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Keyboard shortcuts

This page was last updated on July 18, 2009.

Cycle through desktops backwards Ctrl Shift Tab
Cycle through desktops forwards Ctrl Tab
Cycle through windows backwards Alt Shift Tab
Cycle through windows forwards Alt Tab
Drag a window to move it if title bar is off screen Alt LeftMouseButton
Hide or show the desktop Ctrl Alt d
Lock the desktop Ctrl Alt l
Open “Run Command” Alt F2
Open K-menu Alt F1
Quit a program Ctrl Q
Quit a script or command Ctrl C
Reboot Ctrl Alt Del
Restart the X server Ctrl Alt Bksp
Show the table of processes running on my system Ctrl Esc
Shut down the computer Ctrl Alt Del
Snapshot of the active window to the clipboard Alt PrintScreen
Snapshot of the desktop to the clipboard Ctrl Alt PrintScreen
Use keyboard arrows as mouse Alt F12

Obligatory Happy Ending

And they all lived happily ever after. The end.

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