What is F12 keyboard shortcut for?

This shortcut is used by 131 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. Counter Strike: Global Offensive - Take a screenshot
  2. Microsoft Excel 2019 - Displays the Save As dialog box
  3. Microsoft Word 2019 - Choose the Save As command
  4. League of Legends - Take a screenshot
  5. Opera - Quickly edit most popular preferences

All programs

All programs using this shortcut, by category.

General


AVImark - Logout

E-Sword - Next Bible verse

Exact Audio Copy - Metadata options

Firefox Quantum - Toggle developer tools

Maxthon - URL keys

Microsoft Edge - Open F12 developer tools

Opera - Quickly edit most popular preferences

Steam - Take a screenshot

Uplay - Take a screenshot

Vivaldi - Developer tools

Windows Calculator - Select QWORD

Text editing


Brackets - Show Developer Tools

LibreOffice Writer - Numbering on

Metapad - Calculate size

Microsoft FrontPage - Preview the current page in a Web browser.

Microsoft Word 2019 - Choose the Save As command

Notepad2 - Select syntax scheme

PSPad - Save As...

Scrivener 1.9.9 - Preferences

TreePad Lite - Article

Wordpad - Save the document as a new file

WordPerfect X8 - Create Table

WriteMonkey - Show / Toggle / Hide right pane modules

Zim - Toggle checkbox item to 'OK'

Imaging


Adobe Illustrator - Revert

Adobe Illustrator (Mac) - Revert

Adobe Photoshop CC - Revert

AutoCAD - Toggle dynamic input mode

Blender - Render current frame

CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2018 - Outline Pen...

DaVinci Resolve 15 (Mac) - Place on top

FastStone MaxView 3.3 - Settings window

Inkscape - Toggle dialogs

IrfanView - Paint dialog

Microsoft Paint - Save the picture as a new file

MyPaint - Reset View (zoom, mirror, rotation)

Nuke - Clear playback cache

Nuke - Clear playback cache

Nuke - Clear buffers and playback cache

Nuke - Clear Buffers

PaintShop Pro 2018 - Save as

PowerDirector 17 - Switch to Subtitle Room

Windows Movie Maker - Save a project with a new name

System tools


Clipboard Master - Change display mode: red frames or darkened

CopyQ 3.8 - Show log

FastStone Capture 9.2 - Settings

Gigabyte Aorus motherboard - Select boot device

Gigabyte Aorus motherboard - Capture the current screen as an image and save it to your USB drive

PRTG Network Monitor - Context menu > Tools > Custom tool command (if available)

VisualBoyAdvance-M - Capture

VisualBoyAdvance-M - Capture

ZoomText - Toggle voice

Developer tools


Chrome DevTools - Open whatever panel you used last

Code::Blocks 17.12 - Toggle current block folding

CoffeeCup HTML Editor - Split screen preview

dbForge SQL Complete - Enables to go to definition

Delphi - Toggle between code view and design view

Eclipse - Jump to the editor window

Free Pascal IDE - Compiler messages

HeidiSQL - Save SQL to a text file

IntelliJ IDEA (macOS) - Go back to previous tool window

IntelliJ IDEA (Windows, Linux) - Go back to previous tool window

JetBrains WebStorm - Go back to previous tool window

JetBrains WebStorm (macOS) - Go back to previous tool window

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

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (All shortcuts) - PageInspector.Minimize

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (All shortcuts) - ArchitectureDesigner.Sequence.NavigateToCode

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (All shortcuts) - TestExplorer.OpenTest

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

Notepad++ - Toggle post-it mode

PyCharm 2018.2 - Activate the last focused tool window.

Qt Creator - Reverse direction

Roblox Studio - Record a video

RPG Maker - Start a Play Test

SAP ABAP - Note: Switch back to the source by using F12.

SAP ABAP - Move the keyboard focus into the top level editor or the active editor tab

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) - Displays the definition for the selected symbol

SQLyog - Format Current Query

Toad For Oracle (Windows) - Run (continue execution)

Visual Studio Code (Linux) - Go to Definition

Visual Studio Code (Mac) - Go to Definition

Visual Studio Code (Windows) - Go to Definition

WinHex - Backup manager

winIDEA - BrowseGotoDefinition

File manager


Far Manager - Switch panes (screens) inside of Far

PeaZip - Extract all to...

WinNc - Compression

Xyplorer - Show Info Panel: Toggle the Info Panel's visibility

Xyplorer - Full Screen

Media player


GOM Player - Open ODD (CD/DVD)

PotPlayer 1.7 - Navigate files

Games


Assetto Corsa - (Steam related) Screenshot

Battlezone 98 Redux - Select weapon

Counter Strike: Global Offensive - Take a screenshot

Deponia - Load a quicksave if exist

Diablo - Auto Send messages during auto play

Europa Universalis IV - Steam screenshot

Kerbal Space Program - Aerodynamic Forces Overlay

Kingdom Come: Deliverance - Take screenshot

League of Legends - Take a screenshot

Old School RuneScape (OSRS) - Switch to the music tab

Open Rails 0.6.2 - Logger

Overwatch - Spectate F12

Roblox - Record video

Spintires (PC) - Save screenshot (to appdata directory)

StarCraft 2 - Help

Team Fortress 2 - Toggle replay tips

Tibia - Magic shield

Warcraft III - Toggle Chat Menu on/off

World of Warcraft - Backpack

Security


Comodo IceDragon - Toggle Developer Tools

Productivity


Ableton Live 10 - Toggle Device/Clip View

Bluebeam Revu - Show start page tab

CintaNotes 3.13 - Start/cancel Simplenote synchronization process.

FL Studio 20 - Close all windows

Guitar Pro - Preferences

LibreOffice Calc - Groups the selected data range

Logo Accounting - Export to Excel wizard

Microsoft Excel 2019 - Displays the Save As dialog box

Oracle EBS Forms - Count query

Oracle RightNow - Save as

Outlook 2019 and Outlook 2016 - Save as (only in Mail view)

Sumatra PDF - Show / hide bookmarks (table of contents)

Tableau - Revert workbook to last saved state

UiPath Studio - Stops the execution of the current workflow, in both normal and debug mode

Virtual DJ 2018 - Sampler 12 play_stop

WavePad - Play Fast Speed

WPS Office - Displays the Save As dialog box to save the file with a different name, type or location

Scientific


KiCad 5.0.2 - Switch to Modern Toolset with software graphics (fall-back)

KiCad 5.0.2 - Switch to modern toolset with software graphics (fall-back)

Hardware


Samsung TV - Change the channel


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