WebMatrix Keyboard Shortcut Guide

If you like to use the keyboard a lot, WebMatrix has many keyboard shortcuts that can save you time. Here’s a complete listing.

Keyboard Shortcut Table - WebMatrix 2

Command

Shortcut

Switch to Sites workspace

CTRL-SHIFT-1

Switch to Files workspace

CTRL-SHIFT-2

Switch to Databases workspace

CTRL-SHIFT-3

Switch to Reports workspace

CTRL-SHIFT-4

Close site

CTRL-SHIFT-F4

Focus on search box (in a dialog)

CTRL-E

Close currently open tab

CTRL-W or CTRL-F4

Maximize Workspace

F11

Add Existing File

ALT-SHIFT-A

Cut

CTRL-X | SHIFT-Del

Copy

CTRL-C | CTRL-Ins

Paste

CTRL-V | SHIFT-Ins

Refresh

F5

Rename

F2

Delete

Del

Launch in Browser (site root)

F12

Launch in Browser (current page)

CTRL-F12

Open File

CTRL-O

New File

CTRL-N

Save

CTRL-S

Undo action

CTRL-Z

Redo action

CTRL-Y

Cycle through open tabs in MRU order (forward)

CTRL-TAB

Cycle through open tabs in MRU order (backward)

CTRL-SHIFT-TAB

Invokes Find in file (inline)

CTRL-F

Invokes Find in all files

CTRL-SHIFT-F

Invokes Replace in File (inline)

CTRL-H

Invokes Replace in all files

CTRL-SHIFT-H


Moves to the next instance of a found string

F3, CTRL-F3

Moves to the previous instance of a found string

SHIFT-F3, CTRL-SHIFT-F3

Go To Line…

CTRL-G

Select All

CTRL-A

Moves cursor to the left, in word-length segments

CTRL-LEFT

Moves cursor to the right, in word-length segments

CTRL-RIGHT

Trigger tab well dropdown

CTRL-SHIFT-T

Cut current line

CTRL-X

Box Selection

ALT-SHIFT-Arrow

Complete Word

CTRL-Space

Show Member List

CTRL-J


Format Document

CTRL-K-D

Transpose Character

CTRL-T


Make Lowercase

CTRL-SHIFT-W

Make Uppercase

CTRL-SHIFT-P

Zoom In

CTRL-+

Zoom Out

CTRL--

Reset Zoom

CTRL-0

Comment Block

CTRL-K-C

Uncomment Block

CTRL-K-U

Toggle All Outline

CTRL-M-M

Toggle Current Outline

CTRL-M-U

Keyboard Shortcut Table - WebMatrix 1

Command

Shortcut

Switch to Sites workspace

CTRL-SHIFT-1

Switch to Files workspace

CTRL-SHIFT-2

Switch to Databases workspace

CTRL-SHIFT-3

Switch to Reports workspace

CTRL-SHIFT-4

Iterate through the workspaces

CTRL-SHIFT-W

Focus on search box (in a dialog)

CTRL-E

Close currently open tab

CTRL-W or CTRL-F4

Maximize Workspace

F11

Add Existing File

CTRL-ALT-A

Cut

CTRL-X | SHIFT-Del

Copy

CTRL-C | CTRL-Ins

Paste

CTRL-V | SHIFT-Ins

Refresh

F5

Rename

F2

Delete

Del

Launch in Browser (site root)

F12

Launch in Browser (current page)

CTRL-F12

Standard Open File… dialog

CTRL-O

New File…

CTRL-N

Save

CTRL-S

Undo action

CTRL-Z

Redo action

CTRL-Y

Cycle through open tabs in MRU order (forward)

CTRL-TAB

Cycle through open tabs in MRU order (backward)

CTRL-SHIFT-TAB

Invokes Find in File (inline)

CTRL-F

Invokes Replace in File (inline)

CTRL-H


Moves to the next instance of a found string

F3, CTRL-F3

Moves to the previous instance of a found string

SHIFT-F3, CTRL-SHIFT-F3

Go To Line…

CTRL-G

Select All

CTRL-A

Select Current Word

CTRL-W

Keeps cursor static, scrolls Editor workspace

CTRL-DOWN, CTRL-UP

Moves cursor to the left, in word-length segments

CTRL-LEFT

Moves cursor to the right, in word-length segments

CTRL-RIGHT

Trigger tab well dropdown

CTRL-SHIFT-T

Cut current line

CTRL-X

Box Selection

ALT-SHIFT-Arrow

Complete Word

CTRL-Space

Show Member List

CTRL-J


Format Document

CTRL-SHIFT-F

Transpose Character

CTRL-T


Transpose Line

ALT-SHIFT-T

Make Lowercase

CTRL-U

Make Uppercase

CTRL-SHIFT-U

Zoom In

CTRL-+

Zoom Out

CTRL--

Reset Zoom

CTRL-0

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