[TxMt] Re: Keyboards and what fingers

Rick DeNatale rick.denatale at gmail.com
Thu Feb 19 16:25:54 UTC 2009

On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 4:07 AM, Scott Haneda <talklists at newgeo.com> wrote:

> Keyboard shortcuts and what fingers?
> ...
> "Control Shift <" is is a good example.  I am using thumb on control
> and ring on shift, then the right hand for the less than.  This is a
> bit of a stretch, and probably will be bad over time.  Maybe index on
> control and middle on shift would be better?  That combo them requires
> me to move my entire wrist down to hit it, which I wh

I find pinky on control, ring finger on shift very comfortable on the
external apple keyboard, just a slight shift of the left hand from home

It's a little bit more awkward, but still works on my MacBook keyboard due
to the control key being shifted left to accommodate the fn key.

Rick DeNatale

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