Here are five extremely useful finder keyboard shortcuts that every OSX user should know.
Open a new finder window
This key sequence will open a new finder window in front of the current window.
Create a new directory
A new folder will be created and will have the cursor ready to type the name
Open a directory
Opens the currently selected directory.
Connect to server
Opens the finder Connect to Server window
Change file view type
The following 4 commands allows quick switching between file/folder view
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