Note:
All shortcut keys described refer to the United States keyboard layout. The keys on your keyboard may not correspond exactly to the keys listed in the following table.
AOT
Command
Shortcut key
Open the AOT
CTRL+D
Open a new Development Workspace
CTRL+SHIFT+W
Open a new Application Workspace
CTRL+W
Save all
CTRL+SHIFT+S
Select all application objects in a node
Select one or more application objects under a top-level node, and then press CTRL+A
Open the editor for an application object
CTRL+SHIFT+F2
Open the editor for a query or table
CTRL+O
Open the Comparison tool
Select one or more application objects, and then press CTRL+G
Compile an application object
F7
Go to the previous node
UP ARROW
Go to the next node
DOWN ARROW
Move the node up
ALT+UP ARROW
Move the node down
ALT+DOWN ARROW
Expand the current node
RIGHT ARROW
Collapse the current node
LEFT ARROW
Select multiple items
CTRL
Cancel the selection of an additional item
CTRL+SPACEBAR
Open the Properties sheet
ALT+ENTER
Open the Import dialog box
Select one or more application objects, and then press CTRL+SHIFT+I
Open the Find dialog box to find an element in the AOT
CTRL+F
Open the Help documentation for an element in the AOT
F1


Select
Command
Shortcut key
Select all.
CTRL+A
Cancel a selection.
ESC
Select columns.
ALT+MOUSE SELECT
Select a line.
ALT+L
Select one word to the left.
CTRL+SHIFT+LEFT ARROW
Select one word to the right.
CTRL+SHIFT+RIGHT ARROW
Select text from the cursor to the start of the line.
SHIFT+HOME
Select text from the cursor to the end of the line.
SHIFT+END
Select the previous page.
SHIFT+PAGE UP
Select the next page.
SHIFT+PAGE DOWN
Select text from the cursor to the top of the code.
CTRL+SHIFT+HOME
Select text from the cursor to the bottom of the code.
CTRL+SHIFT+END
Indent the selected text.
TAB
Remove indentation.
SHIFT+TAB
Select area/column/block
ALT+MOUSE SELECT
Cancel selection
ESC
Show white space
CTRL+SHIFT+S

Lookup
Command
Shortcut key
Look up a label.
CTRL+ALT+SPACEBAR
Show label text.
CTRL+L
Look up a definition.
F12
Show the syntax of a method or property.
CTRL+SPACEBAR

Save
Command
Shortcut key
Save the selected text to a separate file.
ALT+S
Close the current TAB, discarding all changes since the last save.
F6
Close and save the current code editor window.
F8
Close the current window.
CTRL+F4

Delete
Command
Shortcut key
Delete from the cursor to the end of the line.
Use SHIFT+END to select to end of line and then DELETE
Delete word to the right of the cursor.
CTRL+DELETE
Delete the word to the left of the cursor.
CTRL+BACKSPACE
Delete the current line.
CTRL+X (with cursor in line, no selection)

Edit
Command
Shortcut key
Insert script.
<SCRIPT NAME>
Insert document header.
///
Comment selection.
CTRL+E, C
Uncomment selection.
CTRL+E, U
Convert selection to lowercase.
CTRL+SHIFT+U
Convert selection to uppercase.
CTRL+U
Display all methods and properties for a selected class.
CTRL+SPACEBAR
Copy selection.
CTRL+C (with text selected)
Copy line.
CTRL+C (with cursor in line, no selection

Find and Replace
Command
Shortcut key
Open the Find dialog.
CTRL+F
Open the Replace dialog.
CTRL+R
Start incremental search..
CTRL+I
Move to next incremental search match in method.
CTRL+I
Reverse the incremental search direction.
CTRL+Shift+I
Remove a character from the incremental search string.
BACKSPACE
Stop the incremental search.
ESC

Go To
Command
Shortcut key
Go to a specific line.
CTRL+G
Go to the next page.
PAGE UP
Go to the previous page.
PAGE DOWN
Go to the top of the code.
CTRL+HOME
Go to the bottom of the code.
CTRL+END
Go to the start of line.
HOME
Go to the end of line.
END
Move one word to the left.
CTRL+LEFT ARROW
Move one word to the right.
CTRL+RIGHT ARROW
Go to the method definition.
F12
Go to the next error message.
F4
Breakpoints
Command
Shortcut key
Remove all breakpoints.
CTRL+SHIFT+F9
Insert or remove a breakpoint.
F9
Enable or disable a breakpoint.
CTRL+F9
Open the Breakpoints dialog.
SHIFT+F9

Compilation and Help
Command
Shortcut key
Open the Scripts menu.
Scripts icon
Open Help.
F1
Show method parameter help.
CTRL+SHIFT+SPACEBAR
Execute the current job.
F5
Compile.
F7
Compile and close a method.
F8
Stop method execution (break).
CTRL+BREAK
Insert a file.
CTRL+ALT+H