OS X :: How To Change Volume Keyboard Shortcut

Feb 28, 2010

I used the migration assistant to move most of my stuff from my old MBP to my new one, but that seems to have had the strange effect of keeping the keyboard settings for the old MBP. Very simply, I'd like to set f12 to increase volume, F11 to decrease etc. but I can't work out where I would change those settings. I've been able to change things like expose and dashboard, but this is proving to be a pain in the backside.

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OS X :: Cannot Change (Look Up In Dictionary) Keyboard Shortcut

Dec 12, 2009

I try to change it to Command + D and it won't work. I've also tried to change it to other combinations and none work. Even when I untick the Look Up in Dictionary box, the original Command + Control + D still works.

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OS X :: How To Change Keyboard Shortcut To Cycle Through Windows

Feb 4, 2010

Is it possible to change the shortcut to cycle through windows in an open applications?

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Mac Pro :: Sound Volume Does Not Change By Keyboard Control

Apr 2, 2012

OS X Lion, output: Cinema Display. Volume doesn't change by control keys on keyboard. But it does with software volume control (on iTunes, for example). When I press control buttons on keyboard, volume icon on display appears and changes - but not the volume. It lets me know that buttons are working, and Mac recognizes that.

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Mac Pro, Mac OS X (10.7.3)

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Applications :: Control ITunes Volume (not System Volume) From Apple Aluminum Keyboard?

Oct 20, 2009

I have a Mac Pro and not too long ago I swapped from a fat, heavy and filthy white Apple Keyboard to a new skinny silver one. I like it, and also love that the F7-9 Skip Back-Pause/Play-Skip Forward keys work for iTunes, even when another app is active (what's the word I'm looking for - in focus or whatever). But I use Optical output, so the volume keys (F10-12) don't do anything. I know that, when iTunes is the active app, I can command-+/- to change the volume, but I'd love to be able to map the F10-12 keys to do that - without having to have iTunes active (playing, but not the active window).

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OS X :: Linking Keyboard Volume Control To App Volume Controls?

Dec 14, 2008

I was wondering if anyone knows how to do this- it is a pita to adjust separate volume controls on everything. If I adjust the volume on the keyboard, the volume slider in itunes doe snot move. If I set the volume on itunes with a mouse, then come home and use the volume controls on my keyboard, I have to also manually adjust the slider in itunes. Anyway to link the two?

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OS X :: Set Up Keyboard Shortcut To Switch Keyboard Layout?

Nov 5, 2009

I alternate between French and English regularly when typing, but every time I have to go to System Preferences (or add an ugly flag that does not match the color-scheme to the status-bar) and change the language. Is there a way to have a keyboard shortcut that switches between two keyboard shortcuts?

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OS X :: How To Change Quick Look Shortcut

Oct 29, 2010

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OS X :: How To Change Shortcut Icon

Mar 29, 2006

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OS X :: How To Change Key Shortcut

Jul 24, 2009

This morning when i turned on my Mac, i noticed that the F5 and F6 key was not working (higher and lower brightness of keyboard) so i went to System Preferences>Keyboard&Mouse and i clicked 'Restore Default' thinking this would restore the old settings of F5 and F6. I then noticed i had accidentally changed all old keyboard shortcuts from F1 to F12, I wanna find out how to change my keyboard settings back to F8 for 'Play/Pause' F11 for volume decrease, F12 for volume increase etc.

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OS X :: Keyboard Shortcut Of Mac

Sep 13, 2010

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OS X :: Keyboard Shortcut Not Resetting

Oct 10, 2010

I set my fn key to display all windows (same as F3 default). I would like to remove this, but it doesn't show up on the system preferences shortcut list. Pressing "Restore Defaults" does nothing to alleviate the problem. Is there a way that I could reset all of my default shortcuts through terminal or something more powerful than system preferences?

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OS X :: How Do I Create A Keyboard Shortcut

Nov 13, 2009

i have a 13in macbook before the intel core duo so i have TWO enter buttons, but they both dont work now. I tried using the keyboard shortcuts under system preferences to make a shortcut to do the same thing as the enter button but no luck. I dont know what to do now.

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OS X :: Keyboard Shortcut For Stickies?

Mar 24, 2010

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OS X :: How To Change Safari Tab Shortcut

Sep 8, 2010

I've noticed by default everyone else's computers with Safari on them do CMD+W to close tabs, but for some reason mine does OPT+T. It's become a serious impediment to my browsing.

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OS X :: Empty Trash Keyboard Shortcut?

Apr 25, 2008

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OS X :: Keyboard Shortcut For Login Window??

Oct 9, 2006

Does anyone know of a keyboard shortcut to go to the Login Window (fast user switching) like the Win+L combination for Windows XP?

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I've been searching for what seems like hours, and I can't find anything.

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OS X :: Apple Logo Keyboard Shortcut?

May 18, 2007

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You'll notice this person's hard drive is labeled simply using the Apple Logo. I've seen alot of screenshots that use this symbol. How do I do it?

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OS X :: Keyboard Shortcut For Euro Symbol?

Sep 14, 2007

Is there a keyboard shortcut for the euro (currency) symbol?

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OS X :: Keyboard Shortcut To Lock System

Jan 2, 2009

I like to know the shortcut for locking the system, like when you press ctrl + shift + eject same time it turns the monitor off in imac etc i want the exact same function but when mouse shaken the system asks for password.

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OS X :: Create Keyboard Shortcut To Application?

Jan 5, 2009

Is there a way I can create a keyboard shortcut to an application? I would like that when I press option+command+T, TextEdit opens up.

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OS X :: Keyboard Shortcut To Hit OK Button

Jan 8, 2009

You know how in Windows you can use the tab key to tab through fields in a dialogue box until the OK or Cancel button is selected, then use the enter key to execute one's choice? Well how does one do that in Leopard? For example, I am entering a lot of transactions into my accounting software (MYOB) and each entry has to be recorded by hitting the OK button. It's highlighted in blue but hitting the enter key doesn't do it and I cannot tab to it. It would speed things up greatly if I didn't have to keep mousing to the button.

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OS X :: Keyboard Shortcut To Make The Symbol

Jan 10, 2009

Can anyone tell me what the keyboard shortcut is to make the following symbol: |

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OS X :: Show Menu Keyboard Shortcut?

Jan 15, 2009

I've switched to mac very recently and have the following "beginner" question. I was not able to find an answer in any of the guides.

In OS X the Menu Bar is always on the top left. Now, I don't know all the shortcuts yet, so I have to click with my mouse on e.g. "history" (in safari) to find out that "shift" "cmd" "H" brings me back to home.

Now, I don't want to click with my mouse on "history" in order to view the menu. Just as in Windows I want to be able to open the "history" menu with a short cut. In Windows if I pressed "alt" it would underline the letter I would have to press in order to open a certain menu (e.g. "alt" + "f" for file menu).

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OS X :: Any Keyboard Shortcut To Mail An Attachment?

Mar 29, 2009

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OS X :: Keyboard Shortcut To Lock Screen?

May 19, 2009

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OS X :: How Can I Set Up Keyboard Shortcut For Spaces

Aug 16, 2009

It wasn't until I got my new MPB that I realized how much I use Spaces on a daily basis, when I had my whitebook.

I've set up Spaces on my new uMBP but can't find a way to "view all my spaces." You know, the overview look of spaces, when you can see all your spaces at a glance and click to switch on whichever space you wanna enter.

Well, I can't for the life of my figure out how to set up a keyboard shortcut for this. Back on my whitebook it was always set to F10, but looking at the new layout of buttons on the top row of the keyboard, there are some buttons I'd like to leaver untouched.

F1+F2: Screen brightness controls I'd like to leave untouch since they're obviously useful.

F3: This is Expose right? Giving me a view of all open windows. Well, can't I just do this already by moving 4 fingers downward on the trackpad? If that's the case, which I think it is I wouldn't mind assigning F3 a different shortcut, like Spaces. But how?

F4: Dashboard. On the whitebook it was always F12, guess it'll just take some getting used to.

F5+F6: Backlit keyboard dimmers, i'm fine leaving thouse as is.

F7-F12: Controls media with the back, play/pause, next button which I love & the sound controls which I don't mind.

In System Prefs. in Spaces I'll set "Activate Spaces" to F3 but still F3 will do Expose. I'm not sure how to change this.

& I have no idea what secondary mouse click or middle mouse button is...i'm guessing this has to do with mighty mouse? Me no have one, just using the trackpad..

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OS X :: Keyboard Shortcut - Move From Left To Right

Dec 1, 2009

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OS X :: Keyboard Shortcut To Minimize All Windows?

Jan 5, 2010

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OS X :: Keyboard Shortcut For Next While Editing PowerPoint Slides

Nov 27, 2006

While in lecture I sometimes take notes on my MBpro in the notes section of the powerpoint presentation. It would be useful if I knew the keyboard shortcut for Next Slide while in editing mode of the ppt slides. I know there are a ton of keyboard shortcuts for next slide while in presentation mode, but I can't find one for editing mode.

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OS X :: Moving Application In Spaces Using Keyboard Shortcut

Oct 29, 2007

Is there a way to move an application to another space in Spaces using a keyboard shortcut? For example if anyone is familiar with Compiz or Beryl you can use control+alt+shift+directional key to move an application to a new space without using the mouse or the mode where you can see all the spaces at ounce.

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OS X :: Firefox Keyboard Shortcut Without Home Button

Nov 23, 2008

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OS X :: Keyboard Shortcut For Shows Contents Of Window?

Apr 4, 2009

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OS X :: Keyboard Shortcut / Key For Multiple Options?

May 13, 2009

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OS X :: Keyboard Shortcut For Next Or Previous Picture With Quicklook?

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