Linux Keyboard Commands

Sr.No

Command

Descriptions

01

CTRL+B

Moves the cursor backward one character.

02

CTRL+C

Cancels the currently running command.

03

CTRL+D

Logs out of the current session.

04

CTRL+F

Moves the cursor forward one character.

05

CTRL+H

Erase one character. Similar to pressing backspace.

06

CTRL+P

Paste previous line(s).

07

CTRL+S

Stops all output on screen (XOFF).

08

CTRL+Q

Turns all output stopped on screen back on (XON).

09

CTRL+U

Erases the complete line.

10

CTRL+W

Deletes the last word typed. For example, if you typed 'mv file1 file2' this shortcut would delete file2.

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