"Cite" button should have a keyboard shortcut
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Adding a reference is one of the most common editing activities and is at the core of Wikipedia philosophy. There should be a keyboard shortcut for it, at the very least on Citoid-enabled wikis (I imagine a shortcut for a dropdown menu is less useful).

Tgr created this task.Oct 15 2016, 8:32 PM
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Change 319606 had a related patch set uploaded (by DLynch):
Give cite dialog a keyboard shortcut: meta-shift-k

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/319606

Change 319608 had a related patch set uploaded (by DLynch):
Override cite keyboard shortcut

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/319608

I've made a list of currently used CTRL+ shortcuts:

https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/VisualEditor/Shortcuts

Change 319606 merged by jenkins-bot:
Give cite dialog a keyboard shortcut: meta-shift-k

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/319606

Change 319608 merged by jenkins-bot:
Override cite keyboard shortcut

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/319608

There was T99299 for this already. :-P