Description of the issue:
[Option] (alt) + [Shift} + [N] opens normal Private window instead of Private Tor window in Brave 1.36.117 on macOS Monterey 12.3.
How can this issue be reproduced?
- Open Brave on Mac
- Enable the “Private window with Tor” setting
- Press [Option] (alt) + [Shift} + [N]
Brave opens Private Tor Window
Brave Version( check
On Windows the [alt] + [Shift} + [N] shortcut opens a new Private Tor window as expected. On macOS it doesn’t. Both Brave installations use the same settings configuration. Using the same keyboard for both OS tests, both configured as English International.
First, I know nothing about macOS, just trying to help out. Just curious, is the option/keyboard shortcut displayed when you open the hamburger menu (Customize and control Brave)? Also, per an old screenshot, this is the macOS shortcut (sorry for the image quality)? Is it the same in new releases? I don’t see what I would interpret as a “shift key” in that combination.
So, I guess I’m asking if you’ve tried just [Option]+[Cmd]+[N] and does that work?
This shortcut works and it’s also showing up when I check the hamburger menu.
Not sure why I didn’t see this before, but thanks a lot for pointing it out!
[Option]+[Cmd]+[N] is the solution.
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