Keyboard shortcuts

Interface navigation

  Windows Mac
Next Tab Tab
Previous Shift+Tab Shift+Tab
Left/Right/Up/Down (within menus) Arrow keys Arrow keys
Close dialog or menu Escape Escape
Toggle checkbox or button Space bar Space bar
Activate highlighted item Enter Enter
Jump to next open document Ctrl+Tab Ctrl+Tab
Jump to previous open document Ctrl+Shift+Tab Ctrl+Shift+Tab
Toggle between Code view and Design view Ctrl+Shift+C ⌘+Shift+C

File commands

  Windows Mac
Create new file Ctrl+N ⌘+N
Open file Ctrl+O ⌘+O
Close Ctrl+W ⌘+W
Close all Ctrl+Shift+W ⌘+Shift+W
Save Ctrl+S ⌘+S
Save as Ctrl+Shift+S ⌘+Shift+S
Save all Ctrl+Shift+L ⌘+Shift+L
Import assets Ctrl+Shift+I ⌘+Shift+I
Quit Ctrl+Q ⌘+Q

Edit commands

  Windows Mac
Add image mask... Ctrl+I ⌘+I
Add gradient mask Ctrl+G ⌘+G
Break apart group Ctrl+B ⌘+B
Copy Ctrl+C ⌘+C
Create group F8 F8
Cut Ctrl+X ⌘+X
Find Ctrl+F ⌘+F
Find and replace Ctrl+Shift+F ⌘+Shift+F
Insert timeline keyframe F6 F6
Paste Ctrl+V ⌘+V
Paste special Ctrl+Shift+V ⌘+Shift+V
Redo Ctrl+Y ⌘+Shift+Z
Delete keyframe F5 F5
Select all Ctrl+A ⌘+A
Undo Ctrl+Z ⌘+Z
Wrap elements Ctrl+R ⌘+R
Swap fill and stroke X X

View commands

  Windows Mac
Hide all panels or show all panels F4 F4
Lock guides Ctrl+Alt+; ⌘+Option+;
Show guides Ctrl+; ⌘+;
Zoom in Ctrl and = ⌘ and =
Zoom out Ctrl and - ⌘ and -


  Windows Mac
Selection tool V V
Motion path tool M M
3D object rotate tool W W
3D object translate tool G G
Element tool D D
Pen tool P P
Rectangle tool R R
Oval tool O O
Line tool L L
Text tool T T
Rectangle mask tool E E
Oval mask tool B B
Polygon mask tool J J
Rectangle backdrop tool C C
Oval backdrop tool N N
Polygon backdrop tool Q Q
Fill tool F F
Stroke tool K K
Gradient tool A A
Eyedropper tool I I
3D stage rotate tool M M
Hand tool H H
Zoom tool Z Z
Razor tool (in video timelines) Y Y

Other commands

  Windows Mac
Play/Pause animation Enter Enter
Preview Ctrl+Enter ⌘+Enter
Publish Ctrl+Shift+P ⌘+Shift+P
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