Menu item can't be triggered on Mac by the keyboard shortcut if it's the Esc key



  • I've assigned the Esc hotkey to my "Close window" menu item in the UI designer. It works on Windows. But on Mac pressing Esc in the shortcut field puts a weird symbol there that I don't recognize (a circle with an arrow through it; I don't see such a symbol on the Apple keyboard), and pressing Esc key does not trigger this menu items. Is there any easy solution for it? Or do I need to create a QShortcut manually?

    P. S. Just checked -

    @new QShortcut(QKeySequence("Esc"), this, SLOT(close()), SLOT(close())); @

    works no problem.


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