Python IDLE for Windows keyboard shortcuts

Python IDLE for Windows

Zeynel Abidin Öztürk -
18 months ago
- Shortcuts
Ctrl + N

Create a new editing window

Ctrl + O

Open an existing file

Alt + M

Open module

Alt + C

Show classes and methods in current file

Ctrl + S

Save current window to the associated file

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + S

Save current window to a new file, which becomes the associated file

Alt + ↑   Shift + S

Save current window to different file without changing the associated file

Ctrl + P

Print window

Alt + F4

Close current window

Ctrl + Q

Close all windows and quit IDLE (asks to save if unsaved)

Ctrl + Z

Undo last change to current window (max 1000 changes)

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Z

Redo last undone change to current window

Ctrl + X

Copy selection into system-wide clipboard; then delete selection

Ctrl + C

Copy selection into system-wide clipboard

Ctrl + V

Insert system-wide clipboard into window

Ctrl + A

Select the entire contents of the edit buffer

Ctrl + F

Open a search dialog box with many options

Ctrl + G

Repeat last search

Ctrl + F3

Find selection

Alt + F3

Find in files

Ctrl + H

Open a search dialog box for searching files

Alt + G

Go to line

Ctrl + \

Show call tip

Ctrl + 0

Show surrounding parents

Ctrl + Space

Show completions

Ctrl + B

Build

or Ctrl + ↑   Shift + F10
F5

Run the program

Alt + X

Check module

Alt + 3

Comment region

Alt + 4

Uncomment region

Alt + 5

Tabify region

Alt + 6

Untabify region

Ctrl + /

Toggle auto coloring

Alt + T

Toggle tabs


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Program information

Program name: Python IDLE for Windows (Developer tools)

IDLE is an integrated development environment for Python. It is bundled with default implementation of the language and completely written in Python.

Web page: https://www.python.org

Shortcut count: 35

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