Keyboard shortcuts in Webflow

Use keyboard shortcuts in Webflow to make your workflow as quick and efficient as possible.

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This video features an old UI. Updated version coming soon!

The Designer has many keyboard shortcuts to help you speed up your design workflow. The quickest way to see the list of all shortcuts in the Designer is pressing Shift + /. You can also access this list from the help menu on the bottom left of the Designer.

General keyboard shortcuts
  • Show shortcut cheatsheet: Shift + /
  • Save as Snapshot: Shift + Command + S (Mac) or Shift + Control + S (Windows)
  • Deselect Element/Exit: Esc
  • Delete Element: Delete
  • Show Publish Dialog: Shift + P
  • Show Export Code Dialog: Shift + E
  • Edit element: Enter
View shortcuts
  • ‍Preview mode: Shift + Command + P (Mac) or Shift + Control + P (Windows)
  • Guide overlay: Shift + Command + G (Mac) or Shift + Control + G (Windows)
  • Show element edges: Shift + Command + E (Mac) or Shift + Control + E (Windows)
  • X-ray mode: Shift + Command + X (Mac) or Shift + Control + X (Windows)
Left-hand toolbar shortcuts
  • Show Add panel: A
  • Show Navigator tab: Z
  • Show Pages panel: P
  • Show Symbols panel: Shift + A
  • Make selected element a Symbol: Command + Shift + A (Mac) or Control + Shift + A (Windows)
  • Show Asset Manager: J
Right-hand tabs shortcuts
  • ‍Show Style tab: S
  • Show Settings tab: D
  • Show Style Manager tab: G
  • Show Interactions tab: H
Copy/paste shortcuts
  • ‍Copy: Command + C (Mac) or Control + C (Windows)
  • Cut: Command + X (Mac) or Control +X (Windows)
  • Paste: Command + V (Mac) or Control +V (Windows)
  • Duplicate: Hold Alt + Drag
Undo/redo shortcuts
  • Undo: Command + Z (Mac) or Control + Z (Windows)
  • Redo: Shift + Command + Z (Mac) or Shift + Control + Z (Windows)
Device view shortcuts
  • ‍Desktop: 1
  • Tablet: 2
  • Phone (landscape): 3
  • Phone (portrait): 4
Style panel shortcuts
  • Margin / padding (all sides): Hold Shift + Drag
  • Margin / padding (top + bottom or left + right): Hold Alt + drag
  • Add class to selected element: Command + Enter (Mac) or Control + Enter (Windows)
  • Rename Last Class on Selected Element: Command + Shift + Enter (Mac) or Control + Shift + Enter (Windows)
Other shortcuts
  • Expand/collapse panel sections: Alt + click on section
  • Select parent / child element: Up arrow / Down arrow
  • Select sibling element: Left arrow / Right arrow
  • Select next / previous element: Alt + Left arrow / Right arrow
  • Toggle Collaborators on selected element: Command + Shift + L (Mac) or Control + Shift + L (Windows)
Find
  • Quick Find: Command + E (Mac) or Control + E (Windows) / Command + K (Mac) or Control + K (Windows)

If you have any ideas for a cool keyboard shortcut, let us know and we’ll look into adding it.
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