apps > android > app_search
document updated 11 years ago, on Sep 2, 2011

Builtin hotkeys — Configurable ones

By default, Android has the ability to start apps based on Search+A, Search+B, Search+C, etc.

Go to Settings > Applications > Quick Launch to configure these.

Builtin hotkeys — Others

There are lots of non-configurable ones too. [1] [2] [3]

In addition, all entries that appear when you press the Menu key have their own shortcut. This works in EVERY application. After pressing the menu key and opening the menu, long-hold the menu key. The Menu+Letter combos will briefly appear.

Hotkey apps

Things that are like AutoHotkey/AutoIt. Things that provide extra functionality to existing buttons.

New ways of launching things

Things like Launchy.

Status bar launchers

Things that are like the Quick Launch part of the Windows taskbar.

Task switchers

Things that are like Alt-Tab: