GNU/Linux Midnight Commander function keys in browsing mode


Example

Here is a list of actions which can be triggered in the Midnight Commander filesystem browsing mode by using function keys on your keyboard.

F1 Displays help

F2 Opens user menu

F3 Displays the contents of the selected file

F4 Opens the selected file in the internal file editor

F5 Copies the selected file to the directory open in the second panel

F6 Moves the selected file to the directory open in the second panel

F7 Makes a new directory in the directory open in the current panel

F8 Deletes the selected file or directory

F9 Focuses to the main menu on the top of the screen

F10 Exits mc