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Configuring Quick Lists

A Quick List is a pop-up menu of WebStorm commands, configured by the user and associated with a keyboard or mouse shortcut. You can create as many quick lists, as necessary. Each command, included in a quick list, is identified by a sequential number. Numbering starts from the numerals (0 to 9), and then proceeds with the letters in alphabetical order.

To invoke a command from a quick list

  1. Invoke quick list by its keyboard shortcut.
  2. Select the desired command, using its number, the mouse cursor, or navigation keys and the Enter key:

To configure a quick list

  1. Open Settings, and select Quick Lists.
  2. Click img to create a new quick list.
  3. In the Display name field, specify the name of the quick list. Optionally, provide the quick list description.
  4. Configure the quick list. Use:
    • Add to add actions to the list. Select the actions in the Add Actions to Quick List dialog that opens.
    • Add Separator to add a separator at the end of the list.
    • Move Up and Move Down to move the selected item one line up or down in the list.
    • Remove to remove the selected item from the list.
  5. Apply the changes.
  6. Bind the new quick list with one or more shortcuts:
    • In the Keymaps page of the Settings dialog, expand the Quick Lists node and select the new quick list.
    • Perform the key binding procedure. Note that you can only modify a custom keymap.
  7. Apply the changes and close the dialog.

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Last modified: 11 July 2016