Salesforce keyboard shortcuts

Salesforce

Zeynel Abidin Öztürk -
2 months ago
- Shortcuts

These are the keyboard shortcuts which will make you a faster Salesforce user. Keep in mind that some shortcuts are only available in specific editions. We tried to keep it simple here, if you need more information please refer to the "source" link on the bottom of the article.

Global:
Esc

Close or deselect

E

Edit a record

Note: This shortcut doesn’t work with Lightning Knowledge articles, reports, dashboards, feed items, approval requests, and email messages.
Ctrl + .

(Windows) Insert quick text

⌘ Cmd + .

(macOS) Insert quick text

M

Open or close Macros

N

Open or close Notes

Ctrl + ⤶ Enter

(Windows) Post to feed

⌘ Cmd + ⤶ Enter

(macOS) Post to feed

Ctrl + S

(Windows) Save record. The focus must be on a field

⌘ Cmd + S

(macOS) Save record. The focus must be on a field

/

Search

Ctrl + /

Show shortcut menu

⌘ Cmd + /

(macOS) Show shortcut menu

Navigation:
C

Focus notifications

↑   Shift + C

Focus notifications (reverse order)

G then D

Go to composer window

G then P

Go to publisher

Ctrl + F6

(Windows) Go to other region

⌘ Cmd + F6

(macOS) Go to other region

G then U

Go to utility bar

G then D

Open the overflow menu from anywhere on the page

↑  ↓

Move through the list of open composer windows in the overflow menu

←  →

Move between open composer windows

⤶ Enter

Move focus to inside the composer window (from a composer window's header)

⭾ Tab

Cycle through the fields inside the composer window

Esc

Move focus from a composer window to the window's header

M

Open and close Macro utility

⤶ Enter

Run macro

← ↑ → ↓

Navigate list of macros

Global:
Ctrl + S

(Windows) Save

⌘ Cmd + S

(macOS) Save

Win: Ctrl + /

(Windows) Display shortcut menu

⌘ Cmd + /

(macOS) Display shortcut menu

F6

Switch panel focus

Canvas
Space

Select focused element

or ⤶ Enter
⭾ Tab

Switch focus to next element

↑   Shift + ⭾ Tab

Switch focus to previous element

Instructions
⭾ Tab

Switch focus to next instruction

or ← ↑ → ↓
M

Open Macro widget

S

Go to macro search

E

Edit the selected macro

V

View the Macro Details page for a macro

⤶ Enter

Run macro

Space

View macro instruction

Scroll up the macro list

Scroll down the macro list

Esc

Enter keyboard shortcuts mode

↑   Shift +

Hide or show left sidebar

↑   Shift +

Hide or show right sidebar

Move down

Move up

↑   Shift +

Hide or show top sidebar

↑   Shift +

Hide or show bottom sidebar

D

Open drop-down button on tabs

T

Open a new tab

Z

Zoom in or out on primary tabs

C

Close tab

Lens:
L

Clip to dashboard designer

S

Save

N

Clone in new tab

Ctrl + E

(Windows) Open JSON Editor

⌘ Cmd + E

(macOS) Open JSON Editor

Dashboard:
⭾ Tab

Focus on next item in the dashboard

↑   Shift + ⭾ Tab

Focus on previous item in the dashboard

Space

Select a widget to move it when editing the dashboard

← ↑ → ↓

Move the selected widget when editing the dashboard

C

Share the dashboard when viewing it

E

Toggle between previewing or editing the dashboard

S

Save the dashboard

X

Redo the change

Z

Undo the latest change

Del

Delete the selected widgets while editing the dashboard

+
+ ↑   Shift

(drag the widget before pressing Shift) Reflow other widgets down when dragging a widget in the dashboard canvas

Ctrl +

(Windows) Select multiple widgets while editing the dashboard

⌘ Cmd +

(macOS) Select multiple widgets while editing the dashboard

Ctrl + A

(Windows) Select all widgets in the canvas while editing the dashboard

⌘ Cmd + A

(macOS) Select all widgets in the canvas while editing the dashboard

Json Editor:
⌘ Cmd + E

(macOS)   View dashboard with changes to JSON.

Ctrl + 3

(Windows)    Disregard changes and load the original JSON.

⌘ Cmd + 3

(macOS)   Disregard changes and load the original JSON.

Ctrl + D

(Windows)    Delete line

⌘ Cmd + D

(macOS)   Delete line

Alt + ↑   Shift +

(Windows)    Copy lines down

Alt + ↑   Shift +

(Windows)  Copy lines up

⌘ Cmd + ⌥ Option +

(macOS)   Copy lines up

Alt +

(Windows)  Move lines down

⌥ Option +

(macOS) Move lines down

Alt +

(Windows)    Move lines up

⌥ Option +

(macOS)   Move lines up

Alt + Del

(Windows)    Delete to end of line

Ctrl + K

(macOS)  Delete to end of line

Alt + ⬅ Backspace

(Windows) Delete to start of line

⌘ Cmd + Del

(macOS)  Delete to start of line

Ctrl + Del

(Windows)   Delete word to the right

Ctrl + A

(Windows)    Select all

⌘ Cmd + A

(macOS)   Select all

↑   Shift +

(Windows)    Select character to the left

↑   Shift +

(macOS)  Select character to the left

↑   Shift +

(Windows)   Select character to the right

↑   Shift +

(macOS) Select character to the right

Ctrl + ↑   Shift +

(Windows)   Select word to the left

⌥ Option + ↑   Shift +

(macOS)   Select word to the left

Ctrl + ↑   Shift +

(Windows)  Select word to the right

⌥ Option + ↑   Shift +

(macOS)  Select word to the right

↑   Shift + Home

(Windows)    Select to start of line

↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd +

(macOS)  Select to start of line

↑   Shift + End

(Windows) Select to end of line

↑   Shift + ⌘ Cmd +

(macOS) Select to end of line

↑   Shift +

(Windows)  Select up

↑   Shift +

(macOS)    Select up

↑   Shift +

(Windows)    Select down

↑   Shift +

(macOS)  Select down

Shift + Page Up

(Windows)  Select page up

Shift + Page Down

(Windows)    Select page down

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Home

(Windows)   Select to start

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift +

(macOS)    Select to start

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + End

(Windows)    Select to end

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift +

(macOS)  Select to end

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + D

(Windows)  Duplicate selection

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + D

(macOS) Duplicate selection

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + P

(Windows)  Select to matching bracket

(Windows)  Go to left

(macOS)    Go to left

Ctrl + B

(macOS)  Go to left

(Windows) Go to right

(macOS)   Go to right

Ctrl + F

(macOS)  Go to right

Ctrl +

(Windows) Go to word left

⌥ Option +

(macOS) Go to word left

Ctrl +

(Windows)    Go to word right

⌥ Option +

(macOS)    Go to word right

(Windows)    Go line up

(macOS)  Go line up

(Windows)  Go line down

(macOS)    Go line down

Ctrl + N

(macOS)  Go line down

Alt +

(Windows)  Go to line start

or Home
⌘ Cmd +

(macOS)    Go to line start

Control + A

(macOS)   Go to line start

Page Up

(Windows)    Go to page up

Page Down

(Windows)  Go to page down

Ctrl + Home

(Windows) Go to start

⌘ Cmd +

(macOS)  Go to start

Ctrl + End

(Windows)  Go to end

⌘ Cmd +

(macOS)    Go to end

Ctrl + L

(Windows)    Go to line

⌘ Cmd + L

(macOS)   Go to line

Ctrl + P

(Windows)    Go to matching bracket

Ctrl + F

(Windows)    Find

⌘ Cmd + F

(macOS)   Find

Ctrl + H

(Windows)    Replace

Ctrl + F then Ctrl + F

(Windows)   Replace

⌘ Cmd + ⌥ Option + F

(macOS)    Replace

Ctrl + K

(Windows)    Find next

⌘ Cmd + G

(macOS)   Find next

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + K

(Windows)  Find previous

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + G

(macOS) Find previous

SAQL Editor:
Ctrl + D

(Windows)    Delete line

⌘ Cmd + D

(macOS)   Delete line

Alt + ↑   Shift +

(Windows)    Copy lines down

⌘ Cmd + ⌥ Option +

(macOS) Copy lines down

Alt + ↑   Shift +

(Windows)  Copy lines up

⌘ Cmd + ⌥ Option +

(macOS)   Copy lines up

Alt +

(Windows)  Move lines down

⌥ Option +

(macOS) Move lines down

Alt +

(Windows)    Move lines up

⌥ Option +

(macOS)   Move lines up

Alt + Del

(Windows)    Delete to line end

Ctrl + K

(macOS)  Delete to line end

Alt + ⬅ Backspace

(Windows) Delete to line start

⌘ Cmd + Del

(macOS)  Delete to line start

Ctrl + Del

(Windows)   Delete word right

⌥ Option + Del

(macOS)   Delete word right

Ctrl + A

(Windows)    Select all

⌘ Cmd + A

(macOS)   Select all

↑   Shift +

(Windows)    Select left

↑   Shift +

(macOS)  Select left

↑   Shift +

(Windows)   Select right

↑   Shift +

(macOS) Select right

Ctrl + ↑   Shift +

(Windows)   Select word left

⌥ Option + ↑   Shift +

(macOS)   Select word left

Ctrl + ↑   Shift +

(Windows)  Select word right

↑   Shift + Home

(Windows)    Select to line start

↑   Shift + End

(Windows) Select to line end

↑   Shift +

(Windows)  Select up

↑   Shift +

(macOS)    Select up

↑   Shift +

(Windows)    Select down

↑   Shift +

(macOS)  Select down

Shift + Page Up

(Windows)  Select page up

Shift + Page Down

(Windows)    Select page down

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Home

(Windows)   Select to start

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift +

(macOS)    Select to start

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + End

(Windows)    Select to end

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift +

(macOS)  Select to end

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + D

(Windows)  Duplicate selection

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + D

(macOS) Duplicate selection

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + P

(Windows)  Select to matching bracket

(Windows)  Go to left

(macOS)    Go to left

or Ctrl + B

(Windows) Go to right

(macOS)   Go to right

Ctrl + F

(macOS)  Go to right

Ctrl +

(Windows) Go to word left

⌥ Option +

(macOS) Go to word left

Ctrl +

(Windows)    Go to word right

⌥ Option +

(macOS)    Go to word right

(Windows)    Go line up

(macOS)  Go line up

or Ctrl + P

(Windows)  Go line down

(macOS)    Go line down

Ctrl + N

(macOS)  Go line down

Alt +

(Windows)  Go to line start

or Home
⌘ Cmd +

(macOS)    Go to line start

Ctrl + A

(macOS)  Go to line start

Alt +

(Windows) Go to line end

End

(Windows)   Go to line end

⌘ Cmd +

(macOS) Go to line end

Page Up

(Windows)    Go to page up

Page Down

(Windows)  Go to page down

Ctrl + V

(macOS)  Go to page down

Ctrl + Home

(Windows) Go to start

⌘ Cmd +

(macOS)  Go to start

Ctrl + End

(Windows)  Go to end

⌘ Cmd +

(macOS)    Go to end

Ctrl + L

(Windows)    Go to line

⌘ Cmd + L

(macOS)   Go to line

Ctrl + P

(Windows)    Go to matching bracket

Ctrl + H

(Windows)    Find

Ctrl + F then Ctrl + F

(Windows)   Find

⌘ Cmd + F

(macOS)   Find

Ctrl + H

(Windows)    Replace

⌘ Cmd + ⌥ Option + F

(macOS)    Replace

Ctrl + K

(Windows)    Find next

⌘ Cmd + G

(macOS)   Find next

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + K

(Windows)  Find previous

⌘ Cmd + ↑   Shift + G

(macOS) Find previous

⭾ Tab

Focus on next item in the dashboard

↑   Shift + ⭾ Tab

Focus on previous item in the dashboard

Space

Select a component to move or a component corner to resize

← ↑ → ↓

Move or resize a widget

⤶ Enter

Click a button

Ctrl + Z

Undo

Ctrl + Y

Redo

Ctrl + S

Save

Ctrl + N

Add component

Esc

Cancel pending component move or resize

⤶ Enter

Add a sibling to the selected category

⤶ Enter + ⭾ Tab

Add a child to the selected category

Esc

Close the Add Category field

⤶ Enter

Save changes in the Add Category field

Space

Open the Edit Category field for the selected category

Esc

Close the Edit Category field

⤶ Enter

Save changes in the Edit Category field

⭾ Tab

Demote a category down one level, as a child of the sibling currently above it

↑   Shift + ⭾ Tab

Promote a category up one level, as a sibling to its current parent

Del

Delete the selected category and its children

Move the focus up in the category hierarchy

Move the focus down in the category hierarchy

Collapse children in a parent category

Expand children in a parent category

Ctrl + Z

Undo the last action

Ctrl + Y

Redo the last action

Ctrl + S

Save the last changes in the category hierarchy


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Program information

Program name: Salesforce Salesforce (Productivity)

Salesforce is a cloud computing service ued for customer relationship management (CRM). It's one of the most popular platforms for tracking customer activity, market to customers and more services.

Web page: salesforce.com

Last update: 13 Aug 2020

Updated: Added some shortcuts. (2 updates.) 8/13/2020 10:44:40 AM New program added.
8/13/2020 10:54:47 AM Added some shortcuts.

Shortcut count: 269

How easy to press shortcuts: 84%

Platform detected: Windows and macOS mixed

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