Is there any Mac OS equivalent to CTRL+ALT+DEL

December 2016


Is there any Mac OS equivalent to CTRL+ALT+DEL


Ctrl + Alt + Delete on PC

The Ctrl + Alt + Del combination is specific to the PC (Windows operating system). This command runs by pressing three keys simultaneously.
  • MS-DOS - Press Ctrl + Alt + Del to restart the system (reboot).
  • Windows (regardless of the version) - Press Ctrl + Alt + Del to open a dialog box (the Task Manager) that allows you to stop any software.

The equivalent to Ctrl + Alt + Delete on Mac OS

You can trigger the same actions on Mac OS with the below key combination:
  • Command (apple) + Alt + ESC


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