Keyboard Shortcuts for Safari

 Keyboard Shortcuts for Safari

To do this Press this
Scroll up, down, left, or right Press the arrow keys.
Scroll in larger increments Press Option while you press an arrow key.
Scroll down a screen Page Down

Space bar

Scroll up a screen Page Up

Shift–Space bar

Scroll to the top-left or bottom-left corner of the page Command (⌘)–Up Arrow or Home

Command (⌘)–Down Arrow or End

Highlight the next item on a webpage Tab highlights the next text field or pop-up menu. Tab also highlights buttons and other controls if “All controls” is selected in the Shortcuts pane of the Keyboard pane of System Preferences.

Option-Tab highlights the same items as Tab plus all other clickable items.

To swap the behavior of Tab and Option-Tab, turn on “Press Tab to highlight each item on a webpage” in the Advanced pane of Safari preferences.

Open a page in a new tab Command (⌘)-click a link

Command (⌘)-click a bookmark

Command (⌘)-Return after typing in the address and search field

Open a page in a new tab, and bring the tab to the front Shift-Command (⌘)-click a link

Shift-Command (⌘)-click a bookmark

Shift-Command (⌘)-Return after typing in the address and search field

Bring the next tab to the front Control-Tab or Shift-Command (⌘)-[
Bring the previous tab to the front Control-Shift-Tab or Shift-Command (⌘)-]
Close all tabs except for one Option-click the close button (X) on the tab you want to leave open
Open in tabs all the bookmarks in a folder in the Favorites bar Command (⌘)-click the folder in the Favorites bar
See a list of recent pages by name Hold down the Back or Forward button until the list appears
See a list of recent pages by web address (URL) Press Option and hold down the Back or Forward button until the list appears
Go to your homepage Command (⌘)-Home key
While typing in the address and search field, restore the current webpage address Esc
Close Reader Esc
Exit full-screen view Esc
Download a linked file Option-click a link to the file
Open a downloaded file Double-click the icon next to the file in the downloads list

Reading List

To do this Press this
Add the current page Shift-Command (⌘)-D
Add a linked page Shift-click a link to the page
Remove a page Swipe left over the page summary using a trackpad or mouse that supports gestures, then click Remove. Or, swipe all the way to the left until the page summary disappears.

Bookmarks

To do this Press this
Add a bookmark to the Favorites bar Click the address and search field to show the page’s full address and its icon, then drag the icon to the Favorites bar
Move a bookmark on the Favorites bar Drag the bookmark left or right
Remove a bookmark from the Favorites bar Drag the bookmark off the top of the bar

Bookmarks sidebar and bookmarks view

To do this Press this
Select bookmarks and folders in the sidebar Command (⌘)-click each bookmark and folder

Shift-Command (⌘)-click to extend the selection

Select the next bookmark or folder Up Arrow or Down Arrow
Open the selected bookmark Space bar
Open the selected folder Space bar or Right Arrow
Close the selected folder Space bar or Left Arrow
Open the selected folder and its subfolders in the sidebar Option–Right Arrow
Open the selected folder and its subfolders in the sidebar Option–Left Arrow
Change the name or address of a bookmark Select the bookmark, then press Return
Cancel editing a bookmark name in the sidebar Esc
Finish editing a bookmark name Return
Create a folder containing the selected bookmarks and folders in bookmarks view Option-click the New Folder button at the bottom of the window
Delete a bookmark Select the bookmark, then press Delete