Krita 4.2.2 keyboard shortcuts

Krita 4.2.2  

Zeynel Abidin Öztürk -
2 years ago
- Shortcuts

This is the default shortcut scheme in Krita. Keep in mind there are a few more shortcut schemes in Krita, including tablet and Photoshop compatible.

4
Alt + ↑   Shift + Q

Select Behind Blending mode

2
Alt + ↑   Shift + R

Select Clear Blending mode

6
Alt + ↑   Shift + C

Select Color Blending mode

-1
Alt + ↑   Shift + B

Select Color Burn Blending mode

1
Alt + ↑   Shift + D

Select Color Dodge Blending mode

3
Alt + ↑   Shift + K

Select Darken Blending mode

2
Alt + ↑   Shift + E

Select Difference Blending mode

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + I

Select Dissolve Blending mode

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + X

Select Exclusion Blending mode

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + H

Select Hard Light Blending mode

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + L

Select Hard Mix Blending mode

1
Alt + ↑   Shift + P

Select Hard Overlay Blending mode

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + U

Select Hue Blending mode

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + G

Select Lighten Blending mode

1
Alt + ↑   Shift + A

Select Linear Burn Blending mode

1
Alt + ↑   Shift + W

Select Linear Dodge Blending mode

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + J

Select Linear Light Blending mode

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + Y

Select Luminosity Blending mode

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + M

Select Multiply Blending mode

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + N

Select Normal Blending mode

-1
Alt + ↑   Shift + O

Select Overlay Blending mode

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + Z

Select Pin Light Blending mode

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + T

Select Saturation Blending mode

1
Alt + ↑   Shift + S

Select Screen Blending mode

1
Alt + ↑   Shift + F

Select Soft Light Blending mode

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + V

Select Vivid Light Blending mode

2
Ctrl + M

Color Adjustment curves…

1
Ctrl + B

Color Balance…

1
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + U

Desaturate…

2
Ctrl + U

HSV Adjustment…

0
Ctrl + I

Invert

2
Ctrl + L

Levels…

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + I

Invert selection

0
F5

Show Brush Editor

-2
F6

Show Brush Presets

0
H

Show color history

3
↑   Shift + I

Show color selector

0
U

Show common colors

-1
↑   Shift + N

Show minimal shade selector

-1
↑   Shift + M

Show MyPaint shade selector

-2
\

Show Tool Options

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + T

Toggle Tablet Debugger

-1
Page Up

Activate next layer

0
Page Down

Activate previous layer

2
;

Activate previously selected layer

1
Ctrl + Alt + J

Copy selection to new layer

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + J

Cut selection to new layer

0
Ctrl + J

Duplicate layer or mask

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + E

Flatten image

0
Ctrl + E

Merge with layer below

1
Ctrl + Page Down

Move layer or mask down

1
Ctrl + Page Up

Move layer or mask up

4
Insert

Paint layer

3
F3

Properties

1
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + G

Quick clipping group

0
Ctrl + G

Quick group

0
Ctrl + Alt + G

Quick ungroup

0
↑   Shift + Del

Remove layer

1
F2

Rename current layer

1
Ctrl + Backspace

Fill with background color (opacity)

-1
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Backspace

Fill with foreground color (opacity)

24
]

Increase brush size

7
O

Increase opacity

0
K

Make brush color darker

2
L

Make brush color lighter

1
D

Reset foreground and background color

1
A

Selection mode: Add

-1
R

Selection mode: Replace

0
S

Selection mode: Subtract

1
E

Set eraser mode

1
X

Swap foreground and background color

0
\

Switch to previous preset

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + L

Toggle assistant

0
↑   Shift + Z

Undo polygon selection points

5
P

Color picker

0
C

Crop tool

4
G

Draw a gradient

3
J

Elliptical selection tool

3
F

Fill tool

5
B

Freehand brush tool

-1
T

Move tool

1
Q

Multibrush tool

2
Ctrl + R

Rectangular selection tool

1
Ctrl + T

Transform tool

0
Ctrl + W

Close

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + W

Close all

0
Ctrl + N

New

0
Ctrl + O

Open…

0
Ctrl + P

Print…

0
Ctrl + Q

Quit

0
Ctrl + S

Save

-1
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + S

Save as

0
F4

Save incremental backup

0
Ctrl + Alt + S

Save incremental version

1
Del

Clear

-1
Ctrl + C

Copy

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + C

Copy merged

0
Ctrl + X

Cut

0
Backspace

Fill with background color

1
↑   Shift + Backspace

Fill with foreground color

0
Ctrl + V

Paste

2
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + R

Paste as reference image

0
Ctrl + Alt + V

Paste at cursor

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + N

Paste into new image

3
Ctrl + Z

Undo

8
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Z

Redo

-1
Ctrl + F

Apply filter again

0
F1

Krita Handbook

1
Ctrl + Alt + C

Resize canvas…

0
Ctrl + Alt + I

Scale image to new size…

1
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + A

Deselect

0
Ctrl + H

Display selection

-2
↑   Shift + F6

Feather selection…

1
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + D

Reselect

0
Ctrl + A

Select all

2
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + F

Full screen mode

0
↑   Shift + L

Instant preview mode

0
M

Mirror view

1
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Y

Out of gamut warnings

-1
Ctrl + 0

Reset zoom

4
Ctrl + [

Rotate canvas left

1
Ctrl + ]

Rotate canvas right

2
Tab

Show canvas only

-1
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + \

Show grid

0
↑   Shift + S

Show Snap Options popup

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ;

Snap to grid

-1
Ctrl + Y

Soft proofing

0
Ctrl + +

Zoom in

1
Ctrl + -

Zoom out

1
Ctrl + Alt + 0

Activate brush preset 0

0
Ctrl + Alt + 1

Activate brush preset 1

-1
Ctrl + Alt + 2

Activate brush preset 2

0
Ctrl + Alt + 3

Activate brush preset 3

0
Ctrl + Alt + 4

Activate brush preset 4

0
Ctrl + Alt + 5

Activate brush preset 5

0
Ctrl + Alt + 6

Activate brush preset 6

0
Ctrl + Alt + 7

Activate brush preset 7

0
Ctrl + Alt + 8

Activate brush preset 8

0
Ctrl + Alt + 9

Activate brush preset 9

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + 1

Execute script 1

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + 2

Execute script 2

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + 3

Execute script 3

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + 4

Execute script 4

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + 5

Execute script 5

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + 6

Execute script 6

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + 7

Execute script 7

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + 8

Execute script 8

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + 9

Execute script 9

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + 0

Execute script 10

0
Ctrl + Alt + R

Align block

0
Ctrl + Alt + C

Align center

0
Ctrl + Alt + R

Align right

0
Ctrl + B

Bold

0
Ctrl + <

Decrease font size

0
Ctrl + Alt + F

Font…

0
Ctrl + >

Increase font size

0
Ctrl + I

Italic

0
Ctrl + L

Light

0
Ctrl + H

Line height

0
Ctrl + N

Normal

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + C

Special character…

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + B

Subscript

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + P

Superscript

0
Ctrl + U

Underline

0
Insert

Insert

1
J

Join with segment

0

Move down

0
↑   Shift +

Move down more

0

Move left

0
↑   Shift +

Move left more

0

Move right

0
↑   Shift +

Move right more

0

Move up

0
↑   Shift +

Move up more

3
Backspace

Remove point

1
↑   Shift + C

Segment to Curve

2
F

Segment to Line

0
Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + C

Show coordinates

5
P

To path

Source: Krita 4.2.2 settings

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Program information

Program name: Krita 4.2.2 Krita 4.2.2 (Imaging)

Krita is a free and open source raster graphics editor for those looking for a set of art tools without big price tag. It is used both by professionals and amateur designers for creating concept art, textures and comics.

Web page: krita.org

Last update: 1/6/2021 8:30 PM UTC

How easy to press shortcuts: 80%

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signz says: 9 months ago 3/19/2021 7:39 AM
great info on shortcuts

Rifki Syahputra says: 10 months ago 2/13/2021 5:53 AM
this is just what I need. Thank you.