All CATIA V6 Shortcuts

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Escape Abort the current process or exit the current dialog box (when there is one)
F1 Open Help
F3 Structure tree out or insert (Toggle specification tree display on and off)
F9 Toggle Hide/Show
F10 Toggle Swap Visible Space
Shift+F1 Context assistance (Get help on toolbar icons)
Shift+F2 Toggle the specification tree overview on and offopens an overview on specifications tree in a new window.
Shift+F3 Structure tree activate around e.g. character size to modify (activate the graph if the model is active and inversely)
Shift+Arrow Left / Shift+Arrow Right Rotate to the left / rotate to the right
Shift+Arrow Up / Shift+Arrow Down Rotate upward / rotate downward
Alt+F8 Macros start
Alt+F11 Visual basic wordprocessor
Home Display the top of the graph
End Display the bottom of the graph
Ctrl+Page Up / Ctrl+Page Down Zoom in / zoom out the model or tree whichever is active
Ctrl+Arrow Right / Ctrl+Arrow Left Pan model to the right pan / pan model to the left
Ctrl+Arrow Up / Ctrl+Arrow Down Pan model to the top / pan model to the bottom
CTRL+Shift+Arrow Right / Ctrl+ShiftArrow Left Rotate the model clockwise / rotate model counter-clockwise around Z axis
Ctrl+Tab Switch between the different windows
Ctrl+N New document
Ctrl+O Open document
Ctrl+S Save document
Ctrl+P Print document
Ctrl+F Find/ Search
Ctrl+U Update
Ctrl+X / Ctrl+C / Ctrl+V Cut / Copy / Paste
Ctrl+Z Undo
Ctrl+Y Redo
Ctrl+F11 Go to Preselection Navigator
Page Up / Page Down Relocate graph one page up / relocate graph one page down
Arrow Up / Arrow Down Relocate the graph 1/10th of a page to the top / to the bottom
Arrow Left / Arrow Right Relocate the graph 1/10th of a page to the left / to the right
Alt+Enter Properties
Alt+Shift+Arrow Right /
Alt+ShiftArrow Left ROTATE the model
Ctrl+D Activate fast multi-instantiation tool in assembly design workbench
Ctrl+E Activate define multi-instantiation tool in assembly design workbench