Firefox’s shortcuts you must know

September 12, 2008 Shashank Agarwal Blog 4 minutes, 9 seconds Edit This Article

Get to know all Firefox’s keyboard shortcuts,
it definitely speeds up any task and saves a lot of time.
Here is a list of all shortcuts that you would use in Firefox..

The best one that i use the most frequently are these-

New Tab- Ctrl+T
Close Tag- Ctrl+w
Bookmark- Ctrl+D
Refresh- F5
Next Tab- Ctrl- PageDown/Pageup
Select All- Ctrl+A
Find- Ctrl+F

The whole list is here below-

Firefox 2:

Command Shortcut Navigation Back AltOpt+Left Arrow
BackspaceAltOpt+Left Arrow
CtrlCmd+[CtrlCmd+[
CtrlCmd+Left Arrow
Delete Forward AltOpt+Right Arrow
Shift+BackspaceAltOpt+Right Arrow
CtrlCmd+]CtrlCmd+]
CtrlCmd+Right Arrow
Shift+Delete Home AltOpt+Home Open File CtrlCmd+O Reload F5
Ctrl Cmd+R Reload (override cache) CtrlCmd+F5
CtrlCmd+Shift+R Stop CtrlCmd+.
Esc Current Page Go to Bottom of Page End Go to Top of Page Home Move to Next Frame F6 Move to Previous Frame Shift+F6 Page Info CtrlCmd+I Page Source CtrlCmd+U Print CtrlCmd+P Save Page As CtrlCmd+S Text Size: Decrease CtrlCmd+– Text Size: Increase CtrlCmd++ Text Size: Restore CtrlCmd+0 Editing Copy CtrlCmd+C Cut CtrlCmd+X Delete Delete Paste CtrlCmd+V Redo CtrlCmd+YCtrlCmd+Shift+Z Select All CtrlCmd+A Undo CtrlCmd+Z Search Find CtrlCmd+F Find Again F3
CtrlCmd+G Find As You Type Link ‘ Find As You Type Text / Find Previous Shift+F3 Web Search CtrlCmd+K
CtrlCmd+E
Ctrl Cmd+J Windows & Tabs Close Tab CtrlCmd+W
Ctrl+F4 Close Window CtrlCmd+Shift+W
AltOpt+F4 Move Tab Left
(when tab is focused) CtrlCmd+Left Arrow
CtrlCmd+Up Arrow Move Tab Right
(when tab is focused) CtrlCmd+Right Arrow
CtrlCmd+Down Arrow Move Tab to Beginning
(when tab is focused) Ctrl Cmd+Home Move Tab to End
(when tab is focused) CtrlCmd+End New Tab CtrlCmd+T New Window CtrlCmd+N Next Tab Ctrl+Tab
CtrlCmd+AltOpt+Right Arrow
Ctrl+Page Down Open Address in New Tab
(from Location Bar or Search Bar) AltOpt+EnterReturn Previous Tab Ctrl+Shift+Tab
CtrlCmd+AltOpt+Left Arrow
Ctrl+Page Up Undo Close Tab CtrlCmd+Shift+T Select Tab (1 to 8) CtrlCmdAltOpt+(1 to 8) Select Last Tab CtrlCmdAltOpt+9 Tools Bookmark All Tabs CtrlCmd+Shift+D Bookmark This Page CtrlCmd+D Bookmarks CtrlCmd+B
CtrlCmd+I Caret Browsing F7 Downloads CtrlCmd+JCtrlCmd+Y History CtrlCmd+H CtrlCmd+Shift+H Clear Private Data CtrlCmd+Shift+Del Miscellaneous Complete .com Address CtrlCmd+EnterReturn Complete .net Address Shift+EnterReturn Complete .org Address CtrlCmd+Shift+EnterReturn Delete Selected Autocomplete Entry DelShift+Del Full Screen F11 Select Location Bar AltOpt+D
F6
CtrlCmd+L Select or Manage Search Engines
(when Search Bar is focused) AltOpt+Up Arrow
AltOpt+Down Arrow
F4

Firefox 2

Firefox 3:

Command Shortcut Navigation Back AltOpt+Left Arrow
BackspaceAltOpt+Left Arrow
CtrlCmd+[CtrlCmd+[
CtrlCmd+Left Arrow
Delete Forward AltOpt+Right Arrow
Shift+BackspaceAltOpt+Right Arrow
CtrlCmd+]CtrlCmd+]
CtrlCmd+Right Arrow
Shift+Delete Home AltOpt+Home Open File CtrlCmd+O Reload F5
Ctrl Cmd+R Reload (override cache) CtrlCmd+F5
CtrlCmd+Shift+R Stop CtrlCmd+.
Esc Current Page Go to Bottom of Page End Go to Top of Page Home Move to Next Frame F6 Move to Previous Frame Shift+F6 Page Info CtrlCmd+I Page Source CtrlCmd+U Print CtrlCmd+P Save Page As CtrlCmd+S Zoom In CtrlCmd++ Zoom Out CtrlCmd+– Zoom Reset CtrlCmd+0 Editing Copy CtrlCmd+C Cut CtrlCmd+X Delete Delete Paste CtrlCmd+V Redo CtrlCmd+YCtrlCmd+Shift+Z Select All CtrlCmd+A Undo CtrlCmd+Z Search Find CtrlCmd+F Find Again F3
CtrlCmd+G Find As You Type Link ‘ Find As You Type Text / Find Previous Shift+F3 Web Search CtrlCmd+K
CtrlCmd+E
Ctrl Cmd+J Windows & Tabs Close Tab CtrlCmd+W
Ctrl+F4 Close Window CtrlCmd+Shift+W
AltOpt+F4 Move Tab Left
(when tab is focused) CtrlCmd+Left Arrow
CtrlCmd+Up Arrow Move Tab Right
(when tab is focused) CtrlCmd+Right Arrow
CtrlCmd+Down Arrow Move Tab to Beginning
(when tab is focused) Ctrl Cmd+Home Move Tab to End
(when tab is focused) CtrlCmd+End New Tab CtrlCmd+T New Window CtrlCmd+N Next Tab Ctrl+Tab
CtrlCmd+AltOpt+Right Arrow
Cmd+}
Ctrl+Page Down Open Address in New Tab
(from Location Bar or Search Bar) AltOpt+EnterReturn Previous Tab Ctrl+Shift+Tab
CtrlCmd+AltOpt+Left Arrow
Cmd+{
Ctrl+Page Up Undo Close Tab CtrlCmd+Shift+T Select Tab (1 to 8) CtrlCmdAltOpt+(1 to 8) Select Last Tab CtrlCmdAltOpt+9 Tools Bookmark All Tabs CtrlCmd+Shift+D Bookmark This Page CtrlCmd+D Bookmarks CtrlCmd+B
CtrlCmd+I Caret Browsing F7 Downloads CtrlCmd+JCtrlCmd+Y History CtrlCmd+H CtrlCmd+Shift+H Clear Private Data CtrlCmd+Shift+Del Error Console CtrlCmd+Shift+J Miscellaneous Complete .com Address CtrlCmd+EnterReturn Complete .net Address Shift+EnterReturn Complete .org Address CtrlCmd+Shift+EnterReturn Delete Selected Autocomplete Entry DelShift+Del Full Screen F11 Select Location Bar Alt+DF6
CtrlCmd+L Select or Manage Search Engines
(when Search Bar is focused) AltOpt+Up Arrow
AltOpt+Down Arrow
F4

Firefox 3

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