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      Latest reply on Oct 10, 2018 3:25 PM by pkamb
      pkamb Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)

        I use ⌘← and ⌘→ to move between tabs. I want to transfer this setting to Safari.


        The default Safari keyboard shortcuts shown in the menu bar list ⌘[ and ⌘] for Back/Forward:


        [![Default keyboard shortcuts.][1]][1]


        Despite those keyboard shortcuts, Safari *also* seems to use CMD-Left and CMD-Right for Back/Forward.


        I can set my desired keyboard shortcuts in System Preferences > Keyboard > Shortcuts:


        [![custom keyboard shortcuts set][2]][2]


        This now works, partially. If the current tab has no Back/Forward history, the browser will navigate to the next or previous tab.


        BUT, if the current tab *does* have Back/Forward history, my custom keyboard shortcuts do not work. Safari instead uses the default (but not listed in the menu bar) Back/Forward commands.


        Why do these secondary keyboard shortcuts exist in Safari? Where can they be customized? How can they be removed?


        `macOS 10.13.6, Safari 12.0`


          [1]: https://i.stack.imgur.com/HKHnW.png

          [2]: https://i.stack.imgur.com/SvyZr.png