The main reason why you are using the Mac operating system is there are dozens of open source available Unix-based apps. We don’t have to pay any to use this operating system. This operating system will more effective to us, if we can make ourselves fluent with the seminal commands of Mac then the operating system will be more comfortable to us. Let’s start

Cheat Sheet of The Mac Terminal Commands
Cheat Sheet of The Mac Terminal Commands

Firstly open your terminal. You can do it by pressing the cmd+space bar. Then the spot light search bar will as shown in the image. Then type terminal and press enter.

Your Terminal will open

Cheat Sheet of The Mac Terminal Commands
Cheat Sheet of The Mac Terminal Commands

Tab

To see all file and folder name press the tab button

Cheat Sheet of The Mac Terminal Commands
Cheat Sheet of The Mac Terminal Commands

Terminal will ask you do you want to display all possibilities, If you want to see then you have to type y and press enter.

Ctrl + A

If you need to go to the beginning of the line you’re currently typing on press Ctrl + A

Ctrl + E

When you get back to the beginning of the line

Ctrl + K

After the cursor clear the line

Ctrl + U

Before the cursor clear the line

Ctrl + T

Before the cursor swap the last two character

Ctrl + W

Before the cursor delete the word

Ctrl + L

To clear the screen

Ctrl + D

Exit the current shell

Ctrl + C

Whatever you are running will be killed

Option +

To move cursor one word forward

Option +

To move cursor one word backward

Ctrl + B

To move the cursor one character backward

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