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<title>Keyboard Shortcut Settings</title>
<h2>Keyboard Shortcut Settings</h2>

<p>In Scribus 1.3.x, the keyboard shortcuts are completely revised. There is still some ongoing work, so the most updated information is here: </p>
<a href="http://wiki.scribus.net/index.php/Keyboard_Shortcuts_by_Key">http://wiki.scribus.net/index.php/Keyboard_Shortcuts_by_Key</a>
<p>See also: <a href="mouse.html">Mouse Usage Hints</a><strong> Note:</strong> Keyboard Short Cuts are completely customizable and can be exported for use on other machines under the Keyboard Preferences.</p>


<h3> Default Keyboard Shortcuts for Scribus 1.3.x </h3>

<h3> Function Keys </h3>
<table >
<tr >
<td> <b>Function</b> </td><td> <b>Shortcut</b>
</td></tr>

<tr >
<td> Show Help Manual </td><td> F1
</td></tr>

<tr >
<td> Show Layers Palette </td><td> F6
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Toggle All Palettes </td><td> F10
</td></tr>

<tr >
<td> Toggle All Guides </td><td> F11
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Insert Unicode Character </td><td> F12 &#043; 4 digit hex value
</td></tr></table>
<h3> Control, Shift, Alt Keys </h3>

<table >
<tr >
<td> <b>Function</b> </td><td> <b>Shortcut</b>
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Select All </td><td> Control-A
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Deselect All </td><td> Control-Shift-A

</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Copy </td><td> Control-C
</td></tr>

<tr ><td> Get Text or Image depending on selection </td><td> Control-D</td></tr>
<tr ><td> Item Duplicate </td><td> Control&#043;Alt&#043;Shift&#043;D</td></tr>
<tr><td>Image Effects <td></td>Control-E</td></tr>
<tr ><td> Search and Replace </td><td> Control-F</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Lock Item </td><td> Control-L
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Lock Item Size </td><td> Control-Shift-L
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Group Items </td><td> Control-G</td></tr>
<tr ><td> Ungroup Item </td><td> Control&#043;Shift&#043;G</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Document Information </td><td> Control-I
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Delete Item </td><td> Control-K
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> New File </td><td> Control-N

</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Open File </td><td> Control-O
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Print </td><td> Control-P
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Quit </td><td> Control-Q

</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Save </td><td> Control-S
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Save As </td><td> Control-Shift-S
</td></tr>

<tr >
<td> Paste </td><td> Control-V
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Close File </td><td> Control-W
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Cut </td><td> Control-X

</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Edit with Story Editor </td><td> Control-Y
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Undo </td><td> Control-Z
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Redo </td><td> Control-Shift-Z

</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Select All </td><td> Control-A
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> DeSelect All </td><td> Control-Shift-A
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Zoom to fit </td><td> Control-0

</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Zoom to 100% </td><td> Control-1
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Zoom In </td><td> Control-Plus
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Zoom Out </td><td> Control-Minus

</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Smart Hyphen </td><td> Control-Shift-Minus
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Non Breaking Space </td><td> Control-Space
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Insert Page Number </td><td> Control-Alt-Shift-P

</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Raise </td><td> Control-Home
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Lower </td><td> Control-End
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Raise to top </td><td> Home

</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Lower to bottom </td><td> End
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> New Line </td><td> Shift-Return
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Frame Break </td><td> Control-Return

</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Column Break </td><td> Control-Shift-Return
</td></tr></table>

<p>You can <em>constrain</em> objects when re-sizing them with Ctrl-drag. <em>Constraining</em> keeps the aspect ratio the same as the original shape.</p>

<h3> Normal Keys </h3>
<table >
<tr >
<td> <b>Function</b> </td><td> <b>Shortcut</b>
</td></tr>
<tr >

<td> A </td><td> Insert Table Frame
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> B </td><td> Insert Bezier Curve
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> C </td><td> Select (Temporary until the rest are sorted out)
</td></tr>

<tr >
<td> E </td><td> Edit Contents (text in a text frame, or image location in an image frame)
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> F </td><td> Insert Freehand Line
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> I </td><td> Insert Image Frame

</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> N </td><td> Link Text Frame
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> L </td><td> Insert Line
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> P </td><td> Insert Polygon

</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> R </td><td> Rotate
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> S </td><td> Insert Shape
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> T </td><td> Insert Text Frame

</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> U </td><td> Unlink Text Frame
</td></tr>
<tr >
<td> Z </td><td> Zoom
</td></tr></table>
<h3>Story Editor</h3>
<table>
  <tbody>
    <tr>
      <td>Esc</td><td>Closes Story Editor</td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td>Ctrl &#043;W</td><td>Save Changes and Close Story Editor</td>
    </tr>
<tr><td>Ctrl &#043;S <td></td>Save File While Editing in Story Editor</td></tr>
  </tbody>
</table>

<h3>Moving and Re-sizing using Arrow Keys</h3>
<p></p>

<p>Move item 1 unit (current: pt,mm,in,c,p,cm)   Arrow key up/down/left/right</p>6
 <p>Move item 10 units (current: pt,mm,in,c,p,cm)   Shift+Arrow keys</p>
 <p>Move item 0.1 units (current: pt,mm,in,c,p,cm)   Control+Shift+Arrow keys</p>
 <p>Resize item 1 unit outwards (current: pt,mm,in,c,p,cm)   Alt+Arrow keys</p>
 <p>Resize item 1 unit inwards(current: pt,mm,in,c,p,cm)   Shift+Alt+Arrow keys</p>
 <p>Resize item 10 units outwards (current: pt,mm,in,c,p,cm)   Control+Alt+Arrow keys</p>
 <p>Resize item 10 units inwards(current: pt,mm,in,c,p,cm)   Control+Shift+Alt+Arrow keys</p>




<h3>Selection/Navigation Keys</h3>
<p>Shift &#043; Left Click = Selecting more than one object.</p>
<p>Shift&#043;Cursor Key selects Characters</p>
<p>Ctrl&#043;Shift&#043;Cursor Key selects Words</p>
<p>Ctrl&#043;Cursor Up/Down selects Lines</p>
<p>Ctrl&#043;Home selects Text from the Start to the Cursor Position</p>
<p>Ctrl&#043;End selects Text from the Cursor Position to the End</p>
<p>Ctrl&#043;Cursor Key moves to the next Word</p>
<p>Home moves to the beginning of the line</p>
<p>End moves to the end of the line</p>
<p>Ctrl&#043;Shift&#043;Click selects the Object beneath another</p>
<p>Shift&#043;Click adds an Object to the Selection</p>
<p>Ctrl&#043;Alt&#043;Click selects a single Object out of a Groups</p>
<p>Overlapping objects - Control shift select any frame on any level on one layer to select it. Then to move or resize the frame you have selected, hold down control.</p>
<p>You can <strong><em>constrain</em></strong> objects when re-sizing them with Ctrl&#043drag. <em>Constraining</em> keeps the aspect ratio the same as the original shape.</p>
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