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Keyboard Shortcuts

The keyboard shortcuts refer to the U.S. keyboard layout. Keys on other keyboard layouts may not correspond exactly to the keys on a U.S. keyboard.

Document Operations

Function Key
Undo Ctrl + Z; Alt + Backspace
Redo Ctrl + Y; Alt + Shift + Backspace; Ctrl + Shift + Z
Create a new document Ctrl + N
Open an existing document Ctrl + O
Save the active document Ctrl + S
Print the active document Ctrl + P
Close Edraw Max Ctrl + W

Basic Editing

Function Key
Cut Ctrl + X
Format painter Ctrl + Shift + C
Copy Ctrl + C
Paste Ctrl + V
Paste as special formats Ctrl + Alt + V
Increase font size Ctrl + Shift + .
Decrease font size Ctrl + Shift + ,
Make the selected text bold Ctrl + B
Italicize the selected text Ctrl + I
Underline the selected text Ctrl + U
Subscript Ctrl + Alt + =
Superscript Ctrl + Shift + =
Switch to Select tool Ctrl + 1
Lasso Select Tool Ctrl + Shift + 1
Select all shapes Ctrl + A
Add a text block Ctrl + 2
Text block adjust tool Ctrl + Shift + 2
Crop the Canvas Ctrl + 9
Bring to front Ctrl + Shift + F
Bring forward Ctrl + Alt + F
Send to back Ctrl + Shift + B
Send backward Ctrl + Alt + B
Group shapes Ctrl + Shift + G
Ungroup shapes Ctrl + Shift + U
Make the selected shapes in same width Ctrl + Shift + W
Make the selected shapes in same height Ctrl + Shift + H
Make the selected shapes in same angle Ctrl + Shift + A
Make the selected shapes in same size Ctrl + Shift + Z
Find & Replace Ctrl + F
Spelling check F7

Insert Objects

Function Key
Insert a blank page Alt + Shift + N
Insert a table Ctrl + T
Insert pictures from files Ctrl + Shift + I
Insert QR codes Ctrl + Shift + Q
Capture screen Ctrl + Shift + R
Capture screen with Window hidden Ctrl + Shift + X
Add vector text Ctrl + Shift + V
Insert hyperlinks Ctrl + K

File View

Function Key
Play slide from beginning F5
Play slides from current page Shift + F5
Zoom in Ctrl + +; Ctrl + Mouse scroll wheel
Zoom out Ctrl + -; Ctrl + Mouse scroll wheel
Show or hide property dialog F4

Drawing Tools

Function Key
Add right-angle connectors Ctrl + 3
Add curved connectors Ctrl + Shift + 3
Add straight connectors Ctrl + Shift + 4
Add freeform connectors Ctrl + Shift + 5
Line Tool Ctrl + 4
Rectangle Tool Ctrl + 5
Oval Tool Ctrl + 6
Bezier Tool Ctrl + 7
Connection Points Tool Ctrl + 8
Open Pencil tool Ctrl + Shift + E
Open Pen tool Ctrl + E
Open Move anchors tool Ctrl + M
Open Convert anchors tool Ctrl + Shift + M
Save the selected shape as a new symbol Ctrl + F11
Open or hide data sheet Ctrl + F9

Page Operations

Function Key
Show/hide gridlines Ctrl + Alt + G
Show/hide Option panel Ctrl + Alt + O
Show/hide guide lines Ctrl + Alt + U
Show/Hide ribbon Ctrl + F1
Review online video tutorial F1
Edit text on shape F2
Show/hide Fill panel F3
Page setup F6