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Manual:Keyboard Shortcuts

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Key Shortcut(Windows) Shortcut(Mac OS X) Action
A Ctrl + A Cmd + A Select All
A Ctrl + Shift + A Cmd + Shift + A View/Hide Algebra Window
A Alt + A Option + A alpha α (Press Shift for upper-case: Α)
B Alt + B Option + B beta β (Press Shift for upper-case: Β)
B Ctrl + Shift + B Cmd + Shift + B Export ggbBase64 string to clipboard
C Ctrl + C Cmd + C Copy
C Ctrl + Alt + C Cmd + Option + C Copies values (spreadsheet)
C Ctrl + Shift + C Cmd + Shift + C Copy Graphics View to clipboard
D Ctrl + D Cmd + D Toggle value/definition/command
D Ctrl + Shift + D Cmd + Shift_D Toggle toggle Selection Allowed for all "non-essential" geos
D Alt + D Option + D delta δ (Press Shift for upper-case: Δ)
E Ctrl + E Cmd + E Open Object Properties View
E Ctrl + Shift + E Cmd + Shift + E Open/Close Object Properties View
E Alt + E Option + E Euler ℯ
F Ctrl + F Cmd + F Refresh Views
F Alt + F Option + F phi φ (Press Shift for upper-case: Φ)
G Alt + G Option + G gamma γ (Press Shift for upper-case: Γ)
I Alt + I Option + I imaginary unit ί = √-1
J Ctrl + J Cmd + J Select ancestors
J Ctrl + Shift + J Cmd + Shift + J Select descendants
K Ctrl + Shift + K Cmd + Shift + K View/Hide CAS View
L Ctrl + L Cmd + L Select current layer
L Alt + L Option + L lambda λ (Press Shift for upper-case: Λ)
L Ctrl + Shift + L Cmd + Shift + L View/Hide Construction Protocol
M Ctrl + Shift + M Cmd + Shift + M Export HTML for Applet to Clipboard for Moodle etc
M Alt + M Option + M mu μ (Press Shift for upper-case: Μ)
N Ctrl + N Cmd + N New Window
N Ctrl + Shift + N Cmd + Shift + N Open next window (or next ggb file in folder)
N Ctrl + Shift + Alt + N Cmd + Shift + Option + N Open previous window
O Ctrl + O Cmd + O Open New File
O Alt + O Option + O degree symbol °
P Ctrl + P Cmd + P Print Preview
P Ctrl + Shift + P Cmd + Shift + P Export as picture (png, eps, etc.)
P Alt + P Option + P pi π (Press Shift for upper-case: Π)
Q Ctrl + Q Select descendants (deprecated)
Q Ctrl + Shift + Q Select ancestors (deprecated)
Q Cmd + Q Quit GeoGebra
R Ctrl + R Cmd + R Recompute all objects (including random numbers)
R Alt + R Option + R Square-root symbol: √
S Ctrl + S Cmd + S Save
S Ctrl + Shift + S Cmd + Shift + S View spreadsheet
S Alt + S Option + S sigma σ (Press Shift for upper-case: Σ)
T Ctrl + Shift + T Cmd + Shift + T Export as PSTricks
T Alt + T Option + T theta θ (Press Shift for upper-case: Θ)
U Alt + U Option + U infinity ∞
V Ctrl + V Cmd + V Paste
W Cmd + W Quit GeoGebra
W Ctrl + Shift + W Cmd + Shift + W Export Dynamic Worksheet
W Alt + W Option + W omega ω (Press Shift for upper-case: Ω)
Y Ctrl + Y Cmd + Y Redo
Z Ctrl + Z Cmd + Z Undo
Z Ctrl + Shift + Z Cmd + Shift + Z Redo
0 Alt + 0 Option + 0 to the power of 0
1 Ctrl + 1 Standard font size, line thickness, and point size
1 Alt + 1 Option + 1 to the power of 1
1 Ctrl + Shift + 1 Cmd + Shift + 1 View/Hide Graphics View 1
2 Ctrl + 2 Increase font size, line thickness, and point size
2 Alt + 2 Option + 2 to the power of 2
2 Ctrl + Shift + 2 Cmd + Shift + 2 View/Hide Graphics View 2
3 Ctrl + 3 Black/white mode
3 Alt + 3 Option + 3 to the power of 3
4 Alt + 4 Option + 4 to the power of 4
5 Alt + 5 Option + 5 to the power of 5
6 Alt + 6 Option + 6 to the power of 6
7 Alt + 7 Option + 7 to the power of 7
8 Alt + 8 Option + 8 to the power of 8
9 Alt + 9 Option + 9 to the power of 9
- - - Decrease selected slider/number
Move selected point along path/curve
- Ctrl + - Ctrl + - Zoom out(hold Alt as well for accelerated zoom)
- Alt + - Option + - superscript minus
+ + + Increase selected slider/number
Move selected point along path/curve
+ Ctrl + + Ctrl + + Zoom in (hold Alt as well for accelerated zoom)
+ Alt + + Option + + plus-or-minus ±
= = = Increase selected slider/number
Move selected point along curve
= Ctrl + = Cmd + = Zoom in (hold Alt as well for accelerated zoom)
= Alt + = Option + = not-equal-to ≠
< Alt + < Option + < less-than-or-equal-to ≤
, (comma) Alt + , Option + , less-than-or-equal-to ≤
> Alt + > Option + > greater-than-or-equal-to ≥
. (period) Alt + . Option + . greater-than-or-equal-to ≥
F1 F1 F1 Help
F2 F2 F2 Start editing selected object
F3 F3 F3 Copy definition of selected object to the Input Bar
F4 F4 F4 Copy value of selected object to the Input Bar
F4 Alt + F4 Quit GeoGebra
F5 F5 F5 copy name of selected object to the Input Bar
F9 F9 F9 Recompute all objects (including random numbers)
Enter Enter Enter Toggle input between Graphics View and Input Bar
Tab Ctrl + Tab Cmd + Tab Cycle the focus round the open views
Left Click Left Click Left Click (current mode)
Left Click Alt+Left Click Option+Left Click copy definition to input bar
Left Click Alt+Left Drag Option+Left Drag create list of selected objects in input bar
Right Click Right click in Graphics View Fast drag mode (drag on object)
Zoom (drag not on object)
Open menu (click on object)
Open Axes and Grid menu (click not on object)
Right Click Shift+ Right Drag Zooms without preserving the aspect ratio
Scroll Wheel Scroll Wheel Scroll Wheel Zoom in / out (Application)
Scroll Wheel Shift+Scroll Wheel Zoom in / out (Applet)
Scroll Wheel Alt+Scroll Wheel Option+Scroll Wheel Accelerated zoom in / out
Delete Delete Delete current selection
Backspace Backspace Backspace Delete current selection
Up arrow ↑ Increase selected slider/number
Move selected point up
Go to older entry in Input Bar history
Go up in construction protocol
Up arrow ↑ Ctrl + x10 speed multiplier
Spreadsheet: go to top of current block of cells
(or go up to next defined cell)
Up arrow ↑ Shift + Shift + x0.1 speed multiplier, or rescale y-axis if no objects selected
Up arrow ↑ Alt + Option + x100 multiplier
Right arrow → Increase selected slider/number
Move selected point right
Go up in construction protocol
Right arrow → Ctrl + x10 speed multiplier
Spreadsheet: go to right of current block of cells
(or go right to next defined cell)
Right arrow → Shift + Shift + x0.1 speed multiplier, or rescale x-axis if no objects selected
Right arrow → Alt + Option + x100 multiplier
Left arrow ← Decrease selected slider/number
Move selected point left
Go down in construction protocol
Left arrow ← Ctrl + x10 speed multiplier
Spreadsheet: go to left of current block of cells
(or go left to next defined cell)
Left arrow ← Shift + Shift + x0.1 speed multiplier, or rescale x-axis if no objects selected
Left arrow ← Alt + Option + x100 multiplier
Down arrow ↓ Decrease selected slider/number
Move selected point down
Go to newer entry in Input Bar history
Go down in construction protocol
Down arrow ↓ Ctrl + x10 speed multiplier
Spreadsheet: go to bottom of current block of cells
(or go down to next defined cell)
Down arrow ↓ Shift + Shift + x0.1 speed multiplier, or rescale y-axis if no objects selected
Down arrow ↓ Alt + Option + x100 multiplier
Home Home Go to first item in construction protocol
Spreadsheet: go to top left
PgUp ↑ PgUp↑ Go to first item in construction protocol
End End Go to last item in construction protocol
Spreadsheet: go to bottom right
PgDn↓ PgDn↓ Go to last item in construction protocol

In addition, use Alt + Shift (Mac OS X Ctrl + Shift) to get upper-case Greek characters.