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Keyboard shortcuts for PC

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MindTouch supports various keyboard shortcuts for users to aid in content creation and editing.
 

Press ALT+0 while in Edit mode to view a list of available PC shortcuts.

 

Cut, copy and paste


Shortcut Description

Ctrl+X

Cut a text fragment and copy it to the clipboard.

Ctrl+C

Copy a text fragment to the clipboard. 

Ctrl+V

Paste a text fragment from the clipboard.

Ctrl+Shift+V

Paste as plain text.

 

Delete


Shortcut Description

Delete

Delete the character to the right of the cursor.

Backspace

Delete the character to the left of the cursor.

Ctrl+Delete

Delete the word to the right of the cursor.

Ctrl+Backspace

Delete the word to the left of the cursor.

 

Undo and redo


Shortcut Description

Ctrl+Z

Undo the last operation(s).

Ctrl+Y

Redo the last operation(s). 

 

Format


Shortcut Description

Ctrl+E

Open the page in edit mode.

Enter

Start a new paragraph. 

Shift+Enter

Start a new line.


 

Navigate


Shortcut Description

Home

Jump to the beginning of the line.

End

Jump to the end of the line.

Shift+End

Select the whole line.

Ctrl+Home

Jump to the beginning of the document.

Ctrl+End

Jump to the end of the document.

Down Arrow

Move the cursor down to the next line.

Up Arrow

Move the cursor up to the line above.

Ctrl+Right Arrow

Jump to the next word to the right.

Ctrl+Left Arrow

Jump to the next word to the left.

Ctrl+Up Arrow

Jump to the beginning of the line.

PgDn

Scrolls down, approximately by the length of the editing area

PgUp

Scrolls up, approximately by the length of the editing area.

 

Select text


Shortcut Description

Ctrl+A

Select all content in a document.

Shift+Left Arrow

Select letters to the left of the cursor. 

Shift+Right Arrow

Select letters to the right of the cursor.

Ctrl+Shift+Arrow

Select a text fragment by words.

Shift+Home

Select a text fragment from the cursor to the beginning of the line

Shift+End

Select a text fragment from the cursor to the end of the line

Ctrl+Shift+Home

Select a text fragment from the cursor to the beginning of the document

Ctrl+Shift+Down Arrow

Select a text fragment from the cursor down one line at a time.

Ctrl+Shift+Up Arrow

Select a text fragment from the cursor up one line at a time.

Ctrl+Shift+End

Select a text fragment from the cursor to the end of the document.

Shift+PgDn

Select a text fragment of approximately the length of the editing area starting from the cursor and going down.

Shift+PgUp

Select a text fragment of approximately the length of the editing area starting from the cursor and going up.

 

 

Style text


Shortcut Description

Ctrl+B

Bold a text fragment.

Ctrl+I

Italicize a text fragment. 

Ctrl+U

Underline a text fragment.

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