Gramps 4.0 Wiki Manual - Keybindings
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This appendix lists keybindings (also known as Keyboard shortcuts) you can use on the Gramps dialogs, so as to avoid the use of the mouse.
Some keyboard shortcuts require the user to press a single key or a sequence of keys one after the other. Other keyboard shortcuts require pressing and holding several keys simultaneously. Keyboard shortcuts may depend on the keyboard layout (localisation).
The following bindings are available in all views.
|CTRL+O||Manage family trees|
|CTRL+I||Import family tree|
|CTRL+E||Export family tree|
|CTRL+N||Changes the view to the next view category|
|CTRL+P||Changes the view to the previous view category|
|CTRL+M||Close the navigator panel (left sidebar)|
|CTRL+1/CTRL+2/..||Changes the view to view number 1/2/... in this view category|
|CTRL+B||Open the Clipboard|
|CTRL+D||Add the selected item as a bookmark|
|⇧ Shift+CTRL+D||Organize the bookmarks|
|CTRL+H||Open the Undo History dialog|
|CTRL+J||Jump to an ID|
|ALT+← (Left arrow)||Move to previous item in history|
|ALT+→ (Right arrow)||Move to next item in history|
|ALT+Home||Go to the Home Person|
|⇧ Shift+CTRL+C||Configure active view|
|⇧ Shift+CTRL+R||Toggle the right gramplet sidebar|
|⇧ Shift+CTRL+B||Toggle the bottom gramplet sidebar|
|⇧ Shift+CTRL+Z||Do again|
All List Views bindings
The following bindings are available in all list views: People, Family List, Events, Sources, Citations, Places, Media, Repositories and Notes View.
|↵ Enter||Edits the selected list item|
|CTRL+Insert||Adds a new item to the database|
|CTRL+Delete||Deletes the selected list item|
People View bindings
|↵ Enter||Expands and hides entries of the selected surname|
Editor Tab bindings
These bindings work on the tab pages of the editors (so not on the labels of the tabs!, press tab on label to move to tabpage content).
|↵ Enter||Same action as the button when that button is present|
|Insert||Same action as the button when that button is present|
|Delete||Same action as the button when that button is present|
|Ctrl+O||Same action as the Share button when that button is present|
|ALT+← (Left arrow)||Change tabpage to the tabpage to the left|
|ALT+→ (Right arrow)||Change tabpage to the tabpage to the right|
|Right-click||Call up context popup|
|Double-click||Same action as the Edit button when that button is present|
|Middle-click||Common action that is not the same as Edit button. Eg: on Family Editor Child tab, edit child|
These bindings work on Editors by activating focus or by changing state of toggle buttons (Accessibility).
|Ctrl+P||Change the privacy status.|
|Ctrl+D||Call the Date editor (if present).|
|Ctrl+A||Activate the Add button (if present).|
|Ctrl+E||Activate the Edit button (if present).|
|Ctrl+S||Activate the Select button (if present).|
|Ctrl+F||Activate the Father button (if present).|
|Ctrl+M||Activate the Mother button (if present).|
|F11||Maximises Gramps to use the Full screen|