, press Command-Option-H.
Command-MMinimize the front window to the Dock. To minimize all windows of the front app, press Command-Option-M.
Command-NNew: Open a new document or window.
Command-OOpen the selected item or open a dialog to select a file to open.
Command-PPrint the current document.
Command-SSave the current document.
Command-WClose the front window. To close all windows of the app, press Command-Option-W.
Command-QQuit the app.
Option-Command-EscForce Quit: Choose an app to force quit. Or press Command-Shift-Option-Esc and hold for 3 seconds to force just the front app to quit.
Command–Space barSpotlight: Show or hide the Spotlight search field
Space barQuick Look: Use Quick Look to preview the selected item.
Command-TabSwitch apps: Switch to the next most recently used app among your open apps.
Shift-Command-Tilde (~)Switch windows: Switch to the next most recently used window of the front app.
Shift-Command-3Screenshot: Take a screenshot of the entire screen. Learn more screenshot shortcuts.
Command-Comma (,)Preferences: Open preferences for the front app.
Command-DDuplicate the selected files.
Command-IShow the Get Info window for a selected file.
Shift-Command-COpen the Computer window.
Shift-Command-DOpen the desktop folder.

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Finder important shortcuts keys.

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Shift-Command-GOpen a Go to Folder window.
Shift-Command-HOpen the Home folder of the current macOS user account.
Command-DeleteMove the selected item to the Trash.
Command–double-clickOpen a folder in a separate tab or window.
Shift-Command-IOpen iCloud Drive.
Shift-Command-KOpen the Network window.
Shift-Command-NCreate a new folder.
Command-EEject the selected disk or volume.
Command-FStart a Spotlight search in the Finder window.
Option-Command-LOpen the Downloads folder.
Shift-Command-OOpen the Documents folder.
Option-Command-DShow or hide the Dock. This often works even when you’re not in the Finder.
Control-Command-TAdd the selected item to the sidebar (OS X Mavericks or later).
Option-Command-PHide or show the path bar in Finder windows.
Option-Command-SHide or show the Sidebar in Finder windows.
Command–Slash (/)Hide or show the status bar in Finder windows.
Command-JShow View Options.
Command-NOpen a new Finder window.
Option-Command-TShow or hide the toolbar when a single tab is open in the current Finder window.
Option-Command-VMove: Move the files in the Clipboard from their original location to the current location.
Command-YUse Quick Look to preview the selected files.
Command-1View the items in the Finder window as icons.
Command-2View the items in a Finder window as a list.
Command-3View the items in a Finder window in columns.
Command-4View the items in a Finder window with Cover Flow.
Command–Left Bracket ([)Go to the previous folder.
Command–Right Bracket (])Go to the next folder.
Command–Up ArrowOpen the folder that contains the current folder.
Command–Control–Up ArrowOpen the folder that contains the current folder in a new window.
Command–Down ArrowOpen the selected item.
Command–Mission ControlShow the desktop. This works even when you’re not in the Finder.
Command–Brightness DownTurn display mirroring on or off when your Mac is connected to more than one display.
Option–double-clickOpen a folder in a separate window and close the current window.
Shift-Command-DeleteEmpty the Trash.
Option-Shift-Command-DeleteEmpty the Trash without the confirmation dialog.
Command-YUse Quick Look to preview the files.
Option–Brightness UpOpen Displays preferences. This works with either Brightness key.
Option–Mission ControlOpen Mission Control preferences.
Option–Volume UpOpen Sound preferences. This works with any of the volume keys.
Command key while draggingMove the dragged item to another volume or location.
Option key while draggingCopy the dragged item. The pointer changes while you drag the item.
Option-Command while draggingMake an alias of the dragged item. The pointer changes while you drag the item.
Option-click a disclosure triangleOpen all folders within the selected folder. This works only when in list view.
Command-click a window titleSee the folders that contain the current folder.
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