10 More Keyboard Shortcuts (Mac Edition)

Jan 3, 2018 | IT Services

Discover some of the most useful keyboard shortcuts for Macs, making you a keyboard ninja when plowing through your day-to-day tasks.

Keyboard ShortcutsWe discussed keyboard shortcuts before and how they can make you a digital ninja when plowing through your day-to-day tasks, but what about Mac users? Well, we didn’t forget about you, so here are ten shortcuts to make you a Mac Keyboard Ninja Pro.


  1. Need to pull the plug on a program that’s not responding? Press Option-Command-Esc.
  2. Need to switch between a bunch of apps quickly? Hit Command-Tab to toggle through your open apps.
  3. Take a screenshot of your entire screen by pressing Shift-Command-3.
  4. Only need a portion of your screen. Hit Command-Shift-4 to use the snippet tool to capture a specific area of your screen.
  5. Duplicate a selected file with Command-D
  6. Quickly display the info of a selected file with Command-I
  7. Open the “All My Files” window with Shift-Command-F
  8. Press Shift-Command-I to open your iCloud Drive.
  9. To show or hide the Dock, press Option-Command-D.
  10. Need to hide or show the Sidebar in Finder windows? Press Option-Command-S.


Be sure to check back for more keyboard shortcuts for both Macs and PCs.

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