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Chapter 3. Viewing and Navigating Mac OS... > Mac OS X to the Max: Finder Window K...

Mac OS X to the Max: Finder Window Keyboard Shortcuts

Table 3.3 lists keyboard shortcuts for working with Finder windows.

Table 3.3. Keyboard Shortcuts for Finder Windows
MenuActionKeyboard Shortcut
NoneOpens an item on the Places sidebar and closes the current windowOption-click
NoneOpens an item on the Places sidebar in a new Finder window-click
NoneCloses all open Finder windowsOption-click the Close button
NoneOpens an item in a new Finder window-double-click (a folder
FinderPreferences-,
FileNew Finder Window-N
FileNew FolderShift--N
FileOpen Window-O
FileClose Window-W
FileGet Info-I
FileShow Original-R
FileAdd to Sidebar-T
Viewas Icons-1
Viewas List-2
Viewas Columns-3
ViewShow/Hide ToolbarOption--T
ViewShow/Hide View Options-J
GoBack-[
GoBack-]
GoEnclosing Folder-up arrow
GoComputerShift--C
GoHomeShift--H
GoNetworkShift--K
GoiDisk, My iDiskShift--I
GoApplicationsShift--A
GoUtilitiesShift--U
GoGo to FolderShift--G
GoConnect to Server-K
WindowMinimize Window-M


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