Keyboard Shortcuts

Action Windows / Linux macOS


Open a Project File CtrlO O
Open a Project Folder CtrlShiftO O
Save the project with updating the opened Project File or Folder CtrlS S
Upload the project to Google Drive CtrlU U
Quit ReqView with closing the current project CtrlQ Q


Refresh the view F5 F5
Toggle Project left pane CtrlAltP P
Toggle Document left pane CtrlAltT T
Toggle Instructions right pane CtrlAltI I
Toggle Attributes right pane CtrlAltA A
Toggle Discussion right pane CtrlAltD  
Toggle Links right pane CtrlAltL L
Toggle History right pane CtrlAltH H
Expand or collapse the selected section CtrlSpace Space
Increase font size in the Requirements Table CtrlAltnum + num +
Decrease font size in the Requirements Table CtrlAltnum - num -
Toggle full screen F11  
Print the current document CtrlP P


Move focus up / down in the document structure / /
Move focus page up / down in the document structure PgUp / PgDn PgUp / PgDn
Move focus to the parent () / the first child () / the previous () sibling / the next sibling () Ctrlarrow  
Go to the object with a given ID CtrlG G
Enter searched keyword CtrlF F
Search the next document object F3 F3
Search the previous document object ShiftF3 F3
Enter document filter CtrlShiftF F
Enable or disable document filter CtrlAltF F
Document Structure
Add a new item after the selected object CtrlEnter
Add a new item as child of the selected object CtrlShiftEnter
Add a new item before the selected object CtrlAltEnter
Delete / undelete the selected objects including all children CtrlDel
Purge the selected deleted objects including all children CtrlShiftDel
Move the selected object up or down in the document structure CtrlShift / /
Promote or demote the selected object CtrlShift / /
Copy the selected objects to the application and system clipboard CtrlC C
Cut selected objects to the application clipboard CtrlX X
Paste objects from the application clipboard CtrlV V
Document Objects
Open editor for the selected attribute Enter or F2 or F2
Edit the header of the selected object CtrlH H
Edit the rich text of the selected cell in a dialog CtrlE E
Comment the selected object CtrlM M
Add a file attachment to the selected object CtrlShiftA A
Start link from the selected objects CtrlL L
End link at the selected objects CtrlShiftL L
Clear suspect flag of all outgoing links of the selected objects CtrlJ J
Cancel selection of link source and target Esc
Rich Text Editor
Switch between header and text description edit mode CtrlH / CtrlT H / T
Copy the selected text to the clipboard CtrlC C
Cut the selected text to the clipboard CtrlX X
Paste text from the clipboard CtrlV V
Undo the last change in the editor CtrlZ Z
Redo the last change in the editor CtrlY Y
Toggle bold font CtrlB B
Toggle italic font CtrlI I
Toggle bullet list style Ctrlnum * num *
Create URL link or change link properties in the Edit dialog CtrlK K
Toggle numbered list style Ctrlnum 1 num 1
Toggle preformatted paragraph style Ctrl; ;
Toggle normal paragraph style Ctrl. .
Decrease indent Ctrl[ [
Increase indent Ctrl] ]
Save changes and close the editor CtrlEnter
Close the editor without saving changes Esc


Refresh project from the Project Folder CtrlR R
Refresh the current document from the Project Folder CtrlShiftR R
Start or finish editing the current document in Exclusive Edit Mode CtrlShiftE E
Switch to the next / previous open document in the project CtrlShiftPgDn / CtrlShiftPgUp PgDn / PgUp
Switch to given open document in the project Ctrlnumber number
Close the current document CtrlW W


Open online documentation F1 F1
Updated for version 2.7.0