Google Chrome

This article details what you need to do to get Shortcat working with Google Chrome.


Chrome's Accessibility is a bit iffy. Before the page loads completely, there's no Accessibility data, and the position of elements sometimes doesn't update when you scroll.

Enabling Accessibility

There are two ways to enable Accessibility support in Chrome. Unfortunately, both are temporary.

Method 1

Method 2

  • Launch Chrome with the --force-renderer-accessibility flag:
    • In Terminal, run open -a "/Applications/Google" --args --force-renderer-accessibility

Here's an extension for Alfred 1.x that will run Chrome with the appropriate flags: