IrfanView keyboard shortcuts

IrfanView

Zeynel Abidin Öztürk -
16 months ago
- Shortcuts
Space

Go to next image in current directory

⬅ Backspace

Go to previous image in current directory

Page Up

Go to previous / next image in current directory

or Page Down
or ←  →
Ctrl + 1

... to 9: Move forward 1 - 9 images in current directory

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + 1

... to 9: Move backward 1 - 9 images in current directory

Ctrl + Home

Load first image in current directory

Ctrl + End

Load last image in current directory

X

Tag image

↑   Shift + X

Untag image

↑   Shift + Q

Show tagged files in the Thumbnails window

F2

Rename file

or F6
B

Batch convert or rename

O

Open

P

Properties

S

Save as

↑   Shift + E

Open image in external viewer/editor

Ctrl + M

Open random image from current directory

Ctrl + N

Open current image in new window

Ctrl + P

Print

D

Delete (Not: this command removes the file from the program's display, it doesn't delete the file)

Ctrl + S

Save dialog

↑   Shift + R

Reopen

Ctrl + Alt + P

Direct print image (no dialog box)

↑   Shift + N

New image

⤶ Enter

Toggle fullscreen mode

F

Toggle fit images to desktop and fit window to image

F5

Refresh view

Ctrl + H

Original size (reset zoom)

↑   Shift + W

Fit image to window

+

Zoom in

or =
-

Zoom out

← ↑ → ↓

Scroll image (when zoomed)

Page Up

Scroll to the top of an image (when zoomed)

Page Down

Scroll to the bottom of an image (when zoomed)

Home

Scroll to the left edge of an image (when zoomed)

End

Scroll to the right edge of an image (when zoomed)

↑   Shift + F

Fit only big images to desktop

↑   Shift + L

Lock/unlock zoom factor (applies to all loaded images)

↑   Shift + O

Fit window to image

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + W

Toggle stretching image across all monitors

H

Horizontal flip

V

Vertical flip

I

Image information

L

Rotate 90 degrees left

R

Rotate 90 degrees right

Ctrl + U

Custom rotation dialog

↑   Shift + G

Enhance colors

↑   Shift + S

Sharpen

↑   Shift + U

Auto color correction

↑   Shift + Y

Red eye reduction (on selected area)

Del

Delete image

Insert

Paste image

F7

Move file

F8

Copy file

↑   Shift + ← ↑ → ↓

Move the selection rectangle

Ctrl + A

Select/unselect all

Ctrl + C

Copy

Ctrl + V

Paste

↑   Shift + P

Copy current image name

Ctrl + X

Cut

Ctrl + Y

Crop image to selection

Ctrl + Z

Undo

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Y

Auto crop image borders

↑   Shift + C

Create custom selection

Esc

Close current window or dialog, exit fullscreen view, or exit program

F1

Help

A

About IrfanView dialog

G

Stop .GIF animation

T

Thumbnails window

⭾ Tab

Switch focus between thumbnails window and main window

Ctrl + ⭾ Tab

Cycle focus in the thumbnails window

M

Minimize the IrfanView window

Alt + ↑   Shift + S

Show/hide status bar

Alt + ↑   Shift + T

Show/hide toolbar bar

Alt + ↑   Shift + M

Show/hide menu bar

Alt + ↑   Shift + C

Show/hide window title and borders

⤶ Enter

Toggle fullscreen mode

Esc

Exit fullscreen mode

1

Show image as original size (1:1)

2

Fit only large images to screen

3

Fit all images to screen

4

Stretch all images to screen

5

Fit image width to screen

6

Fit image height to screen height

5

(num lock)  Scroll to center of image

F

Loop through full screen image fit options

F11

Show / hide the mouse cursor in full screen mode (mouse reappears when moved)

N

Toggle text display in full screen mode

↑   Shift + L

Lock/unlock zoom factor (applies current zoom to all loaded images)

F4

Add current image to slideshow

↑   Shift + A

Start/stop automatic viewing (windowed slideshow)

Ctrl + W

Start slideshow with current directory and images

W

Slideshow dialog

Pause

Pause / resume an automatic slideshow

C

Capture dialog

F3

Show image in HEX viewer

F12

Paint dialog

Ctrl + B

Browse subfolders dialog

Ctrl + E

Effects dialog

Ctrl + F

Find

Ctrl + G

Create grayscale image

Ctrl + Q

Edit multipage TIF file

Ctrl + R

Resample dialog

Ctrl + T

Insert text into selection

Ctrl + Print Screen

Interactive screenshot tool

↑   Shift + T

Focus the toolbar edit field

↑   Shift + V

Change canvas size

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + A

Acquire / batch scan dialog

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + M

Comment dialog (for JPG images)

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + C

Set image as wallpaper - centered

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + T

Set image as wallpaper - tiled

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + S

Set image as wallpaper - stretched

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + P

Set image as wallpaper - previous wallpaper

Note: Following shortcuts requires related plugins to be installed.
F9

Start OCR plugin on image or selection

E

Show EXIF information

K

Filter Factory dialog

Ctrl + K

Open Adobe filters dialog (plugin required)

Ctrl + I

Show IPTC info

↑   Shift + M

Email image

↑   Shift + J

JPG lossless operations (plugin required)

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + J

Lossless JPG crop (Plugin required)

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + L

Lossless JPG rotation - left (Plugin required)

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + R

Lossless JPG rotation - right (Plugin required)


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Program information

Program name: IrfanView (Imaging)

IrfanView is an image viewer, organiser and editor for Windows. The program is known for its small size, speed, wide support for graphic formats and ease of use. Released in 1996, IrfanView gets it's name from its creator Irfan Skiljan from Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Web page: http://www.irfanview.com

Shortcut count: 127

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