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FrontPage Keyboard Shortcuts

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You can quickly accomplish tasks you perform frequently by using shortcut keys. The availability of shortcut keys in Microsoft FrontPage depends on whether the command you want to use is available in the currently selected view.

Keys for working with pages
Keys for formatting text and paragraphs
Keys for editing and moving text and graphics
Keys for selecting text and graphics
Keys for menus and toolbars
Keys for programming applications
Keys for Help

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Keys for working with pages

To Press
Create a new page CTRL+N
Open a page CTRL+O
Create a hyperlink on a page CTRL+K
Preview a page in a Web browser CTRL+SHIFT+B
Print a page CTRL+P
Display non-printing characters CTRL+ SHIFT+8
Display HTML tags CTRL+ /
Refresh a page F5
Switch between open pages CTRL+TAB
CTRL+SHIFT+TAB
Switch between tab views CTRL+PAGEUP
CTRL+PAGEDOWN
Close a page CTRL+F4
Save a page CTRL+S
Quit Microsoft FrontPage ALT+F4
Find text on pages or in HTML CTRL+F
Replace text on pages or in HTML CTRL+H
Check spelling on a page F7
Look up a word in the Thesaurus SHIFT+F7
Cancel an action ESC
Undo an action CTRL+Z
or ALT+BACKSPACE
Redo or repeat an action CTRL+Y
or SHIFT+ALT+BACKSPACE
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Keys for formatting text and paragraphs

To Press
Change the font CTRL+SHIFT+F
Change the font size CTRL+SHIFT+P
Apply bold formatting CTRL+B
Apply an underline CTRL+U
Apply italic formatting CTRL+I
Apply superscript formatting CTRL+PLUS SIGN
Apply subscript formatting CTRL+MINUS SIGN
Copy formatting CTRL+ SHIFT+C
Paste formatting CTRL+SHIFT+V
Remove manual formatting CTRL+SHIFT+Z
or CTRL+SPACEBAR
Center a paragraph CTRL+E
Left align a paragraph CTRL+L
Right align a paragraph CTRL+R
Indent a paragraph from the left CTRL+M
Indent a paragraph from the right CTRL+ SHIFT+M
Apply a style CTRL+ SHIFT+S
Apply the Normal style CTRL+SHIFT+ N
Apply the Heading 1 style CTRL+ALT+1
Apply the Heading 2 style CTRL+ALT+2
Apply the Heading 3 style CTRL+ALT+3
Apply the Heading 4 style CTRL+ALT+4
Apply the Heading 5 style CTRL+ALT+5
Apply the Heading 6 style CTRL+ALT+6
Apply the List style CTRL+ SHIFT+L
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Keys for editing and moving text and graphics

To Press
Delete one character to the left BACKSPACE
Delete one character to the right DELETE
Delete one word to the left CTRL+BACKSPACE
Delete one word to the right CTRL+DELETE
Cut selected text to the clipboard CTRL+X
or SHIFT+DELETE
Copy text or graphics CTRL+C
or CTRL+INSERT
Paste the clipboard contents CTRL+V
or SHIFT+INSERT
Insert a line break SHIFT+ENTER
Insert a nonbreaking space CTRL+SHIFT+SPACEBAR
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Keys for selecting text and graphics

To extend a selection Press
One character to the right SHIFT+RIGHT ARROW
One character to the left SHIFT+LEFT ARROW
To the end of a word CTRL+SHIFT+RIGHT ARROW
To the end of a line SHIFT+END
To the beginning of a line SHIFT+HOME
One line down SHIFT+DOWN ARROW
One line up SHIFT+UP ARROW
To the end of a paragraph CTRL+SHIFT+DOWN ARROW
To the beginning of a paragraph CTRL+SHIFT+UP ARROW
One screen down SHIFT+PAGE DOWN
One screen up SHIFT+PAGE UP
To include the entire page CTRL+A
Display the properties of a selection ALT+ENTER
Insert a table SHIFT+CTRL+ALT+T
Select the next cell's contents TAB
Select the preceding cell's contents SHIFT+TAB
Extend a selection to adjacent cells Hold down SHIFT and press an arrow key repeatedly
Select a column Click in the column's top or bottom cell,
then hold down SHIFT and press the
UP ARROW or DOWN ARROW key repeatedly
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Keys for menus and toolbars

To Press
Show the shortcut menu SHIFT+F10
Make the menu bar active F10
Show the program icon menu ALT+SPACEBAR
Select the next or previous
command on the menu or submenu
DOWN ARROW or DOWN ARROW
(with the menu or submenu displayed)
Close the visible menu and submenu
at the same time
ALT
Close the visible menu; or, with a
submenu visible, close the submenu only
ESC
Create an Auto Thumbnail of a selected picture CTRL+T
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Keys for programming applications

To Press
Display, edit, or run macros ALT+F8
Display the Microsoft Script Editor SHIFT+ALT+F11
Display the Microsoft Visual Basic Editor ALT+F11
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Keys for Help

To Press
Display the online Help F1
Display context-sensitive Help SHIFT+F1
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See Also

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