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Author Topic: Keyboard shortcut to copy file path to clipboard  (Read 5825 times)
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liquidlogic05
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« on: November 16, 2011, 03:48:19 pm »

like the title says, I would find it extremely convenient if there was a keyboard shortcut to copy the file path of the current file onto the clipboard.

Currently I do this by right clicking the title bar of the file, and selecting "Copy File Path", and it works great. But since I use this feature literally every single time I need to compile some code, or execute a script, it would be really awesome if there was a keyboard shortcut to do it.
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pn8830
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« Reply #1 on: November 22, 2011, 11:14:56 pm »

You can use macros to do this.

1) start recording a macro, it gets assigned to a Alt+<n> key.
2) do right click on the tab, copy file path.
3) end recording.


and you are done. Now your Alt+ whatever key will be copying path to the clipboard.

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PN.
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