Revision as of 16:35, 11 July 2006 by Manus (Talk | contribs) (Rationalize tree expansion shortcuts (to be implemented in EiffelStudio))



  • New editor Ctrl+T
  • New window Ctrl+N
  • Save text in current editor Ctrl+S
  • Save all Ctrl+Shift+S
  • Close current tool/editor Alt+F4
  • Main history back Alt+Left
  • Main history forth Alt+right


  • Compile F7
  • Quick compile Shift+F7
  • Freeze Ctrl+F7
  • Finalize Ctrl+Shift+F7
  • Cancel eiffel compilation Ctrl+Pause


  • Start F5
  • Start without breakpoints Ctrl+F5
  • Stop Shift+F5
  • Interrupt application Ctrl+Shift+F5
  • Step by step F10
  • Step into F11
  • Out of routine Shift+F11

Tree view behavior

  • Trigger collapsing of all tree nodes Numpad/
  • Trigger collapsing of current tree node Numpad-
  • Trigger collapsing of current tree node Left
  • Trigger expansion of current tree node Numpad+
  • Trigger expansion of current tree node Right
  • Trigger expansion of all tree nodes Numpad*

External commands

  • Trigger external commands Alt+[0,9]

Displaying Tools

  • Search tool Ctrl+Alt+F



  • Copy Ctrl+C
  • Cut Ctrl+X
  • Paste Ctrl+V
  • To upper case Ctrl+U
  • To lower case Ctrl+Shift+U
  • Redo Ctrl+Y
  • Undo Ctrl+Z
  • Select all Ctrl+A
  • Toggle line numbers Ctrl+L
  • Indent selection Tab
  • Unindent selection Shift+Tab
  • Comment Ctrl+K
  • Uncomment Ctrl+Shift+K
  • Embed "if..." Ctrl+I
  • Embed "debug..." Ctrl+D


  • Go to basic text view Ctrl+Shift+T
  • Go to clickable text view Ctrl+Shift+C
  • Go to flat text view Ctrl+Shift+F
  • Go to contact text view Ctrl+Shift+O
  • Go to interface text view Ctrl+Shift+I

Code completion

  • Trigger feature completion Ctrl+Space
  • Trigger class completion Ctrl+Shift+Space

Search and replace

  • Trigger backward search Shift+F3
  • Trigger search on last searched item Ctrl+F3
  • Trigger search on current selection F3
  • Trigger quick search bar Ctrl+F
  • Trigger display of search panel Ctrl+Alt+F
  • Trigger display of search panel focused on replace Ctrl+H

Code completion window

  • Enable/Disable filter F1
  • Show/Hide types F2
  • Show/Hide signatures F3
  • Show/Hide disambiguated names F4
  • Enable/Disable remembering size F5