What is Ctrl + O keyboard shortcut for?

This shortcut is used by 248 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 - Open…
  2. SketchUp - Open
  3. Microsoft Word 2019 - Open a document
  4. Microsoft Excel 2019 - Open a workbook
  5. Opera - Open file

All programs

All programs using this shortcut, by category.

General


Adobe Extension Manager - Load extension

Ardour - Open an existing session

Audacity - Open

Camtasia - Open project

Camtasia - Open

Camtasia - Open

EasyWorship - Open an existing schedule

GoldWave - Opens a file.

Google Chrome - Open a file from your computer in Chrome

Maxthon - Open a URL

Microsoft Edge - Select the URL in the address bar

Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 - Open a new document in Internet Explorer

Mozilla Thunderbird - Open message (in new window or tab)

Opera - Open file

qBittorrent - Add torrent file

Quicken 2018 - Open a file

Roll20 - Switch to token layer

Skype - Send feedback

Skype - Send feedback

Ubuntu - Open another document

uTorrent - Open / add new torrent

Vivaldi - Open file

WinDirStat - Open

Windows Calculator - Select cosh

Text editing


Adobe Acrobat Reader DC - Open file

Bluefish - Open a file

Brackets - Open…

CherryTree 0.38.8 - Open a New Cherrytree Document

CudaText 1.88.3 - Open file

Evince 3.32 - Open a document.

FocusWriter - Open

gedit - Open a document

GNU Emacs - Insert newline after point

KompoZer - Open File

KompoZer - Text Zoom - 100%

Metapad - Open

Microsoft FrontPage - Open a Web page.

Microsoft OneNote - Open a notebook

Microsoft OneNote - Open a notebook

Microsoft Word 2019 - Open a document

Most used text editing - Open

Nano - Write the current file to disk

Notepad - Open file

Notepad2 - Open file

Nuance Power PDF - Open the Open dialog box

PDF-XChange Editor - Open

PSPad - Open...

Scrivener 1.9.9 - Open project

TextRoom - Open

TreePad Lite - Open

Wordpad - Open an existing document

WordPerfect X8 - Open

WriteMonkey - Code (markdown)

Imaging


ACDSee - Opens the Open files dialog box, in which you can select one or more images to open in View mode

ACDSee Free - Opens the Open files dialog box, in which you can select one or more images to open in the ACDSee Free window

Adobe Dimension CC (Windows) - Open

Adobe Illustrator - Open a document

Adobe Lightroom Classic - Open catalog

Adobe Premiere Pro (Windows) - Open Project/Production...

Adobe XD (Windows) - Open...

Affinity Photo - Open Document

ArtRage Studio Pro - Open Painting…

AutoCAD - Open drawing

Autodesk Maya 2019 - Open Scene

Autodesk SketchBook (Windows) - Open

Autodesk SketchBook (Windows) - Open

Blender - Open file

Clip Studio Paint Pro - Open

Corel Painter - Open

CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2018 - Open...

Cura 4 - Open files

DraftSight 2019 - Opens an existing drawing file

FastStone MaxView 3.3 - Open an image or archive file

GIMP - Open image

Gmsh 4.1.4 - Open project file

Gravit Designer - Open file

HitFilm - Open project

Imagine (Image and Animation Viewer) - Open

Imagine (Image and Animation Viewer) - Open

Imagine (Image and Animation Viewer) - Open

Inkscape - Open an SVG document

Krita 3.0 - Open

Krita 4.2.2 - Open…

LDCad - Open an existing file/model from disk

LDView - Open model

LightWave 3D - Load object

LightWave 3D - Load scene

LightWave 3D - Load scene

Microsoft Paint - Open a picture

MyPaint - Open

Navisworks Freedom 2020 - Displays the Open dialog box.

Nimbus Capture (PC) - Open

Nuke - Open a project or script, depending on environment

Paint.NET - Open image

PaintShop Pro 2018 - Open

PhotoDirector 10 - Open existing project

Pinnacle Studio 22 - Jump to mark out

PowerDirector 17 - Open existing project

ProgeCAD - Open Drawing

QCad 3.22.0 - Open

Shotcut - Open File

Siemens NX - Open

Simplify3D - Open

SketchUp - Open

SnagIt 13 - Open

Substance Painter - Open project

Sweet Home 3D - Open

Windows Movie Maker - Open an existing project

System tools


Bash (Unix shell) - Run a command you found with Ctrl + R

Everything - Open an Everything file list

Listary 5.0 - Actions

SyncBack - Stop profile only, not group

SyncBack - Stop profile only, not group

VirtualBox 6.0 - Clone...

VMware Workstation 5.0 - Open a virtual machine.

Developer tools


Android Studio - Override methods

Atom (Windows) - Show the Open File dialog, which lets you select a file to open in the editor

Atom (Windows) - application:open-file

Autodesk Stingray - Open Level

Chrome DevTools - Open a file in the Sources panel

Chrome DevTools - then type ! followed by the name of the script, then press Enter: Run snippet

Chrome DevTools - then type : followed by the line number then press Enter: Jump to a line number of the currently-open file

Chrome DevTools - then type : followed by the line number then another: then column number then press Enter: Jump to a column of the currently-open file

Chrome DevTools - O Load recording

Code::Blocks 17.12 - Open existing file or project

Code::Blocks 17.12 - Open file

CoffeeCup HTML Editor - Open

Eclipse - Show code outline or structure

FBIde - Open a file dialog

FileMaker - Open a file

FileMaker - when one table is selected Edit a table

FileMaker - when one relationship is selected  Edit a relationship

Git Tower (Windows) - Show "Quick Open" dialog

GitHub Desktop - Add local repository

HeidiSQL - Load SQL file

HxD 2.3 - Open...

IntelliJ IDEA (Windows, Linux) - Override methods

jEdit - Open file.

JS Bin - Open bin history (when logged in)

Komodo Edit - Open

Looker 6.8 (Windows) - Choose Looks

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (All shortcuts) - File.OpenFile

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (Most used shortcuts) - File.OpenFile

NetBeans - Go to type

Notepad++ - Open file

Nuclide (Linux) - Toggles the focus of the current active file.

Nuclide (Mac) - Toggles the focus of the current active file.

PyCharm 2018.2 - Override base class methods in the current class.

Python IDLE for Windows - Open an existing file

Qt Creator - Open file or project

Qt Linguist 5.13 - Open

Roblox Studio - Open

RStudio - Open document

SAP ABAP - Open Quick Outline

Skipper - Open Project

SmartGit 19 - Add or create

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) - Display the Open File dialog box to open an existing file

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) - Opens a new query editor window

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) - Display the Open File dialog box to open an existing file

SQL Server Profiler - Open trace file

SQLyog - Open File In New Tab

TouchDesigner - Open File

Visual Studio Code (Linux) - Open File

Visual Studio Code (Windows) - Open File

Windows PowerShell ISE - Open

WinHex - Open

winIDEA - Open an existing document

Web applications


Chromebook and Chrome OS - Open a file in the browser

File manager


Adobe Bridge CC - Open

FileZilla - Enable directory comparison

Mp3tag - Options ...

Multi Commander - Load a Search

PeaZip - Open as archive

PureSync - Load job

WinRAR - Open archive

WinSCP - Display bookmark window

Xyplorer - Open...

Media player


5KPlayer 6.0 - Open a video file

Clementine - Add stream to playlist

foobar2000 - Open

GOM Player - Open - File(s)

iTunes 11 for Windows - Add a file to your music library

KMPlayer - Open file

MediaMonkey - Stop

MusicBee - Configure MusicBee preferences

VLC Media Player - Open single file

Winamp - Open (load) playlist

Games


Assetto Corsa - Restart session

ChessBase 13 - Only move

ChessBase 13 - Open database and add it to My databases

Tibia - Open a new channel

Social & Messaging


Cisco Webex - Browse to open and share a file

Claws Mail - Move...

NewsBin Pro - Open configuration

Zimbra Web Client - Collapse all chats

Security


1Password - Sign in to a 1Password account.

Comodo IceDragon - Open file

Dashlane - Open preferences

KeePass - Open

Productivity


Ableton Live 10 - Open Live Set

ActivePresenter 7 - Open

Aegisub - Open a subtitles file

AutoQuotes - Custom accessory

Basecamp - Insert line break

Bluebeam Revu - Open

Edraw Max 9.4 - Open a document

Evolution - Open in new window

Excel for the web - Open

Final Draft 11 (Windows) - Open

FL Studio 20 - Open file

Freemind - Open map

Google Sheets - Open

Grafana - Toggle shared graph crosshair

Guitar Pro - Open

Kindle for PC - Open selected book to last (go to last page read)

Lacerte - Open User Options

LibreOffice - Opens a document

Melodyne 4 - Open…

Microsoft Access 2019 - Open an existing database

Microsoft Access 2019 - Open an existing database

Microsoft Excel 2019 - Open a workbook

Microsoft Excel 2019 - Displays the Open dialog box to open or find a file

MindMeister - Open Map Switcher

MYOB AccountRight - Open

Notezilla - Roll up / down, lock / unlock

Outlook 2019 and Outlook 2016 - Open a received message

Outlook 2019 and Outlook 2016 - Open a contact form for the selected contact

Outlook 2019 and Outlook 2016 - Open selected item

QuickBooks Desktop - Check in the write checks/cheques windows or in the check register: Use Ctrl + O to copy the check.You can then use Ctrl + V (paste) to create a copy of that check if you are in the check register.

REAPER - File: Open project

Riffstation Desktop - Open audio file

Sumatra PDF - Open a new document

Tableau - Open file

The Bat! - Forward

UiPath Studio - Enables you to open a previously created workflow. Only .xaml files are supported

WavePad - Open file

WPS Office - Displays the Open dialog box to open or find a file

yEd 3.19 - Open

Scientific


Alteryx - Open workflow

FreeCAD 0.18 - Open

GeoGebra - Open New File

KiCad 5.0.2 - Open

KiCad 5.0.2 - Open project

KiCad 5.0.2 - Open

Maple - Open Worksheet

Solidworks 2019 - Open

Tekla Structures 20 - Open model

Tekla Structures 20 - Open drawing list


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