Xyplorer keyboard shortcuts

Xyplorer

Zeynel Abidin Öztürk -
3 months ago
- Shortcuts
⤶ Enter

Open Selected Item(s)

Ctrl + Alt + ⤶ Enter

Open with...

Ctrl + ⤶ Enter

Open Focused Item

Ctrl + O

Open...

Ctrl + D

Copy Here with Increment

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Alt + D

Copy Here with Current Date

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + D

Copy Here with Last Modified Date

Ctrl + S

Copy Here As...

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + C

Copy Here to New Subfolder...

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + X

Move Here to New Subfolder...

Del

Delete

↑   Shift + Del

Delete (No Recycle Bin)

Ctrl + Del

Delete (Skip Locked)

F2

Rename

↑   Shift + F2

Batch Rename

Alt + ⤶ Enter

Properties

Ctrl + Q

Quick File View

F11

Floating Preview

Ctrl + Alt + F4

Exit without Saving

Alt + F4

Exit

Ctrl + P

Copy Item Path/Name: Copy name(s) with path to clipboard (of all selected items in List)

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + P

Copy Item Name: Copy name(s) (w/o path) to clipboard (of all selected items in List)

Ctrl + Z

Undo

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Z

Redo

Ctrl + Alt + Z

Action Log

Ctrl + X

Cut

Ctrl + C

Copy

Ctrl + V

Paste

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + V

Paste Here to New Subfolder...

↑   Shift + F7

Move To...

Ctrl + F7

Copy To...

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + F7

Backup To...

Ctrl + Alt + N

New Path...

Ctrl + A

Select All: Select all items currently listed

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + A

Deselect All: deselect all items currently listed

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + I

Invert Selection

Ctrl + M

Selection Filter...

Ctrl + Alt + M

Select By Selected Type(s)

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + M

Select Items...

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Alt + M

Select All Files

Ctrl + F

Find Files: open find files tab if not visible anyway

Ctrl + Alt + F

Find Now

F3

Quick Search

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + F3

Toggle Quick Search

↑   Shift + F3

Repeat Last Quick Search

Ctrl + F3

Show All Items In Branch

Ctrl + N

Create New Folder

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + N

Create new Text File

F5

Refresh

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + R

Auto-Refresh

Ctrl + R

Suspend Auto-Refresh

F4

Refresh Tree

↑   Shift + F4

Refresh Current Folder

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + F4

Reset Tree: rebuilds the whole folder tree and then carries you back to the location where you were before, while closing all other open branches

Ctrl + F5

Refresh List: update the current list data, but keep any selections and scroll position.

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + F5

Reset List: update the data, scroll back to top, set focus to the first item (if any), unselect any selections.

↑   Shift + F5

Calculate Folder Sizes: refresh current file list with folder sizes shown.

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + H

Show/Hide hidden files and folders

Ctrl + T

New Tab

Alt + Home

Go Home

Ctrl + L

Lock Location

Ctrl + W

Close Tab

or Ctrl + F4
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + W

Close All Other Unlocked Tabs

Ctrl + J

Set Visual Filter...

↑   Shift + Alt + J

Filter by Selection(s)

Ctrl + Alt + J

Filter by Selected Extension(s)

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Alt + J

Filter Out Selected Extension(s)

Ctrl + Num +

Autosize Columns Now

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Num +

Grow Name Column

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Num +

Shrink Name Column

Ctrl + Alt + R

Sort by Random Order

F7

Previous Location: jump to the previous tab/mode/location (useful to zap back and fore between two locations)

↑   Shift + Alt + F7

Go to Previous Item in List: jump to the previously focused and selected item in the current file list.

Ctrl + Alt + F7

Go to Last Target

⬅ Backspace

Up

↑   Shift + ⬅ Backspace

Down

Ctrl + ⬅ Backspace

Breadcrumb...

Alt +

Back

Alt +

Forward

Ctrl + H

Hotlist...

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + T

Tab List...

Ctrl + G

Go to...: enter/paste a location to jump to

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + G

Go to from Here...: enter/paste a location to jump to (preset to current path)

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + L

Go to Line...: enter/paste a line number to jump to

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Alt + G

Go to Application Folder

Ctrl + B

Toggle Favorite Folder: toggle favorite status of current folder

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + B

Toggle Highlighted Folder: toggle highlighted status of current folder

Ctrl + Alt + B

Toggle Boxed Branch: toggle boxed branch status of current folder

F9

Configuration: show configuration window

↑   Shift + F9

Customize Keyboard Shortcuts

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + F9

Customize Toolbar

↑   Shift + Alt + F9

Customize File Icons

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + E

Toggle Age (date display format)

F10

Dual Pane

Ctrl + F10

Horizontal Panes

Ctrl + Alt + F10

Toggle Active Pane

↑   Shift + F6

Move to Other Pane

Ctrl + F6

Copy to Other Pane

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + F6

Backup to Other Pane

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + F12

Show Address Bar

Ctrl + F12

Show Toolbar

F8

Show Navigation Panels

↑   Shift + F8

Show Tree

Ctrl + F8

Show Catalog

F12

Show Info Panel: Toggle the Info Panel's visibility

F1

Contents and Index: Display the XYplorer help file

    Tree
A - Z

Select the next visible folder whose name starts with that letter or number

Num -

Collapse selected node

Num +

Expand selected node

Num /

Fully collapse selected node

Num *

Fully expand selected node

Ctrl + Num /

Fully collapse drive

↑   Shift + Num /

Optimize tree

⤶ Enter

Toggle collapse/expand

⬅ Backspace

Browse to parent folder

← ↑ → ↓

All common navigation keys just like Explorer

Alt + ⤶ Enter

Show Properties dialog of the focused item

Ctrl + Home

Jump to the top folder (Drive, \\Server, Desktop, MyDocuments) of the current folder

↑   Shift + Alt + F6

Move the focused item into view

Ctrl + Alt + P

Open Command Prompt Here

Context menu key

32-bit or 64-bit Context Menu (depends on setting in Configuration | Shell Integration)

↑   Shift + Context menu key

32-bit Context Menu

Ctrl + Context menu key

64-bit Context Menu

    List
A - Z

Select the next file whose name starts with that letter or number

⬅ Backspace

Browse to parent folder

Del

Delete all currently selected files (Recycle Bin)

↑   Shift + Del

Delete all currently selected files (NO Recycle Bin)

Ctrl +

(find results only) Jump to currently focused file in its folder

Alt + ⤶ Enter

Show Properties dialog of the focused item (AltGr + Return to avoid beep sound)

Ctrl + Num +

Autosize Columns Now

Esc

Abort calculating folder sizes or a running search

↑   Shift + Alt + F6

Move the focused item into view

Context menu key

32-bit or 64-bit Context Menu (depends on setting in Configuration | Shell Integration)

↑   Shift + Context menu key

32-bit Context Menu

Ctrl + Context menu key

64-bit Context Menu

scrollock

If Scroll Lock is ON then the Up and Down arrow keys scroll the list keeping the current item (the focused and selected item) in the same screen position.

    To enable this feature you need to tweak the XYplorer.ini file. Set the MindScrollLock key to 1:
    MindScrollLock=1
    Catalog
Del

Remove selected item from Catalog ("sure?"-prompt)

↑   Shift + Del

Remove selected item from Catalog (no prompt)

Insert

Add New Item Here...

Ctrl + Insert

Duplicate Item

↑   Shift + Alt + F6

Move the focused item into view

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ⤶ Enter

Open Selected List Item(s), using the clicked application

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Alt + ⤶ Enter

Show a Catalog item's location in the Tree, without selecting the tree folder nor displaying its contents in the file list.

    Tabs
Ctrl + T

New Tab

Alt + Home

Go Home

Ctrl + W

Close current tab

or Ctrl + F4
Ctrl + ⭾ Tab

Cycle thru tabs (forward)

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ⭾ Tab

Cycle thru tabs (backward)

↑   Shift + Mouse left click

Close that tab

    Tabbed Info Panel
Ctrl + 1

… to 8: Jump to Panel tabs by number

    File Find
⤶ Enter

Start File Find when any control on the find files tab is focused (except the textbox on the Contents tab, where this key just creates a new paragraph)

Esc

Abort a running File Find or Folder Report process

    Audio/Video Preview
Space

Start/Pause playing

↑   Shift + Space

Go to beginning and stop

    Floating Preview and Full Screen Preview
F11

Open current image file in Floating Preview

↑   Shift + F11

Open current image file in Full Screen Preview

↑   Shift + F11

Close Full Screen Preview

or Esc
Page Up

Previous image

or ↑   Shift + Space
or Mouse wheel up
Page Down

Next image

or Space
or Mouse wheel down
↑   Shift + ← ↑ → ↓

Pan cropped image

Home

First/Last image

or End
A

Fit All

or Num +
W

Fit Width

H

Fit Height

I

Zoom to Fill

O

Original Size

or 1
or Num /
D

Double Size

or 2
Num +

Zoom In

Num -

Zoom Out

↑   Shift + Num +

Fine Zoom In

↑   Shift + Num -

Fine Zoom Out

K

Lock Zoom

X

Lock Zoom Position

G

Toggle Zoom

Z

Zoom to Fit

V

Top-align if Vertically Cropped

S

Show Status Bar

M

Mouse Down Blow Up

L

Rotate Left

R

Rotate Right

F

Flipped

Ctrl + Alt + ⤶ Enter

Open with...

Del

Delete File

F2

Rename File

F5

Refresh

F12

Full Screen

Ctrl + Mouse right click

Advanced options

F11

Close Floating Preview

or Esc
    Floating Preview and Full Screen Preview: Advanced Options
N

Navigate by Click

M

Mouse Down Blow Up

Ctrl + M

Mouse Down Blow Up: Shrink to Fit

Q

High Quality Image Resampling

Ctrl + T

Transparency Grid

Ctrl + W

White Border

B

Cycle Background Color

↑   Shift + B

Cycle Background Color Backwards

S

Show Status Bar

P

Show Photo Data

T

Show Tag Bar

F8

Run Script

Ctrl + H

Show Histogram

Ctrl + R

Color Histogram

Ctrl + I

Invert

Ctrl + G

Grayscale

C

Copy Original

Ctrl + C

Copy Preview

    Configuration Dialog
F3

Jump to Setting...

F7

Jump back and forth between this and the previous page

    Customize Toolbar
Del

Remove selected item

Insert

Insert selected item

S

Add separator

⬅ Backspace

Remove the item right before the currently selected item

F3

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

F6

Switch between the two lists.

Alt + V

Focus left list.

Alt + B

Focus right list.

    Edit Boxes
Ctrl + A

Select all.

or Mouse triple click
Ctrl + F

Opens Find Text dialog.

F2

Select toggle all/nothing.

F3

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

F3

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

↑   Shift + F3

Find previous occurrence of the search string specified in Find Text dialog.

↑   Shift + F3

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

If selection: caret to start of selection and unselect. Else: caret to start of text.

If selection: caret to end of selection and unselect. Else: caret to end of text

F5

Convert selected text to Title Case (converts the first letter of every word in string to upper case)

↑   Shift + F5

Convert selected text to UPPER CASE

Ctrl + F5

Convert selected text to lower case

Ctrl + ⬅ Backspace

Delete the previous word

    Small Lists
Ctrl + Mouse left click + Mouse movement

Create a clone of the dragged item in a new position. Works only in lists where you can add new items, e.g. in Color Filters

    Other
Esc

All time-consuming processes (finding files, calculating folder sizes...) can always be stopped by pressing ESC.

F6

Cycle focus in this sequence: Address Bar > Tree > List > Catalog.

Alt + D

Focus Address Bar.

Ctrl + ↑  ↓

In lists with shiftable positions: shift selected item up/down.

Ctrl + Num /

Fully collapse current drive. The drive root will automatically be selected.

↑   Shift

Open the location you are going to in a new tab (Exception: The location change is triggered by a script)

Ctrl + ↑   Shift

Open the location you are going to in the inactive pane.

Alt + F12

Last Size/Minimize Info Panel

↑   Shift + F12

Maximize/Minimize Info Panel

    Anywhere
Ctrl + Mouse wheel up and down

Over Status Bar: Zoom font size of Buttons and Labels.

Ctrl + Mouse wheel up and down

Elsewhere: Zoom font size of main controls.

    Tree
Ctrl + Mouse double click

On the white space: scroll focused item into view.

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Mouse double click

On the white space: Scroll to Top.

Mouse right click

On non-folder area: pops up the Favorites context menu.

Ctrl + Mouse left click

Open in new background tab.

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Mouse left click

Open in new tab (and focus it).

or ↑   Shift + Mouse left click
Alt + Mouse left click

Open in inactive pane.

↑   Shift + Alt + Mouse left click

Open in a new tab in the inactive pane.

Mouse middle click

Open in new tab (equivalent to Shift + Click).

↑   Shift + Mouse wheel up and down

Scroll horizontally (if possible).

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Mouse wheel up and down

Increase/Decrease row height (line spacing).

↑   Shift + Alt + Mouse wheel up and down

Increase/Decrease indent.

Mouse left click

On expansion icon: Collapse/Expand selected node.

Ctrl + Mouse left click

On expansion icon: Fully Collapse/Expand selected node.

    Catalog
Ctrl + Mouse left click

Open in new background tab.

↑   Shift + Mouse left click

Open in new tab (and focus it).

Ctrl + Alt + Mouse left click

Open in this tab (even if it is locked).

Mouse middle click

Open in new tab (equivalent to Shift + Click). Needs "Middle-click opens folder in new tab" enabled.

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Mouse left click

Open Selected List Item(s), using the clicked application.

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Alt + ⤶ Enter

Show a Catalog item's location in the Tree, without selecting the tree folder nor displaying its contents in the file list.

Mouse left click + Mouse movement

Move dragged item to new position.

Ctrl + Mouse left click + Mouse movement

Copy dragged item to new position.

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Mouse wheel up and down

Increase/Decrease row height (line spacing).

Mouse left click

Left-most 8 pixels: select item but do not trigger action.

    List
Mouse double click

On the line numbers column header ("#"), or on the area to the right of all column headers: Autosize Columns Now.

Ctrl + Mouse double click

On the white space: scroll focused item into view.

Mouse right click

On the line numbers column header ("#"):  pops the Sort  By menu.

Mouse right click

On the column headers: pops the Show Columns context menu.

↑   Shift + Mouse wheel up and down

While selecting a view: Apply the view to all tabs.

Mouse middle click

Open a folder in a new tab (equivalent to Shift + double click). Needs "Middle-click opens folder in new tab" enabled.

↑   Shift + Mouse wheel up and down

Scroll horizontally (if possible).

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Mouse wheel up and down

Increase/Decrease row height (line spacing).

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Mouse double click

On a folder: browse the folder in the inactive pane.

On

a file in Search Results: the containing folder is opened in the inactive pane and the file is selected.

On

the white space: Scroll to Top.

    Toolbar
Ctrl + Mouse wheel up and down

Button captions font size.

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Mouse wheel up and down

Toolbar zoom.

    Breadcrumb Bars
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Mouse wheel up and down

Increase/Decrease bar height.

    List showing thumbnails
Mouse left click

(click on thumb) Mouse Down Blow Up, while mouse button is down. Note: hold the mouse down longer than 150ms. Quick clicks will simply select the item.

Mouse right click

(click on thumb) Mouse Down Blow Up, stay up until you hit any key or click it again.

    Drag & Drop
Ctrl + Mouse left click + Mouse movement

Force copying dragged objects.

↑   Shift + Mouse left click + Mouse movement

Force moving dragged objects.

    Tabs
Mouse wheel up and down

(use mouse wheel over Tab heads) Scroll through the tabs

Mouse double click

Close tab (background tabs are shortly selected, then closed).

Mouse middle click

Close tab (background tabs are closed without selecting them first).

    Tabbed Info Panel
Mouse double click

(click on splitter) Toggle Info Panel min/max size.

Ctrl + 1 - 9

Select Tab 1, 2 etc.

    Find Files Tab
Ctrl + Mouse left click

(click Tab heads) Toggle search filter On/Off

    Copying Information to Clipboard
    As rule of thumb, any text or icon you see anywhere on the info panel or the status bar can be copied to the clipboard by double-clicking it. Some special cases are extensions to this rule:
    Double clicking on the Objects-section on the status bar (the left-most section) copies summary information on the current folder, e.g.:
    D:\Download\, 145 object(s), Total: 13.29MB (13,935,798 bytes)
    Double clicking on a Key label on the Properties and Version tabs copies the key and the value. e.g.:
    Created: Wednesday, January 12, 2000 20:57:21
    Double clicking on a Value label on the Properties and Version tabs copies just the value. e.g.:
    Wednesday, January 12, 2000 20:57:21
    Mouse actions directly on the preview image:
Mouse left click

Mouse Down Blow Up: Popup image in original size (aligned to the bottom-left). If image is larger than the main window move the mouse while holding it down to scroll the image in any direction (or enable "Shrink to fit" in Configuration | Preview).

Ctrl + Mouse left click

Toggle zoom/original size.

Mouse right click

Pops up the image preview context menu.

    Mouse actions directly on the progress bar:
Mouse left click

Go to mouse position.

Mouse right click

Start/Pause playing.

↑   Shift + Mouse left click

Go to beginning.

↑   Shift + Mouse right click

Go to beginning and stop.

Ctrl + Mouse left click

Set start of sub loop.

Ctrl + Mouse right click

Set end of sub loop.

Ctrl + Alt + Mouse left click

Reset sub loop.

Mouse right click

Show context menu.

Ctrl + Mouse left click + Mouse movement

Pan a cropped image.

or Mouse right click + Mouse movement
Mouse middle click

Close preview.

Mouse wheel up

Previous Image.

Mouse wheel down

Next Image.

Ctrl + Mouse wheel up

Zoom In.

Ctrl + Mouse wheel down

Zoom Out.

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Mouse wheel up

Fine Zoom In.

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Mouse wheel down

Fine Zoom Out.

Source: Xyplorer help file

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Program information

Program name: Xyplorer (File manager)

Xyplorer is a feature packed file manager for Windows. It provides a dual pane button in the toolbar for a split interface, and has features such as color coding system files, advanced file search, tagging and many configuration options.

Web page: https://www.xyplorer.com

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