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Keyboard shortcuts for changing desktops in Ubuntu

4th April 2008

I am more than a little surprised that I didn’t encounter these earlier: Ctrl + Alt + Left Arrow Key moves left and Ctrl + Alt + Right Arrow Key moves right through your Ubuntu desktops or workspaces. It’s always handy to be able to save on mouse work while doing this sort so these could prove useful. I wouldn’t be at all surprised if they applied to other Linux distros too.

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