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How to Rapidly Navigate to the Beginning or End of Your Bash Command

Drop the backward and forward arrows. These two shortcuts will make you more nimble on the command line.

Jump to the Beginning of Your Command

This one takes you to the beginning of your command string from any position in the command:

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CTRL-a

Jump to the End of Your Command

… and this one takes you directly to the end:

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CTRL-e