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How Do You Avoid Keyboard Shortcut Conflicts?

Great tutorial on creating keyboard shortcuts I’ve just created one for the NEWFILE FROM CLIPBOARD menu item in BBEdit
But as I was doing so, I was wondering what happens if I choose a key combination that is the same was an existing combination for the application What about a global combo that conflicts with a single app’s? Etc.

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MACE

Comments: One Response to “How Do You Avoid Keyboard Shortcut Conflicts?”

    1 month ago

    Try it and you’ll see. The previous shortcut is overridden.

    For instance, as an example, in the Finder try to set the Rename command to Command+c. This will work, but not Copy has no shortcut assigned.

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