Firefox (macOS) keyboard shortcuts

Firefox (macOS)

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3 months ago
- Shortcuts
β­Ύ Tab

Focus Next Link or Input Field

↑   Shift + β­Ύ Tab

Focus Previous Link or Input Field

Page Down

Go Down a Screen

or Fn + ↓
or Space
Page Up

Go Up a Screen

or Fn + ↑
or ↑   Shift + Space
End

Go to Bottom of Page

or ⌘ Cmd + ↓
Home

Go to Top of Page

or ⌘ Cmd + ↑
F6

Move to Next Frame

↑   Shift + F6

Move to Previous Frame

⌘ Cmd + P

Print

βŒ₯ Option + • Enter

Save Focused Link (-when browser.altClickSave is set to true (as in the Configuration Editor), which is not the default.)

⌘ Cmd + S

Save Page As

⌘ Cmd + +

Zoom In

⌘ Cmd + -

Zoom Out

⌘ Cmd + 0

Zoom Reset

⌘ Cmd + C

Copy

⌘ Cmd + X

Cut

Del

Delete

Home

Go to Beginning of Line

End

Go to End of Line

⌘ Cmd + V

Paste

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + V

Paste (as plain text)

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + Z

Redo

⌘ Cmd + A

Select All

⌘ Cmd + Z

Undo

⌘ Cmd + F

Find in This Page

F3

Find Again

or ⌘ Cmd + G
↑   Shift + F3

Find Previous

or ⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + G
'

Quick Find within link-text only

/

Quick Find

Esc

(when the Find or Quick Find bar is focused) Close the Find or Quick Find bar

βŒ₯ Option + ↓

(after you have written something in the address bar) Switch Search Engine

or βŒ₯ Option + ↑
⌘ Cmd + K

(if search bar is not shown) Focus Address bar for Web Search (writes "? " there)

or ⌘ Cmd + βŒ₯ Option + F
⌘ Cmd + K

(if search bar is shown) Focus Search bar

or ⌘ Cmd + βŒ₯ Option + F
⌘ Cmd + ↓

(in the Search bar or the Search field of the New Tab page) Change the Default Search Engine

or ⌘ Cmd + ↑
βŒ₯ Option + ↓

(when the Search bar is focused) View menu to switch, add or manage search engines

or βŒ₯ Option + ↑
⌘ Cmd + W

Close Tab (except for Pinned Tabs)

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + W

Close Window

Control + β­Ύ Tab

(if enabled in Preferences) Cycle through Tabs in Recently Used Order

⌘ Cmd + Q

Quit

Control + Page Up

Go one Tab to the Left

or ⌘ Cmd + βŒ₯ Option + ←
Control + ↑   Shift + β­Ύ Tab

Go one Tab to the Left Β (if the setting Ctrl+Tab cycles through tabs in recently used order is disabled in Preferences)

Control + Page Down

Go one Tab to the Right

or ⌘ Cmd + βŒ₯ Option + β†’
Control + β­Ύ Tab*

Go one Tab to the Right Β (if the setting Ctrl+Tab cycles through tabs in recently used order is disabled in Preferences)

⌘ Cmd + 1

… to 8: Go to Tab 1 to 8

⌘ Cmd + 9

Go to Last Tab

Ctrl + Shift + Page Up

Move Tab Left

Ctrl + Shift + Page Down

Move Tab Right

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + Home

Move Tab to start

Note: This requires the currently selected tab to be "in focus" for instance, by hitting command + L to focus the address bar, and then Shift + Tab until you reach the browser tab bar.
⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + End

Move Tab to end

Note: This requires the currently selected tab to be "in focus" for instance, by hitting command + L to focus the address bar, and then Shift + Tab until you reach the browser tab bar.
Control + M

Mute/Unmute Audio

⌘ Cmd + T

New Tab

⌘ Cmd + N

New Window

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + P

New Private Window

βŒ₯ Option + ↑   Shift + • Enter

(from address bar) Open Address or Search in New Background Tab

βŒ₯ Option + • Enter

(from address bar or Search bar) Open Address or Search in New Foreground Tab

↑   Shift + • Enter

(from address bar or the Search field on the New Tab page) Open Address or Search in New Window

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + • Enter

(from the Search field on the New Tab page) Open Search in New Background Tab

⌘ Cmd + • Enter

Open Search in New Foreground Tab

Note: The Foreground and Background Tab shortcuts are switched if the setting When you open a link in a new tab, switch to it immediately is enabled in Preferences
• Enter

Open Focused Bookmark or Link in Current Tab

⌘ Cmd + • Enter

Open Focused Bookmark in New Foreground Tab

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + • Enter

Open Focused Bookmark in New Background Tab

⌘ Cmd + • Enter

Open Focused Link in New Background Tab

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + • Enter

Open Focused Link in New Foreground Tab

Note: The Foreground and Background Tab shortcuts are switched if the setting When you open a link in a new tab, switch to it immediately is enabled in Preferences
↑   Shift + • Enter

Open Focused Bookmark or Link in New Window

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + T

Undo Close Tab

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + N

Undo Close Window

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + X

Moves the URL left or right (if cursor is in the address bar)

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + D

Bookmark All Tabs

⌘ Cmd + D

Bookmark This Page

⌘ Cmd + B

Bookmarks sidebar

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + B

Library window (Bookmarks)

Space

(in Empty Search Field in Bookmarks Library Window or Sidebar) Show List of All Bookmarks

(in Bookmarks Library, Bookmarks Toolbar, Bookmarks Menu, Bookmarks Sidebar) Type the character or quickly type the character sequence: Focus Next Bookmark/Folder whose name (or sorted property) starts with a given character or character sequence
N

Next page

or J
or β†’
P

or K or ← Previous page

K

Previous page

or ←
⌘ Cmd + + Zoom

in

⌘ Cmd + +

Zoom out

⌘ Cmd + 0

Automatic Zoom

R

Rotate the document clockwise

↑   Shift + R

Rotate counterclockwise

⌘ Cmd + Alt + P

Switch to Presentation Mode

S

Choose Text Selection Tool

H

Choose Hand Tool

⌘ Cmd + Alt + G

Focus the Page Number input box

Control + • Enter

Complete .com Address

↑   Shift + Del

Delete Selected Autocomplete Entry

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + F

Toggle Full Screen

⌘ Cmd + βŒ₯ Option + R

Toggle Reader Mode

F7

Caret Browsing

F6

Focus Address Bar

or ⌘ Cmd + L
F6

Focus Search Field in Library

or ⌘ Cmd + F
Esc

Stop Autoscroll Mode

Esc

Cancel Drag-and-Drop Operation

Esc

Clear Search Field in Library or Sidebar

Esc

Close a Menu

Space

Toggle Play / Pause

↓

Decrease volume

↑

Increase volume

⌘ Cmd + ↓

Mute audio

⌘ Cmd + ↑

Unmute audio

←

Seek back 15 seconds

⌘ Cmd + ←

Seek back 10 %

β†’

Seek forward 15 seconds

⌘ Cmd + β†’

Seek forward 10 %

Home

Seek to the beginning

End

Seek to the end

These shortcuts require the tab bar to be "in focus." Currently, the only way to do this is to focus an adjacent object and "tab into" the tab bar, for instance, by hitting command + L to focus the address bar, and then Shift + Tab repeatedly until the current tab gets a dotted rectangle.
← β†‘ β†’ β†“

Select left, right, first or last tab. Deselect all other tabs.

or Home
or End
⌘ Cmd + ← β†‘ β†’ β†“

Move the dotted rectangle to left, right, first or last tab.

or ⌘ Cmd + Home
or ⌘ Cmd + End
⌘ Cmd + Space

Select or deselect the tab with the dotted rectangle. The other tabs stay selected or deselected.


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Program information

Program name: Firefox (macOS) Firefox (macOS) (General)

Mozilla Firefox is a open-source web browser developed by Mozilla Foundation. Firefox uses Gecko layout engine and is available for various platforms including Windows, macOS, Linux and Android. It has 9,54% market share in desktop web browsers, as of February 2020.

Web page: mozilla.orgfire/firefox/new

Last update: 22 Jun 2020

Shortcut count: 164

How easy to press shortcuts: 82%

Platform detected: Windows and macOS mixed

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