Spotlight Search Mac Keyboard Shortcut

Spotlight search is the most widely used utility on a Mac - be it MacBooks, Mac Mini's or iMac's. It is used to search and open files, applications or utilities.

Opening Spotlight Search keyboard shortcut
Opening Spotlight Search keyboard shortcut

You can press Command + Spacebar buttons to open it from wherever you are to open the search text-filed.

⚠️ If this does not work, please check your keyboard shortcut settings. You many have customized it.


  • Yes, this shortcut must be the most handy one after, Cut - Copy - Paste shortcuts :)
    user42 08 Nov 2020 13:11:13 GMT
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