Activate the healing brush tool, and while on the background image layer, hold down the ALT key
and pick a point on the wall close to the vent above the sign, as seen in figure 4-24.
At the bottom of the layers palette, click on the "Create a new layer" button while holding down the ALT key
(OPT on the Mac).
To achieve the latter, you hit the ALT key
to bring up the Task Manager and then draw the symbol of the unit type you want (it's as easy as drawing a triangle for a Squad).
"Hold down the alt key
," Woodruff tells Simpson and Washington.
To move back, hold down the Alt key
and press the left arrow key; to go foreward, press the right arrow key.
If you ever need exact control over the placement of your image, you can temporarily override the grid by pressing the ALT key
as you drag the object into place.
On some computers, when the alt key
is pressed, something weird may happen.
After clicking the character you want, you'll see a numeric code displayed at the bottom of the Character Map window, and you can use this to enter the character into a document: hold the Alt key
and type the four-figure number on the numeric keypad (with Num Lock switched on).
From this screen it is possible to go directly to a specified page of the text or to search the text for a particular word or phrase, although users with a non-German keyboard will have to remember to use the ALT key
and the numeric keypad for the special German characters or else use the wild-card facility.
(In 1-2-3 for Windows, press the CONTROL key instead of the ALT key
For instance, to exit Windows from the Program Manager, I find it a lot easier to hold down the Alt key
and hit F (for File), X (for eXit), and then hit the enter key to confirm that I want to do it.
True, there are some actions, like optionclicking, that seem suspiciously like having to know to hold down the alt key
For example, to activate the File pull-down menu, the user could press the ALT key
, and F, or use the mouse to center the cursor on File, and click.
To open a spreadsheet, press the ALT key
to gain access to the menu bar.
For example, holding down the ALT key
and pressing r would start the regression analysis macro.