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 +===== Introduction to Gnome-shell =====
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 +The [[https://​wiki.gnome.org/​Gnome3CheatSheet|Gnome wiki]] does a very good job of explaining this so start there and read on for quick tips.
 + 
 +Super ALT S now enables or disables Orca screen reader.
 + 
 +Super M move to the message tray, for missed notifications or chat messages.
 + 
 +Super A Move to the activities view
 + 
 +Record your Desktop right from Gnome-shell
 +<​code>​
 +Shift ALT Control R
 +</​code>​
 + 
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 +===== Changes from Unity =====
 + 
 +You may be used to using keyboard shortcuts in a specific way, this will try to show you the differences for Gnome-shell.
 + 
 +In Unity to access the menus or indicators we use
 +<​code>​
 +Alt F10
 +</​code>​
 + 
 +In Gnome-shell we use
 +<​code>​
 +Super f10
 +</​code>​
 + 
 +If you don't like or have trouble holding
 +<​code>​
 +Shift Control Alt arrow
 +</​code>​
 +To move an active application to another workspace, you can do it in Gnome-shell by
 +<​code>​
 +Alt Space
 +</​code>​
 +Choose from the workspace menu items to move to a specific workspace or up/down.
 + 
 +When launching applications from the dash
 +<​code>​
 +Super
 +</​code>​
 +If you want to open another instance of an application,​ such as [[nautilus|Nautilus]],​ when you type the name and hear Orca speak it, pushitem ​
 +<​code>​
 +Control Enter
 +</​code>​
 +You can also right click for extra options with
 +<​code>​
 +Shift f10
 +</​code>​
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