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Nano Shortcuts by DaveChild

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Shortcuts and commands for the nano text editor.

This content, Nano Shortcuts, was created on 25th October, 2011 and was last updated on 15th April, 2014.


bash, linux, nano

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Nano Shortcuts

Ctrl-R Read file
Ctrl-O Save file
Ctrl-X Close file
Cut and Paste
ALT-A Start marking text
CTRL-K Cut marked text or line
CTRL-U Paste text
Navigate File
ALT-/ End of file
CTRL-A Beginning of line
CTRL-E End of line
CTRL-C Show line number
CTRL-_ Go to line number
Search File
ALT-W Find next
CTRL-\ Search and replace

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