Speed up Firefox Browsing with Keyboard Shortcuts
I am on a quest. A quest to completely abandon the mouse and do all of my computer tasks solely using Firefox keyboard shortcuts. Using the mouse has always felt kind of awkward for me and it kind of abruptly interrupts the flow of my work when I am on a roll typing away.
So for the past couple of weeks, I have been researching keyboard shortcuts for Firefox and here they are. They all work as they have been tested beforehand. Now the trick is to remember them all!
Does anyone know any that I have missed? I am always looking to expand my list. Let’s make this page a constantly updating definitive list of keyboard shortcuts. So bookmark the page and check back often!
FIREFOX KEYBOARD SHORTCUTS
CTRL + T: Opens a new tab.
CTRL + R: Reloads the current tab.
CTRL + H: View your browsing history in a sidebar
CTRL + J: Opens your Firefox download manager
CTRL + TAB: Moves to the next tab.
CTRL + SHIFT + TAB: Moves to the previous tab.
CTRL + Z: Undo last action
CTRL + SHIFT + Z: Redo last action
CTRL + ENTER: Auto-complete URL to .com
CTRL + SHIFT + ENTER: Auto-complete URL to .org
CTRL + SHIFT + T: Restore the last closed tab
CTRL + number: Change to the tab with this number
CTRL + F4: Close the current tab
CTRL + N: Opens a new Firefox window
CTRL + S: Download the current webpage page as a HTML file
CTRL + L: Highlights the URL in the browser address bar
CTRL + HYPHEN: Decrease text size on the webpage
CTRL + PLUS: Increase text size on the webpage
CTRL + D: Add webpage to bookmarks
ALT + Home: Loads your start page.
ALT + F4: Close the browser window
SHIFT + ENTER: Auto-complete URL to .net
F5: Reload the current tab
F11: Go full screen / normal screen
Space: Scroll down the page
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