Notepad shortcut keys

1. File menu
Ctrl+O Open File
Ctrl+N New File
Ctrl+S Save File
Ctrl+Alt+S Save As
Ctrl+Shift+S Save All
Ctrl+P Print
Alt+F4 Exit
Ctrl+Tab Next Document (also shows list of open files). Can be disabled – see Settings/Preferences/Global.
Ctrl+Shift+Tab Previous Document (also shows list of open files). Can be disabled – see above.
Ctrl+1..9 on Numpadn Go to the n-th document on tab bar, n between 1 and 9.
Ctrl+PgUp Next document
Ctrl+PgDn Previous document
Ctrl+W Close Current Document


2. Edit menu
Ctrl+C Copy
Ctrl+Insert Copy
Ctrl+Shift+T Copy current line to clipboard
Ctrl+X Cut
Shift+Delete Cut
Ctrl+V Paste
Shift+Insert Paste
Ctrl+Z Undo
Alt+Backspace Undo
Ctrl+Y Redo
Ctrl+A Select All
Alt+Shift+Arrow keys, /Alt+ Left mouse click Column Mode Select
Ctrl+ Left mouse click Start new selected area. Only multiple stream areas ca be selected this way.
Alt+C Column Editor
Ctrl+D Duplicate Current Line
Ctrl+T Switch the current line position with the previous line position
Ctrl+Shift+Down Move Current Line, or current selection if a single stream, Down
Ctrl+L Delete Current Line
Ctrl+I Split Lines
Ctrl+J Join Lines
Ctrl+G Launch GoToLine Dialog
Ctrl+Q Single line comment
Ctrl+Shift+Q Single line uncomment
Ctrl+K Toggle single line comment
Ctrl+Shift+K Block comment
Tab (selection of one / more full lines) Insert Tabulation or Space (Indent)
Shift+Tab (selection of one / more full lines) Remove Tabulation or Space (outdent)
Ctrl+Backspace Delete to start of word
Ctrl+Delete Delete to end of word
Ctrl+Shift+Backspace Delete to start of line
Ctrl+Shift+Delete Delete to end of line
Ctrl+U Convert to lower case
Ctrl+Shift+U Convert to UPPER CASE
Ctrl+B Go to matching brace
Ctrl+Space Launch CallTip ListBox
Ctrl+Shift+Space Launch Function Completion ListBox
Ctrl+Alt+Space Launch Path Completion ListBox
Ctrl+Enter Launch Word Completion ListBox
Ctrl+Alt+R Text Direction RTL
Ctrl+Alt+L Text Direction LTR
Enter Split line downwards, or create new line
Shift+Enter Split line downwards, or create new line
Ctrl+Alt+Enter SInsert new unindented line above current
Ctrl+Alt+Shift+Enter SInsert new unindented line below current


3. Search menu
Ctrl+F Launch Find Dialog
Ctrl+H Launch Find / Replace Dialog
F3 Find Next
Shift+F3 Find Previous
Ctrl+Shift+F Find in Files
F7 Switch to Search results window (was Activate sub view before v5.2)
Ctrl+Alt+F3 Find (volatile) Next
Ctrl+Alt+Shift+F3 Find (volatile) Previous
Ctrl+F3 Select and Find Next (was Find (Volatile) Next prior to v5.6.5)
Ctrl+Shift+F3 Select and Find Previous (was Find (Volatile) Previous prior to v5.6.5)
F4 Go to next found
Shift+F4 Go to previous found
Ctrl+Shift+I Incremental Search
Ctrl+N Jump Down (to next text marked using n-th stye. n is 1 to 5, or 0 for default Found style.
Ctrl+Shift+N Jump Up (to next text marked using n-th stye. n is 1 to 5, or 0 for default Found style.
Ctrl+F2 Toggle Bookmark
F2 Go To Next Bookmark
Shift+F2 Go To Previous Bookmark
Ctrl+B Go to Matching Brace (caret must be on a brace)
Ctrl+Alt+B Select All between Matching Braces (caret must be on a brace)


4. View menu
Ctrl+(+]/- on numeric keypad or Ctrl + mouse wheel button (if any) Zoom in (+ or up) and Zoom out (- or down)
Ctrl+Keypad/ Restore the original size from zoom
F11 Toggle Full Screen Mode
F12 Toggle Post-It Mode
Ctrl+Alt+F Collapse the Current Level
Ctrl+Alt+Shift+F Uncollapse the Current Level
Alt+0 Fold All
Alt+(1~8) Collapse the Level (1~8)
Alt+Shift+0 Unfold All
Alt+Shift+(1~8) Uncollapse the Level (1~8)


5. Macro menu
Ctrl+Shift+R Start to record /Stop recording the macro
Ctrl+Shift+P Play recorded macro
Alt+Shift+S Trim Trailing and Save


6. Run menu
F5 Launch Run Dialog
Alt+F1 Get PHP help
Alt+F2 Google search
Alt+F3 Wikipedia search
Alt+F5 Open file (name at cursor)
Alt+F6 Open file in another instance (name at cursor)
Ctrl+Alt+Shift+R Open in Chrome
Ctrl+Alt+Shift+X Open in Firefox
Ctrl+Alt+Shift+I Open in IE
Ctrl+Alt+Shift+F Open in Safari
Ctrl+Alt+Shift+O Send via Outlook


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