How to set keyboard shortcuts in xfce4-terminal?

Chris Green cl at
Sat May 24 14:07:02 CEST 2014

On Sat, May 24, 2014 at 01:42:42PM +0200, killermoehre wrote:
> Am 24.05.2014 13:09, schrieb Chris Green:
> > I had a problem just recently when I somehow inadvertently set the
> > "Set Title" short cut to the letter 'o'.  This meant that every time I
> > tried to type 'o' up popped the Set Title box and I couldn't type an
> > 'o'.
> > 
> > I searched diligently in all the menus but there doesn't seem to be a
> > way to set the shortcuts, so how was one meant to sort this out?
> > 
> > In the end I found the accels.scm file and deleted the short cut entry
> > in there but surely there must be a GUI way of doing it.
> You fall over the feature of changable menu accelerators. In menus
> (provided by gtk2) you can hover over a menu item and just press a key
> with or without modifiers to assign the short cut to this item. To
> delete one, you have to press »del«.
Ah, I see, thank you.  That also explains how I managed to change it
to start with!  :-)

Chris Green

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