Knowledge Base

Documentation on how to translate software with POEditor

POEditor keyboard shortcuts can be used to perform a number of actions without using a mouse. You can find a full list of our hotkeys below, according to the pages where they apply.

Dashboard

Shortcut Description
+ key Open Add Project form

Project page

Shortcut Description
+ key Open Add Language form
g then i Open Import form
Ctrl+/ Show hotkeys

Language page

Shortcut Description Good to know
Navigation
Tab Move to next row Your focus must not be in a text box
Shift+Tab Move to previous row Your focus must not be in a text box
Enter Enter text box Your focus must not be in a text box
ESC Exit text box Your focus must not be in a text box
Ctrl+Shift+[1-6] Move to plural form Your focus must not be in a text box
Move to next page Your focus must not be in a text box
Move to previous page Your focus must not be in a text box
/ Focus search box Your focus must not be in a text box
Editing and reviewing
Ctrl+. Copy source string Your focus must be in the text box
c Open comment section Your focus must be on the line
f Toogle Fuzzy flag Your focus must be on the row
p Toggle Proofread flag Your focus must be on the row
a Toggle Automatic flag Your focus must be on the row
r Show term's Reference attribute and/or length Your focus must be on the row
Other
g then i Go to Import page Your focus must not be in a text box
g then e Go to Export page Your focus must not be in a text box
g then p Enter Productivity mode Your focus must not be in a text box
Space Select/Deselect single item on page Your focus must be on the row
Shift+a Select/Deselect all items on page Your focus must not be in a text box
Ctrl+/ Show hotkeys Your focus must not be in a text box

Terms page

Shortcut Description Good to know
Navigation
Tab Move to next row Your focus must not be in a text box
Shift+Tab Move to previous row Your focus must not be in a text box
Move to next page Your focus must not be in a text box
Move to previous page Your focus must not be in a text box
/ Focus search box Your focus must not be in a text box
Viewing translations and term attributes
c Open comment section Your focus must be on the row
p Show plural Your focus must be on the row
t Show translations Your focus must be on the row
x Show Context attribute Your focus must be on the row
r Show Reference attribute Your focus must be on the row
Other
+ key Go to Add Term form Your focus must not be in a text box
g then i Go to Import page Your focus must not be in a text box
Space Select/Deselect single item on page Your focus must be on the row
Shift+a Select/Deselect all items on page Your focus must not be in a text box
Ctrl+/ Show hotkeys Your focus must not be in a text box

Contributors page

Shortcut Description
Navigation
Move to next page
Move to previous page
/ Focus search box
Other
+ Open Add Contributor form
Ctrl+/ Show hotkeys




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