Visual Studio 2013 Keyboard Shortcuts – Part II

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Here are some examples of what keyboard shortcuts are available, in a multi-part article that spans several days.

Edit

Break Line
Enter
Shift+Enter
Char Left
Left Arrow
Char Left Extend
Shift+Left Arrow
Char Left Extend Column
Shift+Alt+Left Arrow
Char Right
Right Arrow
Char Right Extend
Shift+Right Arrow
Char Right Extend Column
Shift+Alt+Right Arrow
Char Transpose
Ctrl+T
Clear Bookmarks
Ctrl+B, C
Ctrl+B, Ctrl+C
Collapse All Outlining
Ctrl+M, Ctrl+A
Collapse Current Region
Ctrl+M, Ctrl+S
Collapse Tag
Ctrl+M, Ctrl+T
Collapseto Definitions
Ctrl+M, Ctrl+O
Ctrl+M, O
Comment Selection
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+C
Ctrl+E, C
Ctrl+E, Ctrl+C
Complete Word
Ctrl+Space
Alt+Right Arrow
Ctrl+K, W
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+W
Copy
Ctrl+C
Ctrl+Ins
Copy Parameter Tip
Ctrl+Shift+Alt+C
Create Copyof Work Item
Shift+Alt+C
Cut
Ctrl+X
Shift+Del
Cycle Clipboard Ring
Ctrl+Shift+V
Ctrl+Shift+Ins
Decrease Filter Level
Alt+,
Delete
Del
Ctrl+Del
Shift+Del
Delete Backwards
Bkspce
Shift+Bkspce
Delete From Model
Shift+Del
Delete Horizontal White Space
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+\
Ctrl+E, \
Ctrl+E, Ctrl+\
Document End
Ctrl+End
End
Document End Extend
Ctrl+Shift+End
Shift+End
Document Start
Ctrl+Home
Home
Document Start Extend
Ctrl+Shift+Home
Shift+Home
Edit Cell
F2
Enable Bookmark
Ctrl+B, E
Ctrl+B, Ctrl+E
Expand All Outlining
Ctrl+M, Ctrl+X
Expand Collapse Base Type List
Shift+Alt+B
Expand Current Region
Ctrl+M, Ctrl+E
Find
Ctrl+F
Find All References
Ctrl+K, R
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+R
Shift+F12
Findin Files
Ctrl+Shift+F
Find Next
F3
Find Next Selected
Ctrl+F3
Find Previous
Shift+F3
Find Previous Selected
Ctrl+Shift+F3
Format Document
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+D
Ctrl+E, D
Ctrl+E, Ctrl+D
Format Selection
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+F
Ctrl+E, F
Ctrl+E, Ctrl+F
Generate Method
Ctrl+K, M
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+M
Go To
Ctrl+G
Goto Brace
Ctrl+]
Goto Brace Extend
Ctrl+Shift+]
Go To Declaration
Ctrl+F12
Go To Definition
F12
Go To Find Combo
Ctrl+/
Go To Next Location
F8
Go To Prev Location
Shift+F8
Hide Selection
Ctrl+M, Ctrl+H
Increase Filter Level
Alt+.
Incremental Search
Ctrl+I
Indent
Shift+Alt+Right Arrow
Insert Snippet
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+X
Ctrl+K, X
Insert Tab
Tab
Line Cut
Ctrl+L
Line Delete
Ctrl+Shift+L
Line Down
Down Arrow
Line Down Extend
Shift+Down Arrow
Shift+Up Arrow
Line Down Extend Column
Shift+Alt+Down Arrow
Line End
End
Line End Extend
Shift+End
Line End Extend Column
Shift+Alt+End
Line Open Above
Ctrl+Enter
Line Open Below
Ctrl+Shift+Enter
Line Start
Home
Line Start Extend
Shift+Home
Line Start Extend Column
Shift+Alt+Home
Line Transpose
Shift+Alt+T
Line Up
Up Arrow
Line Up Extend
Shift+Up Arrow
Shift+Down Arrow
Line Up Extend Column
Shift+Alt+Up Arrow
List Members
Ctrl+J
Ctrl+K, L
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+L
Make Lowercase
Ctrl+U
Make Uppercase
Ctrl+Shift+U
Move Control Down
Ctrl+Down Arrow
Down Arrow
Move Control Down Grid
Down Arrow
Move Control Left
Ctrl+Left Arrow
Left Arrow
Move Control Left Grid
Left Arrow
Move Control Right
Ctrl+Right Arrow
Right Arrow
Move Control Right Grid
Right Arrow
Move Control Up
Ctrl+Up Arrow
Up Arrow
Move Control Up Grid
Up Arrow
Move Selected Lines Down
Alt+Down Arrow
Move Selected Lines Up
Alt+Up Arrow
Navigate To
Ctrl+,
Navigate To Lollipop
Shift+Alt+L
New Accelerator
Ins
New String
Ins
Next Bookmark
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+N
Ctrl+B, N
Ctrl+B, Ctrl+N
Next Highlighted Reference
Ctrl+Shift+Down Arrow
Next Key Typed
Ctrl+W
Open File
Ctrl+Shift+G
Outdent
Shift+Alt+Left Arrow
Overtype Mode
Ins
Page Down
PgDn
Page Down Extend
Shift+PgDn
Page Up
PgUp
Page Up Extend
Shift+PgUp
Parameter Info
Ctrl+Shift+Space
Ctrl+K, P
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+P
Paste
Ctrl+V
Shift+Ins
Paste Parameter Tip
Ctrl+Shift+Alt+P
Peek Backward
Ctrl+Alt+-
Peek Definition
Alt+F12
Peek Forward
Ctrl+Alt+=
Previous Bookmark
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+P
Ctrl+B, P
Ctrl+B, Ctrl+P
Previous Highlighted Reference
Ctrl+Shift+Up Arrow
Quick Find Symbol
Shift+Alt+F12
Quick Info
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+I
Ctrl+K, I
Redo
Ctrl+Y
Ctrl+Shift+Z
Shift+Alt+Bkspce
Refresh Remote References
Ctrl+Shift+J
Refresh Work Item
F5
Remove
Del
Removefrom Diagram
Del
Remove Row
Ctrl+Del
Replace
Ctrl+H
Replacein Files
Ctrl+Shift+H
Reverse Incremental Search
Ctrl+Shift+I
Scroll Column Left
Ctrl+Left Arrow
Scroll Column Right
Ctrl+Right Arrow
Scroll Line Down
Ctrl+Down Arrow
Scroll Line Up
Ctrl+Up Arrow
Select All
Ctrl+A
Select Current Word
Ctrl+Shift+W
Selection Cancel
Esc
Select Next Control
Tab
Select Previous Control
Shift+Tab
Select To Last Go Back
Ctrl+=
Show Code Lens Menu
Alt+`
Show Tile Grid
Enter
Size Control Down
Ctrl+Shift+Down Arrow
Shift+Down Arrow
Size Control Down Grid
Shift+Down Arrow
Size Control Left
Ctrl+Shift+Left Arrow
Shift+Left Arrow
Size Control Left Grid
Shift+Left Arrow
Size Control Right
Ctrl+Shift+Right Arrow
Shift+Right Arrow
Size Control Right Grid
Shift+Right Arrow
Size Control Up
Ctrl+Shift+Up Arrow
Shift+Up Arrow
Size Control Up Grid
Shift+Up Arrow
Stop Hiding Current
Ctrl+M, Ctrl+U
Stop Outlining
Ctrl+M, Ctrl+P
Ctrl+M, P
Stop Search
Alt+F3, S
Surround With
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+S
Ctrl+K, S
Swap Anchor
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+A
Ctrl+E, A
Ctrl+E, Ctrl+A
Tab Left
Shift+Tab
Toggle All Outlining
Ctrl+M, Ctrl+L
Ctrl+M, L
Toggle Bookmark
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+K
Ctrl+B, T
Ctrl+B, Ctrl+T
Toggle Completion Mode
Ctrl+Alt+Space
Toggle Outlining Expansion
Ctrl+M, Ctrl+M
Ctrl+M, M
Toggle Task List Shortcut
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+H
Ctrl+E, T
Ctrl+E, Ctrl+T
Toggle Word Wrap
Ctrl+E, Ctrl+W
Ctrl+E, W
Uncomment Selection
Ctrl+K, Ctrl+U
Ctrl+E, U
Ctrl+E, Ctrl+U
Undo
Ctrl+Z
Alt+Bkspce
View Bottom
Ctrl+PgDn
View Bottom Extend
Ctrl+Shift+PgDn
View Top
Ctrl+PgUp
View Top Extend
Ctrl+Shift+PgUp
View White Space
Ctrl+R, Ctrl+W
Ctrl+E, S
Ctrl+E, Ctrl+S
Word Delete To End
Ctrl+Del
Word Delete To Start
Ctrl+Bkspce
Word Next
Ctrl+Right Arrow
Word Next Extend
Ctrl+Shift+Right Arrow
Word Next Extend Column
Ctrl+Shift+Alt+Right Arrow
Word Previous
Ctrl+Left Arrow
Word Previous Extend
Ctrl+Shift+Left Arrow
Word Previous Extend Column
Ctrl+Shift+Alt+Left Arrow
Word Transpose
Ctrl+Shift+T

You can see the complete list here.

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