Facebook Keystroke Shortcuts
Part of the Social Media Commerce For Dummies Cheat Sheet
You can use these Windows and Mac OS X keyboard shortcuts to handle common activities in Facebook. Depending on your operating system and browser, touch one of the following keys or keystroke combinations, and then press a key in the table to travel from page to page in Facebook.
Firefox (Windows): Alt+Shift
Chrome or Internet Explorer (Windows): Alt
Firefox (Mac OS X): Function+Control
Other browsers (Mac OS X): Option+Control
Keystroke Shortcut Result M Opens a new message window ? Moves the cursor to the search box 1 Takes you to your Home newsfeed 2 Goes to the Timeline page 3 Displays friend requests for your personal account 4 Visit your messages 5 Goes to Notifications 6 Visits General Account settings 7 Opens the Privacy Settings page 8 Displays the Facebook page 9 Displays the Facebook terms and policies page 0 Takes you to the Facebook Help Center