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Frequently Asked Questions

Editable Menu Accelerators

A number of Xfce applications (Xfce Terminal and Thunar for example) support the standard GTK+ way of changing shortcuts: simply hover over the menu option with the mouse pointer and press the keyboard shortcut you want to rebind it to.

To delete a keyboard assignment, press the Backspace key while you are on the menu entry.

If the shortcut doesn't change, then you need to enable the feature in GTK+. This can be achieved in 3 ways:

When xfsettingsd is running you must change the setting with the Xfce GUI, not through the .gtkrc-2.0 file.
In the case of Xfce4-terminal, you have to open 9 tabs to edit all the Alt+N entries.