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You can use hotkey to accelerate your operations in ForeUI. Currently the hotkeys below are available:

Hotkey

Effective Region

Description

Comment

Ctrl + N

Main Window

Create a new ForeUI plot file and open it.

Command + N in Mac OS X

Ctrl + O

Main Window

Browse an existed ForeUI plot file to open.

Command + O in Mac OS X

Ctrl + S

Main Window

Save the current editing plot file.

Command + S in Mac OS X

Shift + Ctrl + S

Main Window

Save plot as ...

Shift + Command + S in Mac OS X

Shift + Ctrl + Y

Main Window

Launch slide show.

Shift + Command + Y in Mac OS X

Ctrl + R

Main Window

Run simulation in your default web browser.

Command + R in Mac OS X

Ctrl + Z

Main Window

Undo the last editing action.

Command + Z in Mac OS X

Ctrl + Y

Main Window

Redo the last undo action.

Shift + Command + Z in Mac OS X

Ctrl + X

Main Window, Text Editor, Behavior Editor

Cut the selected content.

Command + X in Mac OS X

Ctrl + C

Main Window, Text Editor, Behavior Editor

Copy the selected content.

Command + C in Mac OS X

Ctrl + V

Main Window, Text Editor, Behavior Editor

Paste the selected content.

Command + V in Mac OS X

Delete or Backspace

Main Window, Text Editor, Behavior Editor

Remove the selected content.

Backspace in Mac OS X

Ctrl + D

Main Window

Open behavior editor for selected element or current page.

Command + D in Mac OS X

Ctrl + Right

Main Window

Select next element in plot.

Command + Right in Mac OS X

Ctrl + Left

Main Window

Select previous element in plot.

Command + Left in Mac OS X

Ctrl + A

Main Window

Select all elements in plot.

Command + A in Mac OS X

Ctrl + Q

Main Window

Quit ForeUI.

Command + Q in Mac OS X

Page Down

Main Window, Simulation in Browser

Switch to next page.

Fn + Down in Mac OS X

Page Up

Main Window, Simulation in Browser

Switch to previous page.

Fn + Up in Mac OS X

Left, Right, Up, Down

Plot Editing Area

Move the selected elements in plot.

 

Hold Shift + Single Click

Plot Editing Area

Add/remove element to current selection.

 

Hold Shift + Single Click

Polygon Editor

Draw horizontal, vertical or 45 degree line.

 

Hold Ctrl + Single Click

Plot Editing Area

Add/remove element from current selection.

 

Hold Shift + Drag & Drop

Plot Editing Area

Force to drag an area to select elements inside

 

Hold Shift + Drag & Drop

Selection Border

Resize selected elements, with aspect ratio locked.

 

Right Click

Plot Editing Area, Behavior Editor

Show context menu.

 

Enter

All windows that have "Ok" button

Emulate pressing the ok button.

 

Escape

All windows that have "Cancel" button

Emulate pressing the cancel button.

 

Ctrl + Equals

Main Window

Zoom In

Command + Equals in Mac OS X

Ctrl + Minus

Main Window

Zoom Out

Command + Minus in Mac OS X

Ctrl + 1

Main Window

Zoom to 100%

Command + 1 in Mac OS X

Ctrl + 2

Main Window

Zoom to 200%

Command + 2 in Mac OS X

Ctrl + 3

Main Window

Zoom to 300%

Command + 3 in Mac OS X

Ctrl + 4

Main Window

Zoom to 400%

Command + 4 in Mac OS X

Ctrl + 5

Main Window

Zoom to 50%

Command + 5 in Mac OS X

Ctrl + Mouse Wheel

Main Window

Zoom In / Out

 

Ctrl + E

Main Window

Show/Hide the Elements Panel

Command + E in Mac OS X

Ctrl + I

Main Window

Show/Hide the Images Panel

Command + I in Mac OS X

Ctrl + L

Main Window

Show/Hide the Outline View

Command + L in Mac OS X

Ctrl + F

Main Window

Show/Hide the Element Search Panel

Command + F in Mac OS X

Ctrl + P

Main Window

Show/Hide the Page Management View

Command + P in Mac OS X

Ctrl + B

Main Window

Show/Hide the Behavior Editor View

Command + B in Mac OS X

Ctrl + T

Main Window

Show/Hide the Tools Panel

Command + T in Mac OS X

Ctrl + J

Main Window

Show/Hide the Custom Properties View

Command + J in Mac OS X

Ctrl + K

Main Window

Show/Hide the System Properties View

Command + K in Mac OS X

Ctrl + G

Main Window

Group selected elements.

Command + G in Mac OS X

Ctrl + Shift + G

Main Window

Ungroup selected elements.

Command + Shift + G in Mac OS X