Keyboard Shortcut for "Show All"?

Discussion in 'macOS' started by Thunderbird, Oct 9, 2010.

  1. Thunderbird macrumors 6502a

    Thunderbird

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    Dec 25, 2005
    #1
    I want to make a keyboard shortcut for "Show All" for the opposite shortcut of "Hide Others". There is only a click command in the Application menu for "Show All".

    Here's what I did:

    System Preferences > Keyboard > Keyboard Shortcuts > selected "Application Shortcuts" > highlighted "All Applications" > clicked "+" and then typed "Show All" in the menu title field, and entered "Option" + "Command" + "S" in the "Keyboard Shortcut:" field.

    Nothing happened. Do I need to do anything else?
     
  2. GGJstudios macrumors Westmere

    GGJstudios

    Joined:
    May 16, 2008
    #2
    That's probably because Command+S is already assigned in most applications as File > Save or File > Save As
     
  3. Thunderbird thread starter macrumors 6502a

    Thunderbird

    Joined:
    Dec 25, 2005
    #3
    The keys were option + command + s. Are you saying even a part of another shortcut combination won't work?

    I've tried option+command+U as well, and it didn't work either.
     

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