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    Apr 01, 2010
    MacBook Pro on OS X Mavericks
    Is there a keyboard shortcut for right-click?
    Is there a keyboard shortcut that I can press to keep from having to reach for the mouse or trackpad to right-click on something? This really disturbs my flow while I am working and I would love to know about any key combination that might be out there. Thanks!
    - Currently using a MacBook Pro running OS X Mavericks
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    Dec 22, 2006
    Texas, where else?
    15" MBP '06 2.33 C2D 4GB 10.7; 13" MBA '14 1.8 i7 8GB 10.11; 21" iMac '13 2.9 i5 8GB 10.11; 6S
    I have read that enabling 'mouse keys' will enable 'ctrl + 5' to open the context menu.

    I only have notebooks here and this option is not available on my Macs. You need to have a keyboard with a number pad.

    Open up System Preferences and do a search for 'mouse keys' to turn it on.
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    In the Windows world, most everything folks don't understand is called a virus.

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