Keyboard shortcuts for Communicator

You can use the following keyboard shortcuts to perform tasks efficiently in Communicator.

Sign in and sign out

To

Press

Sign in or sign out

COMMAND + G

Cancel sign in

COMMAND + PERIOD

Quit Communicator

COMMAND + Q

Contact list

To

Press

Show or hide the contact list

COMMAND + L

Close the active window (contact list or message window)

COMMAND + W

Display or hide the toolbar in the main or message window

COMMAND + T

Instant message

To

Press

Add a contact

SHIFT + COMMAND + A

Save an instant message

COMMAND + S

Check spelling

SHIFT + COMMAND + COLON (:)

Undo text

COMMAND + Z

Cut text

COMMAND + X

Copy text

COMMAND + C

Paste text

COMMAND + V

Select everything in the message window

COMMAND + A

Open the Conversation History

COMMAND + O

Send e-mail to the selected contact

COMMAND + E

Audio and video calls

To

Press

Accept an audio or video call invitation from an invitation alert

COMMAND + RETURN

Decline an audio or video call invitation from an invitation alert

ESC

End call

COMMAND + SHIFT + RETURN

Exit full screen video

ESC

Pause full screen video

SPACEBAR

See also

Keyboard shortcuts for emoticons

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