What is Alt + keyboard shortcut for?

This shortcut is used by 118 programs in our database.

There isn't any generic description for this shortcut.

Popular programs using this shortcut

What this shortcut does in different programs?

  1. Discord - Return to connected audio channel
  2. Microsoft Word 2019 - Go back one page
  3. Opera - Go back in history
  4. Opera - Go back
  5. Opera - Go to previous page in history

All programs

All programs using this shortcut, by category.

General


Arch Linux - Switch to previous virtual console

Audacity - Move to Next Label

Audacity - Move Cursor to Previous Label

Feedreader - Go back in web browser

Firefox Quantum - Back

Google Chrome - Open the previous page from your browsing history in the current tab

Maxthon - Back

Microsoft Edge - Go back

Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 - Go to the previous page

Opera - Go back in history

Opera - Go back

Opera - Go to previous page in history

Quicken 2018 - Previous window

Steam - Go back to previous page (?)

Vivaldi - History back

Text editing


Ace Editor - Go to line start

Adobe Acrobat 2017 (Windows and Unix) - Move back to previously opened topic

Adobe Acrobat Reader DC - Jump to previously visited page

Brackets - Go to beginning of line

gedit - Move the selected word left one word

KompoZer - Go Back to Previous Page

Microsoft FrontPage - Move back to the previous task pane

Microsoft FrontPage - Move back to the previous Help topic.

Microsoft OneNote - Go back to the last visited page

Microsoft OneNote - Go back to the last visited page

Microsoft Word 2019 - Go back one page

PDF-XChange Editor - Navigate Backward.

PDF-XChange Editor - Promote bookmark

PSPad - Set/Delete Bookmark

Typing French accents -

Typing French accents -

Typing French accents -

WinMerge - Copy selected items from right to left

WinMerge - Copy difference from right side to left side

Xodo - Jump back

Zim - Go one page back in history

Imaging


Adobe Premiere Pro (Windows) - Nudge Clip Selection Left One Frame

Adobe Premiere Pro (Windows) - Decrease Kerning by One Unit

Adobe Premiere Pro (Windows) - Trim Backward by One Frame

Affinity Photo - Tighten

Canva (Windows) -

CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2018 - Pan Left

Kdenlive - Go to Previous Snap Point

PowerDirector 17 - Move timeline selected object one frame left

Shotcut - Seek Previous Edit

Shotcut (Mac) - Seek Previous Edit

System tools


Everything - Go back to the previous search

f.lux -

KDE Plasma Desktop - Back

PRTG Network Monitor - Previous viewpoint

Terminator - Move to the terminal left of the current one

Developer tools


Atom (Windows) - native!

Atom (Windows) - editor:move-to-previous-subword-boundary

Atom (Windows) - (Source: Tree View) tree-view:recursive-collapse-directory

AWS Cloud9 IDE (Windows) - Goto Line Start

CodeMirror - Move cursor to the start of the line

DBeaver 6.0.3 - Navigate backward in history

Delphi - Browse backward (hotlink history)

HeidiSQL - Previous result tab

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (All shortcuts) - Arrow  View.Backward

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (All shortcuts) - Arrow  TeamFoundationContextMenus.Commands.TeamExplorerNavigateBackward

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (All shortcuts) - Arrow  Format.SpaceAcross

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (All shortcuts) - Arrow  GraphView.RighttoLeft

Mode SQL Editor (Windows) - Go to line start

NetBeans - Go backward/forward/to last edit

NetBeans - Go backward

Nuclide (Linux) - Collapse all the directories to the top parent.

Nuclide (Linux) - Collapse all the directories to the top parent.

PyCharm 2018.2 - When several tabs are open in the editor or a view, open the next tab to the left (or last tab if the current one is the first).

Qt Creator - Go back

SAP ABAP - Backward navigation to the previous opened tab

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) - Display the previous page in the viewing history. Available only in the Web browser window

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) - Back, display the previous page in the viewing history

Toad For Oracle (Windows) -

Visual Assist - Navigate back

Visual Assist - Navigate back

Web applications


Chromebook and Chrome OS - Go to previous page in your browsing history

File manager


File Explorer - View the previous folder

Mp3tag - Backward in directory history

Multi Commander - Go Back

PeaZip - Go back in history

Total Commander - Jump to previous directory

WinSCP - Go back

Xyplorer - Back

Media player


MediaMonkey - Previous Track in Property Editor

MediaMonkey - Previous node back

Microsoft Movies and TV - Go back

mpv - Add video pan-x 0.1

PotPlayer 1.7 - Move left

SMPlayer 19.5.0 - Move left

Spotify - Go back

VLC Media Player - Jump 10 seconds backward

Windows Media Player 11 - Switch to previous view

Games


Nier: Automata - Switch pod

Social & Messaging


Discord - Return to connected audio channel

Office Delve - Go back one page

Slack - Previous channel or DM visited

Zimbra Web Client - Go to previous tab

Security


Comodo IceDragon - arrow  Back

Productivity


Accounting CS - Moves back through previous views

Aegisub - Fast jump backwards

Aegisub - Fast jump backwards

Android - Move cursor to beginning of line

Bluebeam Revu - Previous view

CintaNotes 3.13 - Go back in filter history.

Freshdesk - Go to the previous page

Guitar Pro - Previous section

LibreOffice Calc - Decreases the width of the current column

Microsoft Access 2019 - Move back to the previous Help topic (Back button)

Outlook 2019 and Outlook 2016 - Go back to previous view in the main Outlook window

REAPER - View: Scroll view left

REAPER - View: Scroll view left

Sumatra PDF - Go back

The Bat! - Move to previous viewed

WavePad - Fine Back

Scientific


GeoGebra - x100 multiplier

GeoGebra - x100 multiplier

ImageJ - Previous hyperstack frame


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