Mac Superuser

The essential guide to essential knowledge for essential stuff

Apps

Essentials Shortcuts

Shortcut

Function

Cmd shift A

Applications

Command + Spacebar

Finder bar

Cmd + Shift + G

Go to path

Option + RMB on file

Get file name

Shift-Cmd-Q

Log out

F3

Mission Control

Cmd-F3

Show Desktop

Change screenshot directory

cd ~/desktop
mkdir screenshots
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defaults write com.apple.screencapture location ~/desktop/screenshots
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defaults write com.apple.screencapture disable-shadow -bool true
killall SystemUIServer
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Get path directory of file (hold option + RMB)

Notes

  • Make use of Finder top bar

  • Preview in 'collage"