A simple library for handling keyboard shortcuts in Javascript

// single keys
Mousetrap.bind('4', function() { highlight(2); });
Mousetrap.bind('x', function() { highlight(3); }, 'keyup');

// combinations
Mousetrap.bind('command+shift+k', function(e) {
    highlight([6, 7, 8, 9]);
    return false;

Mousetrap.bind(['command+k', 'ctrl+k'], function(e) {
    highlight([11, 12, 13, 14]);
    return false;

// gmail style sequences
Mousetrap.bind('g i', function() { highlight(17); });
Mousetrap.bind('* a', function() { highlight(18); });

// konami code!
Mousetrap.bind('up up down down left right left right b a enter', function() {
    highlight([21, 22, 23]);

Mousetrap →

Published by Bramus!

Bramus is a frontend web developer from Belgium, working as a Chrome Developer Relations Engineer at Google. From the moment he discovered view-source at the age of 14 (way back in 1997), he fell in love with the web and has been tinkering with it ever since (more …)

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