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Keyboard shortcuts and navigation


Keyboard shortcuts

Keyboard shortcuts or hotkeys are keys or combinations of keys that provide an alternate way to do something you'd typically do with a mouse. 

Hit ? to open a list of available hotkeys:

Description Keyboard shortcut Example
Show / hide hotkeys help menu ? hotkeys_list.png
Show command palette alt + p  
Open Applications panel alt + a alt+a.png
Hide / show the navigation alt + / toggle_menu.gif
On a Dataset View page, this shortcut opens a create new object dialog alt + n

On the Incident Dataset View, running alt+n combination equals to running +Add Incident action:


Focus on the next / previous invalid required input field



alt + Shift ⇧ + n

alt +Shift ⇧ + p

Toggle expanded mode alt + Shift ⇧ + e

Equals to the Toggle expanded mode option:

Key combination expands / collapses a preview or a dialog as follows:


Close current tab alt + q

The shortcut closes the page, the same as the close.png close action, for instance:


Search page - close side panel alt + Shift  ⇧ + d The shortcut closes the page, the same as the close.png close action
Open Global Search panel alt + f alt+f.png

Keyboard navigation

Starting from DWP v.12.0.2 navigation with a keyboard is available in charts.

Use the tab key on the keyboard to move between the charts. The currently focused element is additionally highlighted as in the example below:

charts keyboard navigation1.png

Use up and down arrows on the keyboard to navigate within the chart elements:

charts keyboard navigation arrows1.png

Hit Enter for more details on the highlighted element of the chart:

keyboard navigation enter1.png

See also Enhanced Color Contrast page.

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