What is ←  → keyboard shortcut for?

This shortcut is used by 83 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. Grand Theft Auto V - Snap trim audio clip
  2. Microsoft Excel 2019 - Selects the tab to the left or right when the ribbon is selected. When a submenu is open or selected, these arrow keys switch between the main menu and the submenu. When a ribbon tab is selected, these keys navigate the tab buttons
  3. mpv - Seek 5 seconds
  4. Twitch - Go 2 seconds back or forward
  5. Google Photos - Go to previous / next photo

All programs

All programs using this shortcut, by category.

General


Microsoft Photos App - (On a single item or slideshow) Show the next or previous item

Text editing


KompoZer - Expand/Collapse Table of Contents Tree Structure

Microsoft FrontPage - In a table of contents, collapse and expand the selected item, respectively.

Microsoft FrontPage - Select the menu to the left or right. When a submenu is open, switch between the main menu and the submenu.

Microsoft FrontPage - Move one character to the left or right.

Microsoft OneNote - Move among the options on a ribbon

Microsoft OneNote - Move between tabs

Imaging


Adobe Illustrator - Add or remove vertical lines from a rectangular grid or radial lines from a polar grid

Adobe Illustrator - Move one character left or right

Adobe Illustrator (Mac) - Add or remove vertical lines from a rectangular grid or radial lines from a polar grid

Adobe Illustrator (Mac) - Move one character left or right

Adobe Lightroom Classic - Go to previous/next photo in the Filmstrip

Adobe Lightroom Classic (Mac) - Go to previous/next photo in the Filmstrip

Adobe Photoshop CC - (With Brush Size, Density, Pressure, Rate, or Turbulent Jitter slider showing) Decrease/increase brush size by 2, or density, pressure, rate, or turbulent jitter by 1

Adobe Photoshop CC - (With Brush Size Slider showing) Decrease/increase brush size by 1

FaceRig Studio - Frame by frame forward / backward

Imagine (Image and Animation Viewer) - Scroll left / right

Inkscape - adjust pen width

InVision Cloud V7 - Move to previous / next screen in a prototype

IrfanView - Go to previous / next image in current directory

LDCad - Rotate the wheel one segment

LDCad - 1: While the editing pin is in move mode, it will move the selection on grid step on it's horizontal axis

LDCad - 2: While the editing pin is in rotate mode it will rotate the selection on rotate step around the current editing plane's dead axis

LDCad - 3: While inserting/moving parts it will rotate the 'floating' parts 90 degrees around the screens vertical axis

LDCad - 4: If the mouse is over a path point resize control spot it will resize it by one grid step

LDView - Yaw left / right

LibreOffice Draw - Set the focus to the next/previous slide

Nuke - (numpad) Nudge one frame backward or forward

Substance Painter - Cycle through the cameras

Substance Painter (Mac) - Cycle through the cameras

System tools


CopyQ 3.8 - Item list navigation

Gigabyte Aorus motherboard - Move selection bar to select a setup menu

Narrator - Move to the next or previous character in an app or webpage

XenCenter - Navigate across the menu bar

Web applications


DuckDuckGo - Navigate between tabs

Google Photos - Go to previous / next photo

JW Player - Seek backward and forward by 5 seconds

Twitch - Go 2 seconds back or forward

Webflow - Select sibling element

File manager


Adobe Bridge CC - Previous or next item

Adobe Bridge CC (Mac) - Previous or next item

Media player


iTunes 11 for Mac - Go to the previous or next song in a list

iTunes 11 for Windows - Go to the previous or next song in a list

iTunes 11 for Windows - Open or close the selected item's disclosure triangle

KMPlayer - 5 seconds rewind / forward

mpv - Seek 5 seconds

Games


F1 2019 - Steer left / right

Grand Theft Auto V - Snap trim audio clip

Grand Theft Auto V - Scrub fine

Grand Theft Auto V - Roll

Madden NFL 19 - Motion player

Madden NFL 19 - Flip run

Need For Speed Payback - Steering

Need For Speed Payback - Steering

The Curse of Monkey Island - Steer ship in ship combat

Zwift (PC and macOS) - Turn

Social & Messaging


Gitter - Navigate between the menu bar and conversation list in the left menu once you have focus

NZBGet - Switch to previous/next page in downloads list (pagination)

NZBGet - Switch to previous/next page in history list (pagination)

NZBGet - Switch to previous/next page in message list (pagination)

Slack - Move between channels

Twitterrific 6 - Navigation

Security


Kaspersky Internet Security - Select a button in the view

Productivity


Ableton Live 10 - Close/Open Folders

Ableton Live 10 - Nudge Loop Left/Right

Ableton Live 10 - Nudge Selection Left/Right

Ableton Live 10 - Move Selected Warp Marker

Ableton Live 10 (Mac) - Close/Open Folders

Ableton Live 10 (Mac) - Nudge Loop Left/Right

Ableton Live 10 (Mac) - Nudge Selection Left/Right

Ableton Live 10 (Mac) - Move Selected Warp Marker

Apple Pages - Move one character to the left or right

Basecamp - Move cursor one character to left or right

CintaNotes 3.13 - Scroll focused note’s text inline. With Ctrl scrolls by page, without Ctrl scrolls by line.

LibreOffice Impress - Set the focus to the next/previous slide

Microsoft Access 2019 - Select the menu to the left or right; or, when a submenu is visible, switch between the main menu and the submenu

Microsoft Access 2019 - Move among the property sheet tabs with a tab selected, but no property selected

Microsoft Access 2019 - Move one character to the left or right

Microsoft Access 2019 - Extend a selection to adjacent fields in the same row in Datasheet view

Microsoft Excel 2019 - Selects the tab to the left or right when the ribbon is selected. When a submenu is open or selected, these arrow keys switch between the main menu and the submenu. When a ribbon tab is selected, these keys navigate the tab buttons

Outlook 2019 and Outlook 2016 - Collapse or expand a group in the email message list

WorkZone Client - Expand / collapse a hierarchy

Xactimate - Shorter/Longer Rotation Lines


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