We have been writing a lot of tips about Safari browser on our Main blog like how to clear cookies in safari, how to clear cache in safari, etc. It’s all because Safari gives a lot of features packed in a simple manner. Today I am going to tell you that how you can control many features of Safari without using your mouse. Well, you can do this by using many keyboard shortcuts and I am pretty used to it because it saves my major share of time. These keyboard shortcuts are really simple and easy to use. Lets check out these keyboard shortcuts.
Keyboard Shortcuts for Safari in Mac OS X
Command + T – Opens a new tab
Command + W – It closes the currently browsing tabs
Command + M – This command minimizes the safari browser
Command + F – Find any word within a webpage
Command + Option + Click Link – Helps in opening the link in a new window
Command + Option + F – Moves the cursor to Google search box in the top right
Command + Shift + ] – Go to the next tab
Command + Shift + [ – Go to the previous tab
Command + Shift + H – Go to the homepage of the browser
Command + Shift + K – Toggle Block Pop-up Windows
Command + Option + E – Useful shortcut for clearing cache
Command + Option + R – Power reload. Reloads without caching.
Command + Plus(+) – This increases the font size
Command + Hyphen(-) – This decreases the font size
Command + Option + L – Opens the download window
Command + Shift + D – Bookmarks the opened web page
Command + Option + B – It opens your bookmarks library
Option + Up arrow – Scroll up your window
Option + Down arrow – Scroll down your window
Option-Click Close Button – This closes all other tabs
You will find these commands really good for your work. Many of my friends are using this and are really happy with the time saved by these keyboard shortcuts. You also give it a try.