Qt Creator Qt Creator


Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
F5 Start or continue debugging
Shift+F5 Exit debugger
F10 Step over
F11 Step into
Shift+F11 Step out
F9 Toggle breakpoint
Ctrl+F6 Run to selected function
Ctrl+F10 Run to line
F12 Reverse direction


Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Alt+G,Alt+A Add
Alt+G,Alt+C Commit/Submit
Alt+G,Alt+D Diff


Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Alt+G,Alt+A Add
Alt+G,Alt+C Commit/Submit
Alt+G,Alt+D Diff
Alt+G,Alt+Shift+D Diff project
Alt+G,Alt+B Blame/Annotate
Alt+G,Alt+L Log/Filelog
Alt+G,Alt+K Log project
Alt+G,Alt+U Undo changes/Revert

Qt Quick Designer

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
F2 Open the QML file that defines the selected component
F4 Move between code editor and visual editor
Ctrl+Alt+0 Toggle left sidebar
Ctrl+Alt+Shift+0 Toggle right sidebar


Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
F1 View context-sensitive help
Ctrl+T Activate contents in Help mode
Ctrl+M Add bookmark in Help mode
Ctrl+I Activate index in Help mode
Ctrl+0 Reset font size
Ctrl+S Activate search in Help mode


Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Alt+P,Alt+A Add
Alt+P,Alt+S Commit/Submit
Alt+P,Alt+D Diff project
Alt+P,Alt+F Log/Filelog
Alt+P,Alt+R Undo changes/Revert
Alt+P,Alt+E Edit

Image Viewer

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Ctrl+[ Switch to background
Ctrl+] Switch to outline
Ctrl++ / Ctrl+- Zoom in / Zoom out
Ctrl+= Fit to screen
Ctrl+0 Original size


Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Alt+C, Alt+A Add
Alt+C, Alt+C Commit/Submit
Alt+C, Alt+D Diff


Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Ctrl+O Open file or project
Ctrl+N New file or project
Alt+V,Alt+I Open in external editor
Ctrl+A Select all
Delete Delete
Ctrl+X / Ctrl+C / Ctrl+V Cut / Copy / Paste
Ctrl+Z Undo
Ctrl+Y Redo
Ctrl+P Print
Ctrl+S Save
Ctrl+Shift+S Save all
Ctrl+W Close window
Ctrl+Shift+W Close all windows
Ctrl+F4 Close current file
Alt+Arrow Left / Alt+Arrow Right Go back / Go forward
Ctrl+L Go to line
CtrlE, O Go to other split
Ctrl+Tab / Ctrl+Shift+Tab Previous open document / Next open document in history
Ctrl+K Activate Locator
Ctrl+1 Switch to Welcome mode
Ctrl+2 Switch to Edit mode
Ctrl+3 Switch to Design mode
Ctrl+4 Switch to Debug mode
Ctrl+5 Switch to Projects mode
Ctrl+6 Switch to Analyze mode
Ctrl+7 Switch to Help mode
Alt+1 Toggle Issues pane
Alt+2 Toggle Search Results pane
Alt+3 Toggle Application Output pane
Alt+4 Toggle Compile Output pane
Alt+5...9 Toggle other output panes
Alt+M Activate Bookmarks pane
Alt+Y Activate File System pane
Alt+O Activate Open Documents pane
Alt+9 Maximize output panes
F6 Move to next item in output panes
Shift+F6 Move to previous item in output panes
Alt+X Activate Projects pane
Ctrl+Shift+F11 Full screen
Alt+0 Toggle the sidebar
Esc Move to Edit mode
Ctrl+Q Exit Qt Creator


Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Ctrl+B Build project
Ctrl+Shift+B Build all
Ctrl+Shift+N New project
Ctrl+Shift+O Open project
Ctrl+T Select the kit to build and run your project with
Ctrl+R Run


Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Ctrl+I Auto-indent selection
Ctrl+< / Ctrl+> Collapse / Expand
Ctrl+Space Trigger a completion in this scope
Ctrl+Insert Copy line
Ctrl+AltDown Copy line down / copy line up
Ctrl+Shift+V Paste from the clipboard history, Subsequent presses move you back in the history
Shift+Delete Cut line
Ctrl+J Join lines
Ctrl+Shift+Enter Insert line above current line
Ctrl+Enter Insert line below current line
Ctrl-/Ctrl++ Decrease / increase font size (or Ctrl+scroll)
Ctrl+0 Reset font size
Alt+V, Alt+V Toggle Vim-style editing
Ctrl+E,2 Split
Ctrl+E,3 Split side by side
Ctrl+E,1 Remove all splits
Ctrl+E,0 Remove current split
Ctrl+A Select all
Ctrl+] / Ctrl+[ Go to block end / Go to block start
Ctrl+} / Ctrl+{ Go to block end / Go to block start with selection
Ctrl+Shift+Arrow Down / Ctrl+Shift+Arrow Up Move current line down / Move current line up
Alt+Enter Trigger a refactoring action in this scope
Ctrl+E,R Rewrap paragraph
Ctrl+U Select the current block The second press extends the selection to the parent block
Ctrl+E,Ctrl+W Enable text wrapping
Ctrl / Toggle comment for selection
CtrlE, Ctrl+V Visualize whitespace
Ctrl+J Adjust size
Ctrl+G Lay out in a grid
Ctrl+H Lay out horizontally
Ctrl+L Lay out vertically
Alt+Shift+R Preview
F4 Edit signals and slots
Ctrl+M Toggle bookmark
Ctrl+. / Ctrl+, Go to next bookmark / go to previous bookmar
Alt+C, Alt+F Fetch snippet
Alt+C, Alt+P Paste snippet
Ctrl+Shift+U Find usages
F2 Follow symbol under cursor; Works with namespaces, classes, methods, variables, include statements and macros
Ctrl+Shift+R Rename symbol under cursor
Shift+F2 Switch between method declaration and definition
Ctrl+Shift+T Open type hierarchy
F4 Switch between header and source file
Alt+U Turn selected text into lowercase
Alt+Shift+U Turn selected text into uppercase
Ctrl+Shift+C Run static checks on JavaScript code to find common problems
Ctrl+F Find and replace
F3 / Shift+F3 Find next / Find previous
Ctrl+F3 / Ctrl+Shift+F3 Find next / Find previous occurrence of selected text
Ctrl+= Replace next
Ctrl+Shift+F Open advanced find
Alt+( Record a text-editing macro
Alt+) Stop recording a macro
Alt+R Play last macro
Ctrl+Alt+Space Show Qt Quick toolbars
Alt+V,1...9 Execute user actions 1 … 9 in FakeVim mode


Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Alt+Z, Alt+C Commit/Submit
Alt+Z, Alt+D Diff
Alt+Z, Alt+L Log/Filelog
Alt+Z, Alt+S Status

Version Control

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description