Chrome Shortcuts Keyboard

ShortcutAction

Windows and Linux

Tab and window shortcuts

Ctrl + NOpen a new window
Ctrl + Shift + NOpen a new window in Incognito mode
Ctrl + TOpen a new tab, and jump to it
Ctrl + Shift + TReopen the last closed tab, and jump to it
Ctrl + Tab Or Ctrl + PgDnJump to the next open tab
Ctrl + Shift + Tab Or Ctrl + PgUpJump to the previous open tab
Ctrl + 1 Through Ctrl + 8Jump to a specific tab
Ctrl + 9Jump to the last tab
Alt + HomeOpen your home page in the current tab
Alt + Left ArrowOpen the previous page from your browsing history in the current tab
Alt + Right ArrowOpen the next page from your browsing history in the current tab
Ctrl + W Or Ctrl + F4Close the current tab
Ctrl + Shift + WClose all open tabs and the browser
Alt + Space + NMinimize the current window
Alt + Space + XMaximize the current window
Alt + F4Close the current window
Ctrl + Shift + QQuit Google Chrome

Google Chrome feature shortcuts

Alt + F Or Alt + E Or F10Open the Chrome menu
Ctrl + Shift + BShow or hide the Bookmarks bar
Ctrl + Shift + OOpen the Bookmarks Manager
Ctrl + HOpen the History page in a new tab
Ctrl + JOpen the Downloads page in a new tab
Shift + EscOpen the Chrome Task Manager
Shift + Alt + TSet focus on the first item in the Chrome toolbar
F6Switch focus forward between the Address bar, Bookmarks bar (if showing), and page content
Shift + F6Switch focus backward between the Address bar, Bookmarks bar (if showing), and page content
Ctrl + F Or F3Open the Find Bar to search the current page
Ctrl + GJump to the next match to your Find Bar search
Ctrl + Shift + GJump to the previous match to your Find Bar search
Ctrl + Shift + J Or F12Open Developer Tools
Ctrl + Shift + DeleteOpen the Clear Browsing Data options
F1Open the Chrome Help Center in a new tab
Ctrl + Shift + MLog in a different user or browse as a Guest
Alt + Shift + IOpen a feedback form

Address bar shortcuts

Use the following shortcuts in the address bar:
Type A Search Term + EnterSearch with your default search engine
Type A Search Engine Name + TabSearch using a different search engine
Type A Site Name + Ctrl + EnterAdd www. and .com to a site name, and open it in the current tab
Type A Search Term + Alt + EnterOpen a new tab and perform a Google search
Ctrl + L Or Alt + D Or F6Jump to the Address Bar
Ctrl + K Or Ctrl + ESearch from anywhere on the page

Webpage shortcuts

Ctrl + POpen options to print the current page
Ctrl + SOpen options to save the current page
F5 Or Ctrl + RReload the current page
Shift + F5 Or Ctrl + Shift + RReload the current page, ignoring cached content
EscStop the page loading
TabBrowse clickable items moving forward
Shift + TabBrowse clickable items moving backward
Ctrl + O + Select A FileOpen a file from your computer in Chrome
Ctrl + UDisplay non-editable HTML source code for the current page
Ctrl + DSave your current webpage as a bookmark
Ctrl + Shift + DSave all open tabs as bookmarks in a new folder
F11Turn full-screen mode on or off
Ctrl And +Make everything on the page bigger
Ctrl and -Make everything on the page smaller
Ctrl + 0Return everything on the page to default size
Space or PgDnScroll down a webpage, a screen at a time
Shift + Space Or PgUpScroll up a webpage, a screen at a time
HomeGo to the top of the page
EndGo to the bottom of the page
Shift + Scroll Your MousewheelScroll horizontally on the page
Ctrl + Left ArrowMove your cursor to the front of the previous word in a text field
Ctrl + Right ArrowMove your cursor to the back of the next word in a text field
Ctrl + BackspaceDelete the previous word in a text field
Alt + NMove focus to a notification
Alt + Shift + AAllow within a notification
Alt + Shift + DDeny within a notification
Alt + HomeOpen the Home page in the current tab

Mouse shortcuts

The following shortcuts require you to use your mouse:
ShortcutAction
Drag a link to a tabOpen a link in a current tab (mouse only)
Ctrl + Click A LinkOpen a link in new background tab
Ctrl + Shift + Click A LinkOpen a link, and jump to it
Drag a link to a blank area of the tab stripOpen a link, and jump to it (mouse only)
Shift + Click A LinkOpen a link in a new window
Drag the tab out of the tab stripOpen a tab in a new window (mouse only)
Drag the tab into an existing windowMove a tab to a current window (mouse only)
Press Esc while draggingReturn a tab to its original position
Drag the web address to the Bookmarks BarSave the current webpage as a bookmark
Alt + Click A LinkDownload the target of a link
Right-click Back Back or Next Next, or click & hold Back Back or Next NextDisplay your browsing history
Double-click a blank area of the tab stripSwitch between maximized and windowed modes
Ctrl + Scroll Your Mousewheel UpMake everything on the page bigger
Ctrl + Scroll Your Mousewheel DownMake everything on the page smaller

Mac

Tab and window shortcuts

⌘ + NOpen a new window
⌘ + Shift + NOpen a new window in Incognito mode
⌘ + TOpen a new tab, and jump to it
⌘ + Shift + TReopen the last closed tab, and jump to it
⌘ + Option + Right ArrowJump to the next open tab
⌘ + Option + Left ArrowJump to the previous open tab
⌘ + 1 Through ⌘ + 8Jump to a specific tab
⌘ + 9Jump to the last tab
⌘ + [ Or ⌘ + Left ArrowOpen the previous page in your browsing history for the current tab
⌘ + ] Or ⌘ + Right ArrowOpen the next page in your browsing history for the current tab
⌘ + WCloses the current tab or pop-up
⌘ + Shift + WCloses the current window
⌘ + MMinimize the window
⌘ + HHide Google Chrome
⌘ + QQuit Google Chrome

Google Chrome feature shortcuts

⌘ + Shift + BShow or hide the Bookmarks Bar
⌘ + Option + BOpen the Bookmark Manager
⌘ + ,Open the Settings page in a new tab
⌘ + YOpen the History page in a new tab
⌘ + Shift + JOpen the Downloads page in a new tab
⌘ + FOpen the Find Bar to search the current page
⌘ + GJump to the next match to your Find Bar search
⌘ + Shift + GJump to the previous match to your Find Bar search
⌘ + EWhen Find Bar is open, search for selected text
⌘ + Option + IOpen Developer Tools
⌘ + Shift + DeleteOpen the Clear Browsing Data options
⌘ + Shift + MLog in as a different user or browse as a Guest

Address bar shortcuts

Use the following shortcuts in the address bar:
Type A Search Term + EnterSearch with your default search engine
Type A Search Engine Name + TabSearch using a different search engine
Type A Site Name + Control + EnterAdd www. and .com to a site name, and open it in the current tab
Type A Site Name + Control + Shift + EnterAdd www. and .com to a site name, and open it in a new tab
Type A Web Address + ⌘ + EnterOpen the website in a new background tab
⌘ + LJump to the Address Bar

Webpage shortcuts

⌘ + POpen options to print the current page
⌘ + SOpen options to save the current page
⌘ + Option + POpen the Page Setup dialog
⌘ + Shift + IEmail your current page
⌘ + RReload your current page
⌘ + Shift + RReload your current page, ignoring cached content
EscStop the page loading
TabBrowse clickable items moving forward
Shift + TabBrowse clickable items moving backward
⌘ + O + Select A FileOpen a file from your computer in Google Chrome
⌘ + Option + UDisplay non-editable HTML source code for the current page
⌘ + Option + JOpen the JavaScript Console
⌘ + DSave your current webpage as a bookmark
⌘ + Shift + DSave all open tabs as bookmarks in a new folder
⌘ + Ctrl + FTurn full-screen mode on or off
⌘ And +Make everything on the page bigger
⌘ and -Make everything on the page smaller
⌘ + 0Return everything on the page to the default size
SpaceScroll down a webpage, a screen at a time
Shift + SpaceScroll up a webpage, a screen at a time
⌘ + Option + FSearch the web
Option + Left ArrowMove your cursor to the front of the previous word in a text field
Option + Right ArrowMove your cursor to the back of the next word in a text field
Option + DeleteDelete the previous word in a text field
⌘ + Shift + HOpen your home page in the current tab

Mouse shortcuts

The following shortcuts require you to use your mouse:
Drag a link to a tabOpen a link in a current tab (mouse only)
⌘ + Click A LinkOpen a link in new background tab
⌘ + Shift + Click A LinkOpen a link, and jump to it
Drag a link to a blank area of the tab stripOpen a link, and jump to it (mouse only)
Shift + Click a linkOpen a link in a new window
Drag the tab out of the tab stripOpen a tab in a new window (mouse only)
Drag the tab into an existing windowMove a tab to a current window (mouse only)
Press Esc while draggingReturn a tab to its original position
Drag the web address to the Bookmarks BarSave the current webpage as a bookmark
Option + Click a linkDownload the target of a link
Right-click Back Back or Next Next, or click & hold Back Back or Next NextDisplay your browsing history
Double-click a blank area of the tab stripIncrease the window to full height