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Re^3: Editing features for power users

by hiseldl (Priest)
on Mar 24, 2003 at 20:07 UTC ( #245520=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Re: Editing features for power users
in thread Editing features for advanced users

    I even mapped the escape key to ALT so that I didn't have to reach for it.

You can just use CTRL-[ to send the escape character. Your fingers never leave the home row and you don't have to mess around with alternate key mappings. You can also use this key combination to send ESC to Emacs. :-)

Cheers!

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hiseldl
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Comment on Re^3: Editing features for power users
Re: Ctrl-[
by htoug (Deacon) on May 15, 2003 at 14:13 UTC
    Hmmm... That doesn't seem to work. '[' is AltGr-8 and CTRL and AltGr don't mix.
    How does he do it?

    Oh well - maybe it's just my keyboard - I never could locate the right Alt button either.... ;-P

      On my 101-key QWERTY keyboard the '[' key is to the right of the 'P' key. It sounds like you don't have the same keyboard as I do. 8-)

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      hiseldl
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