There are many shortcuts build into

  • Xfce
  • Openbox
  • i3

Many of them are the same. So once you know them you can use them everywhere.

I want you to know these 3 already now.

They are the “get me out of here” shortcuts.

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Keyboard Shortcuts To Remember
SUPER + Escape
Kill the application now
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Keyboard Shortcuts To Remember
CTRL + ALT + BACKSPACE

Kill xserver – back to login screen

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Keyboard Shortcuts To Remember

CTRL + shift + escape

taskmanager

Where do I find the other keyboard shortcuts via the menu?

  •  Xfce menu : Keyboard
  • Openbox menu : via the menu Display Keybinds or via the menu Preferences/Openbox/Gui Keybinds
  • i3 : config in ~/.config/i3 – no gui available in i3

Where do I find the other keyboard shortcuts via the files they are stored?

  •  Xfce menu : ~/.config/xfce4/xfconf/xfce-perchannel-xml/xfce4-keyboard-shortcuts.xml
  • Openbox menu :  ~/.config/openbox/rc.xml
  • i3 : ~/.config/i3

99% of the shortcuts are the same
in the 3 desktops