IDEA Tech Tip: Keyboard Shortcuts
Do you remember when you discovered that CTRL C and CTRL V could copy and paste your data or that the simple tap of F5 can refresh your page? Using shortcuts makes any computer task more efficient. With that in mind, here is the list of the 21 keyboard shortcuts within IDEA. Do you know them all?
|Close Active Database||CTRL + D|
|Copy||CTRL + C|
|Cut||CTRL + X|
|Display All Records Containing||CTRL + A|
|Find||CTRL + F|
|Go To||CTRL + G|
|Open Database||CTRL + O|
|Paste||CTRL + V|
|CTRL + P|
|Refresh File Explorer||F5|
|New IDEAScript Macro||CTRL + N|
|Record Macro/Stop Recording Macro||CTRL + R|
|Minimize the Ribbon||CTRL + F1|
|Move Between Fly-out Windows||ALT + F6|
|Select Active Window from List||ALT + F7|
|Display System Menu||ALT + HYPHEN|
|Select Active Database from List||CTRL + TAB|
For more IDEA tech tips or to ask your own IDEA questions, visit IDEAScripting.com.
About Alain Soublière:
Alain Soublière has many years of experience working with computer audit software. He worked in a senior management role as the IDEA Product Manager for many years before becoming Director of Product strategy for CaseWare Analytics and more recently the Chief Product Strategist.
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