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⌃ Control+ and ⌃ Control+ switches desktops.

I actually had this enabled in Spaces on Snow Leopard, but I'd like to turn this off because I use those key combinations when editing in Eclipse. How do I turn this off?

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Go to System Preferences > Keyboard > Shortcuts > Mission Control and change the settings for "Move left a space" and "Move right a space" or disable them completely.

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    It's easy to mix up and go to "System Preferences > Mission Control > Shortcuts" instead, where you will only see options for the Ctrl + Up/Down shortcuts, but not the Ctrl + Left/Right ones! – rleelr Dec 20 '17 at 22:48
  • In OS X Catalina these options are in the "System Preferences > Keyboard > Shortcuts > Mission Control" – akronymn Dec 23 '20 at 14:36
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I updated an app called Karabiner and it turned some Mission Control shortcuts off. I like moving desktops. Here's how you turn them back on:

https://i.imgur.com/W6bd9z8.png

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    Is there a way to get karabiner to send "move left a space" and "move right a space" commands. I would like to continue to have control left/right to execute those commands, but I would also like to have a one handed option (eg right command comma and right command period) – ORcoder Nov 21 '19 at 21:51
  • @ORcoder, yes, Karabiner is quite configurable. You may need to add a rule to ~/.config/karabiner/karabiner.json configuration file but it's pretty easy to do, just look at the rest of the file for examples. – user118967 May 5 at 5:31

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