[OS X TeX] Changing keyboard shortcuts in TeXShop

Kino quinon at rio.odn.ne.jp
Mon Dec 20 11:09:18 EST 2004

On 21 Dec 2004, at 0:29, Chris Goedde wrote:

> I'm trying to add keyboard shortcuts for "Preview->Next Page" and 
> "Preview->Previous Page" in TeXShop, and failing. (I assume that this 
> is possible.) So I backed up a step and uncommented the example in 
> KeyEquivalents.plist. I then quit and restarted  TeXShop, but I still 
> get the default shortcuts. In other words, changes I make to 
> ~/Library/TeXShop/Menus/KeyEquivalents.plist don't seem to make any 
> difference.

It is tedious to edit KeyEquivalents.plist. You'd better define your 
shortcuts as NSUserKeyEquivalents in




if you want them to work also with other apps.

You'll find the instructions at

Of course, you can use System Preferences => Keyboard & Mouse => 
Keyboard Shortcuts which however is somewhat restrictive.


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