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Adobe Experience Design (XD) shortcuts

All shortcuts for Adobe Experience Design (XD)

Adobe Experience Design (XD) is the new UX and interface design and prototype application by Adobe. The app is developed quickly and works very well with the whole Creative Cloud. View or download the Adobe XD Beta via Adobe.com.

Designtool

Shortcuts

General shortcuts

Hide⌘ H
Hide others⌥ ⌘ H
Quit⌘ Q

Edit menu

Undo⌘ Z
Redo⇧ ⌘ Z
Cut⌘ X
Copy⌘ C
Paste⌘ V
Paste Appearance (in Design mode), and⌥ ⌘ V
Duplicate⌘ D
Select All⌘ A
Deselect All⇧ ⌘ A

File menu

New⌘ N
Open...⌘ O
Close⌘ W
Save...⌘ S
Save As...⇧ ⌘ S
Export⌘ E
Import⇧ ⌘ I

Path/Pen

Open Path/Pen panelP
Convert PointDouble-click
Asymmetric Control Point
Snap Control Point Angle
Snap Anchor Point Angle
Keys for Object menu
Group⌘ G
Ungroup⇧ ⌘ G
Make Symbol⌘ K
Lock⌘ L
Hide⌘ ;
Mask with Shape⇧ ⌘ M
Make Repeat Grid⌘ R

Align

Left⌃ ⌘ ←
Center (horizontally)⌃ ⌘ C
Right⌃ ⌘ →
Top⌃ ⌘ ↑
Middle (vertically)⌃ ⌘ M
Bottom⌃ ⌘ ↓

Arrange

Bring to Front⇧ ⌘ ]
Bring Forward⌘ ]
Send Backward⌘ [
Send to Back⇧ ⌘ [

Distribute

Horizontal⌃ ⌘ H
Vertical⌃ ⌘ V
Keys for Path
Add⌥ ⌘ U
Subtract⌥ ⌘ S
Intersect⌥ ⌘ I
Exclude Overlap⌥ ⌘ X
Convert to Path⌘ 8

Text

Bold⌘ B
Italic⌘ I

Operations

From Center
Copy Paste Object⌥ Drag
Constrain
Edit TextEnter
Constrain Rotate⇧ (15°)
Line Constrain Rotate⇧ (45°)
Constrain From Center⇧ ⌥
Direct Select
Design mode⌘ Tab
Prototype mode⌘ Tab

Tools

SelectV
RectangleR
EllipseE
LineL
PenP
TextT
ArtboardA
ZoomEnter zoom mode: Z or Press Space+Cmd, then click or marquee select an area on the artboard to zoom in Press Space+Cmd+Opt to zoom out
Zoom to Selection⌘ 3

View

Zoom In⌘ +, or ⌥ Scroll
Zoom Out⌘ - or ⌥ Scroll
Zoom to Fit⌘ 0
Enter Full Screen⌃ ⌘ F
PanSpacebar
Assets⇧ ⌘ Y
Layers⌘ Y
Switch Workspace^ ⇥
Show Artboard Grid⌘ '

Window

Maximize
Minimize⌘ M
Preview⌘ ⏎

Operation modifiers

Horizontal Pan⌘ + Scrollwheel
Vertical PanScrollwheel

Selection command

Enable measurementsOption (with an object is selected)