What is Ctrl + J keyboard shortcut for?

This shortcut is used by 124 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. Krita 4.2.2 - Duplicate layer or mask
  2. Microsoft Word 2019 - Switch a paragraph between justified and left-aligned
  3. Opera - Manage links
  4. Notepad++ - Join lines
  5. Blender - Join selected objects

All programs

All programs using this shortcut, by category.


Arch Linux - End search

Ardour - Trim region to end of prev region

Audacity - Clip Boundaries > Join

E-Sword - Format Scripture ToolTip Editors only

Firefox Quantum - Downloads

GoldWave - Jumps the start marker to the next cue point.

Google Chrome - Open the Downloads page in a new tab

Microsoft Edge - Open downloads pane

Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 - View downloads

Mozilla Thunderbird - Saved files

Opera - Manage links

Opera - Go to next unread message

Quicken 2018 - Go to the Bill & Income Reminders dialog

Vim - Move the cursor down one line

Vivaldi - Downloads panel

Text editing

Adobe Acrobat 2017 (Windows and Unix) - JavaScript Debugger

Brackets - Jump to Definition

FocusWriter - Justift

LibreOffice Writer - Justify

Microsoft FrontPage - Check out the currently selected file in the Folder List.

Microsoft Word 2019 - Switch a paragraph between justified and left-aligned

Nano - Justify the current paragraph

Notepad2 - Join lines

Nuance Power PDF - Open JavaScript console

PDF-XChange Editor - Edit Code Snippets

PDF-XChange Editor - Justify text

PDF-XChange Editor - Show JavaScript Console

PSPad - Auto Completion

Scrivener 1.9.9 - Align justified

Sublime Text - Join line below to the end of the current line

TextRoom - Align justify

Wordpad - Justify text

WordPerfect X8 - Justify Full

WriteMonkey - Join line below to the end of the current line

ZenWriter 2 - Justify alignment

Zim - Jump to page...  (either an existing or a new page)


ACDSee - Opens the Batch Rotate/Flip Images dialog box

Adobe Illustrator - Join two or more paths

Adobe Lightroom Classic - Open Library view options

Adobe Lightroom Classic - Open Develop view options

Adobe Lightroom Classic - Export PDF slide show

Adobe Lightroom Classic - Export web gallery

Adobe Photoshop CC - New layer via copy

Adobe Photoshop CC - New layer via copy

Adobe Premiere Pro (Windows) - Templates...

Affinity Photo - Duplicate

ArtRage Studio Pro - Adjust Layer Colors…

Autodesk SketchBook (Windows) - Hide Lagoon

Blender - Join selected objects

CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2018 - Options...

Darktable 2.6.3 - Metadata view > Jump to film roll

Easel - Combine

Gmsh 4.1.4 - Save model options

Gravit Designer - Join paths

HitFilm - Jump to time (highlights current time indicatior)

Inkscape - Create dynamic offset

Krita 3.0 - Duplicate layer

Krita 4.2.2 - Duplicate layer or mask

LightWave 3D - Inclusive volume select mode

LightWave 3D - Joint move

Paint.NET - Rotate 180°

Siemens NX - Object display

Developer tools

Atom (Windows) - editor:join-lines

Code::Blocks 17.12 - Auto-complete / Abbreviations

Code::Blocks 17.12 - Find matching preprocessor conditional backwards, skipping nested ones.

Delphi - Invoke code templates also called code snippets

Eclipse - Incremental search forward

IntelliJ IDEA (Windows, Linux) - Insert live template

jEdit - Join lines.

JetBrains WebStorm - Insert Live template

Looker 6.8 (Windows) - Search for file

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (All shortcuts) - Edit.ListMembers

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (All shortcuts) - Image.DrawOpaque

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (All shortcuts) - Edit.ListMembers

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (Most used shortcuts) - [Text Editor, Workflow Designer] Edit.ListMembers

Notepad++ - Join lines

PyCharm 2018.2 - Show a pop-up list of starting with a specified prefix.

Qt Creator - Join lines

Qt Creator - Adjust size

Qt Linguist 5.13 - Next unfinished

SmartGit 19 - Squash commits

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) - List members

Windows PowerShell ISE - (Script pane, Command Pane) Show Snippets

winIDEA - Display Trigger Position

Web applications

Chromebook and Chrome OS - Open the Downloads page

Facebook (Chrome) - Mark as spam

File manager

Xyplorer - Set Visual Filter...

Media player

AIMP - Jump to time

Amarok (Windows) - Search in Playlist

BSPlayer - Jump to time

Clementine - Jump to current track

iTunes 11 for Windows - Open the View Options window for the selected source

KMPlayer - Open File(s) for TV-Out

PotPlayer 1.7 - Open webcam / other device

SMPlayer 19.5.0 - Jump to...

Winamp - Time jump tool

Windows Media Player 11 - Eject CD or DVD


Assetto Corsa - Show damage displayer

ChessBase 13 - Set start move

The Secret of Monkey Island - Select joystick as default control

Zwift (PC and macOS) - Just watch

Social & Messaging

Zimbra Web Client - Go to next tab


Comodo IceDragon - Downloads


Ableton Live 10 - Consolidate Selection into Clip

ActivePresenter 7 - Justify

ActivePresenter 7 - Justify

AutoQuotes - Jump to item

Basecamp - Jump between projects

draw.io - Fit page

Evernote for Windows - Justify

Figma - Join selection

Final Draft 11 (Windows) - Insert scriptnote

Freemind - Join nodes

Google Translator Toolkit - Select next unit

Microsoft PowerPoint 2019 (Creating presentations) - Justify a paragraph

MYOB AccountRight - Enter invoices

Oracle PeopleTools - Displays the system information page if configured by an administrator to appear.

QuickBooks Desktop - Customer Center

REAPER - View: Jump to time window

The Bat! - Park

WavePad - Batch Join


GeoGebra - Select ancestors

Maple - Insert Execution Group After Cursor

Tekla Structures 20 - Create AutoConnection

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