Notepad++ keyboard shortcuts

Notepad++  

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- Shortcuts
0
Ctrl + O

Open file

0
Ctrl + N

New file

0
Ctrl + S

Save file

0
Ctrl + Alt + S

Save as

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + S

Save all

0
Ctrl + P

Print

-1
Alt + F4

Exit

0
Ctrl + ⭾ Tab

Next document (also shows list of open files). Can be disabled - see Settings/Preferences/Global

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ⭾ Tab

Previous document (also shows list of open files). Can be disabled - see above

0
Ctrl + 1

...9 (numpad) Go to the specified document on tab bar, between 1 and 9

0
Ctrl + Page Up

Next document

0
Ctrl + Page Down

Previous document

0
Ctrl + W

Close current document

0
Ctrl + C

Copy

0
or Ctrl + Insert
0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + T

Copy current line to clipboard

0
Ctrl + X

Cut

0
or ↑   Shift + Del
0
Ctrl + V

Paste

1
or ↑   Shift + Insert
1
Ctrl + Z

Undo

0
or Alt + ⬅ Backspace
0
Ctrl + Y

Redo

0
Ctrl + A

Select all

1
Alt + ↑   Shift + ← ↑ → ↓

Column mode select

0
or Alt +
0
Ctrl +

Start new selected area. Only multiple stream areas can be selected this way

0
Alt + C

Column editor

0
Ctrl + D

Duplicate current line

0
Ctrl + T

Switch the current line position with the previous line position

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift +

Move current line or current selection if a single stream, up

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift +

Move current line, or current selection if a single stream, Down

0
Ctrl + L

Delete current line

0
Ctrl + I

Split lines

1
Ctrl + J

Join lines

0
Ctrl + G

Launch GoToLine dialog

0
Ctrl + Q

Single line comment

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Q

Single line uncomment

0
Ctrl + K

Toggle single line comment

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + K

Block comment

0
⭾ Tab

(selection of one or more full lines) Insert tabulation or space (Indent)

0
↑   Shift + ⭾ Tab

(selection of one or more full lines) Remove tabulation or space (Outdent)

0
Ctrl + ⬅ Backspace

Delete to start of word

0
Ctrl + Del

Delete to end of word

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ⬅ Backspace

Delete to start of line

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Del

Delete to end of line

0
Ctrl + U

Convert to lower case

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + U

Convert to UPPER CASE

0
Ctrl + B

Go to matching brace

0
Ctrl + Space

Launch CallTip ListBox

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Space

Launch function completion ListBox

0
Ctrl + Alt + Space

Launch path completion ListBox

0
Ctrl + ⤶ Enter

Launch word completion ListBox

0
Ctrl + Alt + R

Text direction RTL

0
Ctrl + Alt + L

Text Direction LTR

0
⤶ Enter

Split line downwards or create new line

0
or ↑   Shift + ⤶ Enter
0
Ctrl + Alt + ⤶ Enter

Insert new unindented line above current

0
Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + ⤶ Enter

Insert new unindented line below current

0
Ctrl + F

Launch find dialog

0
Ctrl + H

Launch find and replace dialog

0
F3

Find next

0
↑   Shift + F3

Find previous

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + F

Find in files

0
F7

Switch to search results window

0
Ctrl + Alt + F3

Find (volatile) next

0
Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + F3

Find (volatile) previous

0
Ctrl + F3

Select and find next

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + F3

Select and find previous

0
F4

Go to next found

0
↑   Shift + F4

Go to previous found

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + I

Incremental search

0
Ctrl + 1

...5: Jump down to next text marked. Use 0 for default found style

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + 1

...5: Jump up to next text marked. Use 0 for default found style

0
Ctrl + F2

Toggle bookmark

0
F2

Go to next bookmark

0
↑   Shift + F2

Go to previous bookmark

0
Ctrl + B

Go to matching brace (caret must be on a brace)

0
Ctrl + Alt + B

Select all between matching braces (caret must be on a brace)

0
Ctrl + +

Zoom in and zoom out

0
or Ctrl + -
0
or Ctrl +
0
Ctrl + /

Restore the original size from zoom

0
F11

Toggle full screen mode

0
F12

Toggle post-it mode

0
Ctrl + Alt + F

Collapse the current level

0
Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + F

Uncollapse the current level

0
Alt + 0

Fold all

0
Alt + 1

...to 8: Collapse the level (1-8)

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + 0

Unfold all

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + 1

...8 Uncollapse the level (1~8)

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + R

Start to record / stop recording the macro

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + P

Play recorded macro

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + S

Trim trailing and save

0
F5

Launch run dialog

0
Alt + F1

Get PHP help

0
Alt + F2

Google search

0
Alt + F3

Wikipedia search

0
Alt + F5

Open file (name at cursor)

0
Alt + F6

Open file in another instance (name at cursor)

0
Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + R

Open in Chrome

0
Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + X

Open in Firefox

0
Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + I

Open in IE

0
Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + F

Open in Safari

0
Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + O

Send via Outlook

0
F1

About

0
↑   Shift + F1

Help contents

0
⤶ Enter

Next match (same as > button)

0
↑   Shift + ⤶ Enter

Previous match (same as < button)

0

Set current line

0

(on rightmost status bar pane) Toggle typing mode between Insert and Overtype

0

(on bookmark margin) Toggle bookmark

0
↑   Shift +

(on fold point) Uncollapse this fold and all those below

0
Ctrl +

(on fold point) Toggle collapsed state of this fold, and propagate below

0

Pop up context menu

0

Select word

0

(on location pane, status bar) Go to line

0

Select line


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Program information

Program name: Notepad++ Notepad++ (Developer tools)

Notepad++ is a powerful, open source alternative for Notepad that comes by default with Microsoft Windows. It's advanced code editing features makes it suitable for software developers.

Web page: notepad-plus-plus.org

Last update: 26 November 2019

How easy to press shortcuts: 77%

More information >>

Updated: Updated program information. (2 updates.) 11/26/2019 4:45:51 PM Added some shortcuts.
11/26/2019 4:46:49 PM Updated program information.

Shortcut count: 118

Platform detected: Windows or Linux (not macOS)

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