Shortcut key to get into the address bar

Updated: 04/01/2018 by Computer Hope
omnibox shortcut

Quickly get to the address bar or omnibox in your Internet browser using any of the below shortcut keys. As seen in the chart below, Ctrl+L is a universally used shortcut key to get into the address bar and is our recommended shortcut key.

Browser F6 key F8 key Ctrl+L Alt+D
Google Chrome Yes No Yes Yes
Internet Explorer Yes No Yes Yes
Mozilla Firefox Yes No Yes Yes
Opera No Yes Yes Yes

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