Difference: AccessKeys (1 vs. 6)

Revision 62010-05-31 - TWikiContributor

 

Access Keys

What are access keys?

Access keys are keyboard shortcuts which allow the user to navigate around a website or a piece of computer software without having to use a mouse or other pointing device.

What are the advantages of using access keys?

Its an alternative to using a mouse, or other pointing device, and can sometimes be quicker than using a mouse.

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Does TWiki have access keys?

TWiki offers access keys in view mode, such as "P" for printable view, and in edit mode, such as "S" for save. The underlined characters in topic action links indicate the access keys.

 

How do I use access keys?

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This depends on the browser you are using:
 
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  • If you use Internet Explorer
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  • Internet Explorer:
 
    • Press and hold the 'Alt' key
    • Press the required letter
    • Release the keys and press the 'ENTER' key
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  • If you use Netscape Navigator, Mozilla, or Firefox 1.0
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  • Netscape Navigator, Mozilla, or Firefox 1.0:
 
    • Press and hold the 'Alt' key
    • Press the required letter
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  • If you use Firefox 2.0
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  • Firefox 2.0 or later:
 
    • Press and hold both the 'Shift' and the 'Alt' key
    • Press the required letter
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  • If you are using a Mac
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  • Firefox on Mac:
 
    • Press and hold the 'Ctrl' key
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    • Press the required letter

  • Safari on Mac:
    • Press and hold both the 'Ctrl' and the key 'option' key
 
    • Press the required letter

Related Topics: UserDocumentationCategory

Revision 52005-03-27 - TWikiContributor

 

Access Keys

What are access keys?

Access keys are keyboard shortcuts which allow the user to navigate around a website or a piece of computer software without having to use a mouse or other pointing device.

What are the advantages of using access keys?

Its an alternative to using a mouse, or other pointing device, and can sometimes be quicker than using a mouse.

How do I use access keys?

This depends on the browser you are using (see also cross-browser support below):

  • If you use Internet Explorer
    • Press and hold the 'Alt' key
    • Press the required letter
    • Release the keys and press the 'ENTER' key
Changed:
<
<
  • If you use Netscape Navigator, Mozilla, or Firefox
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>
  • If you use Netscape Navigator, Mozilla, or Firefox 1.0
 
    • Press and hold the 'Alt' key
    • Press the required letter
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  • If you use Firefox 2.0
    • Press and hold both the 'Shift' and the 'Alt' key
    • Press the required letter
 
  • If you are using a Mac
    • Press and hold the 'Ctrl' key
    • Press the required letter
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Learn more
  Related Topics: UserDocumentationCategory

Revision 42005-03-27 - TWikiContributor

 

Access Keys

What are access keys?

Access keys are keyboard shortcuts which allow the user to navigate around a website or a piece of computer software without having to use a mouse or other pointing device.

What are the advantages of using access keys?

Its an alternative to using a mouse, or other pointing device, and can sometimes be quicker than using a mouse.

How do I use access keys?

This depends on the browser you are using (see also cross-browser support below):

Changed:
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  • If you use Internet Explorer
    • Press and hold the 'Alt' key
    • Press the required letter
    • Release the keys and press the 'ENTER' key
>
>
  • If you use Internet Explorer
    • Press and hold the 'Alt' key
    • Press the required letter
    • Release the keys and press the 'ENTER' key
 
Changed:
<
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  • If you use Netscape Navigator, Mozilla, or Firefox
    • Press and hold the 'Alt' key
    • Press the required letter
>
>
  • If you use Netscape Navigator, Mozilla, or Firefox
    • Press and hold the 'Alt' key
    • Press the required letter
 
Changed:
<
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  • If you are using a Mac
    • Press and hold the 'Ctrl' key
    • Press the required letter
>
>
  • If you are using a Mac
    • Press and hold the 'Ctrl' key
    • Press the required letter
  Learn more

Related Topics: UserDocumentationCategory

Revision 32005-03-27 - TWikiContributor

 

Access Keys

What are access keys?

Access keys are keyboard shortcuts which allow the user to navigate around a website or a piece of computer software without having to use a mouse or other pointing device.

What are the advantages of using access keys?

Its an alternative to using a mouse, or other pointing device, and can sometimes be quicker than using a mouse.

How do I use access keys?

This depends on the browser you are using (see also cross-browser support below):

  • If you use Internet Explorer
    • Press and hold the 'Alt' key
    • Press the required letter
    • Release the keys and press the 'ENTER' key

  • If you use Netscape Navigator, Mozilla, or Firefox
    • Press and hold the 'Alt' key
    • Press the required letter

  • If you are using a Mac
    • Press and hold the 'Ctrl' key
    • Press the required letter

Learn more

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Related Topics: UserDocumentationCategory
 

Revision 22004-08-28 - PeterThoeny

 

Access Keys

What are access keys?

Access keys are keyboard shortcuts which allow the user to navigate around a website or a piece of computer software without having to use a mouse or other pointing device.

What are the advantages of using access keys?

Its an alternative to using a mouse, or other pointing device, and can sometimes be quicker than using a mouse.

How do I use access keys?

This depends on the browser you are using (see also cross-browser support below):

  • If you use Internet Explorer
    • Press and hold the 'Alt' key
    • Press the required letter
    • Release the keys and press the 'ENTER' key
Changed:
<
<
  • If you use Netscape Navigator
>
>
  • If you use Netscape Navigator, Mozilla, or Firefox
 
    • Press and hold the 'Alt' key
    • Press the required letter

  • If you are using a Mac
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    • Substitute the 'Ctrl' key for the 'Alt' key.
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    • Press and hold the 'Ctrl' key
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    • Press the required letter
  Learn more

Revision 12004-08-15 - PeterThoeny

 

Access Keys

What are access keys?

Access keys are keyboard shortcuts which allow the user to navigate around a website or a piece of computer software without having to use a mouse or other pointing device.

What are the advantages of using access keys?

Its an alternative to using a mouse, or other pointing device, and can sometimes be quicker than using a mouse.

How do I use access keys?

This depends on the browser you are using (see also cross-browser support below):

  • If you use Internet Explorer
    • Press and hold the 'Alt' key
    • Press the required letter
    • Release the keys and press the 'ENTER' key

  • If you use Netscape Navigator
    • Press and hold the 'Alt' key
    • Press the required letter

  • If you are using a Mac
    • Substitute the 'Ctrl' key for the 'Alt' key.

Learn more

 
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