IntelliJ IDEA 14.0.0 Web Help

Shift

This section lists and describes the keyboard shortcuts that include the Shift key:

Shift+navigation keys

Shortcut Function Use this shortcut to...
Backspace Backspace Delete a character to the left of the caret.
Ctrl+X Cut Cut the current line or selected code block to the Clipboard.
Shift+Down Down with Selection Move the caret one line down selecting the text.
Shift+End Move to Line End with Selection Move the caret to the end of line, selecting text.
Shift+Enter Start New Line Start a new line after the current one, positioning the caret in accordance with the current indentation level (equal to sequential pressing End, Enter).
Shift+Escape Hide Active Window Hide the currently active tool window.
Shift+Home Move to Line Start with Selection Move the caret to the beginning of line, selecting the text.
Ctrl+V Paste Paste from the Clipboard.
Shift+Left Left with Selection Move the caret one character to the left selecting the text.
Shift+Page Down Page Down with Selection Move the caret one page down selecting the text.
Shift+Page Up Page Up with Selection Move the caret one page up selecting the text.
Shift+Right Right with Selection Move the caret one character to the right selecting the text.
Shift+Tab Unindent Selection Move selected block to the previous indent level.
Shift+Up Up with Selection Move the caret one line up selecting the text.

Shift+Function (F) keys

Shortcut Function Use this shortcut to...
Shift+F1 External Documentation Open browser with the documentation for the selected item. Refer to Viewing Inline Documentation for details.
Shift+F2 One of the following:
  • Navigate to Previous Highlighted Error.
  • Stop Program.
Depending on whether you are editing or debugging:
  • When editing: Navigate to the previous found error/warning.
  • When debugging: Terminate the debugging session.
F3 Shift+F3
Search for next/previous occurrence Jump to the next/previous occurrence of the selected word in the editor.
CloneElement Clone Create a copy of the selected class in the same package.
Shift+F6 Rename Rename a statement and correct all references. (Refactoring)
Shift+F7 Move to Previous Difference/Smart Step Into Move to a previous difference in a view./ Select the method to step in, if the current line contains multiple method call expressions. (Debugger)
Shift+F8 Step Out Step to the first executed line after returning from a current method.
Shift+F9 Debug Debug application.
Shift+F10 Run Run application.
Shift+F11 Show Bookmarks Open Bookmarks dialog to manage existing bookmarks and navigate between them.
Shift+F12 Restore Default layout Restore the default IntelliJ IDEA layout (tool windows positions, buttons location and order). To restore the default layout, check the option Store Current Layout as Default in the Window menu.

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Last modified: 4 December 2014
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