IntelliJ IDEA 13.1.0 Web Help

IntelliJ IDEA as a keyboard-centric IDE suggests keyboard shortcuts for most of its commands. In this topic, you can find a short list of the most indispensable of them, to make your first steps with IntelliJ IDEA easy.

Tip

IntelliJ IDEA also provides the default keymap reference in pdf format. To view the keymap reference, choose Help | Default Keymap Reference on the main menu.

See the detailed list of default keyboard shortcuts in the Keyboard Shortcuts Reference and learn how to customize your preferred keymap in the Configuring Keyboard Shortcuts section.

Shortcut Description
or , , or Switch between views ( Project, Structure, etc.).
or or or or or or or or or or or Switch between the tool windows and files opened in the editor.
or Show the Navigation bar.
Insert a live template.
Surround with a live template.
or or Edit an item from the Project or another tree view.
, or Show the list of available intention actions .
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or or or or or or , or or , , , , or , , or
Comment or uncomment a line or fragment of code with the line or block comment.
or
Find class or file by name.
, or Duplicate the current line or selection.
and Incremental expression selection.
or or or or , or or or or or or Find text string in the current file.
or Find text in the project or in the specified directory. .
or Quick view the usages of the selected symbol.
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Expand or collapse a code block in the editor.
or Invoke code completion.
Find action by name
Smart statement completion.

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