What is Ctrl + Y keyboard shortcut for?

This shortcut is used by 187 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. The Sims 4 - Redo last action you undid
  2. PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds - Switch voice channel
  3. SketchUp - Redo
  4. Krita 4.2.2 - Soft proofing
  5. Microsoft Excel 2019 - Repeat the last command or action, if possible

All programs

All programs using this shortcut, by category.

General


Arch Linux - Paste the previous cut text

Audacity - Redo

Camtasia - Redo

E-Sword - Redo Editors only

Firefox Quantum - Redo

GoldWave - Redoes last change (reverse undo).

Microsoft Edge - Open Books in the Hub

Microsoft Photos App - Redo changes  (editing)

Mozilla Thunderbird - Redo

Mozilla Thunderbird - Redo

Mozilla Thunderbird - Redo

Opera - Redo recent changes

Quicken 2018 - Go to the Security List

Windows 10 Maps - Switch map views between aerial and road

Windows Calculator - Select y?x

Text editing


Ace Editor - Redo

Adobe Acrobat Reader DC - Zoom to specific magnification

Brackets - Redo

CherryTree 0.38.8 - Redo Previously Discarded Operation

Dropbox Paper - Redo

FocusWriter - Redo

GNU Emacs - Yank back last thing killed

LibreOffice Writer - Redo last action

Metapad - Redo

Microsoft OneNote - Redo the last action

Most used text editing - Redo

Nano - Move to the previous screen

Notepad2 - Redo

Nuance Power PDF - Redo last operation

PDF-XChange Editor - Redo

Scrivener 1.9.9 - Redo

Sublime Text - Redo, or repeat last keyboard shortcut command

WinMerge - Redo previously undone action

Wordpad - Redo a change

WriteMonkey - Redo

Xodo - Redo

ZenWriter 2 - Redo

Zim - Redo

Imaging


Adobe Illustrator - Toggle between Outline and GPU Preview of the document

Adobe XD (Windows) - Layers

Affinity Photo - Redo

ArtRage Studio Pro - Redo

AutoCAD - Redo last action

Autodesk SketchBook (Windows) - Redo

Autodesk SketchBook (Windows) - Redo

Autodesk SketchBook (Windows) - Redo

Canva (Windows) - Redo

Clip Studio Paint Pro - Redo

Corel Painter - Redo

CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2018 - Snap to Grid

DraftSight 2019 - Redo: Reverse the effects of the previous U or UndoN command

FaceRig Studio - Redo

FaceRig Studio - Redo

GIMP - Redo

HitFilm - Redo

Inkscape - Redo

IrfanView - Crop image to selection

Krita 4.2.2 - Soft proofing

LightWave 3D - Array

LightWave 3D - Path tool

Microsoft Paint - Redo action

Nuke - Create a new tag. You can only add tags to the Tags panel

Paint.NET - Redo

PaintShop Pro 2018 - Repeat

PhotoDirector 10 - Redo last adjustment setting

PhotoScape - Redo

Pinnacle Studio 22 - Redo

PowerDirector 17 - Redo

ProgeCAD - Redo

Shotcut - Redo

Shotcut - Add Video Track

Siemens NX - Redo

SketchUp - Redo

SnagIt 13 - Redo

Substance Painter - Redo

Sweet Home 3D - Redo

Windows Movie Maker - Redo the last action

System tools


Bash (Unix shell) - Paste the last thing you cut from the clipboard. The y here stands for “yank”

Cisco IOS - Paste most recent entry in the delete buffer ("Y" is for "Yank" from the buffer)

iTerm2 - End the search at current history entry

Developer tools


Android Studio - Delete line at caret

Atom (Windows) - core:redo

Autodesk Stingray - Redo

Chrome DevTools - Redo change

CodeMirror - Redo the last undone change

Delphi - Delete current line

Eclipse - Redo last undone action

FileMaker - Redo

FileMaker - Select all tables directly related to the currently selected table

GitHub Desktop - Redo

HeidiSQL - Delete line

IntelliJ IDEA (Windows, Linux) - Delete line at caret

IPython Shell - Yank (e.g. paste) text that was previously cut

jEdit - Go to marker with shortcut key.

JS Bin - Toggle archive state on the current bin

Jupyter Notebook - Redo

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

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (Most used shortcuts) - Edit.Redo

Mode SQL Editor (Windows) - Redo

Mode SQL Editor (Windows) - Redo

Notepad++ - Redo

PyCharm 2018.2 - Delete the line where the caret is currently located.

Qt Creator - Redo

Roblox Studio - Redo

RStudio - Insert currently yanked text

RStudio (Mac) - Insert currently yanked text

SAP ABAP - Redo typing

SmartGit 19 - Synchronize

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) - Restore the previously undone edit

SQLyog - Redo

Unity - (Windows only) Redo

Unreal Engine - Redo

Windows PowerShell ISE - (Script pane, Command Pane) Redo

winIDEA - Redo the previously  the undone action

Web applications


Google Data Studio - Redo

Joomla - Redo the change most recently "undone"

Outlook.com - Insert emoji

TinyMCE - Redo

WordPress - Redo

WordPress - Redo

YouTube Studio - Redo

File manager


FileZilla - Toggle synchronized browsing

Media player


BSPlayer - Previous chapter

GOM Player - Flip input

PotPlayer 1.7 - Reopen current / Last item

VLC Media Player - Save playlist

Games


Besiege - Redo

ChessBase 13 - Delete variation

Kerbal Space Program - Redo last action

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds - Switch voice channel

Ring of Elysium - Change voice chat channel

The Sims 4 - Redo last action you undid

Social & Messaging


Cisco Jabber - Repeat

Cisco Webex - Redo the last action

Claws Mail - Redo

NewsBin Pro - Add to download list, bypass filters

Security


Comodo IceDragon - Redo

Productivity


Ableton Live 10 - Redo

Accounting CS - Redo

ActivePresenter 7 - Redo

Aegisub - Redo last undone action

Banner 9 (Windows, Mac) - View Recently Opened Pages Menu

Banner 9 (Windows, Mac) - View Recently Opened Pages Menu

Bluebeam Revu - Redo

CintaNotes 3.13 - Redo last typing actions.

Confluence - Redo

draw.io - Redo

draw.io - Redo (Windows)

Evernote for Windows - Redo

Evolution - Apply filters

Freemind - Copy single

Google Sheets - Redo

Google Sheets (Android) - Redo

Google Translator Toolkit - Redo

Kindle for PC - Open and close X-Ray for Textbooks (only works on eligible Textbooks)

LibreOffice - Redoes last action

Melodyne 4 - Redo (alternative)

Microsoft Excel 2019 - Repeat the last command or action, if possible

Microsoft Excel 2019 - Repeats the last command or action, if possible

Microsoft PowerPoint 2019 (Creating presentations) - Redo the last action

Microsoft Sticky Notes - Redo

MindMeister - Redo

MYOB AccountRight - Find transactions

Nimbus Note - Redo

Oracle PeopleTools - Toggles the Main Menu drop-down menu between expand and collapse.

Oracle PeopleTools - Toggles the Menu pagelet between minimize and maximize.

Oracle PeopleTools - Expands the Main Menu.

Outlook 2019 and Outlook 2016 - Go to a different folder

Outlook 2019 and Outlook 2016 - Go to a different folder

Outlook 2019 and Outlook 2016 - Open the Go to Folder dialog box

QuickBooks Desktop - Transaction Journal (Used inside a transaction)

SimpleMind - Redo

Tableau - Redo

Tableau - Redo

WavePad - Redo

WPS Office - Repeats the last command or action, if possible

Scientific


Alteryx - Redo

GeoGebra - Redo

KiCad 5.0.2 - Redo

KiCad 5.0.2 - Run PIEditor

KiCad 5.0.2 - Redo

Maple - Redo

Maple - Move One Word Left

Onshape 1.98 - Redo

Solidworks 2019 - Redo

Tekla Structures 20 - Redo

Hardware


BlackBerry Classic - Redo


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