Mintty 3.4.0 keyboard shortcuts

Mintty 3.4.0

Zeynel Abidin Öztürk -
32 days ago
- Shortcuts
↑   Shift + ↑  ↓

Line up / down

Shift + Page Up / Down

Page up / down

↑   Shift + Home

Top

↑   Shift + End

Bottom

Alt + F3

Search

↑   Shift +

Go to previous scroll marker (e.g. in prompt)

↑   Shift +

Go to next scroll marker (e.g. in prompt)

↑   Shift + Num 5

Enter keyboard selection mode

In keyboard selecting mode, following shortcuts can be used:
Alt

Set rectangular selection

↑  ↓

Modify selection

Page Up / Down

Scroll / Modify selection

or Home
or End
Alt + Num 5

Restart rectangular selection

Insert

Copy selection and exit selection mode

or ⤶ Enter
Del

Exit selection mode

or Esc
Alt + F2

New (clone window at current size)

↑   Shift + Alt + F2

New (clone window at configured size)

Alt + F3

Search (in scrollback buffer)

Alt + F4

Close

Alt + F8

Reset

Alt + F10

Default terminal size (rows / columns)

↑   Shift + Alt + F10

Default terminal size (rows / columns) and font size

Alt + F11

Toggle full screen

or Alt + ⤶ Enter
↑   Shift + Alt + F11

Toggle full screen and zoom font

or ↑   Shift + Alt + ⤶ Enter
Alt + F12

Flip screen

Alt + Space

Window menu

Ctrl + ⭾ Tab

Next visible window (as sorted by creation time)

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ⭾ Tab

Previous visible window (as sorted by creation time)

Ctrl + Ctrl + ⭾ Tab

Next window (as sorted by creation time)

Ctrl + Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ⭾ Tab

Previous window (as sorted by creation time)

Ctrl + Alt +
+

Move window

Alt + F2

(or user-defined "new" key as defined with option KeyFunctions) will only spawn a new window after F2 has been released. While the key is being held, the target monitor can be selected with a sequence of numeric keypad keys:

Num 8

Navigate the target focus to the respective neighbour in the monitor grid

or Num 2
or Num 4
or Num 6
Num 7

Combine two directions respectively

or Num 9
or Num 1
or Num 3
Num 5

Set the target focus to the Windows "primary" monitor

Num 0

Reset focus to the current monitor

or numDel
Note: Note that a heuristic algorithm is used, based on the size of the smallest monitor attached to the system, so the target may not always be selected as expected if multiple monitors of different size are available or monitors are not arranged in a regular grid.
Ctrl + Num +

Zoom font in

Ctrl + Num -

Zoom font out

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Num +

Zoom font and window in

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Num -

Zoom font and window out

Ctrl + 0

Back to configured font size

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + A

Select all

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + C

Copy

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + V

Paste

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + N

New

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + H

Search scrollback buffer

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + W

Close

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + R

Reset

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + D

Default terminal size (rows / columns)

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + F

Full screen (not zooming font despite Shift)

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + S

Flip screen

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + O

Toggle scrollbar

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + P

Cycle pointer styles

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + T

Cycle or tune transparency levels

Ctrl + Shift + T cycles through transparency levels in steps, whenever the keys are released. Alternatively, while holding down Ctrl + Shift + T, the navigation keys on the numeric keypad can be used for further fine-tuning:
Use up / down to increase / decrease, Page Up / Page Down for steps, Del / Insert for no / max transparency, End for highest prefonfigured transparency, Home for previous value.
If OpaqueWhenFocused is set, opaqueness is temporarily disabled to provide visible feedback for the changes.
Source: Mintty

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Program information

Program name: Mintty 3.4.0 Mintty 3.4.0 (System tools)

mintty is a free and open source terminal emulator for Cygwin (an Unix-like environment for Windows). Its terminal emulation is aimed to be compatible with xterm.

Web page: mintty.github.io

Last update: 23 Oct 2020

How easy to press shortcuts: 67%

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Updated: Updated program information. (2 updates.) 10/23/2020 3:46:44 PM New program added.
10/23/2020 3:47:07 PM Updated program information.

Shortcut count: 69

Platform detected: Windows or Linux (not macOS)

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