Shortcuts to rapidly turn off, hibernate.. your Mac

April 2018


  • CTRL + Eject: Display the Shut-down dialog
  • Control + Option + Command + Eject: Closes all opened apps and shutdown computer (you shall have the opportunity to save you work beforehand).
  • Control+ Command + Eject:Closes all opened apps and restart your Mac (you shall have the opportunity to save you work beforehand).
  • Option + Command + Eject: Put your Mac to sleep.
Published by jak58. Latest update on January 5, 2012 at 12:43 PM by jak58.
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