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iTerm Keyboard Shortcuts

    iTerm Keyboard Shortcuts for Mac

    Multiple terminals

    New tab

    • Cmd
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    • T

    Previous tab

    • Cmd
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    • Left

    Next tab

    • Cmd
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    • Right

    Close tab

    • Cmd
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    • W

    Move tab right

    • Shift
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    • Cmd
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    • Right

    Move tab left

    • Shift
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    • Cmd
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    • Left

    Splitting terminals

    Split vertically with current profile

    • Cmd
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    • D

    Split horizontally with current profile

    • Cmd
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    • Shift
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    • D

    Move to the next pane

    • Cmd
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    • ]

    Move to the previous pane

    • Cmd
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    • [

    Select pane above

    • Opt
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    • Cmd
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    • Up

    Select pane below

    • Opt
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    • Cmd
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    • Down

    Select pane to the left

    • Opt
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    • Cmd
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    • Left

    Select pane to the right

    • Opt
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    • Cmd
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    • Right

    Interacting with the terminal

    Clear window

    • Ctrl
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    • L

    Clear buffer

    • Cmd
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    • K

    Scroll up

    • Shift
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    • PgUp

    Scroll down

    • Shift
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    • PgDown

    Find

    • Cmd
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    • F

    Changing font size

    Make text bigger

    • Cmd
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    • +

    Make text smaller

    • Cmd
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    Make text normal size

    • Cmd
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