Keyboard Shortcuts for Visual FoxPro

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SUMMARY
This article lists the keyboard shortcuts in Visual FoxPro for menucommands, window manipulation, Help keys, and default macro definitions.

Information in this article is also available in the Visual FoxPro Helpfile under different topics, all beginning with "Shortcut Keys."
MORE INFORMATION
The tables in this article show Visual FoxPro shortcuts for running menucommands, manipulating windows, accessing Help, and using default macrodefinitions.

Menu commands

Shortcut   Command                           Applies to------------------------------------------------------------CTRL+A     Select All (Edit Menu)            Editing textCTRL+C     Copy (Edit Menu)CTRL+D     Do (Program Menu)CTRL+E     Delete Item (Menu Menu)           Designing menusCTRL+E     Do <program> (Program Menu)       ProgramsCTRL+F     Find (Edit Menu)CTRL+H     Change Partitions (Table Menu)    Browse windowsCTRL+I     Insert Item (Menu Menu)           Designing menusCTRL+J     Project Info (Project Menu)       ProjectsCTRL+L     Replace (Edit Menu)CTRL+M     Resume (Program Menu)             ProgramsCTRL+N     New (File Menu)CTRL+O     Open (File Menu)CTRL+P     Print (File Menu)CTRL+Q     Run Query (Query Menu)            Queries           or Close Active Window or           dialog box if Query Designer           is not active.CTRL+R     Redo (Edit Menu)CTRL+S     Save (File Menu)CTRL+T     Toggle Deletion Mark (Table Menu) Browse windowsCTRL+V     Paste (Edit Menu)CTRL+W     Close current Text window or           dialog box and saves changes.CTRL+X     Cut (Edit Menu)CTRL+Y     Append New Record (Table Menu)    Browse windowsCTRL+Z     Undo (Edit Menu)				

Window manipulation

CTRL+F1     Cycles windowsCTRL+F2     Displays Command windowCTRL+F4     Closes active windowCTRL+F5     Restores maximized windowCTRL+F6     Cycles windowsCTRL+F7     Moves active windowCTRL+F8     Sizes active windowCTRL+F9     Minimizes active windowCTRL+F10    Maximizes active window				

Help

F1: Displays Help Contents or context-sensitive Help on active items (forexample, a highlighted keyword in the Command window or the currentproperty in the Properties window).SHIFT+F1: Enables user-prompted context-sensitive Help. The insertionpointer changes to a question mark so that you can click an item (forexample, a menu command or toolbox) to display context-sensitive Help.

Default Macros Definitions

F2     SETF3     LISTF4     DIRECTORYF5     DISPLAY STRUCTUREF6     DISPLAY STATUSF7     DISPLAY MEMORYF8     DISPLAYF9     APPEND				
NOTE: The macro definitions apply to the Command window. You can change themacro definitions by using the Macros command on the Tools menu.
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Article ID: 130167 - Last Review: 02/23/2014 01:05:17 - Revision: 1.1

  • Microsoft Visual FoxPro 3.0 Standard Edition
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