KDE Short Cut Keys

By: mendesdomnic

October 3, 2008 3:46 am





Here are some KDE shortcuts:

  • Alt-F2
    Brings up a “Run Command” prompt
  • Alt-Print and Cntrl-Print
    Take a screenshot. You have to paste it from your clipboard
  • Alt-Esc or Control-Esc
    Shows the KDE session manager, from which you can switch to a specific application or log out of KDE.
  • Ctrl-F[1..8]
    Switch to a specific desktop.
  • Alt-Tab or Alt-Shift-Tab
    Cycle through your windows.
  • Ctrl-Tab or Ctrl-Shift-Tab
    Cycle through your desktops.
  • Alt-F4
    Close the current active window.
  • Ctrl-Alt-Esc
    Window destroyer (every window you click on will be destroyed).
  • Alt-F3
    For your Window Menu
  • Ctrl-Alt-Backspace
    This exits KDE but doesn’t save your settings or work.
  • Ctrl-Alt-Numpad +
    Cycles to the next screen resolution available.
  • Ctrl-Alt-Numpad –
    Cycles to the previous screen resolution available.

Do share more if you have any………..

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, Technical Solutions

Disclaimer: As with everything else in the SUSE Blog, this content is definitely not supported by SUSE (so don't even think of calling Support if you try something and it blows up).  It was contributed by a community member and is published "as is." It seems to have worked for at least one person, and might work for you. But please be sure to test, test, test before you do anything drastic with it.

1 Comment

  1. By:Anonymous

    Open Start Menu = Alt + F1