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Knowledge work pro tips: Working on the web == * Created: [time=Mon, Apr 20, 2020 3:21 AM] * Last Updated: [time=Friday, Jun 5, 2020 9:07 AM] * ###### tags: `tips` `shortcuts` `howtos` * Why? You will work faster if you know your way around keyboard shortcuts [TOC] ---- ## Google Mail - need to search something but don't want to get distracted by my inbox - https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#search/{keyword to search for} ## Google forms - /viewform to fill in - /viewanalytics to see responses - /edit ## Google sheet - /copy - /export?format=[one_of_the_option_below] possible formats: xlsx|csv|tsv|pdf|zip|ods ## Google docs - /edit - /create - /copy - /preview - /export?format=[one_of_the_option_below] possible formats: docx|pdf|txt|zip|epub|rtf|odt ## Zoom (on OSX) - copy chat: select all, drag it to a text editor - // Sometimes it allows you to "save chat" by right clicking. free vs paid plans? Webinar x conference call? ## Google Meet - activate transcript ## Twitter - Save a thread without replying to the tweet: go to https://threadreaderapp.com/thread/[TWEET_ID].html ## Google chrome - cmd + shift + [ or ] - cmd + option + arrow to switch through open tabs - cmd + N for new window - cmd + T for new tab - cmd + click link to open in background tab - cmd + shift + N for incognito window (hello medium and news paywall) - cmd + shift + T to reopen last closed tabs - cmd + option + I for developer tools ## Any app on OSX - cmd + M to minimise - cmd + ` to cycle through different windows of the app - cmd + tab cycle through different apps, forward - cmd + tab + shift cycle through different apps, backward - open emoji selector: cmd + option + space