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Temporary keyboard navigation of menus Desktop
Like myself, you may already be aware of the options in the Keyboard system preference to enable "full keyboard access". However, I stumbled across the fact that even if full keyboard access is disabled, when a menu is displayed via click and release of the mouse (not click and hold), you can then use the arrow keys to navigate the menus. Use up and down arrows as you'd expect and left and right both to move between menus and to navigate submenus.
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Scroll Mouse
Authored by: phyxeld on May 24, '02 07:19:34PM

My logitech mouse (without drivers!) lets me use it's scroll wheel to navigate menus too. Funny, I'd just noticed this and the keyboard trick moments before reading that tip here.

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Tab and command-tab work too
Authored by: chabig on Jun 10, '02 02:24:02PM

I just found out that you can also navigate the menus left and right with the tab key, and right to left with command-tab.


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