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Shortcuts JX

October 23rd, 2013

Shortcuts JXKeyboard shortcuts for Joomla backend. Improve your administration experience with keyboard shortcuts. How many times have you hit CTRL+S hoping it would save the article you were editing? This plugin will make it work. Shortcuts JX work with standard Joomla administration buttons and they should work with most Joomla extensions. Same package with Joomla 2.5.x and 3.1.x.

Available shortcuts:

CTRL+S, ALT+S — Save Item
CTRL+N, ALT+N — New Item, Save and New
CTRL+SHIFT+S, ALT+SHIFT+S — Save and Close
ALT+C — Save as Copy
CTRL+A, ALT+A — Check all Items
SHIFT+DELETE — Trash, Delete
ESC — Cancel, Show Control Panel

Known Browser issues:

This script is somewhat browser dependent and different browsers different issues may appear.

Mozilla Firefox:
-In Joomla 2.5.x, if article form is not valid default behavior for shortcuts is not prevented
IE 8:
-Shortcuts not accessible when focused on TinyMCE editor
Chrome:
-CTRL+N will not work