Shortcut keys for Google Chrome

1. Manage Tabs
Ctrl+TOpen a new tab
Ctrl+Shift+TReopen the last tab closed (up to 10 tabs)
Ctrl+W/ Ctrl+F4Close the tab
(or close Chrome if only one tab is open)
Ctrl+1 through Ctrl+8Switch to the first tab, the second, etc.
Ctrl+9Switch to the last tab
Ctrl+Tab/Ctrl+Page UpSwitch to the next tab
Ctrl+Shift+Tab/Ctrl+Page DownSwitch to the previous tab
Ctrl+NOpen a new window
Ctrl+Shift+NOpen a new incognito window
Ctrl+Shift+W/ Alt+F4Close the current window
Ctrl+left-clickOpen the link in a new background tab
Ctrl+Shift+left-clickOpen the link in a new foreground tab
Shift+left-clickOpen the link in a new window
Alt+left-clickDownload the link
Ctrl + click on “Search Google for” from a drop down menuOpen Google search in a new background tab
Shift + click on “Search Google for” from a drop down menuOpen Google search in a new window
Drag link to an existing tabOpen the link in the selected tab
Drag link to tab barOpen the link in a new tab in the specified position on the tab strip
Hold Ctrl + click on tabs in the tab barSelect multiple tabs (to rearrange them or create a new window)
Hold Shift + click on two tabs in the tab barSelect all the tabs between two tabs (to rearrange them or create a new window)
2. Address Bar
Ctrl+L/ Alt+DSet focus to the address bar (highlights the current webpage URL if available)
Shift+Alt+TSet focus to the toolbar
Ctrl+E/ Ctrl+KEnter search query in the address bar
Arrow Down to highlight, then Shift + DeleteRemove a prediction from the address bar
Type search term and press EnterPerform a search using the search engine associated with the keyword or the URI
Type and press Alt+EnterOpen the site or a search in a new foreground tab
Type and press Win+EnterOpen the site or a search in a new background tab (doesn’t work in Windows 10)
Type and press Shift+EnterOpen the site or a search in a new window
Type and press Ctrl+EnterAdd www. to beginning and .com to end of input and open the web address in the current tab
Type and press Ctrl+Alt+EnterAdd www. to beginning and .com to end of input and open the web address in a new foreground tab
Type and press Ctrl+Win+EnterAdd www. to beginning and .com to end of input and open the web address in a new background tab (doesn’t work in Windows 10)
Type and press Ctrl+Shift+EnterAdd www. to beginning and .com to end of input and open the web address in a new window
Type name of search engine and press TabTab-to-Search feature. E.g. Typing in ‘yahoo.com’ plus tab opens yahoo search. Add/edit search engines via ‘Under the Hood’ -> Basic -> Search Engines.
3. View Webpages
F6Alternate focus between address bar, bookmarks bar and webpage
Arrow Down/Arrow UpScroll down / scroll up
Page Down/Page UpScroll one page down / up
Space/Shift+SpaceScroll one page down / up
Home/EndJump to beginning / to end of webpage
Ctrl+[+]/-Zoom in / zoom out (or Ctrl+mousewheel)
Ctrl+0 (zero)Return zoom to normal text size
Ctrl+UView webpage source
F11Turn full screen on / off
FTurn fullscreen on / off for some video types (e.g. YouTube)
MMute / unmute some video types (e.g. YouTube)
4. Browse between Webpages
Alt+HomeJump to homepage
Alt+Arrow Left/Arrow RightJump to previous webpage visited / jump to next webpage
F5/Ctrl+RReload current webpage
Ctrl+F5/Shift+F5Reload current webpage with cache override
EscStop webpage loading
5. Browse within Webpages
Tab/Shift+Tab with focus on webpageJump to next / previous link
Enter on linkOpen link in current tab
Ctrl+Enter on linkOpen link in a new background tab
Shift+Ctrl+Enter on linkOpen link in a new foreground tab
Shift+Enter on linkOpen link in a new window
Alt+Enter on linkDownload link
Shift+F10Open context menu (simulate right mouse button)
Ctrl+ASelect all content on webpage
Ctrl+C with content selectedCopy selected content to clipboard
6. Access Browser Features
Ctrl+PPrint current webpage (Chrome Print Dialog)
Ctrl+Shift+PPrint current webpage (Native Windows Print Dialog)
Ctrl+OOpen file
Ctrl+SSave current webpage
Alt+FOpen Wrench Menu (I’d call it file menu to remember the shortcut)
Ctrl+HOpen History tab
Ctrl+JOpen Downloads tab
Shift+EscView Google Task manager
F1Chrome Help
Ctrl+Shift+DelOpen the Clear Browsing Data options
7. Search
Ctrl+F/F3Find text on webpage. Press Enter for.
Enter/Shift+Enter with text found on webpageFind next / find previous match
Ctrl+G/Ctrl+Shift+G with text found on webpageFind next / find previous match
EscWith focus on Search box: Close Search box
8. Bookmarks Shortcuts
Ctrl+Shift+BShow or hide bookmarks bar
Ctrl+Shift+OOpen Bookmark Manager
Ctrl+DAdd bookmark for current webpage
Ctrl+Shift+DSaves all open pages as bookmarks in a new folder
Drag URL to bookmark barBookmark webpage (can be URL from address bar or link from page)
Alt+F, then BOpen Bookmark Manager Tab

9.Manage Chrome Development Tools

Accessing DevTools and DevTools Basics
Ctrl+Shift+I (or F12)Open Developer Tools
Ctrl+Shift+JOpen Developer Tools (With Focus on Javascript Console)
Ctrl+Shift+CToggle Element Inspection mode
Ctrl+Shift+C (2x)Switch Focus on Developer Tools (there is not really a shortcut for focusing on the Developer Tool, but this is a workaround. Watch the Inspector Mode Icon change color as you press for guidence. Finally, this works only if DevTools are docked; if they are not, simpy switch between windows with Alt+Tab)
?Show General Settings Dialog (press Esc to exit)
Ctrl+[/]Switch to next / Switch to previous panel (add Alt to the combination to reverse the direction)
Ctrl+DDock / Undock Developer Tool
Ctrl+Shift+MToggle (mobile) Device Mode
Ctrl+FSearch Text in Source
Ctrl+Shift+FSearch Text across sources
Ctrl+OSearch by Filename
Ctrl+[+]/-Zoom in / Zoom out Developer tools
Ctrl+0 (zero)Zoom to default
Elements Panel
Ctrl+Arrow UpFocus on the Elements content (this is strangely nowhere documented, but worked for me; without this one, you cannot use any of the other shortcuts below without clicking on the content first)
Arrow Up/Arrow DownNavigate upwards/ downwards
Ctrl+Z/Ctrl+YUndo / Redo Change
Arrow Right/Arrow LeftExpand / Collapse
Left-click on arrowExpand node
Ctrl+Alt+Left-clickExpand/collapse node with all children
EnterEdit the element
HHide the element
F2Toggle edit as HTML
Styles Panel
Left-clickEdit Rule
Left-click on white spaceInsert new property
Ctrl+Left-click on propertyGo to line of style rule property declaration
Shift+Left-click on propertyCycle through the color definition value
Tab/Shift+TabEdit next / edit previous property
Arrow Up/Arrow DownIncrease / decrease value by 1
Page Up/Page DownIncrease / decrease value by 10
Shift+Page Up/Page DownIncrease / decrease value by 100
Alt+Arrow Up/Arrow DownIncrease / decrease value by 100
Sources Panel
F8, Ctrl+\Pause / resume script execution
F8, Ctrl+\Pause / resume script execution
F10, Ctrl+’Step over next function call
F11, Ctrl+;Step into next function call
Shift+F11, Ctrl+Shift+;Step out of current function
Ctrl+./,Select next / select previous call frame
Left-click on line-numberToggle breakpoint condition
Right-click on line numberEdit breakpoint condition
Alt+DeleteDelete individual words
Ctrl+/Comment a line or selected text
Ctrl+SSave changes to local modifications
Ctrl+Alt+SSave all changes
Ctrl+GGo to line
Ctrl+OSearch by filename
Ctrl+P+numberJump to line number
Ctrl+O+number +numberJump to column
Ctrl+Shift+OGo to member
Alt+WClose active tab
Ctrl+EnterRun snippet
Code Editor
Ctrl+MGo to matching bracket
Ctrl+P+numberJump to line number
Ctrl+O+number +numberJump to column
Ctrl+/Toggle comment
Ctrl+DSelect next occurrence
Ctrl+UUndo last selection
Timeline Panel
Ctrl+EStart / stop recording
Ctrl+SSave timeline data
Ctrl+OOpen / Load timeline data
Profiles Panel
Ctrl+EStart / stop recording
Console Panel
Arrow RightAccept Suggestion
Arrow Up/Arrow DownPrevious / next command (line)
Ctrl+`Focus the Console
Ctrl+LClear Console
Shift+EnterMulti-line entry
EnterExecute

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