Keyboard shortcuts for Facebook


  Programmers and developers are trying to reduce the usage of a mouse to point to activities, which tends to slow down their work. Shortcuts and Hotkeys are being popular. And now in the world of Social Network, especially Facebook, you can use them too. Here are a list of some useful shortcuts.


Here is the list of Keyboard Shortcut combinations which you could try in Facebook by using Google Chrome.

Alt+1 : Return to Home
Alt+2 : To view the Wall tab
Alt+3 : To pull down the Friends Requests list
Alt+4 : To retrieve the Messages list
Alt+5 : To call out the Notification list
Alt+6 : Account setting page
Alt+7 : Account privacy configuration.
Alt+8 : Facebook fans group page
Alt+9 : Facebook?s Statement of Rights and Responsibilities
Alt+0 : Facebook Help Center
Alt+m : Create new message
Alt+? : Cursor in the Search Box


Here is the list of Keyboard Shortcut combinations which you could try in Facebook by using Firefox.

Shift+Alt+1 : Return to Home
Shift+Alt+2 : To view the Wall tab
Shift+Alt+3 : To pull down the Friends Requests list
Shift+Alt+4 : To retrieve the Messages list
Shift+Alt+5 : To call out the Notification list
Shift+Alt+6 : Account setting page
Shift+Alt+7 : Account privacy configuration.
Shift+Alt+8 : Facebook fans group page
Shift+Alt+9 : Facebook?s Statement of Rights and Responsibilities
Shift+Alt+0 : Facebook Help Center
Shift+Alt+m : Create new message
Shift+Alt+? : Cursor in the Search Box

Have I missed any shortcuts? Feel free to Share!