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selecting without the mouse
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jgales
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Feb 23, 2000, 10:44 PM
 
just type the first letter that the folder or file begins with. if there is more than one with the same first character you can navigate with the arrow keys.
     
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Feb 26, 2000, 08:14 PM
 
Ummm...no.

In the Finder you can type the first two or three letters to jump to a file.

The arrow keys select icons above/below/to the right/left of the currently selected icon. The Tab key (or shift-tab) selects the next (or previous) icon, alphabetically.


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