Functional

How to use function with Capslock ?

Functional

  • Use F1,…F12 as standard functional keys, while hold ✱ Hyper to turn them back. (cyan area)

  • ⌘Command + F1 / F2 / F3 are used as desktop switcher. Enable shortcuts in system preference first:

    PreferenceKeyboardShortcutsMissionControl → Switch to Desktop 1/2/3

  • If you are using RMBP with Bar, consider changing your bar back to function keys with:

    Karabiner-ElementsFunction KeysUse all F1, F2, etc. keys as standard function keys

Key\Mod Comment
~ ⌃⇧⌘4 ⇧⌘4 Area selection screenshot(⌘ to file)
F1 display_brightness_decrement | ⌃1 ⌃1 Brightness Down / Desktop 1
F2 display_brightness_increment | ⌃2 ⌃2 Brightness Up / Desktop 2
F3 ⌃↑ | ⌃3 ⌃3 Expose All / Desktop 3
F4 Launchpad Launchpad
F5 illumination_decrement Keyboard Light Down
F6 illumination_increment Keyboard Light Up
F7 rewind Music Prev
F8 play_or_pause Play / Pause
F9 fastforward Music Next
F10 mute Mute
F11 volume_decrement Volume Down
F12 volume_increment Volume Up
F13 ⌃⇧⌘3 ⇧⌘3 Full Screentshot (⌘ to file)
F14 ⇧⌘5 ⇧⌘6 Screenshot menu (⌘ touchbar snap)
F15 play_or_pause Play / Pause
Insert ⇧⌥ display_brightness_increment Fine-Grained Brightness Up
Delete ⌦ ⇧⌥ display_brightness_decrement Fine-Grained Brightness Down
Home ↖ ⇧⌥ illumination_increment Fine-GrainedKeyboard Light Up
End ↘ ⇧⌥ illumination_decrement Fine-Grained Keyboard Light Down
PgUp ⇞ ⇧⌥ volume_increment Fine-Grained Volume Up
PgDn ⇟ ⇧⌥ volume_decrement Fine-Grained Volume Down
Last modified 2021-03-09: en doc done (5bfbecb)