Extra stuff that the eject button does on macbooks (keyboard shortcuts)

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Some of us (like me) still have old macbooks that came with superdrive. Naturally, we have replaced it long time ago with a secondary disk.
Wondering what to do with the now apparent "useless" eject button?
Find below some useful key combinations.


Shows a dialog box with following options:
go to sleep
shut down.


Goes straight to sleep.


It restarts.


Performs shutdown.


Will sleep the display only.

Enjoy ;)

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