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131 Results for ESC

107 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, August 31, 201561DAbort keyMichael Dewey
Wednesday, April 8, 201526D"Exit full screen" keyZhouqin Burnikel
Monday, February 2, 201524AKey for exiting full-screen modeJeffrey Wechsler
Monday, January 26, 201522AUpper-left computer key: Abbr.Ian Livengood
Sunday, October 12, 20145DCorner keyPawel Fludzinski
Sunday, September 14, 201461DGet-out-of-full-screen buttonTony Orbach and Patrick Blindauer
Sunday, August 3, 201454DEmergency key (2)Ian Livengood
Wednesday, April 23, 201464DPC key (26)David J. Kahn
Sunday, September 22, 201357APC key (26)Mike Selinker
Monday, September 9, 201349DPC key for problem situationsGary Cee
Wednesday, June 12, 20135DKey next to F1Todd Gross
Monday, May 20, 201311AEmergency PC key (7)Tim Croce
Wednesday, April 10, 201358DKey to the left of F1Julian Lim
Tuesday, April 2, 201310AKeyboard key (2)Ian Livengood
Monday, November 12, 20125DEmergency PC key (7)Randall J. Hartman
Wednesday, October 31, 201269APC key (26)Stu Ockman
Sunday, October 21, 20128DF1 neighbor (2)Caleb Rasmussen
Wednesday, August 1, 201223AExit-the-program keyDoug Peterson
Friday, July 20, 201234DBailout buttonMartin Ashwood-Smith
Wednesday, July 4, 201268AKeyboard key above ˜Caleb Madison
Tuesday, May 8, 201253AF1 neighbor on a PCLynn Lempel
Wednesday, March 21, 201236AExit keyPeter A. Collins and Joe Krozel
Friday, November 25, 201126AWay out: Abbr.Joe Krozel
Thursday, November 10, 201121DPC key (26)Tim Croce
Sunday, October 16, 201198APC key (26)Joel Fagliano
Sunday, October 9, 2011114DPC key (26)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, September 13, 201125DUpper-left key (7)Patrick McIntyre
Thursday, August 25, 201146APC key (26)Patrick Blindauer & Francis Heaney
Tuesday, August 9, 201145AKey to get out of a jam?Tony Orbach
Monday, May 30, 201162DTop-row PC keyMichael Barnhart
Wednesday, March 30, 201127DKey near F1Erik Wennstrom
Wednesday, March 16, 201120AUpper-left key (7)Alan Arbesfeld
Tuesday, February 8, 201129A"Get out" key: Abbr.Robert W. Harris
Sunday, February 6, 201156DLaptop key (3)David J. Kahn
Sunday, July 25, 2010104APC key (26)Alan Arbesfeld
Thursday, March 18, 201037ALaptop key (3)Daniel A. Finan
Monday, February 8, 20106DPC bailout key (2)Paula Gamache
Sunday, November 22, 200972D"Help!" keyPatrick Merrell
Wednesday, September 9, 200956AKey that might close a dialog boxRichard Chisholm
Tuesday, August 11, 200966AUpper-left key (7)Oliver Hill
Tuesday, July 7, 200927ALesser-used PC keyLynn Lempel
Friday, June 12, 200928AIsolated PC keyPatrick Berry
Tuesday, December 30, 200837ALaptop key (3)Doug Peterson
Wednesday, December 17, 200843AEmergency PC key (7)John Farmer
Friday, November 14, 200827APC way out?Brad Wilber
Monday, October 6, 200845AEmergency PC key (7)Patrick Blindauer
Sunday, August 24, 200821APC key (26)Kevin G. Der
Monday, March 31, 20088DPC bailout key (2)Jeff Armstrong
Tuesday, March 18, 200823DUpper-left key (7)David Pringle
Wednesday, August 29, 200740AUpper-left key (7)Jayne and Alex Boisvert
Friday, July 20, 20077DAbbr. on a keyBarry C. Silk
Sunday, July 15, 2007103DExit-the-program buttonPatrick Berry
Sunday, July 8, 200711DPC key (26)Elayne Cantor and Nancy Salomon
Monday, September 25, 200624AEmergency PC key (7)Lynn Lempel
Wednesday, August 23, 20066DUpper-left key (7)Kevan Choset
Thursday, August 3, 20061DKey in a cornerNancy Salomon
Saturday, December 31, 200541AF1 neighbor (2)Robert H. Wolfe
Tuesday, June 7, 200563DTop left PC keyLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, April 10, 2005109ABailout key (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, April 8, 200563DPC key (26)Manny Nosowsky
Wednesday, March 30, 200547DKey abbr. (3)Richard Silvestri
Sunday, December 12, 200433APC key (26)Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, August 29, 200490DIt's left of F1 on a PCManny Nosowsky
Monday, March 1, 20041DPC key (26)Gail Grabowski
Thursday, December 18, 20031APC bailoutJohn Underwood
Thursday, October 30, 200360DPC key (26)Patrick Berry
Monday, September 29, 200354APC key (26)Richard Chisholm
Wednesday, July 9, 200348AKey futilely pushed after a computer freezePatrick Merrell
Monday, June 16, 200323DComputer key: Abbr. (6)Norma Johnson
Tuesday, May 27, 200358AComputer key (6)PAtrick MErrell
Monday, October 21, 200232APC key (26)Peter Sarrett
Sunday, October 13, 200277ABailout key (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, September 20, 200220APC key (26)Kevin Hagen
Wednesday, September 18, 200228DComputer key (6)David J. Kahn
Wednesday, May 15, 200232AUpper-left key (7)Kumar Balani
Sunday, March 31, 200229AKey abbr. (3)Lynn Lempel
Wednesday, September 19, 200135DComputer key (6)Steven Dorfman
Tuesday, August 28, 200158APC key (26)Alan Arbesfeld
Sunday, July 8, 2001102AComputer key: Abbr. (6)Michael S. Maurer
Thursday, June 14, 200145DPC key (26)Mark Diehl
Wednesday, April 11, 200157DEmergency key (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, April 9, 200147DComputer key (6)Mel and Peggy Rosen
Wednesday, January 10, 200141DPC key (26)Richard Silvestri
Monday, November 20, 200011DPC key (26)Randall J. Hartman
Tuesday, September 26, 200015DPC "oops" keyBill Ballard
Friday, April 28, 200046AKey abbr. (3)Joe DiPietro
Thursday, April 13, 200046AKeyboard key (2)Matt Gaffney
Saturday, February 5, 200060DPC key (26)Chuck Deodene
Monday, August 16, 199936AEmergency PC key (7)M. Francis Vuolo
Sunday, June 20, 199938DEmergency PC key (7)Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, April 25, 199989DPC key (26)Joe DiPietro
Sunday, February 14, 199942AKey lettersElizabeth Gorski
Saturday, August 22, 199827DComputer option: Abbr.David J. Kahn
Tuesday, March 3, 199862DComputer key, for shortElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, February 15, 199882D"Go back!" on a PCRich Norris
Saturday, January 3, 199826APC key (26)Rich Norris
Thursday, April 10, 19979DComputer key: Abbr. (6)David J. Kahn
Wednesday, March 5, 199740DComputer key (6)Michael S. Maurer
Tuesday, February 11, 199748AComputer key abbr. (6)P. Jordan
Monday, October 28, 199626APC key (26)R. Norris
Wednesday, May 8, 199668APC panic buttonR. Norris
Wednesday, March 20, 199640APC key (26)G. Newman
Saturday, September 30, 199532DComputer key (6)Bryant White
Tuesday, August 29, 199525AComputer key abbr. (6)John R. Conrad
Sunday, May 7, 1995109DHelpful PC key (2)Bob Klahn
Sunday, February 5, 199531AHelpful PC key (2)Frank A. Longo
Wednesday, September 14, 199443DComputer key abbr. (6)Harvey Estes

4 results for ESC from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
August 7, 2011diagramless43AKey that gets you out of a window?Mike Nothnagel
December 2, 2007diagramless70DPC keyMike Nothnagel
March 16, 2003diagramless47AKey in the upper-left cornerFred Piscop
November 10, 2002diagramless42DPC keyDave Tuller

20 results for ESC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tuesday, April 21, 19929DCoin of Portugal: Abbr.Nancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Monday, November 11, 199116APort. monetary unitWilson McBeathMaleska
Monday, April 2, 199050APort. moneySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, December 8, 198667APort. monetary unitSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, October 9, 198370APort. coinLouis BaronMaleska
Sunday, November 1, 1981134AGetaway: Abbr.Caroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Wednesday, December 22, 19769DFire exit: Abbr.Sidney L. RobbinsWeng
Friday, October 15, 197653AFire stair: Abbr.Jim PlacknerWeng
Friday, May 28, 19761DFire exit: Abbr.RemleyWeng
Friday, November 21, 197538AFire stair: Abbr.Samuel H. BarkanWeng
Saturday, July 26, 197522ASpanish coin: Abbr.Elaine D. SchorrWeng
Thursday, September 26, 19748DSpanish coin: Abbr.Anthony B. CanningWeng
Sunday, October 15, 197233APortuguese coin: Abbr.David A. MurrayWeng
Thursday, April 13, 197240DMoney of Portugal: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Sunday, November 1, 19709DSpanish coin: Abbr.A. J. SantoraWeng
Sunday, November 24, 196865ACoat of arms: Abbr.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, December 11, 196637ASpanish coin: Abbr.Diana SessionsFarrar
Saturday, April 10, 19654DPortuguese coin: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 30, 196423APortuguese coin: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 20, 195392ANaval squadron: Abbr.Ethel LeStrangeFarrar