Accessibility Support in Trac
Not every user has a graphic environment with a mouse or other pointing device. Some users rely on a keyboard, alternative keyboard or voice input to navigate links and activate form controls. In a Trac session, users can use a device other than a pointing device by enabling keyboard shortcuts through the Keyboard Shortcuts preferences panel.
Global Access Keys
The global access keys differ by browser and the following work for several browsers:
- on Linux, press any of the keys listed below in combination with the
- on a Mac, use
- on Windows, use
<Shift> + <Alt> + <Key>. This works for the most common browsers, such as Firefox, Chrome, Safari and Internet Explorer
See access in different browsers for more details.
1- Wiki Start
6- Trac Guide / Documentation
7- New Ticket
9- About Trac
e- Edit (wiki or report)
r- Preview (wiki or ticket)
Trac Browser Navigation
The browser can be navigated using the keys listed below. The key modifiers listed above are not used for navigating the browser.
k- select the next or previous entry, starting with the first
o(open) - toggle between expanded and collapsed state of the selected directory or visit the selected file
v(view, visit) and
<Enter>- same as above
r- reload an already expanded directory
a- directly visit a file in annotate (blame) mode
L- view the Log for the selected entry
If no row has been selected using
k, the keys will operate on the entry under the mouse.