Articulate Storyline keyboard shortcuts

Articulate Storyline

Zeynel Abidin Öztürk -
5 months ago
- Shortcuts
Alt + H

Go to the home button of the menu

Alt + N

Go to the Insert button of the menu

Alt + G

Go to the Design button of the menu

Alt + A

Animations option

Alt + W

If you want to change your slide views, this key takes you to view the menu window

Alt + E

Open the help window

Alt + D

Play or Pause the video while recording

Ctrl +

Copy and resize the selected objects on slide

Ctrl + A

Copy all the selected objects on the slide

Ctrl + B

Bold the selected text

Ctrl + C

Copy the selected text or object

Ctrl + D

Duplicate any selected object or text

Ctrl + E

Align text to the top

Ctrl + F

Spot any word on the slide

Ctrl + G

Group multiple objects, for example images, text (you can't group audio files)

Ctrl + I

Italicize the text on the slide

Ctrl + J

Insert picture on the slide

Ctrl + K

Open the trigger wizard window to assign trigger

Ctrl + L

Align the text to left

Ctrl + M

Open the Insert slidewindow

Ctrl + N

Create a new storyline file

Ctrl + O

Open an existing storyline file

Ctrl + R

Align text to the right

Ctrl + S

Save the current project

Ctrl + T

Insert a text box

Ctrl + P

Publish to the word format

Ctrl + U

Underline selected text

Ctrl + V

Paste anything that is copied recently

Ctrl + W

Close the scene

Ctrl + Y

Go to the last-performed stage

Ctrl + Z

Undo the changes

Ctrl + ⤶ Enter

Open up the format shape window

Ctrl + F12

Preview the current slide

↑   Shift + F9

Show or hide grid lines

↑   Shift + F12

Preview the current scene

↑   Shift + F10

Open the properties of the selected object

↑   Shift +

Move or resize the object

Alt +

Resize the object in pixels

Ctrl +

Zoom in and zoom out

Ctrl + Arrow

Move the selected object by one pixel

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ← ↑ → ↓

Resize the selected object by one pixel

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + C

Copy the format of the selected object

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + V

Paste the copied format of the selected object

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + G

Ungroup the selected group

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ⤶ Enter

Open the size and position window


Save the recorded video

Alt + F4

Close storyline

Print Screen

Take screenshots


Move the drag point in the timeline to the start (when the timeline is selected)


Move the drag point in the timeline to the end (when the timeline is selected)


Add a marker that is called cue point in the timeline. (This helps in making identification on the timeline and very helpful to synchronize audio.)


Pause and play the timeline in the normal view


Go to the help page


Select the text in the text box


Go to the normal view


Go to the slide master


Go to the feedback master


Find spelling errors


Publish the course


Preview the entire project

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Program information

Program name: Articulate Storyline Articulate Storyline (Productivity)

Articulate Storyline is a authoring software for creating interactive e-learning modules and online courses. It can be used to create simulations, drag-and-drop interactions, screen recordings, quizzes and more.

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Last update: 21 May 2020

Updated: Updated program information. (2 updates.) 5/21/2020 11:32:51 PM New program added.
5/21/2020 11:34:19 PM Updated program information.

Shortcut count: 60

How easy to press shortcuts: 85%

Platform detected: Windows or Linux (not macOS)

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