LibreOffice Draw keyboard shortcuts

LibreOffice Draw
F2

Add or edit text

F3

Opens group to edit individual objects

Ctrl + F3

Close group editor

↑   Shift + F3

Opens the Duplicate dialog

F4

Opens the Position and Size dialog

F5

Opens the Navigator

F7

Checks spelling

Ctrl + F7

Opens the Thesaurus

F8

Edit points on/off

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + F8

Fits to frame

F11

Opens Styles and Formatting window

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Zooms in

-

Zooms out

Num *

Zooms to fit entire page in screen

Num /

Zooms in on the current selection

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + G

Groups selected objects

↑   Shift + Ctrl + Alt + A

Ungroups selected group

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + K

Combines selected objects

Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + K

Uncombines selected objects

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + +

Bring to front

Ctrl + +

Bring forward

Ctrl + -

Send backward

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + -

Send to back

Page Up

Switch to previous page

Page Down

Switch to next page

Ctrl + Page Up

Switch to previous layer

Ctrl + Page Down

Switch to next layer

← ↑ → ↓

Moves the selected object in the direction of the arrow key

Ctrl + ← ↑ → ↓

Moves the page view in the direction of the arrow key

Ctrl + Mouse left click

(while dragging an object) Note: this shortcut key works only when the Copy when moving option in Tools - Options - LibreOffice Draw - General is enabled (it is enabled by default). Creates a copy of the dragged object when mouse button is released

Ctrl + ⤶ Enter

with keyboard focus (F6) on a drawing object icon on Tools bar Inserts a drawing object of default size into the center of the current view

↑   Shift + F10

Opens the context menu for the selected object

F2

Enters text mode

⤶ Enter

Enters text mode if a text object is selected

Ctrl + ⤶ Enter

Enters text mode if a text object is selected. If there are no text objects or if you have cycled through all of the text objects on the page, a new page is inserted

Alt

Press the Alt key and drag with the mouse to draw or resize an object from the center of the object outward

Alt + Mouse left click

on an object Selects the object behind the currently selected object

Alt + ↑   Shift + Mouse left click

an object Selects the object in front of the currently selected object

↑   Shift

key while selecting an object Adds or removes object to or from the selection

↑   Shift + Mouse movement

(drag while moving an object)  The movement of the selected object is constrained by multiples of 45 degrees

↑   Shift + Mouse movement

(drag while creating or resizing an object) Constrains the size to keep the object's aspect ratio

⭾ Tab

Cycles through the objects on the page in the order in which they were created

↑   Shift + ⭾ Tab

Cycles through the objects on the page in the reverse-order in which they were created

Esc

Exits current mode

Home

Set the focus to the first/last slide

or End
←  →

Set the focus to the next/previous slide

Page Up

/Down Set the focus to the next/previous slide

⤶ Enter

Change to Normal Mode with the active slide


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Program information

Program name: LibreOffice Draw (Imaging)

LibreOffice Draw is a diagram and vector graphic software from the LibreOffice suite. It can create flow charts, organization charts and more.

Web page: https://www.libreoffice.org/di...


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