Comsol Comsol

Model Tree

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
F2 Rename the selected node, file, or folder
F3 Disable selected nodes
F4 Enable selected nodes
Delete Delete selected nodes
Arrow Left Collapse a branch in the model tree
Arrow Right Expand a branch in the model tree
Arrow Up Move to the node above in the model tree
Arrow Down Move to the node below in the model tree
Alt+Arrow Left Move to the previously selected node in the model tree
Alt+Arrow Right Move to the next selected node in the model tree
Ctrl+A Select all domains, boundaries, edges, or points; select all cells in a table
Ctrl+C Copy text in fields
Ctrl+D Clear the selection of domains, boundaries, edges, or points
Ctrl+F Find a search string
Ctrl+N New model
Ctrl+O Open a model file
Ctrl+P Print the contents of the plot window
Ctrl+S Save a model file
Ctrl+V Paste copied text
Ctrl+Y Redo the last undone operation
Ctrl+Z Undo the last operation
Ctrl+Arrow Up Move a definitions node, geometry node, physics node (except default nodes), material node, mesh node, study step node, or results node up one step
Ctrl+Arrow Down Move a definitions node, geometry node, physics node (except default nodes), material node, mesh node, study step node, or results node down one step
Ctrl+Tab Switch focus to the next window on the desktop
Ctrl+Shift+Tab Switch focus to the previous window on the desktop
Ctrl+Alt+A Go to Application Builder
Ctrl+Alt+M Go to Model Builder
Ctrl+Alt+Arrow Left Switch focus to the Model Builder window
Ctrl+Alt+Arrow Right Switch focus to the Settings window
Ctrl+Alt+Arrow Up Switch focus to the previous section in the Settings window
Ctrl+Alt+Arrow Down Switch focus to the next section in the Settings window
Menu key Open the context menu
Ctrl+Space Open list of predefined quantities for insertion in Expression fields for plotting and results evaluation

Build and Compute

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
F5 Update the Data Sets Solutions with respect to any new Global Definitions and Definitions without re-solving the model
F6 Build the preceding node in the geometry branch
F7 Build the selected node in the geometry and mesh branches, compute the selected study step, or compute the selected node in the solver sequence
F8 Build the geometry, build the mesh, compute the entire solver sequence, update results data, or update the plot

Help and Documentation

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
F1 Display help for the selected node or window
Ctrl+F1 Open the COMSOL
Documentation front page in an external window