144 Shortcuts for Google Chrome (Windows)  [edit]

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minusplus1. Manage Tabs
Ctrl+T Open a new tab
Ctrl+Shift+T Reopen the last tab closed (up to 10 tabs)
Ctrl+W/ Ctrl+F4 Close the tab
(or close Chrome if only one tab is open)
Ctrl+1 through Ctrl+8 Switch to the first tab, the second, etc.
Ctrl+9 Switch to the last tab
Ctrl+Tab/Ctrl+Page Up Switch to the next tab
Ctrl+Shift+Tab/Ctrl+Page Down Switch to the previous tab
Ctrl+N Open a new window
Ctrl+Shift+N Open a new incognito window
Ctrl+Shift+W/ Alt+F4 Close the current window
Ctrl+left-click Open the link in a new background tab
Ctrl+Shift+left-click Open the link in a new foreground tab
Shift+left-click Open the link in a new window
Alt+left-click Download the link
Ctrl + click on "Search Google for" from a drop down menu Open Google search in a new background tab
Shift + click on "Search Google for" from a drop down menu Open Google search in a new window
Drag link to an existing tab Open the link in the selected tab
Drag link to tab bar Open the link in a new tab in the specified position on the tab strip
Hold Ctrl + click on tabs in the tab bar Select multiple tabs (to rearrange them or create a new window)
Hold Shift + click on two tabs in the tab bar Select all the tabs between two tabs (to rearrange them or create a new window)

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minusplus2. Address Bar
Ctrl+L/ Alt+D Set focus to the address bar (highlights the current webpage URL if available)
Shift+Alt+T Set focus to the toolbar
Ctrl+E/ Ctrl+K Enter search query in the address bar
Arrow Down to highlight, then Shift + Delete Remove a prediction from the address bar
Type search term and press Enter Perform a search using the search engine associated with the keyword or the URI
Type and press Alt+Enter Open the site or a search in a new foreground tab
Type and press Win+Enter Open the site or a search in a new background tab
Type and press Shift+Enter Open the site or a search in a new window
Type and press Ctrl+Enter Add www. to beginning and .com to end of input and open the web address in the current tab
Type and press Ctrl+Alt+Enter Add www. to beginning and .com to end of input and open the web address in a new foreground tab
Type and press Ctrl+Win+Enter Add www. to beginning and .com to end of input and open the web address in a new background tab
Type and press Ctrl+Shift+Enter Add www. to beginning and .com to end of input and open the web address in a new window
Type name of search engine and press Tab Tab-to-Search feature. E.g. Typing in 'yahoo.com' plus tab opens yahoo search. Add/edit search engines via 'Under the Hood' -> Basic -> Search Engines.

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minusplus3. View Webpages
F6 Alternate focus between address bar, bookmarks bar and webpage
Arrow Down/Arrow Up Scroll down / scroll up
Page Down/Page Up Scroll one page down / up
Space/Shift+Space Scroll one page down / up
Home/End Jump to beginning / to end of webpage
Ctrl+[+]/- Zoom in / zoom out (or Ctrl+mousewheel)
Ctrl+0 (zero) Return zoom to normal text size
Ctrl+U View webpage source
F11 Turn full screen on / off
F Turn fullscreen on / off for some video types (e.g. YouTube)
M Mute / unmute some video types (e.g. YouTube)

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minusplus4. Browse between Webpages
Alt+Home Jump to homepage
Alt+Arrow Left/Arrow Right Jump to previous webpage visited / jump to next webpage
F5/Ctrl+R Reload current webpage
Ctrl+F5/Shift+F5 Reload current webpage with cache override
Esc Stop webpage loading

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minusplus5. Browse within Webpages
Tab/Shift+Tab with focus on webpage Jump to next / previous link
Enter on link Open link in current tab
Ctrl+Enter on link Open link in a new background tab
Shift+Ctrl+Enter on link Open link in a new foreground tab
Shift+Enter on link Open link in a new window
Alt+Enter on link Download link
Shift+F10 Open context menu (simulate right mouse button)
Ctrl+A Select all content on webpage
Ctrl+C with content selected Copy selected content to clipboard

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minusplus6. Access Browser Features
Ctrl+P Print current webpage (Chrome Print Dialog)
Ctrl+Shift+P Print current webpage (Native Windows Print Dialog)
Ctrl+O Open file
Ctrl+S Save current webpage
Alt+F Open Wrench Menu (I'd call it file menu to remember the shortcut)
Ctrl+H Open History tab
Ctrl+J Open Downloads tab
Shift+Esc View Google Task manager
F1 Chrome Help
Ctrl+Shift+Del Open the Clear Browsing Data options

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minusplus7. Search
Ctrl+F/F3 Find text on webpage. Press Enter for.
Enter/Shift+Enter with text found on webpage Find next / find previous match
Ctrl+G/Ctrl+Shift+G with text found on webpage Find next / find previous match
Esc With focus on Search box: Close Search box

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minusplus8. Bookmarks Shortcuts
Ctrl+Shift+B Show or hide bookmarks bar
Ctrl+Shift+O Open Bookmark Manager
Ctrl+D Add bookmark for current webpage
Ctrl+Shift+D Saves all open pages as bookmarks in a new folder
Drag URL to bookmark bar Bookmark webpage (can be URL from address bar or link from page)
Alt+F, then B Open Bookmark Manager Tab

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minusplus9. Manage Chrome DevTools
minusplusAccessing DevTools and DevTools Basics
Ctrl+Shift+I (or F12) Open Developer Tools
Ctrl+Shift+J Open Developer Tools (With Focus on Javascript Console)
Ctrl+Shift+C Toggle Element Inspection mode
Ctrl+Shift+C (2x) Switch Focus on Developer Tools (there is not really a shortcut for focusing on the Developer Tool, but this is a workaround. Watch the Inspector Mode Icon change color as you press for guidence. Finally, this works only if DevTools are docked; if they are not, simpy switch between windows with Alt+Tab)
? Show General Settings Dialog (press Esc to exit)
Ctrl+[/] Switch to next / Switch to previous panel (add Alt to the combination to reverse the direction)
Ctrl+D Dock / Undock Developer Tool
Ctrl+Shift+M Toggle (mobile) Device Mode
Ctrl+F Search Text in Source
Ctrl+Shift+F Search Text across sources
Ctrl+O Search by Filename
Ctrl+[+]/- Zoom in / Zoom out Developer tools
Ctrl+0 (zero) Zoom to default
minusplusElements Panel
Ctrl+Arrow Up Focus on the Elements content (this is strangely nowhere documented, but worked for me; without this one, you cannot use any of the other shortcuts below without clicking on the content first)
Arrow Up/Arrow Down Navigate upwards/ downwards
Ctrl+Z/Ctrl+Y Undo / Redo Change
Arrow Right/Arrow Left Expand / Collapse
Left-click on arrow Expand node
Ctrl+Alt+Left-click Expand/collapse node with all children
Enter Edit the element
H Hide the element
F2 Toggle edit as HTML
minusplusStyles Panel
Left-click Edit Rule
Left-click on white space Insert new property
Ctrl+Left-click on property Go to line of style rule property declaration
Shift+Left-click on property Cycle through the color definition value
Tab/Shift+Tab Edit next / edit previous property
Arrow Up/Arrow Down Increase / decrease value by 1
Page Up/Page Down Increase / decrease value by 10
Shift+Page Up/Page Down Increase / decrease value by 100
Alt+Arrow Up/Arrow Down Increase / decrease value by 100
minusplusSources Panel
F8, Ctrl+\ Pause / resume script execution
F8, Ctrl+\ Pause / resume script execution
F10, Ctrl+' Step over next function call
F11, Ctrl+; Step into next function call
Shift+F11, Ctrl+Shift+; Step out of current function
Ctrl+./, Select next / select previous call frame
Left-click on line-number Toggle breakpoint condition
Right-click on line number Edit breakpoint condition
Alt+Delete Delete individual words
Ctrl+/ Comment a line or selected text
Ctrl+S Save changes to local modifications
Ctrl+Alt+S Save all changes
Ctrl+G Go to line
Ctrl+O Search by filename
Ctrl+P+number Jump to line number
Ctrl+O+number +number Jump to column
Ctrl+Shift+O Go to member
Alt+W Close active tab
Ctrl+Enter Run snippet
minusplusCode Editor
Ctrl+M Go to matching bracket
Ctrl+P+number Jump to line number
Ctrl+O+number +number Jump to column
Ctrl+/ Toggle comment
Ctrl+D Select next occurrence
Ctrl+U Undo last selection
minusplusTimeline Panel
Ctrl+E Start / stop recording
Ctrl+S Save timeline data
Ctrl+O Open / Load timeline data
minusplusProfiles Panel
Ctrl+E Start / stop recording
minusplusConsole Panel
Arrow Right Accept Suggestion
Arrow Up/Arrow Down Previous / next command (line)
Ctrl+` Focus the Console
Ctrl+L Clear Console
Shift+Enter Multi-line entry
Enter Execute

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Sources: Google Chrome Help - Keyboard shortcuts


Uploaded by bernd, updated on 1/28/2019 by k9f100