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Access keys

Access keys enable a user to bring focus to page elements using the keyboard. This may assist those with motor skill difficulties and prove a convenience to all.

1: Queensland Government Gateway;
2: Home;
3: Site map;
4: Contact us;
5: Search;
6: not in use;
7: not in use;
8: not in use;
9: not in use;
0: Access key help.

PC / Windows: 'alt + the access key number' brings focus to the element. If a link, 'enter' will take the user to the linked destination.

Apple Mac: 'control + the access key number' highlights the link, with 'return' taking the user to the destination page.

Firefox Browser Users: shift + alt + the access key number' highlights the link, with 'return' taking the user to the destination page.

This page was last updated at 18-December-2012
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