Keyboard Shortcuts for memoQ

The default keyboard shortcuts for memoQ are the following:

Translation editor
Add CommentCtrl+M
Bold text (set a selected part of the text bold or – if it is already bold – to remove the bold formatting)Ctrl+B
Close Active Document (without opening another one)Ctrl+F4
Copy (copy text to the clipboard without cutting it)Ctrl+C
Confirm (store the source segment and the target segment in the primary translation memory (if there's any), and set the confirmation status to confirmed)Ctrl+Enter
Confirm and Update Rows (invoke the Confirm and update rows dialog).Ctrl+Shift+U
Confirm Without Update (without storing the source segment and the target segment in the primary translation memory)Ctrl+Shift+Enter
Copy Selection To TargetCtrl+Shift+T
Copy Source To TargetCtrl+Shift+S
CutCtrl+X or Shift+D
Directly edit the resource entry highlighted in the Translation results paneCtrl+Alt+Enter
Display All Hits/Display Filtered Hits (switch between full and filtered lists in the Translation results pane of the Translation editor)Ctrl+Shift+D
Filter for selected textCtrl+Shift+F
Edit SourceF2
Edit Warnings (invoke a pop-up window where you can see the list of warnings belonging to the segment and set them to ignore)Ctrl+W
Find... (invoke the Find and replace dialog)Ctrl+F
Goto Next (go through the segment types you specify under Goto Next Settings)Ctrl+G
Goto Next Settings (invoke the Go to Next Segment dialog and specify the segment types to jump to when pressing Ctrl+G)Ctrl+Shift+G
Insert Current HitCtrl+Space
Insert En DashCtrl+-
Inset Non-breaking SpaceCtrl+Shift+Space
Insert SymbolCtrl+Shift+I
Insert the target alternative of the hit corresponding to the number on the Translation results pane into the current target segment of the translation (can be used only for the first 9 hits)[number] + Ctrl
Italics (set a selected part of the text italic or – if it is already italic – to remove the italic formatting)Ctrl+I
Join SegmentsCtrl+J
Lock Special... (set the status of segments of the selected type to locked)Ctrl+Alt+L
Lock/Unlock SegmentsCtrl+Shift+L
Look Up Term (invoke the Look up term dialog)Ctrl+P
Move down in the Translation results paneCtrl+Down arrow
Move selected text left by one wordCtrl+Shift+B
Move selected text right by one wordCtrl+Shift+N
Navigate downDown arrow
Navigate down by one viewPage Down
Navigate through the open tabsCtrl+Tab
Navigate upUp arrow
Navigate up in the Translation results paneCtrl+Up arrow
Navigate up by one viewPage Up
Overwrite the target side of the current segment in the translation grid with the target text displayed in the target text field of the Concordance dialogAlt+I
PasteCtrl+V or Shift+Insert
Replace...(invokes the Find and replace dialog).Ctrl+H
Scan Segment (if Automatically scan segments is not enabled in the Automatic Lookup and Insertion dialog)F3
Search For Selection FragmentF6
Search Fragment From CursorF5
Select All TextCtrl+A
Select All Segments (both on the source and the target side)Ctrl+Shift+A
Show the translation editor in the classic layout, with the Translation results pane on the rightCtrl+Alt+1
Show the translation editor with the Translation results pane on topCtrl+Alt+2
Spelling (invoke the Spelling dialog)F7
Split SegmentCtrl+T
Switch from the source side to the target side and vice versaTab
Switch To Next Layout (toggle between the Default layout and Results Top layout of the translation editor)F11
Switch View ( toggle between the Simple, Docking 1 and Docking 2 views of an active ResX file)F11
Toggle Case (toggle between first cap, all caps and small cap mode for the selected part of the target segment)Shift+F3
Underline (set a selected part of the text underlined or – if it is already underlined – remove the underline formatting)Ctrl+U
Unlock Special...(unlock segments of the selected types)Ctrl+Alt+U
Copy Next Inline TagF9
Copy Next Tag SequenceAlt+F9
Edit Inline TagCtrl+F9
Insert All Format TagsAlt+F8
Insert Next Format Tag SequenceF8
Remove All Format TagsCtrl+F8
Concordance (invoke the Concordance dialog)Ctrl+K
Insert Selected Text in the target text field of the Concordance dialogAlt+S
Create Synchro Link (link two segments located in the same grid row)Ctrl+L
Create Cross Link (link two segments located in different grid rows )Ctrl+O
Confirm All Auto Links (confirm all segment links automatically created by memoQ's alignment function)Ctrl+Shift+C
Mark As Insertion (tell memoQ's alignment function to stop looking for a corresponding pair for the segment in question)Ctrl+I
Remove Link or Insertion (remove a link between two segments or an insertion)Ctrl+R
Run Aligner (have the alignment pair reprocessed by memoQ's alignment function)Ctrl+Shift+R
Term base editor
Add Term (add a new variant to the highlighted entry in the term base)Ctrl+A
Create Term Base Entry (invoke the Add new term dialog)Ctrl+E
Quick Create Term Base Entry (without entering additional information)Ctrl+Q
Save AllCtrl+S


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