tab key


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Noun1.tab key - the key on a typewriter or a word processor that causes a tabulationtab key - the key on a typewriter or a word processor that causes a tabulation
key - a lever (as in a keyboard) that actuates a mechanism when depressed
typewriter keyboard - a keyboard for manually entering characters to be printed
Translations

tab key

nTabtaste f; (on typewriter) → Tabulatortaste f
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For people who cannot use a mouse, Web browsers have a feature that selects the clickable items on the page by pressing the TAB key.
This feature allows to expand the UPDATE statement to a full code template on pressing the Tab key.
Many authors still use the space bar instead of the tab key and tend to centralise titles and headings with the space bar.
If you turn on Full Keyboard Access in System Preferences (under Keyboard), note that you can now switch through the previous, play/pause, next, AirPlay, and other buttons with the tab key.
Use standard keyboard characters, such as asterisks instead of bullets, to be on the safe side, and use the space bar instead of the tab key.
By preventing people from choosing locked cells, you ensure that they can use the Tab key to quickly jump to the next input cell.
When filling out a form, the Tab key moves you forward field to field; a Shift-Tab moves you backward.