OS X Mavericks: If Spotlight opens when you switch input sources

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If Spotlight opens when you switch input sources

If keyboard shortcuts open Spotlight instead of the Input menu, change the conflicting shortcuts in System Preferences.

  1. Choose Apple menu > System Preferences, click Keyboard, then click Shortcuts.
  2. Select Spotlight on the left, then deselect the Spotlight checkboxes.
  3. Select Input Scources on the left, then select the checkboxes for “Select the previous input source” and “Select next source in Input menu.”

To set new keyboard shortcuts for Spotlight, choose Apple menu > System Preferences, click Spotlight, then choose shortcuts from the menus at the bottom of the pane.

Published Date: Oct 20, 2015
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