7. Keyboard Shortcuts

7.1. LaunchBox

Shortcut(s) Action(s)
Ctrl+Win+K (default) Show/Hide the LaunchBox
  • Tab
  • Alt+Right
  • Space (while being at first
    step and if the space_as_tab
    option is enabled)
Next step (add args, choose action)
Alt+Left Forcefully go back to previous search step
  • Ctrl+Space
  • Shift+Space
Force insert a space character while at first step
Ctrl+Enter Directly select an action
Shift+Enter Execute the item without closing the LaunchBox, and reset
Ctrl+Shift+Enter Execute the item without closing the LaunchBox, and go back to
the initial step of the current search
Alt+Enter Show selected item’s properties
Shift+Alt+Enter Show Shell’s “Properties” dialog for the selected FILE item
  • Alt+X
  • Win+Up
Maximize the LaunchBox (toggle)
Esc
  • Reset your current search (once)
  • Hide the LaunchBox (twice)
  • Shift+Esc
  • Alt+F4
Hide the LaunchBox Hide the LaunchBox
Ctrl+Del Erase a single item from history
Ctrl+BackSpace Erase previous word
  • Ctrl+Down
  • Down (if search state is clean)
Show history items
F5 Refresh Catalog
Identical to clicking the Refresh Catalog menu or launching the
Keypirinha: Refresh Catalog item

7.2. Console

Shortcut(s) Action
  • Esc
  • Alt+F4
Hide the Console
Ctrl+Tab Switch focus between command and log controls
Enter Validate command
Ctrl+BackSpace Erase previous word