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MAC equivalent of widely used Windows keyboard keys

Windows and Linux users are accustomed to standard layout keyboard. When they have to work on a MacBook, the absence of some important keys may be felt. Here I put together the equivalent MacBook key sequences for the absent keys:

Key MS word Browser Terminal Vi / Vim
Home fn + command + shift + fn + fn +
End fn + command + shift + fn + fn +
* Page
Up
fn +
* Page
Down
fn +
* Delete fn + delete
* Backspace delete

* indicates that the value in 2nd column applies for all columns in that row


In addition, the following functions are useful in Linux. Their key sequences on OSX are worth knowing:

Function Terminal Vi / Vim
* Select text and paste cmd + shift + v
Move by words option + or shift + or

* indicates that the value in 2nd column applies for all columns in that row


The equivalence has been tested on Darwin Kernel Version 19.2.0: Sat Nov 9 03:47:04 PST 2019; root:xnu-6153.61.1~20/RELEASE_X86_64 x86_64. Comments/feedback are welcome. On the other hand, Apple recently published a page delineating some shortcuts.

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