IntelliJ IDEA 13.1.0 Web Help

Function Shortcut Use this shortcut to...
Enter Depending on the context:
  • In a lookup list: select an item.
  • In the editor: enter a new line and set the caret at its beginning.
Tab In the editor:
  • With selection: indent selected lines.
  • Without selection: insert a tab symbol (or corresponding number of space characters).
In a lookup list:
  • No code after the caret: select an item.
  • Some code after the caret: select an item and substitute the code after the caret with it.
Delete or , or , or , or Depending on the context:
  • In the editor: delete selected symbol/block.
  • In a usage view: exclude a selected item.
  • In other views: remove selected items.
Backspace or or or or or or or or or or or or Delete a character to the left of the caret.
Undo or or or or or or or Undo last operation.
Redo or or or or or or or , or or or Redo last undone operation.
Cut or or or or or or or or or or or or Cut a current line or a selected code block to the Clipboard.
Copy or or or or , or or or or or or or or Copy a current line or a selected code block to the Clipboard.
Paste or or or or , or or or or or or or or Paste from the Clipboard to the caret location.
Paste from History or or or or or or or or or or Paste selected entry from the Clipboard to the caret location.
Up or or or Move the caret one line up.
Up with Selection Move the caret one line up selecting the text.
Down or or or Move the caret one line down.
Down with Selection Move the caret one line down selecting the text.
Left or or or Move the caret one character to the left.
Left with Selection Move the caret one character to the left selecting the text.
Right or or or Move the caret one character to the right.
Right with Selection Move the caret one character to the right selecting the text.
Go to Page Bottom Move the caret down to the page bottom.
Go to Page Bottom with Selection Move the caret down to the page bottom, selecting the text.
Go to Page Top Move the caret up to the page top.
Go to Page Top with Selection Move the caret up to the page bottom, selecting the text.
Page Down or Move the caret one page down.
Page Down with Selection Move the caret one page down, selecting the text.
Page Up , or Move the caret one page up.
Page Up with Selection Move the caret one page up, selecting the text.
Scroll Down Scroll the text one line down.
Scroll to Center Scroll a line at caret to the center of the screen.
Scroll Up Scroll the text one line up.
Move to Line End or , or or , or Move the caret to the end of line.
Move to Line End with Selection or or or Move the caret to the end of line, selecting the text.
Move to Line Start , or , or or , or Move the caret to the beginning of line.
Move to Line Start with Selection or or or Move the caret to the beginning of line, selecting the text.
Move to Next Word , or Move the caret to the next word.
Move to Next Word with Selection or Move the caret to the next word, selecting it.
Move to Previous Word , or Move the caret to the previous word.
Move to Previous Word with Selection or Move the caret to the previous word, selecting it.
Move to Text End or Move the caret to the end of text.
Move to Text End with Selection Move the caret to the end of text, selecting it.
Move to Text Start , or Move the caret to the beginning of text.
Move to Text Start with Selection. Move the caret to the beginning of text, selecting it.
Select All Select the entire text opened in the editor.
Delete Line at Caret Delete the line where the caret is currently located.
Delete to Word End Delete the word starting from the current caret location up to the word end.
Delete to Word Start , or Delete the word starting from the current caret location up to the word start.
Toggle Insert/Overwrite Toggle insert/overwrite modes.
Duplicate Line or Block , or Duplicate selected block or the line at the caret.
Toggle Case , or or Toggle case of the selected text block.
Move to Code Block End , or or or or Move the caret to the current code block end, highlighting the block limits.
Move to Code Block End with Selection or Move the caret to the current code block end, selecting the code beginning from the initial caret location.
Move to Code Block Start , or Move the caret to the current code block start, highlighting the block limits.
Move to Code Block Start with Selection or Move the caret to the current code block start, selecting the code beginning from the initial caret location.
Start New Line Start a new line after the current one positioning the caret in accordance with the current indentation level.
Start New Line Before Current One Start a new line before the current one.
Join Lines Concatenate the selected lines into one or concatenate the line where the caret is currently located with the next line.
Split Line Split the selected line at the point where the caret is located, leaving the caret at the end of the first line.
Select Word at Caret Select successively increasing code blocks starting from the current caret location.
Unselect Word at Caret Remove sequentially the selection made by the action.
Indent Selection Move the selected block to the next indentation level.
Unindent Selection or Move the selected block to the previous indentation level.
Auto-Indent Lines or or Indent the current line or selected block according to the Code Style settings.

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