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Access Keys

Access Keys allow you to navigate around the University website without using the mouse. By using the access keys listed below you can jump to any main area within the website.


Queen's Access Keys

  • S - Google Search
  • P - Prospective Students
  • E - Education
  • R - Research
  • B - Business and Community
  • A - Alumni
  • N - News
  • Q - QTV
  • V - Events


How to use Access Keys (PC)

Different web browsers have slightly different ways of using the Access Keys, the key combinations for the main browsers are listed below .

Browser Key Sequence
Internet Explorer 6 and above Hold down the Alt key then press the letter of the access key.
Internet Explorer 5 Hold down the Alt key, press the letter of the access key, release both keys then press the Enter key.
Internet Explorer 4 Hold down the Shift key and press Escape, release both keys, then press the letter of the access key.
Firefox, Mozilla Hold down the Ctrl key and press the letter of the access key.
Netscape 7 Access keys not supported.
Netscape 6 and earlier Access keys not supported.


How to use Access Keys (Mac)

Browser Key Sequence
Firefox, Mozilla Hold down the Ctrl key and press the letter of the access key.
Opera Hold down the Shift key and press Escape, release both keys, then press the letter of the access key.
Internet Explorer 5 and above Hold down the Ctrl key and press the letter of the access key.
Internet Explorer 4.5 Access keys not supported.
Netscape 6 and earlier Access keys not supported.