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Keyboard shortcuts in gnome-terminal (Ctrl+Tab and Ctrl+Shift+Tab) in 12.04 don't seem to be working. Is there a setting that I dont know of?

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Unfortunately assigning shortcuts with TAB key is a no go in Gnome (for whatever reason). So this will not work.

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it is really uncomfortable to not have ctrl-tab. Thanks for that though, ive already learned to live without it. I should use ctrl-~ and ctrl-shift-~ now. – NulledPointer May 9 '12 at 21:09
    
I tend to learn the native shortcuts and use those. So for gnome-terminal it's ctrl-shift-right & ctrl-shift-left – Paweł Gościcki May 9 '12 at 21:20
    
Another follow up mail.gnome.org/archives/desktop-devel-list/2009-November/… – Braiam Aug 28 '13 at 3:17
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That bug report says it's RESOLVED FIXED, yet the problem seems to exist. Was it just reported fixed without doing anything? – Rahat Ahmed Dec 11 '13 at 0:25
    
I have my caps-lock mapped to escape through the OS and then I use Ctrl+Esc for next tab, so on the keyboard I am actually pressing Ctrl+Caps Lock for next tab. – still_dreaming_1 Aug 4 '15 at 18:06

Use Ctrl+PageUP and Ctrl+PageDown (annoying, but it is what we have).

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