In the Finder


Closes all Finder windows

Right arrow, left arrow

Expands or collapses a selected folder in list view

Option-right arrow

Expands a folder in a list view and all folders inside it

Option-left arrow

Collapses folder and all folders inside it

-up arrow

Opens parent folder

Shift-Option--up arrow

Selects the Desktop

-down arrow (or -O)

Opens the selected icon

Option-click the flippy triangle

Expands or collapses all folders within that window


Selects next icon alphabetically


Selects previous icon alphabetically


Moves highlighted icons to the Trash

Space bar

Opens the disk or folder under mouse immediately (during a spring-loaded folder drag)


Logs out


Logs ...

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