What is Insert keyboard shortcut for?

This shortcut is used by 76 programs in our database.

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Popular programs using this shortcut

What this shortcut does in different programs?

  1. Grand Theft Auto V - Toggle Aircraft Weapon Camera
  2. PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds - Mark current position
  3. Krita 4.2.2 - Paint layer
  4. Krita 4.2.2 - Insert
  5. Total Commander - Select current file/folder

All programs

All programs using this shortcut, by category.

Text editing


Ace Editor - Overwrite

Ace Editor (Mac) - Overwrite

LibreOffice Writer - Insert mode on/off

PDF-XChange Editor - Add a new attachment

PDF-XChange Editor - New bookmark after selected

PDF-XChange Editor - New destination

Imaging


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

Inkscape - insert new node(s)

IrfanView - Paste image

Krita 3.0 - New paint layer

Krita 4.2.2 - Paint layer

Krita 4.2.2 - Insert

LDCad - Insert the part below the mouse at 0,0,0 in the current model

LDCad - 1: While no selection or a single selection is active it will insert a new instance of the current working part

LDCad - 2: If a multiple selection is active it will replicate it like Ctrl + D does

LightWave 3D - Insert layer

PhotoScape - Add photo

PhotoScape - Add photo

System tools


Command Line - Toggle insertion mode. In this mode, everything you type will be instered at current location. When this mode is off, everything you type will overwrite what's already there

Developer tools


CodeMirror - Toggle the overwrite flag

CodeMirror - Toggle the overwrite flag

Delphi - Insert Mode on / off

Eclipse - Switch between insert and overwrite mode

HeidiSQL - Insert row

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (All shortcuts) - OtherContextMenus.MicrosoftDataEntityDesignContext.AddNewDiagram

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (All shortcuts) - OtherContextMenus.ColumnContext.InsertColumn

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (All shortcuts) - ArchitectureContextMenus.DirectedGraphContextMenu.Advanced.Add.AddNode

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

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

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (All shortcuts) - Image.NewImageType

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

Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 (Most used shortcuts) - [Text Editor] Edit.OvertypeMode

PyCharm 2018.2 - Toggle insert/overwrite modes.

Skipper - Add field to last position

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) - Toggle between insert mode and overtype mode

Web applications


Outlook.com - Flag email

File manager


7-Zip - Select / Deselect current item

Midnight Commander - tag or untag files. To untag files, just retag a tagged file

Total Commander - Select current file/folder

WinNc - Selects one file or directory in the panel

WinSCP - Select/deselect file

Xyplorer - Add New Item Here...

Xyplorer - Insert selected item

Media player


AIMP - Add files

MusicBee - Rescan/add files

PotPlayer 1.7 - Auto repeat current subtitle section

PotPlayer 1.7 - Recall channel

Winamp - Add directory

Games


ARK: Survival Evolved - Local Chat

Grand Theft Auto V - Toggle Aircraft Weapon Camera

Kerbal Space Program - Staging (default) controls

Place Anywhere (Fallout 4 mod) - Toggle extra objects selection

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds - Mark current position

Ring of Elysium - Mark the current position on the map

Total War: Attila - Cinematic mode

Warcraft III - Rotate camera to the left

Social & Messaging


NewsBin Pro - Add to download list

Productivity


Aegisub - Insert the untranslated text

CintaNotes 3.13 - Create a new note.

FL Studio 20 - Slice Clip at mouse cursor position

Freemind - Add child node

Guitar Pro - Insert a beat

Lacerte - Toggle insert/overstrike

LibreOffice - Switch between insert mode and overwrite mode

LibreOffice - Inserts a new theme

Microsoft Access 2019 - Toggle between insert and overtype mode while editing in a cell

MindMeister - Add a child idea

Outlook 2019 and Outlook 2016 - Add a Quick flag to an unopened message

Outlook 2019 and Outlook 2016 - Flag an item or mark complete

REAPER - Insert media files...

REAPER - Edit: Insert note at mouse cursor

REAPER - Edit: Insert note at mouse cursor

SharePoint - Switch between inserting and overwriting text.

The Bat! - Create new folder

Scientific


KiCad 5.0.2 - Repeat last item

Tekla Structures 20 - Center by cursor


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