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Firefox Keyboard Shortcuts You Must Know – Perform Common Firefox Tasks Quickly

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Firefox Keyboard Shortcuts You Must Know – Perform Common Firefox Tasks Quickly. In this article, I will show you (especially Mozilla Firefox browser lovers like me) a complete list of Firefox keyboard shortcuts to perform common firefox tasks quickly.

Firefox Keyboard Shortcuts You Must Know

Firefox Keyboard Shortcuts: This is a list of keyboard shortcuts in Mozilla Firefox.

Note: You can customize keyboard shortcuts for Firefox using the Saka key extension which you can download here https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/addon/saka-key/.

This post on Firefox keyboard shortcuts contains the highlighted keys below. Enjoy and share.

    • Navigation
    • Current Page
    • Editing
    • Search
    • Windows & Tabs
  • History
    • Bookmarks
    • Tools
    • PDF Viewer
  • Miscellaneous
  • Miscellaneous
  • Media shortcuts
  • Developer shortcuts

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Full List of Firefox Keyboard Shortcuts

Navigation

CommandShortcut
BackAlt +
Backspace
ForwardAlt +
Shift + Backspace
HomeAlt + Home
Open FileCtrl + O
ReloadF5
Ctrl + R
Reload (override cache)Ctrl + F5
Ctrl + Shift + R
StopEsc

Current Page

CommandShortcut
Go Down a ScreenPage Down
Go Up a ScreenPage Up
Shift + Space bar
Go to Bottom of PageEnd
Go to Top of PageHome
Move to Next FrameF6
Move to Previous FrameShift + F6
PrintCtrl + P
Save Page AsCtrl + S
Zoom InCtrl + +
Zoom OutCtrl +
Zoom ResetCtrl + 0

Editing

CommandShortcut
CopyCtrl + C
CutCtrl + X
DeleteDel
PasteCtrl + V
Paste (as plain text)Ctrl + Shift + V
RedoCtrl + Y
Select AllCtrl + A
UndoCtrl + Z
CommandShortcut
FindCtrl + F
Find AgainF3
Ctrl + G
Find PreviousShift + F3
Ctrl + Shift + G
Quick Find within link-text only
Quick Find/
Close the Find or Quick Find barEsc– when the Find or Quick Find bar is focused
Focus Search barCtrl + K
Ctrl + E
Quickly switch between search enginesCtrl +
Ctrl +
– when Search Bar is focused
View menu to switch, add or manage search enginesAlt +
Alt +
F4
– when Search Bar is focused

Windows & Tabs

Some of these shortcuts require the currently selected tab to be “in focus.” Currently, the only way to do this is to select an adjacent object and “tab into” the current tab, for instance, by hitting Alt + D to select the address bar, and then Shift + Tab twice.
CommandShortcut
Close TabCtrl + W
Ctrl + F4
– except for App Tabs
Close WindowCtrl + Shift + W
Alt + F4
ExitCtrl + Shift + Q
Move Tab in focus LeftCtrl + Shift + Page Up
Move Tab in focus RightCtrl + Shift + Page Down
Move Tab in focus to startCtrl + Home
Move Tab in focus to endCtrl + End
Mute/Unmute AudioCtrl + M
New TabCtrl + T
New WindowCtrl + N
New Private WindowCtrl + Shift + P
Next TabCtrl + Tab
Ctrl + Page Down
Open Address in New TabAlt + Enter– from Location Bar or Search Bar
Previous TabCtrl + Shift + Tab
Ctrl + Page Up
Undo Close TabCtrl + Shift + T
Undo Close WindowCtrl + Shift + N
Select Tab 1 to 8Ctrl + 1to8
Select Last TabCtrl + 9
Moves the URL left or right (if cursor is in the address bar)Ctrl + Shift + X

History

CommandShortcut
History sidebarCtrl + H
Library window (History)Ctrl + Shift + H
Clear Recent HistoryCtrl + Shift + Del

Bookmarks

CommandShortcut
Bookmark All TabsCtrl + Shift + D
Bookmark This PageCtrl + D
Bookmarks sidebarCtrl + B
Ctrl + I
Library window (Bookmarks)Ctrl + Shift + B

Tools

CommandShortcut
DownloadsCtrl + J
Add-onsCtrl + Shift + A
Toggle Developer ToolsF12
Ctrl + Shift + I
Web ConsoleCtrl + Shift + K
InspectorCtrl + Shift + C
DebuggerCtrl + Shift + S
Style EditorShift + F7
ProfilerShift + F5
NetworkCtrl + Shift + E
Developer ToolbarShift + F2
Responsive Design ViewCtrl + Shift + M
ScratchpadShift + F4
Page SourceCtrl + U
Browser ConsoleCtrl + Shift + J

PDF Viewer

CommandShortcut
Next pageN or J or
Previous pageP or K or
Zoom inCtrl + +
Zoom outCtrl +
Automatic ZoomCtrl + 0
Rotate the document clockwiseR
Rotate counterclockwiseShift + R
Switch to Presentation ModeCtrl + Alt + P
Toggle Hand ToolH
Focus the Page Number input boxCtrl + Alt + G

Miscellaneous

CommandShortcut
Complete .com AddressCtrl + Enter
Delete Selected Autocomplete EntryDel
Toggle Full ScreenF11
Toggle Menu Bar activation (showing it temporarily when hidden)Alt or F10
Toggle Reader ModeF9
Caret BrowsingF7
Select Location BarF6
Alt + D
Ctrl + L

Miscellaneous

CommandShortcut
Complete .com AddressCtrl + Enter
Complete .net AddressShift + Enter
Complete .org AddressCtrl + Shift + Enter
Delete Selected Autocomplete EntryDel
Toggle Full ScreenF11
Toggle Menu Bar activation (showing it temporarily when hidden)Alt or F10
Toggle Reader ModeF9
Caret BrowsingF7
Select Location BarF6
Alt + D
Ctrl + L

Media shortcuts

CommandShortcut
Toggle Play / PauseSpace bar
Decrease volume
Increase volume
Mute audioCtrl +
Unmute audioCtrl +
Seek back 15 seconds
Seek back 10 %Ctrl +
Seek forward 15 seconds
Seek forward 10 %Ctrl +
Seek to the beginningHome
Seek to the endEnd

Developer shortcuts

You can also use keyboard shortcuts with developer tools in Firefox. Check firefox developers shortcut keys on the official portal.

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