Google Chrome Browser's Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows and Linux

► Tab and window shortcuts:

→ Open a new window - Ctrl + n
→ Open a new window in Incognito mode - Ctrl + Shift + n
→ Open a new tab, and jump to it - Ctrl + t
→ Reopen the last closed tab, and jump to it - Ctrl + Shift + t

→ Jump to the next open tab - Ctrl + Tab or Ctrl + PgDn
→ Jump to the previous open tab - Ctrl + Shift + Tab or Ctrl + PgUp
→ Jump to a specific tab - Ctrl + 1 through Ctrl + 8
→ Jump to the last tab - Ctrl + 9

→ Open your home page in the current tab - Alt + Home
→ Open the previous page from your browsing history in the current tab - Alt + Left arrow
→ Open the next page from your browsing history in the current tab - Alt + Right arrow
→ Close the current tab - Ctrl + w or Ctrl + F4
→ Close all open tabs and the browser - Ctrl + Shift + w

→ Minimize the current window - Alt + Space + n
→ Maximize the current window - Alt + Space + x

→ Close the current window - Alt + F4
→ Quit Google Chrome - Ctrl + Shift + q


► Google Chrome feature shortcuts:
→ Open the Chrome menu - Alt + f or Alt + e or F10

→ Show or hide the Bookmarks bar - Ctrl + Shift + b

→ Open the Bookmarks Manager - Ctrl + Shift + o
→ Open the History page in a new tab - Ctrl + h
→ Open the Downloads page in a new tab - Ctrl + j
→ Open the Chrome Task Manager - Shift + Esc

→ Set focus on the first item in the Chrome toolbar - Shift + Alt + t

→ Switch focus forward between the Address bar, Bookmarks bar (if showing), and page content - F6
→ Switch focus backward between the Address bar, Bookmarks bar (if showing), and page content - Shift + F6

→ Open the Find Bar to search the current page - Ctrl + f or F3

→ Jump to the next match to your Find Bar search - Ctrl + g
→ Jump to the previous match to your Find Bar search - Ctrl + Shift + g

→ Open Developer Tools - Ctrl + Shift + j or F12
→ Open the Clear Browsing Data options - Ctrl + Shift + Delete
→ Open the Chrome Help Center in a new tab - F1

→ Log in a different user or browse as a Guest - Ctrl + Shift + m

→ Open a feedback form - Alt + Shift + i


► Address bar shortcuts:
→ Search with your default search engine - Type a search term + Enter
→ Search using a different search engine - Type a search engine name + Tab

→ Add www. and .com to a site name, and open it in the current tab - Type a site name + Ctrl + Enter

→ Open a new tab and perform a Google search - Type a search term + Alt + Enter

→ Jump to the address bar - Ctrl + l or Alt + d or F6

→ Search from anywhere on the page - Ctrl + k or Ctrl + e

→ Remove predictions from your address bar - Down arrow to highlight + Shift + Delete


► Webpage shortcuts:
→ Open options to print the current page - Ctrl + p
→ Open options to save the current page - Ctrl + s

→ Reload the current page - F5 or Ctrl + r
→ Reload the current page, ignoring cached content - Shift + F5 or Ctrl + Shift + r

→ Stop the page loading - Esc

→ Browse clickable items moving forward - Tab
→ Browse clickable items moving backward - Shift + Tab

→ Open a file from your computer in Chrome - Ctrl + o + Select a file

→ Display non-editable HTML source code for the current page - Ctrl + u

→ Save your current webpage as a bookmark - Ctrl + d
→ Save all open tabs as bookmarks in a new folder - Ctrl + Shift + d

→ Turn full-screen mode on or off - F11

→ Make everything on the page bigger - Ctrl and +
→ Make everything on the page smaller - Ctrl and -

→ Return everything on the page to default size - Ctrl + 0

→ Scroll down a webpage, a screen at a time - Space or Page Down
→ Scroll up a webpage, a screen at a time - Shift + Space or Page Up

→ Go to the top of the page - Home
→ Go to the bottom of the page - End

→ Scroll horizontally on the page - Shift + Scroll your mousewheel

→ Move your cursor to the front of the previous word in a text field - Ctrl + Left arrow
→ Move your cursor to the back of the next word in a text field - Ctrl + Right arrow

→ Delete the previous word in a text field - Ctrl + Backspace

→ Move focus to a notification - Alt + n

→ Allow within a notification - Alt + Shift + a

→ Deny within a notification - Alt + Shift + d

→ Open the Home page in the current tab - Alt + Home


► Mouse shortcuts:
→ Open a link in a current tab (mouse only) - Drag a link to a tab
→ Open a link in new background tab - Ctrl + Click a link

→ Open a link, and jump to it - Ctrl + Shift + Click a link
→ Open a link, and jump to it (mouse only) - Drag a link to a blank area of the tab strip

→ Open a link in a new window - Shift + Click a link
→ Open a tab in a new window (mouse only) - Drag the tab out of the tab strip

→ Move a tab to a current window (mouse only) - Drag the tab into an existing window

→ Return a tab to its original position - Press Esc while dragging

→ Save the current webpage as a bookmark - Drag the web address to the Bookmarks Bar

→ Download the target of a link - Alt + Click a link

→ Display your browsing history - Right-click Back ← or Next → , or click & hold Back ← or Next →

→ Switch between maximized and windowed modes - Double-click a blank area of the tab strip

→ Make everything on the page bigger - Ctrl + Scroll your mousewheel up
→ Make everything on the page smaller - Ctrl + Scroll your mousewheel down

Last modified: Monday, 16 July 2018, 10:33 PM