Visual Studio Code (Linux) keyboard shortcuts

Visual Studio Code (Linux)
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + P then F1

F1 Show Command Palette

Ctrl + P

Quick Open, Go to File

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + N

New window/instance

Ctrl + W

Close window/instance

Ctrl + ,

User Settings

Ctrl + K then Ctrl + S

Keyboard Shortcuts

Ctrl + X

Cut line (empty selection)

Ctrl + C

Copy line (empty selection)

Alt + ↑  ↓

Move line up/down

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + K

Delete line

Ctrl + ⤶ Enter

Insert line below

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ⤶ Enter

Insert line above

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + \

Jump to matching bracket

Ctrl + ]

Indent/outdent line

or Ctrl + [
Home

Go to beginning of line

End

Go to end of line

Ctrl + Home

Go to beginning of file

Ctrl + End

Go to end of file

Ctrl + ↑  ↓

Scroll line up/down

Alt + Page Up

Scroll page up

Alt + Page Down

Scroll page down

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + [

Fold (collapse) region

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ]

Unfold (uncollapse) region

Ctrl + K then Ctrl + [

Fold (collapse) all subregions

Ctrl + K then Ctrl + ]

Unfold (uncollapse) all subregions

Ctrl + K then Ctrl + 0

Fold (collapse) all regions

Ctrl + K then Ctrl + J

Unfold (uncollapse) all regions

Ctrl + K then Ctrl + C

Add line comment

Ctrl + K then Ctrl + U

Remove line comment

Ctrl + /

Toggle line comment

↑   Shift + Alt + A

Toggle block comment

Alt + Z

Toggle word wrap

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Ctrl + T

Show all symbols

Ctrl + G

Go to line

Ctrl + P

Go to file

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + O

Go to symbol

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + M

Show Problems panel

F8

Go to next error or warning

↑   Shift + F8

Go to previous error or warning

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ⭾ Tab

Navigate editor group history

Ctrl + Alt + -

Go back

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + -

Go forward

Ctrl + M

Toggle Tab moves focus

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Ctrl + F

Find

Ctrl + H

Replace

F3

Find next

↑   Shift + F3

Find previous

Alt + ⤶ Enter

Select all occurences of Find match

Ctrl + D

Add selection to next Find match

Ctrl + K then Ctrl + D

Move last selection to next Find match

Alt + Mouse left click

Insert cursor

Note: The Alt+Click shortcut may not work on some Linux distributions. You can change the modifier key for the Insert cursor command to Ctrl+Click with the “editor.multiCursorModifier” setting.
↑   Shift + Alt + ↑  ↓

Insert cursor above / below

Ctrl + U

Undo last cursor operation

↑   Shift + Alt + I

Insert cursor at end of each line selected

Ctrl + I

Select current line

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + L

Select all occurrences of current selection

Ctrl + F2

Select all occurrences of current word

↑   Shift + Alt +

Expand selection

↑   Shift + Alt +

Shrink selection

↑   Shift + Alt + Mouse movement

Column (box) selection

or Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Alt + ← ↑ → ↓
Ctrl + Space

Trigger suggestion

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Space

Trigger parameter hints

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + I

Format document

Ctrl + K then Ctrl + F

Format selection

F12

Go to Definition

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + F10

Peek Definition

Ctrl + K then F12

12 Open Definition to the side

Ctrl + .

Quick Fix

↑   Shift + F12

Show References

F2

Rename Symbol

Ctrl + K then Ctrl + X

Trim trailing whitespace

Ctrl + K then M

M Change file language

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Ctrl + W

Close editor

Ctrl + K then F

F Close folder

Ctrl + \

Split editor

Ctrl + 1

Focus into first group

Ctrl + 2

Focus into second group

Ctrl + 3

Focus into third group

Ctrl + K then Ctrl + ←  →

Focus into previous/next editor group

Ctrl + Shift + Page Up

Move editor left

Ctrl + Shift + Page Down

Move editor right

Ctrl + K then ←  →

ht Move active editor group

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Ctrl + N

New File

Ctrl + O

Open File

Ctrl + S

Save

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + S

Save As

Ctrl + K

S Save All

Ctrl + W

Close

Ctrl + K then Ctrl + W

Close All

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + T

Reopen closed editor

Ctrl + K

then Enter: Keep preview mode editor open

Ctrl + ⭾ Tab

Open next

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ⭾ Tab

Open previous

Ctrl + K then P

P Copy path of active file

Ctrl + K then R

Reveal active file in Explorer

Ctrl + K then O

Show active file in new window/instance

F11

Toggle full screen

↑   Shift + Alt + 1

Toggle editor layout (horizontal/vertical)

Ctrl + =

Zoom in

Ctrl + -

Zoom out

Ctrl + B

Toggle Sidebar visibility

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + E

Show Explorer / Toggle focus

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + F

Show Search

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + G

Show Source Control

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + D

Show Debug

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + X

Show Extensions

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + H

Replace in files

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + J

Toggle Search details

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + C

Open new command prompt/terminal

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + V

Open Markdown preview

Ctrl + K

V Open Markdown preview to the side

Ctrl + K

Z Zen Mode (Esc Esc to exit)

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F9

Toggle breakpoint

F5

Start/Continue

↑   Shift + F5

Stop

F11

Step into

↑   Shift + F11

Step out

F10

Step over

Ctrl + K then Ctrl + I

Show hover

Ctrl + `

Show integrated terminal

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + `

Create new terminal

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + C

Copy selection

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + V

Paste into active terminal

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ↑  ↓

Scroll up/down

Shift + Page Up

Scroll page up

Shift + Page Down

Scroll page down

Ctrl + Home

Scroll to top

Ctrl + End

Scroll to bottom


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Program information

Program name: Visual Studio Code (Linux) (Developer tools)

Visual Studio Code is a source code editor developed by Microsoft for Windows, Linux and macOS. It has features such as debugging, Git control, syntax highlighting, smart code completion, snippets and refactoring. It's free and open-source, however official download is under a proprietary license.

Web page: https://code.visualstudio.com


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