[carbon-emacs:176] Re: [OS X TeX] Re: PDFViewer

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Thu May 17 10:32:16 EDT 2007

On May 17, 2007, at 9:25 AM, Adam R. Maxwell wrote:

> On May 17, 2007, at 00:20, Roussanka Loukanova wrote:
>> Like Chris, I also am not satisfied with inability to bind simple  
>> keys (e.g., the arrows) to "previous" and "next" page. Using the  
>> icons, or the combination Cmd+LeftArrow; Cmd+RightArrow, is no so  
>> efficient.
> As far as I know, this is the way Apple thinks it should be, since  
> System Preferences requires you to use a modifier key when you  
> assign custom shortcuts.  If you look at the menus of any  
> application, all shortcuts have a modifier.  For PDF viewing  
> applications, the arrow keys are already used for other things by  
> the scroll view.  Using plain letter keys would be fairly un-Mac- 
> like (although I can offer suggestions if you want to modify Skim's  
> source code for your personal use :).
> -- 
> Adam


Well, there are always the Adobe applications; e.g., Illustrator and  

Just curious... does Space go down a page and Shift-Space go up a page?

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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