LyX shortcuts

Paul A. Rubin parubin73 at
Tue Nov 3 15:05:03 UTC 2020

On 11/3/20 9:00 AM, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote:
> Am 03.11.20 um 12:53 schrieb Daniel:
>> On 2020-11-02 08:52, Wolfgang Engelmann wrote:
>>> I remember that in earlier LyX versions the shortcuts were indicated 
>>> somewhere and I was thus reminded how to use them. How do I get this 
>>> back? There is the LyX shortcut help file, I know. But it would help 
>>> to have them faster visible.
>>> Thanks, Wolfgang
>> Dear Wolfgang,
>> I am not sure to which "somewhere" you refer. In LyX, I see the 
>> shortcuts indicated on menu entries that have shortcuts and all 
>> shortcuts are listed under Preferences > Editing > Shortcuts.
>> Best, Daniel
> Thanks, Daniel
> under shortcuts I have
> bindfile cua
> show key bindings and everything else is empty.
> The same, if I open various help files.
> Could somebody send me an example, if he/she has shortcuts listed in it?
> Wolfgang
In that same dialog, there is a table with headings 'Function' and 
'Shortcut'. The first column contains categories with buttons ('+') to 
expand the category. Are you saying that you expanded all the categories 
and there were no shortcuts at all? That would be an error, since the 
cua bindings should be listed there.


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