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Chrome Developer Tools Keyboard Shortcuts

A visual cheat-sheet for the 56 keyboard shortcuts found in Chrome's Developer Tools

#Keyboard Shortcuts

#Opening DevTools

Shortcut Action
Ctrl Shift I Open whatever panel you used last
Ctrl Shift J Open the Console panel
Ctrl Shift C Open the Elements panel

#Global Shortcuts

Shortcut Action
F1 Show Settings
Ctrl ] Focus the next panel
Ctrl [ Focus the previous panel
Ctrl Shift D Switch back to whatever docking position you last used
Ctrl Shift M Toggle Device Mode
Ctrl Shift C Toggle Inspect Element Mode
Ctrl Shift P Open the Command Menu
Esc Toggle the Drawer
Ctrl R Normal reload
Ctrl Shift R Hard reload
Ctrl F Search for text within the current panel
Ctrl Shift F Opens the Search tab in the Drawer
Ctrl P Open a file in the Sources panel
Ctrl Shift + Zoom in
Ctrl - Zoom out
Ctrl 0 Restore default zoom level
Ctrl O ! Run snippet

#Elements Panel

Shortcut Action
Ctrl Z Undo change
Ctrl Y Redo change
Up/Down Select the element above or below the currently-selected element
Right Expand the currently-selected node
Left Collapse the currently-selected node
Enter Toggle Edit Attributes mode on the currently-selected element
Tab Select the next attribute after entering Edit Attributes mode
Shift Tab Select the previous attribute after entering Edit Attributes mode
H Hide the currently-selected element
F2 Toggle Edit as HTML mode on the currently-selected element

#Sources Panel

Shortcut Action
Ctrl \ Pause script execution (if running), or resume (if paused)
Ctrl ' Step over next function call
Ctrl ; Step into next function call
Ctrl Shift ; Step out of current function
Ctrl ./, Select the call frame below or above the currently-selected frame
Ctrl S Save changes to local modifications
Ctrl Alt S Save all changes
Ctrl G Go to line
Alt W Close the active tab

#Code Editor

Shortcut Action
Ctrl Del Delete all characters in the last word, up to the cursor
Ctrl M Go to matching bracket
Ctrl / Toggle single-line comment
Ctrl D Select the next occurrence of whatever word the cursor is on
Ctrl U Deselect the next occurrence of whatever word the cursor is on

#Performance Panel

Shortcut Action
Ctrl E Start or stop recording
Ctrl S Save recording
Ctrl O Load recording

#Memory Panel

Shortcut Action
Ctrl E Start or stop recording

#Console Panel

Shortcut Action
Tab Accept autocomplete suggestion
Esc Reject autocomplete suggestion
Up Get previous statement
Down Get next statement
Ctrl ` Focus the Console
Ctrl L Clear the console
Shift Enter Force a multi-line entry
Enter Execute

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