Work faster in Lightning Experience apps with keyboard shortcuts. You can search for, edit, save, and close a record without touching a mouse.
These shortcuts work in all Lightning apps with standard navigation. Lightning apps with console navigation have additional shortcuts. You can’t use these shortcuts in apps created in Salesforce Classic.
|Close or deselect||Close or deselect a window.|
You can’t close some windows and dialogs with this shortcut.
|Edit||Edit a record.|
This shortcut doesn’t work with Lightning Knowledge articles, reports, dashboards, feed items, approval requests, and email messages.
|Insert quick text||Displays the quick text browser. Use the browser to find, preview, and insert quick text.||Windows: Ctrl+.|
|Open or close Macros||Opens or closes the Macros utility.||M|
|Open or close Notes||Opens or closes the Notes utility.|
To use this shortcut, first open the utility.
|Post to feed||Submits a post or comment.|
You can submit posts, comments, and questions with details. This shortcut doesn’t work on other publisher actions, such as emails and polls.
|Save||Save a record.|
Your focus must be on a field.
|Search||Places your cursor in the search box.||/|
|Show shortcut menu||Displays the available shortcuts in a modal window.||Windows: Ctrl+/|
|Focus notifications||Focuses the notification panel. Press the shortcut again to focus the next notification.||C|
|Focus notifications (reverse order)||Focuses the notification panel. Press the shortcut again to focus the previous notification.||Shift+C|
|Go to composer window||Goes to the docked composer window.||G, then D|
|Go to publisher||Takes you to the publisher.|
If your publisher has multiple actions, you can use the Tab and arrow keys to navigate within the publisher.
|G, then P|
|Go to utility bar||Goes to the utility bar.||G, then U|
|Switch walkthrough focus||When the walkthrough window is displayed over the app, this shortcut lets you switch focus between the walkthrough and the app.||F6|