Re: how to get list of emacs key descriptions
Walt Mankowski <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Fri, Jun 22, 2001 at 02:54:42PM -0800, Britton wrote:
> > I know for example that meta x is described as "\M-x". How is tab
> > described, or how can I find out for a general key. I'm not
> > seeing it in the docs.
> Emacs ships with a postscript reference card which lists most of the
> default key assignments. On potato this file is at
> If you want to know what a particular key sequence is assigned to,
> you can use describe-key (C-h k) then the key(s) you're interested
> in. For example, to find out what function TAB is assigned to,
> enter C-h k TAB
Or to get a list of all key maps in the current buffer, type
M-x describe-bindings RET which is usually mapped to f1 b.