0

I am using emacs25 on macOS.

How to bypass command key cord, e.g., ctrl-command-/ to system?

Currently it is captured by emacs.

2

The OS examines all events to see which application to send them to. If the OS is going to handle a keyboard event, it'll do so at that time and not notify any applications.

| improve this answer | |
  • i feel it's the contrary. emacs tells the OS, do not handle the keys, let me handle it. – FunkyBaby Jan 30 '18 at 8:17
  • 2
    I'm sorry, but your feeling is wrong. What are you actually trying to accomplish? – db48x Jan 30 '18 at 16:13
  • I set the keystroke ctrl+cmd+/ to toggle the display of menubar. (I've set macOS to automatically hide the menubar). imgur.com/a/b1quL – FunkyBaby Jan 31 '18 at 5:19
  • 1
    If emacs is seeing the key chord, then the OS has already passed it on. Have you confirmed the format of the key combination? I assume you are setting it via System Preferences under the Apple menu? – InHarmsWay Mar 1 '18 at 20:24

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.