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Re: Hotkeys - redefine

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  • Subject: [mg77453] Re: Hotkeys - redefine
  • From: Szabolcs <szhorvat at>
  • Date: Sat, 9 Jun 2007 05:31:19 -0400 (EDT)
  • Organization: University of Bergen
  • References: <f43do2$g0$> at wrote:
> Hi all!
> I am interested in hotkeys. My am pretty upsat that every different
> editor uses different selection conventions and hotkeys, etc.
> Anyway, I would like to redefine the hotkeys and define some for a
> couple of new actions. I wonder if I can do it. An example: how do you
> jump form the cell "frame" (thing on the rightmost side) to inside the
> cell and back?
> Thank you,
> Bence

Hi Bence,

Take a look at the file

(The path may be a bit different for other operating systems.)

I am mostly happy with the editor shortcuts, I just use this to remap 
CTRL-[ to \[LeftDoubleBracket] etc.

AFAIK the format of this file is not documented (but pretty 
self-explanatory), so be careful, and back it up before you make any 
modifications. If you keep the backup in the same directory, make sure 
that its extension is NOT .tr, otherwise your modifications may not take 

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