50 Most useful Notepad++ Keyboard Shortcuts keys

50 Most useful Notepad++ Keyboard Shortcuts

File management and editing operations keys 

Notepad plus plus Keyboard Shortcuts keys

Notepad plus plus Keyboard Shortcuts keys

Create New file : Ctrl + N

To Save a file : Ctrl + S

To open file : Ctrl  + O

Close current file : Ctrl + W 

To Copy : Ctrl + C 

To Cut : Ctrl + X 

To Paste : Ctrl + V

 To Undo : Ctrl + Z

To Redo : Ctrl + Y

 Select All : Ctrl + A

 Open Run Dialog : F5

To close Notepad++ : Alt + F4

Duplicate current Line : Ctrl + D

 Delete current Line : Ctrl + L

Switch the current line position with the previous line position : Ctrl + T

Open GoToLine Dialog : Ctrl+G

 Toggle Full Screen Mode : F11

 Next Document : Ctrl+Tab

 Previous Document : Ctrl+Shft+Tab

 Move Current Line Up : Ctrl+Shft+Up

Move Current Line Down :Ctrl+Shft+Down

 Collapse the Current Level :Ctrl+Alt+F

 Undo collapse the Current Level :Ctrl+Alt+Shft+F

Search and find shortcut keys

To open Find Dialog : Ctrl + F

To open Replace : Ctrl + H

To find Next value : F3

To find Previous value: Shft+F3

 Find in Files : Ctrl+Shft+F3

Select and find next search value : Ctrl+F3

Select and find previouse search value : Ctrl+Shft+F3

 Incremental Search : Ctrl+Shft+I

BookMark Shortcut Keys

To Toggle Bookmark : Ctrl+F2

 Next Bookmark : F2

 Go To Previous Bookmark : Shft+F2

To Zoom in and out

 Zoom in : Ctrl+(Keypad+) or Ctrl + mouse wheel up

Zoom out : Ctrl+(Keypad-) or Ctrl + mouse wheel down

 Restore the original size from zoom : Ctrl + (keypad /)

Words Operations

 Delete to start of word :Ctrl+BackSpace

Delete to end of word : Ctrl+Delete

 Delete to start of line :Ctrl+Shft+BackSpace

 Delete to end of line :Ctrl+Shft+Delete

To use in Macro Operation:

Play recorded macro :Ctrl+Shft+P 

 Start to record /Stop recording the macro :Ctrl+Shft+R

Style Options

1st Style to 5th Style: Ctrl + Shift + 1 to Ctrl + Shift +  5 

Search style : Ctrl + Shift + 0

 Convert to lower case :Ctrl+U

Convert to UPPER CASE :Ctrl+Shft+U 

To Comment or uncomment Keyboard shortcut

Block comment/uncomment :Ctrl+Q

To stream comment :Ctrl+Shft+Q

Other Important Keys

 Column Mode Select : Alt+Shft+Arrow keys \  Alt + Left mouse click 

Open CallTip ListBox: Ctrl+Space 

Open word Completion ListBox: Alt+Space

Tab (selection of several lines) : Insert tabulation or space 

 Remove Tabulation or Space :Shft+Tab (selection of several lines)

 Fold All :Alt+0

 Unfold All :Alt-Shft-0

Collapse the Level (1-8) :Alt+(Number 1-8) 

Uncollapse the Level (1-8) :Alt+Shft+(Number 1-8) 

 Go to matching brace :Ctrl+B

 Copy current line to clipboard :Ctrl+Shft+T

 Split Lines :Ctrl+I

 Join Lines :Ctrl+J

 Text Direction RTL :Ctrl+Alt+R

Text Direction LTR :Ctrl+Alt+L 


  1. rohit aggarwal May 1, 2019
  2. varun gupta May 1, 2019

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