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Adobe CS5 InDesign Keyboard Shortcuts

Common keyboard shortcuts for InDesign (Apple Mac Version)
STUDY
PLAY
New
Command+N
Open
Command+0
Browse in Bridge
Option+Command+0
Close
Command+W
Save
Command+S
Save As
Shift+Command+S
Place
Command+D
Export
Command+E
Document Setup
Option+Command+P
Print
Command+P
Quit/Exit
Command+Q
Undo
Command+Z
Redo
Shift+Command+Z
Cut, Copy, Paste
Command+X,C,V
Paste Into
Option+Command+V
Paste In Place
Option+Shift+Command+V
Select All
Command+A
Deselect All
Shift+Command+A
Story Editor
Command+Y
Quick Apply
Command+Return
Find/Change
Command+F
Find Next
Option+Command+F
Check Spelling
Command+I
Preferences
Command+K
Add Page
Shift+Command+P
Go to Page
Command+J
Tabs
Shift+Command+T
Glyphs
Option+Shift+F11
Hidden Characters
Option+Command+I
Transform Again
Option+Command+3
Bring Front or Send Back
Shift+Command+] or [
Send Back or Bring Forward
Command+] or [
Group
Command+G
Ungroup
Shift+Command+G
Text Frame Options
Command+B
Center Content
Shift+Command+E
Fill Frame Proportionally
Option+Shift+Command+C
Drop Shadow
Option+Command+M
Compound Path
Command+8
Swatches
F5
Layers
F7
Stroke
F10
Paragraph Styles
F11
Character Styles
Shift F11
Text Wrap
Option+Command+W
Links
Shift+Command+D
High Quality Display
Option+Command+H
Text Threads
Option+Command+Y
Frame Edges
Command+H
Rulers
Command+R
Guides
Command+;
Select thru
Command+Click
Override master
Shift+Command+Click
Scale Graphic
Shift+Command+Drag
Drag Mouse to Zoom
Command+Spacebar
Fit Page in View
Command+0
Fit Spread in View
Option+Command+0
Pan the View
Spacebar
Pan when in Text
Option Key
Zoom In/Out
Command+/-
Font Size
Shift+Command+>or<
Leading Size
Option+arrow up or arrow down
Flush Left
Shift+Command+L
Flush Right
Shift+Command+R
Center
Shift+Command+C
Justify
Shift+Command+J
Bold
Shift+Command+B
Italic
Shift+Command+I
Selection Tool
V,Esc
Direct Selection Tool
A
Toggle Selection Tools
Command+Control+Tab
Page Tool
Shift+P
Gap Tool
U
Pen Tool
P
Add Anchor Point Tool
=
Delete Anchor Point Tool
-
Convert Direction Point Tool
Shift+C
Type tool
T
Type On A Path tool
Shift+T
Pencil tool (Note tool)
N
Line tool
\
Rectangle Frame tool
F
Ellipse tool
L
Rotate tool
R
Scale tool
S
Shear tool
O
Free Transform tool
E
Eyedropper tool
I
Measure tool
K
Gradient tool
G
Scissors tool
C
Hand tool
H
Temporarily selects Hand tool
Spacebar (Layout mode), Option (Text mode), or Option+Spacebar (both)
Toggle Fill and Stroke
X
Swap Fill and Stroke
Shift+X
Toggle between Formatting Affects Container and Formatting Affects Text
J
Apply Color
, [comma]
Apply Gradient
. [period]
Apply No Color
/
Switch between Normal View and Preview Mode
W
Gradient Feather tool
Shift+G
Temporarily select Selection or Direct Selection tool (last used)
Any tool (except selection tools)+ Command
Temporarily select Group Selection tool
Direct Selection tool+Option; or Pen, Add Anchor Point, or Delete Anchor Point tool+Option+Command
Select container of selected content
Esc or double-click
Select content of selected container
Shift+Esc or double-click
Add to or subtract from a selection of multiple objects
Selection, Direct Selection, or Group Selection tool+Shift-click (to deselect, click center point)
Duplicate selection
Selection, Direct Selection, or Group Selection tool+ Option-drag*
Duplicate and offset selection
Option+Left Arrow, Right Arrow, Up Arrow, or Down Arrow key
Duplicate and offset selection by 10 times**
Option+Shift+Left Arrow, Right Arrow, Up Arrow, Down Arrow key
Move selection**
Left Arrow, Right Arrow, Up Arrow, Down Arrow key
Move selection by 10th**
Command+Shift+Left Arrow, Right Arrow, Up Arrow, Down arrow key
Move selection by 10 times**
Shift+Left Arrow, Right Arrow, Up Arrow, Down Arrow key
Select master page item from document page
Selection or Direct Selection tool+ Command+Shift-click
Select next object behind or in front
Selection tool+Command-click or Selection tool+Option+ Command-click
Select next or previous frame in story
Option+Command+Page Down/Page Up
Select first or last frame in story
Shift+Option+Command+Page Down/Page Up
Duplicate and transform selection
Transformation tool+Option-drag*
Display Transform tool dialog box
Select object+double-click Scale tool, Rotate tool, or Shear tool in Toolbox
Decrease scale by 1%
Command+,
Decrease scale by 5%
Command+Option+,
Increase scale by 1%
Command+.
Increase scale by 5%
Command+Option+.
Resize frame and content
Selection tool+Command-drag
Resize frame and content proportionately
Selection tool+Shift+Command-drag
Constrain proportion
Ellipse tool, Polygon tool, or Rectangle tool+Shift-drag
Switch image from High Quality Display to Fast Display
Command+Option+Shift+Z
Temporarily select Convert Direction Point tool
Direct Selection tool+Option+ Command, or Pen tool+Option
Temporarily switch between Add Anchor Point and Delete Anchor Point tool
Option
Temporarily select Add Anchor Point tool
Scissors tool+Option
Keep Pen tool selected when pointer is over path or anchor point
Pen tool+Shift
Move anchor point and handles while drawing
Pen tool+spacebar
Toggle between text selection and cell selection
Esc
Underline
Shift+Command+U
Strikethrough
Control+Shift+Command+/
All caps (on/off)
Shift+Command+K
Small caps (on/off)
Shift+Command+H
Superscript
Shift+Command+(+) [plus sign]
Subscript
Shift+Option+Command+(+) [plus sign]
Reset horizontal or vertical scale to 100%
Shift+Command+X or Shift+Option+Command+X
Justify all lines
Shift+Command+F (all lines) or J (all but last line)
Auto leading
Shift+Option+Command+A
Align to grid (on/off)
Shift+Option+Command+G
Auto-hyphenate (on/off)
Shift+Option+Command+H
Increase or decrease kerning and tracking (horizontal text)
Option+Left Arrow/Right Arrow
Increase or decrease kerning and tracking by five times (horizontal text)
Option+Command+Left Arrow/Right Arrow
Increase kerning between words*
Option+Command+\
Decrease kerning between words*
Option+Command+Delete
Clear all manual kerning and reset tracking to 0
Option+Command+Q
Increase or decrease baseline shift** (horizontal text)
Shift+Option+Up Arrow/Down Arrow
Increase or decrease baseline shift by five times (horizontal text)
Shift+Option+Command+Up Arrow/Down Arrow
Automatically flow story
Shift-click loaded text icon
Semi-automatically flow story
Option-click loaded text icon
Recompose all stories
Option+Command+/
Insert current page number
Option+Command+N