Re: Keyboard shortcuts for Libre Office writer


Rosemarie Chavarria
 

Hi, Tony,

 

Thanks so much for these shortcut keystrokes for libre office writer. I'll keep this message for future reference.

 

Rosemarie

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Tony Ballou
Sent: Tuesday, March 27, 2018 7:13 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: [nvda] Keyboard shortcuts for Libre Office writer

 

Hi,

 

Here are the keyboard shortcuts for Libre office writer. 

 

Tony

 



            Keyboard shortcuts for Libre office writer

 

      Keyboard shortcut

Command

 

Control-a

Select All

 

Control-b

Bold text

 

Control-c

Copies highlighted Text to the clipboard

Control-x

Cuts highlighted text to the clipboard

Control-v

Pastes the highlighted text from the clipboard to the location that you specify

 

keep in mind that when the text is copied, it appears in both the original and the specified location. 

When the text is cut it appears in the specified location only

 

Control-Shift-v

Paste Special

pastes formatting, and formatted text from the clipboard

 

control-alt-shift-V

Pastes unformatted text from the clipboard 

 

  control-E

Centers text

 

Control f

Find text

 

Control     -g

Go To

 

control-H

Find and replace Text

 

Control-I

Italicize text

 

Control-J

Justify Text

 

Control-l

Left align text

 

Control-r

Right align text

 

Control-n

Creates a new blank Document

 

Control-o

Brings up the open file dialog box

 

Control-P

Brings up the Print Dialog box

         

Control-S

Saves the current open Document.  If it is a new one, the save as dialog box will open where you can give it a specific file name, save it with a specific file format extension such as .txt, .rtf, .doc, .docx, or in the case  of programs like open and libre office, .odt; and a specific location such as a folder on your hard drive, or external storage device.

   

 Control u

Underlines text

 

Control-y

redoes your last action

 

control-z

undoes your last action

 

Control-Shift-P

inserts superscript

 

Control-shift-b

Inserts subscript

 

Control-Enter

Page break

 

Navigation Keyboard shortcuts

 

left arrow

moves one character to the left

 

shift-left arrow

highlights the character to the left

  

Right arrow

moves one character to the right

Shift-right arrow

Highlights the character to the right

 

up arrow

moves up one line

 

Shift-up arrow

Highlights text in an upward direction

 

Down arrow

Moves down one line

 

Shift-down arrow

Highlights text in a downward direction

 

Control -left arrow

moves one word to the left

 

control-right arrow

moves one word to the right

 

Control-shift-left arrow

Highlights the word to the left

 

Control-Shift-right arrow

Highlights the word to the right

 

Control-up arrow

moves to the beginning of the previous paragraph

 

Control-shift-up arrow

highlights the text to the beginning of the paragraph

Control-Down arrow

Moves to the end of the paragraph

 

Control-Shift-down arrow

Highlights the text to the end of the paragraph

 

Home

Moves to the beginning of the line

shift-home

Highlights the text from the cursor position to the beginning of the line

 End

Moves  to the end of the line

Shift-end

Highlights the text from the cursor position to the end of the line

 

Control-home

moves the cursor to the beginning of the document

 

 

Control-End

Moves the cursor to the end of the document

 

Control-shift-home

Highlights the text from the cursor position to the beginning of the document

 

Control-shift-end

highlights the text from the cursor position to the end of the document

 

Page up

moves the cursor up one screen

(this is approximately 24 lines)

 

Page down

Moves the cursor down one screen

(This is approximately 24 lines)

 

Shift-page up

Highlights the text up by one screen

 

Shift-page down

Highlights the text down by one screen

 

Control-Backspace

Ce

 

Deletes the text to the beginning of the word

 

Control-delete

Deletes the text to the end of the word

 

Control-shift-backspace

deletes the text to the beginning of the sentence

 

Control-shift Delete

Deletes the text to the end of a sentence

 

 

 

 

 

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