What is F3 keyboard shortcut for?

This shortcut is used by 240 programs in our database.

General description for this shortcut: Generally searches for the next match after showing you first search result.

Popular programs using this shortcut

What this shortcut does in different programs?

  1. Grand Theft Auto V - Cancel recording
  2. The Sims 4 - Build mode
  3. Euro Truck Simulator 2 - Switching between modes of Route Advisor
  4. Fortnite (PC) - Stairs
  5. Krita 4.2.2 - Properties

All programs

All programs using this shortcut, by category.

General


Apple iBooks - (if you’ve assigned them in the Styles drawer) Apply a paragraph, character, or list style

Audacity - Chooses Draw tool

AVImark - Change client

AVImark - Change patient

AVImark - Change

AVImark - Change

AVImark - Change

AVImark - Change

AVImark - Change

AVImark - Change medical history

AVImark - Change

AVImark - Change

AVImark - Change

AVImark - Change

AVImark - Change

AVImark - Change

AVImark - Change

AVImark - Change

AVImark - Change

AVImark - Change

AVImark - Change

ePSXe - Loadstate from selected slot

E-Sword - Next search result

Exact Audio Copy - Test gaps on silence

Feedreader - Add new feed

Firefox Quantum - Find again

Foxit PDF Reader 2.0 - Find Next

Maxthon - Next tab

Maxthon - URL keys

Mozilla Thunderbird - Find again in current message

Mozilla Thunderbird - Find again in current message

NetSurf 3.9 - Save the page source

Opera - Find next instance of text

Vivaldi - Find next in page

Windows Calculator - Select DEG

Windows Calculator - Select WORD

Text editing


Adobe Acrobat 2017 (Mac) - Move to next search result and highlight it in the document

Adobe Acrobat 2017 (Windows and Unix) - Move to next search result and highlight it in the document

Adobe Acrobat Reader DC - Find next

Bluefish - Tag editing

Bluefish - Tags

Brackets - Find Next

CherryTree 0.38.8 - Iterate the Last Find Operation

CudaText 1.88.3 - Find next

Evince 3.32 - Go to the next search result.

FocusWriter - Find next

KompoZer - Find Again

LibreOffice Writer - Complete AutoText

Metapad - Find next

Microsoft FrontPage - Find the next occurrence of the most recent search.

Most used text editing - Find next occurence of last searched string

Nano - Write the current file to disk

Notepad - Find next

Notepad2 - Find next

PDF-XChange Editor - Go to next found item

PSPad - Find Next

Scrivener 1.9.9 - Find next

TextRoom - About

Typora 0.9.81 - Find Next

WinMerge - Find next

Wordpad - Search for the next instance of the text in the Find dialog box

WordPerfect X8 - Save As

WriteMonkey - Find next

Zim - Find next (same as Ctrl + G)

Imaging


Adobe Illustrator - Copy

Adobe Illustrator (Mac) - Copy

Adobe Photoshop CC - Copy

AutoCAD - Toggle object snap mode

Autodesk Maya 2019 - Show Polygons menu set

Blender - Repeat History menu / Save Rendered Image (UV/Image Editor)

Clip Studio Paint Pro - Copy

CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2018 - Zoom Out

Darktable 2.6.3 - Filmstrip > Color purple

Darktable 2.6.3 - Lighttable > Color green

DraftSight 2019 - Turn EntitySnaps on / off

Gmsh 4.1.4 - Mesh volumes

IrfanView - Show image in HEX viewer

Krita 4.2.2 - Properties

LDCad - Opens the filter dialog

LibreOffice Draw - Opens group to edit individual objects

LightWave 3D - Rest on ground

LightWave 3D - Previous view layout

MyPaint - Open last

Navisworks Freedom 2020 - Repeats the previously run Quick Find search.

PaintShop Pro 2018 - History

PhotoDirector 10 - Switch to thumbnail view in browser panel

PowerDirector 17 - Switch to Media Room

ProgeCAD - Entity snap

Siemens NX - Current dialog box

SketchUp - Front

Substance Painter - Viewport layout 2D only

Substance Painter (Mac) - Viewport layout 2D only

System tools


Command Line - Repeat previous command

CopyQ 3.8 - Find

Ditto - Show Full Description in a tooltip

Everything - Focus and highlight the search edit

Redox OS - Switch to graphical user interface

Registry Editor - Find next

ZoomText - Toggle color enhancements

Developer tools


Android Studio - Find next

Atom (Windows) - Toggle forward through the results of the current buffer in the file while the Find/Replace panel is active

Atom (Windows) - (Source: Find And Replace) find-and-replace:find-next

Code::Blocks 17.12 - Find next

DBeaver 6.0.3 - Open SQL editor for current connection (***). Shows script selector popup

Delphi - Find again

Eclipse - Open declaration: Jump to Declaration of selected class, method, or parameter

FBIde - Find next

Free Pascal IDE - Open file

HeidiSQL - Find or replace again

HxD 2.3 - Find again

IntelliJ IDEA (macOS) - Toggle bookmark

IntelliJ IDEA (Windows, Linux) - Find next

JetBrains WebStorm - Find next

JetBrains WebStorm (macOS) - Toggle bookmark

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

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

NetBeans - Find next in file

Notepad++ - Find next

PyCharm 2018.2 - Navigate to the next/previous occurrence of a selected word in the editor.

Qt Creator - Find next

Qt Linguist 5.13 - Find next

Roblox Studio - Find next

RStudio - (Windows) Find Next

SAP ABAP - Navigate to ABAP source code

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) - Find the next occurrence of the previous search text

SQL Server Profiler - Find the next occurence of the item specified in Find

SQLyog - Find Next (SQL Window/Result Window And Table Data In Text Mode)

Toad For Oracle (Windows) - Find next occurence

Visual Studio Code (Linux) - Find next

Visual Studio Code (Windows) - Find next

Windows PowerShell ISE - (Script pane) Find Next in Script

WinHex - Continue search

winIDEA - Repeat the last action

File manager


FileZilla - Search remote files

Midnight Commander - View selected file content

Mp3tag - Filter

Multi Commander - File - View File

PeaZip - Search (recursivity option is remembered)

PeaZip - Search

Total Commander - List file contents

WinNc - View

WinRAR - Find files

WinSCP - Find file

Xyplorer - Quick Search

Xyplorer - Jump to Setting...

Xyplorer - Focus filter box (if no filter box is focused, else toggle filter)

Xyplorer - Find next occurrence of the search string specified in Find Text dialog.

Xyplorer - Opens Find Text dialog if there wasn't any previous search in that edit box.

Media player


AIMP - Quick search

GOM Player - Open subtitles

MediaMonkey - Search

PotPlayer 1.7 - Open files

Windows Media Player 11 - Add media to library

Games


AI War Classic - Write/clear Debug Info

American Truck Simulator - Switching between modes of Route Advisor

Anno 1800 - Camera zoom levels

Assetto Corsa - Track cameras

Battlefield V - Vehicle seat 3

Black Desert Online - Pearl shop

Blood: Fresh Supply - Quick load

Bus Simulator 18 - Passenger mirror

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 - Open settings menu

ChessBase 13 - Next higher directory level

Company of Heroes - Select Tier 2 Building

DayZ - Sit Down (Stable branch)

DayZ - Heart (Experimental branch)

Diablo II - Sets or uses left / right mouse button skills

Dota 2 - Orders the courier to use  Transfer Items

Dota 2 - Toggles Fog of War to show vision of Dire team only

Euro Truck Simulator 2 - Switching between modes of Route Advisor

Europa Universalis IV - Cycle the Ledger sections

F1 2019 - MFD shortcut

FlightGear - Save screen shot

Fortnite (PC) - Stairs

FreeCell - Select game

Grand Theft Auto V - Cancel recording

Grand Theft Auto V - Turn off action replay

Hearthstone - Emote "Thanks"

Kerbal Space Program - Toggle results screen

League of Legends - Move camera to corresponding ally champion (camera must be unlocked)

Magic: The Gathering Online - Cancel all previous yields

Minecraft Java Edition - Toggle showing extra debug information

Miscreated - Emote: Wave

Old School RuneScape (OSRS) - Switch to the Quests/Achievement Diary tab

Overwatch - Spectate 3

Pharaoh - Goes to the map location for the F3 bookmark

Place Anywhere (Fallout 4 mod) - Toggle workshop grid snapping

RimWorld - Opens the Outfits tab

Subnautica - Debug graphics menu

Team Fortress 2 - Accept redirect to another server

The Sims 4 - Build mode

Tibia - (Healing / Support) Intense healing

World of Tanks - Back to base!

World of Warcraft - Select one of your group members

Zwift (PC and macOS) - "Ride On!"

Social & Messaging


NewsBin Pro - Display the Search Tab

Security


Comodo IceDragon - Find Again

Kaspersky Internet Security - Run a search

Productivity


Accounting CS - Find the next instance of the current search word

Aegisub - Find next match of last search

Banner 9 (Windows, Mac) - Duplicate Item

Bluebeam Revu - Search next result

CintaNotes 3.13 - If text search is active, focus next search highlight in current note’s preview.

CintaNotes 3.13 - Find and select next instance of the currently selected text (if present).

Edraw Max 9.4 - Activate the selection tool

Evernote for Windows - Set focus to the tag field of the active note

ForkLift 3 - Quick look

Guitar Pro - Multitrack

Lacerte - Find next instance of text

LibreOffice Impress - Enter Group

Logo Accounting - Cancel

Lucidchart - Navigate to next search result

Melodyne 4 - Formant tool

Melodyne 4 (Mac) - Formant tool

Microsoft Excel 2019 - Paste a name from the Paste Name dialog box (if names have been defined in the workbook)

Microsoft Excel 2019 - Displays the Paste Name dialog box. Available only if names have been defined in the workbook

Notezilla - Search

Oracle RightNow - Move to first field in Quick Search

Outlook 2019 and Outlook 2016 - Go to the Search box

Outlook 2019 and Outlook 2016 - Find a contact or other item (Search)

QuickBooks Desktop - Search. If you have the Product Information window open (by pressing F2), pressing F3 will open the tech help window. This provides a wide range of system and diagnostic information, as well as a quick way to view and edit a number of support and technical files that relate to QuickBooks operations.

REAPER - Send all notes off to all MIDI outputs/plug-ins

REAPER - Send all notes off to all MIDI outputs/plug-ins

REAPER - Send all notes off to all MIDI outputs/plug-ins

Riffstation Desktop - Toggle isolate tool

Sumatra PDF - Find next

The Bat! - Continue search or replace

Traktor Pro 3 - Selector

UiPath Studio - Lets you specify a custom recording region

Virtual DJ 2018 - Sampler 3 play_stop

yEd 3.19 - Find next

Scientific


GeoGebra - Copy definition of selected object to the Input Bar

GeoGebra - Copy definition of selected object to the Input Bar

KiCad 5.0.2 - Zoom redraw

KiCad 5.0.2 - Zoom Redraw

KiCad 5.0.2 - Zoom redraw

KiCad 5.0.2 - Zoom redraw

Maple - Split Execution Groups

Tekla Structures 20 - Select parts selection switch

Hardware


Samsung TV - Colour keys perform different functions depending on the TV mode


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