What is Ctrl + Space keyboard shortcut for?

This shortcut is used by 127 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. Microsoft PowerPoint 2019 (Slideshows) - Play or pause media
  2. Microsoft Excel 2019 - Select an entire column in a worksheet
  3. Microsoft Excel 2019 - Selects an entire column in a worksheet
  4. Microsoft Word 2019 - Remove manual character formatting
  5. Microsoft Word 2019 - Turn Chinese Input Method Editor (IME) on 101 keyboard on or off

All programs

All programs using this shortcut, by category.

General


Ardour - Stop and destroy

EasyWorship - Switch between live output and control screen in single monitor mode

Mozilla Thunderbird - Discontinue or remove text styles

Opera - Go to your home page

Text editing


Adobe Acrobat 2017 (Windows and Unix) - Temporarily select Zoom In tool

Adobe Acrobat 2017 (Windows and Unix) - Change whether the row with focus is in the selection

Brackets - Show Code Hints

CherryTree 0.38.8 - Toggle To-Do List Item State

GNU Emacs - Set mark here

KompoZer - Open Context Menu

Metapad - Select word

Microsoft FrontPage - Complete word.

Microsoft FrontPage - Remove manual formatting.

Microsoft FrontPage - Open the menu of pane options.

Microsoft FrontPage - Open a drop-down menu for the selected task pane.

Microsoft Word 2019 - Remove manual character formatting

Microsoft Word 2019 - Turn Chinese Input Method Editor (IME) on 101 keyboard on or off

Nano - go forward one word

Notepad2 - Select word (or line)

PSPad - Show Clips

Scrivener 1.9.9 - To single spaces

Sublime Text - Select next auto-complete suggestion

WriteMonkey - Open Command palette

Zim - Toggle focus between index and buffer

Zim - Open side pane if index is invisible

Imaging


Adobe Illustrator - Switch to Zoom tool in magnify mode

Adobe Photoshop CC - Switch to Zoom In tool

Adobe Premiere Pro (Mac) - Play from Playhead to Out Point

Adobe Premiere Pro (Windows) - Play from Playhead to Out Point

Blender - Transform Manipulator toggle

Clip Studio Paint Pro - Zoom (scale up)

Corel Painter - Zoom tool (zoom-in)

CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2018 - Toggle Pick State

Inkscape - insert no-break space

Kdenlive - Play zone

QCad 3.22.0 - Focus on Options toolbar

Shotcut - Select under playhead

Shotcut (Mac) - Select under playhead

System tools


Ditto - Toggle Ditto window between normal and always showing on top (persistent)

Everything - Complete search. Requires search history to be enabled

Everything - Toggle item selection

JAWS - Select Multiple List Items

ZOC 7.23 - Send ^@ (hex 00)

Developer tools


Android Studio - Basic code completion

App Maker - Open the code-completion window

Atom (Windows) - Show available auto-completions

Atom (Windows) - (Source: Autocomplete Plus) autocomplete-plus:activate

AWS Cloud9 IDE (Windows) - Complete

Code::Blocks 17.12 - Auto-complete / Abbreviations

DBeaver 6.0.3 - SQL completion proposals popup

dbForge SQL Complete - Open the suggestion box

Delphi - Invoke code completion

Eclipse - Open content assist (e.g. show available methods or field names)

FileMaker - Insert a non-breaking space

IntelliJ IDEA (Windows, Linux) - Basic code completion

jEdit - Repeat last editor action.

JetBrains WebStorm - Basic code completion

Looker 6.8 (Windows) - Show autosuggest tips

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

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

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (All shortcuts) - View.ShowPropertyMarkerMenu

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

Mode SQL Editor (Mac) - Open autocomplete

Mode SQL Editor (Windows) - Open autocomplete

Notepad++ - Launch CallTip ListBox

PhpStorm - Basic code completion (Complete names of classes, methods, fields and keywords within the visibility scope)

PyCharm 2018.2 - Code completion for any class, method or variable.

Python IDLE for Windows - Show completions

Qt Creator - Trigger a completion in this scope

RStudio - Attempt completion

SAP ABAP - Code completion / Content Assist

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) - Complete word

SQLyog - List Matching Tags

Visual Studio Code (Linux) - Trigger suggestion

Visual Studio Code (Mac) - Trigger suggestion

Visual Studio Code (Windows) - Trigger suggestion

Web applications


Chromebook and Chrome OS - Switch to the previous keyboard language that you were using

Duolingo - Replay audio

Netflix - Toggle by frame

File manager


Mp3tag - Displays format string helper menu (e.g., at converters or actions)

Media player


GOM Player - Stop

Games


Assetto Corsa - Recenter view

ChessBase 13 - Insert best variation of all engines into notation

DayZ - (Stable branch) Toggle Raise Weapon

Hearthstone - End turn

Productivity


Aegisub - Toggle focus between the video slider and the previous thing to have focus

CintaNotes 3.13 - Toggle selection on current note.

CintaNotes 3.13 - Display the list of all existing tags minus the tags which are already entered in the textbox.

Evernote for Windows - Simplify Formatting

FL Studio 20 - Start/Pause Playback

Freemind - Toggle children folded

Google Sheets - Select column

Google Sheets (Android) - Select column

Google Sheets (Mac) - Select column

Guitar Pro - Play from the beginning

Hatim 4 - Pause

Huggle - Clear queue

Kibana - Open Auto complete (even if not typing)

Kindle for PC - Flip Flashcards (only works when in the Flashcards deck)

LibreOffice - Toggles row selection

Lucidchart - Open feature find

Microsoft Access 2019 - Select the current column or cancel the column selection, in Navigation mode only

Microsoft Access 2019 - Select an entire grid column

Microsoft Excel 2019 - Select an entire column in a worksheet

Microsoft Excel 2019 - Selects an entire column in a worksheet

Microsoft PowerPoint 2019 (Creating presentations) - Play or pause media

Microsoft PowerPoint 2019 (Creating presentations) - Remove manual character formatting, such as subscript and superscript

Microsoft PowerPoint 2019 (Slideshows) - Play or pause media

Outlook 2019 and Outlook 2016 - Clear formatting

Outlook 2019 and Outlook 2016 - Etkin öğeyi seç veya seçimini iptal et

Outlook 2019 and Outlook 2016 - Select or cancel selection of the active card

QTranslate 6.7.3 - Show suggestion/autocomplete menu

REAPER - Transport: Play/pause

REAPER - Preview: Play/pause

REAPER - Transport: Play/pause

REAPER - Transport: Play/pause

The Bat! - Insert quick template

Things (iPad) - Open Quick Entry

Things (Mac) - Open Quick Entry

Virtual DJ 2018 - Automix

WavePad - Play Again

WorkZone Client - Select highlighted list items

Scientific


Maple - Complete Command

Maple - or Command Completion

Onshape 1.98 - Quick tab switching

Solidworks 2019 - View cube

Solidworks 2019 - Opens the View Selector.


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