accel — A graphical user interface (GUI) keyboard shortcut.


accel ::=


An accelerator is usually a letter used with a Meta key (such as Ctrl or Alt) to activate some element of a GUI without using the mouse to point and click at it.

Processing expectations

Formatted inline.


Common linking attributes.

any attribute

Any attribute in any other explicit namespace


The following elements occur in accel: text, abbrev, acronym, alt, anchor, annotation, biblioref, coref, date, emphasis (db._emphasis), firstterm (db._firstterm), footnote, footnoteref, foreignphrase (db._foreignphrase), glossterm (db._glossterm), indexterm (db.indexterm.endofrange), indexterm (db.indexterm.singular), indexterm (db.indexterm.startofrange), inlinemediaobject, link, olink, phrase (db._phrase), quote (db._quote), remark, replaceable, subscript, superscript, trademark, wordasword, xref.


 1 |<article xmlns=''>
   |<title>Example accel</title>
   |<para os="windows">You can exit most Windows applications by selecting
 5 |<guimenuitem><accel>Q</accel>uit</guimenuitem> or
   |<guimenuitem>E<accel>x</accel>it</guimenuitem> from
   |the <guimenu><accel>F</accel>ile</guimenu> menu.
10 |</article>

You can exit most Windows applications by selecting Quit or Exit from the File menu.