command key


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
To select multiple names for removal at once, hold down the Mac's Command key and click through the list.
When the task is complete, the associate enters the number of cases picked into the system and presses a command key that sends the weight registered on the scale to the warehouse management system (WMS).
There's also a navigation bar at the top of the screen, which includes screen brightness controls, screen orientation lock, split-screen command key, airport search and download tool.
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.

Full browser ?