A section of my pdf report is a collection of web links with comments. I would like to use a shortcut such as CTRL+K to insert hyperlinks. I couldn't find a hyperlink function under the Lyx Tools / preferences / Shortcuts. Is there a way to add a hyperlink shortcut?
1Does this link help? tex.stackexchange.com/questions/208510/… It explains in general how to find the function to use to make a shortcut.– scottkostyJun 15, 2015 at 16:48
Yes it helps thank you very much I finally managed to make a shortcut to create a link.– Paul RougieuxJun 16, 2015 at 7:33
Thanks to @scottkosty 's answer on how to find the name of a Lyx function, I selected "User command" debug messages under View > Messages Pane and I found the name of the "Insert Hyperlink" function. Under Tools / preferences / Editing / Shortcuts / "Cursor, Mouse and Editing functions". The function is called: href-insert.
I then clicked on modify and gave it the shortcut CTRL+K. It replaces another command which I never used.