Heriot-Watt University Access Keys
Access keys are keyboard shortcuts for the main links used in the site. They are included for the assistance of users who may have difficulty using a mouse or other pointing device.
Our Access Keys
- S - Skip navigation, go straight to content
- 1 - Home
- 2 - Search
- 3 - People Finder
- 4 - Contact Us
- 5 - Text only version
- 0 - Access Key details
How to use Access Keys
How the keys work varies between platforms and browsers.
- Windows users can navigate with the access key feature by typing ALT + Access Key.
- Mac users would use CTRL + Access Key (not CMD + Access Key, which can produce undesired effects).
- Internet Explorer: ALT + Access Key + Enter.
- Firefox: Shift + ALT + Access Key.
- Opera: Shift + ESC + Access Key.