command key


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Noun1.command key - (computer science) the key on a computer keyboard that is used (in combination with some other key) to type control characterscommand key - (computer science) the key on a computer keyboard that is used (in combination with some other key) to type control characters
key - a lever (as in a keyboard) that actuates a mechanism when depressed
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
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The Geneva font; the white screen of the original Macintosh; the Apple command key icon; and original virtual deck imagery for Windows Solitaire and many more visual elements created by Kare live on today.
Kare designed the icon on the Command key of your Mac laptop.
Vice President Abed Rabbou Mansour Hadi, the sole, consensus candidate, billed the election as a way to move on after months of mass protests against Saleh's rule, but the president's sons and nephews still command key army units and security agencies.
In addition the application offers a Quick Search Box which can be accessed by selecting the command key twice and which Google claimed is the quickest way to carry out web and desktop searches.
To hide a construct, select it by clicking on it and then, if you are using a Macintosh hold down the command key and type M or, if using Windows, hold down the control key and type M.
Bonus Tip: A hidden way to access Scrubby Sliders is to hold down the Command key while hovering over an edit field.
To open one of these URLs in your default browser, hold down the Command key and click on the URL.
But on this keyboard, the @ was one of two symbols over the 2, and nothing--not the Shift key, not the Control command not the Alt command, not even that stupid Windows command key (what does it do?
Simply select text in these environments and use a command key combination to bring THINK Reference forward and search for that API or keyword.
All of the Macintosh command key conventions (cut, copy, paste, etc.
While command key combinations can take the place of a mouse, users will find the mouse faster and easier for most commands.

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