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Look at the screenshot. I want to select the non-blue button with a keyboard shortcut. What is it?

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I tried the spacebar and it didn't work for this one. –  lamp_scaler Nov 9 '11 at 5:27
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Tab key to navigate the focus between buttons, and press the space bar when a button is selected.enter image description here

The effect is as above image. When a blue box around a button, press the space bar, the button will be "pressed".

If you found that the focus cannot be set to the button, pen the Keyboard preference, and config it as following: enter image description here

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That looks like Lion. I'm using SL. And the tab does not work either. –  lamp_scaler Nov 9 '11 at 5:46
    
Ok I just saw your edit. Working now. –  lamp_scaler Nov 9 '11 at 5:47
    
Is there a way to do this without full access? –  Moshe Aug 1 '13 at 5:01
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@kukoo is right — also, for many pop-up dialogs, pressing + <First letter in the button> works.

That means you could reach the "Use .csv" button by pressing + U.

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This isn't working for me. (On Mavericks beta, so I guess I can't complain.) –  Moshe Aug 1 '13 at 5:01
    
@Moshe Works for me on "real" Mavericks. –  koiyu Nov 4 '13 at 16:19
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