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Sublime Text 2 - Useful Shortcuts

Sublime Text 2 – Useful Shortcuts (PC)

Loosely ordered with the commands I use most towards the top. Sublime also offer full documentation.


Ctrl+C copy current line (if no selection)
Ctrl+X cut current line (if no selection)
Ctrl+⇧+K delete line
Ctrl+↩ insert line after
Ctrl+⇧+↩ insert line before
Ctrl+⇧+↑ move line (or selection) up
Ctrl+L select line (repeat to select next lines)
Ctrl+D select word (repeat select others occurrences in context for multiple editing)
Ctrl+M jump to closing bracket for current code, repeat to jump to opening bracket
Ctrl+⇧+M select all contents of the current brackets (curly brackets, square brackets, parentheses)
Ctrl+KK delete from cursor to end of line
Ctrl+K+⌫ delete from cursor to start of line
Ctrl+] indent current line(s)
Ctrl+[ un-indent current line(s)
Ctrl+⇧+D duplicate line(s)
Ctrl+J join line below to the end of the current line
Ctrl+ / comment/un-comment current line
Ctrl+⇧+/ block comment current selection
Ctrl+Y redo, or repeat last keyboard shortcut command
Ctrl+⇧+V paste and indent correctly
Ctrl+Space select next auto-complete suggestion
Ctrl+U soft undo (somehow undoes your movements; it jumps to your last change before undoing it when you repeat this command)

Navigation/Goto Anywhere

Ctrl+P quick-open files by name in your project (doesn’t seem to need an actual project set up, it just searches in the directories around the currently-opened file
Ctrl+R goto symbol (functions and classes) in the file. Same as Ctrl+P, then type @
Ctrl+; goto word in current file. Same as Ctrl+P, then type #
Ctrl+G goto line in current file. Same as Ctrl+P, then type :


Ctrl+⇧+P command prompt
Ctrl+KB toggle side bar


Ctrl+F find
Ctrl+H replace
Ctrl+⇧+F find in files


Ctrl+⇧+t open last closed tab (just like in your browser)
Ctrl+PgDn cycle down through open tabs, cycle up with Ctrl+PgUp
Ctrl+⇆ cycle through last tabs (repeat to go back further in history)

Split window

Alt+⇧+2 split into two columns
Alt+⇧+1 revert to single column
Alt+⇧+5 grid (4 groups)
Ctrl+[1,2,3,4] jump to “group” (pane)
Ctrl+⇧+[1,2,3,4] move file to specified group


Ctrl+F2 toggle bookmark
F2 next bookmark
⇧+F2 previous bookmark
Ctrl+⇧+F2 clear bookmarks

Text manipulation

Ctrl+KU upper case
Ctrl+KL lower case
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