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New node commands

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Enter Add sibling node
Insert Add child node
Shift+Enter Add sibling before
Shift+Insert Add parent node

Node editing commands

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
F2 Edit selected node
Alt+Enter Edit long node
Ctrl+J Join nodes
Space Toggle folded
Ctrl+Space Toggle children folded
Ctrl+Shift+K Set link by filechooser
Ctrl+K Set link by text entry
Alt+K Set image by filechooser

Mode commands

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Alt+1 MindMap mode
Alt+2 Browse mode
Alt+3 File mode

Edit commands

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Ctrl+F Find
Ctrl+G Find next
Ctrl+X Cut
Ctrl+C Copy
Ctrl+Shift+C Copy single
Ctrl+V Paste

File commands

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Ctrl+N New map
Ctrl+O Open map
Ctrl+S Save map
Ctrl+Shift+S Save as...
Ctrl+P Print
Ctrl+W Close map
Ctrl+Q Quit
Alt+Shift+Left Previous map
Alt+Shift+Right Next map
Ctrl+E Export to html
Ctrl+H Export branch to html
Alt+Shift+A Export branch to new MM file
Ctrl+Shift+W Open first file in history

Node navigation commands

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Esc Go to root
Up Move up
Down Move down
Left Move left
Right Move right
Ctrl+Enter Follow link
Alt+Up Zoom out
Alt+Down Zoom in
Ctrl+Up Move node up
Ctrl+Down Move node down
Ctrl+Left Moved node left
Ctrl+Right Moved node right

Node formatting commands

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Ctrl+I Italicize
Ctrl+B Bold
Ctrl+Shift+B Cloud
Alt+Shift+F Change node color
Alt+Shift+B Blend node color
Alt+Shift+E Change node edge color
Ctrl++ Increase node font size
Ctrl+- Decrease node font size