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AutoCAD Keyboard Shortcuts

CADDManager on July 29th, 2008 Here is a list of the shortcuts that can be used in AutoCAD (or ACA) For a PDF of these commands go to this post ALT+F8 ALT+F11 VBA Run VBA Editor

CTRL+1 Properties Palette CTRL+2 DesignCenter Palette CTRL+3 Tool Palette CTRL+4 Sheet Set Manager Palette CTRL+5 Info Palette CTRL+6 DBConnect Manager CTRL+7 Markup Set Manager Palette CTRL+A Selects objects in drawing CTRL+B Toggles Snap CTRL+C Copies objects to Clipboard CTRL+SHFT+C Copies objects to Clipboard with Base Point CTRL+D Toggles coordinate display CTRL+E Cycles through isometric planes CTRL+F Toggles running object snaps CTRL+G Toggles Grid CTRL+H Toggles PICKSTYLE on/off CTRL+J Executes last command CTRL+K Hyperlink CTRL+L Toggles Ortho mode CTRL+M (No action) CTRL+N Creates a new drawing CTRL+O Opens existing drawing CTRL+P Prints current drawing CTRL+Q Exit CTRL+R Cycles layout viewports CTRL+S Saves current drawing CTRL+SHFT+S Saveas CTRL+T Toggles Tablet mode CTRL+V Pastes data from Clipboard CTRL+SHFT+V Pastes data from Clipboard as Block CTRL+X Cuts objects to Clipboard CTRL+Y Repeats last action CTRL+Z Reverses last action

CTRL+[ CTRL+\ F1 F2 F3 F4 F5 F6 F7 F8 F9 F10 F11

Cancels current command Cancels current command

Displays Help Toggles text window on/off Toggles OSNAP Toggles TABMODE Toggles ISOPLANE Toggles COORDS Toggles GRIDMODE Toggles ORTHO MODE Toggles SNAP MODE Toggles POLAR Toggles OTRACK

3A 3DARRAY 3DO 3DORBIT 3DW 3DWALK 3F 3DFACE 3M 3DMOVE 3P 3DPOLY 3R 3DROTATE A ARC AC BACTION ADC ADCENTER AA AREA AL ALIGN 3AL 3DALIGN AP APPLOAD AR ARRAY -AR -ARRAY ATI ATTIPEDIT ATT ATTDEF -ATT -ATTDEF ATE ATTEDIT -ATE -ATTEDIT ATTE -ATTEDIT B BLOCK -B -BLOCK BC BCLOSE BE BEDIT BH HATCH BO BOUNDARY -BO -BOUNDARY BR BREAK BS BSAVE

BVS C CAM CH -CH CHA CHK CLI COL CO CP CT CYL D DAL DAN DAR JOG DBA DBC DC DCE DCO DDA DDI DED DI DIV DJL DJO DL DLI DLU DO DOR DOV DR DRA DRE DRM DS DST DT DV DX E

BVSTATE CIRCLE CAMERA PROPERTIES CHANGE CHAMFER CHECKSTANDARDS COMMANDLINE COLOR COPY COPY CTABLESTYLE CYLINDER DIMSTYLE DIMALIGNED DIMANGULAR DIMARC DIMJOGGED DIMBASELINE DBCONNECT ADCENTER DIMCENTER DIMCONTINUE DIMDISASSOCIATE DIMDIAMETER DIMEDIT DIST DIVIDE DIMJOGLINE DIMJOGGED DATALINK DIMLINEAR DATALINKUPDATE DONUT DIMORDINATE DIMOVERRIDE DRAWORDER DIMRADIUS DIMREASSOCIATE DRAWINGRECOVERY DSETTINGS DIMSTYLE TEXT DVIEW DATAEXTRACTION ERASE

ED EL ER EX EXIT EXP EXT F FI G -G GD GR H -H HE HI I -I IAD IAT ICL IM -IM IMP IN INF IO J L LA -LA LAS LE LEN LI LO LS LT -LT LTS LW M MA MAT ME

DDEDIT ELLIPSE EXTERNALREFERENCES EXTEND QUIT EXPORT EXTRUDE FILLET FILTER GROUP -GROUP GRADIENT DDGRIPS HATCH -HATCH HATCHEDIT HIDE INSERT -INSERT IMAGEADJUST IMAGEATTACH IMAGECLIP IMAGE -IMAGE IMPORT INTERSECT INTERFERE INSERTOBJ JOIN LINE LAYER -LAYER LAYERSTATE QLEADER LENGTHEN LIST -LAYOUT LIST LINETYPE -LINETYPE LTSCALE LWEIGHT MOVE MATCHPROP MATERIALS MEASURE

MI MIRROR ML MLINE MLA MLEADERALIGN MLC MLEADERCOLLECT MLD MLEADER MLE MLEADEREDIT MLS MLEADERSTYLE MO PROPERTIES MS MSPACE MSM MARKUP MT MTEXT MV MVIEW O OFFSET OP OPTIONS ORBIT 3DORBIT OS OSNAP -OS -OSNAP P PAN -P -PAN PA PASTESPEC PE PEDIT PL PLINE PO POINT POL POLYGON PR PROPERTIES PROPS PROPERTIES PRE PREVIEW PRINT PLOT PS PSPACE PSOLID POLYSOLID PTW PUBLISHTOWEB PU PURGE -PU -PURGE PYR PYRAMID QC QUICKCALC QCUI QUICKCUI R REDRAW RA REDRAWALL RC RENDERCROP RE REGEN REA REGENALL REC RECTANG REG REGION REN RENAME -REN -RENAME REV REVOLVE

RO RP RPR RR RW S SC SCR SE SEC SET SHA SL SN SO SP SPL SPLANE SPE SSM ST STA SU T -T TA TB TH TI TO TOL TOR TP TR TS UC UN -UN UNI V -V VP -VP VS VSM -VSM

ROTATE RENDERPRESETS RPREF RENDER RENDERWIN STRETCH SCALE SCRIPT DSETTINGS SECTION SETVAR SHADEMODE SLICE SNAP SOLID SPELL SPLINE SECTIONPLANE SPLINEDIT SHEETSET STYLE STANDARDS SUBTRACT MTEXT -MTEXT TABLET TABLE THICKNESS TILEMODE TOOLBAR TOLERANCE TORUS TOOLPALETTES TRIM TABLESTYLE UCSMAN UNITS -UNITS UNION VIEW -VIEW DDVPOINT VPOINT VSCURRENT VISUALSTYLES -VISUALSTYLES

W -W WE X XA XB -XB XC XL XR -XR Z

WBLOCK -WBLOCK WEDGE EXPLODE XATTACH XBIND -XBIND XCLIP XLINE XREF -XREF ZOOM

The dashed commands open the command line options (no dialog box)