Typesetting InDesign Shortcuts

  1. Hyphen
    • compound words/names
    • -
  2. En dash
    • span and minus sign
    • ⌥-
  3. Em dash
    • instead of parentheses
    • ⌥⇧-
  4. Spell Check
    ⌘I
  5. Text Frame Options
    ⌘B
  6. All Caps (On/Off)
    ⌘⇧K
  7. Show/Hide Hidden Characters
    ⌘⌥I
  8. Select from Cursor to Beginning or End of Line
    ⇧+ Home/End
  9. Select from Cursor to Beginning or End of Story
    ⌘⇧+Home/End
  10. Select Current Line
    • ⌘⇧
    • Triple-Click
  11. Select one word to the left/right
    ⌘⇧←→
  12. Column Break
  13. Frame Break
    ⇧⏎ (on keypad)
  14. Page Break
    ⌘⏎ (on keypad)
  15. Soft Return
    ⇧⏎
  16. Nonbreaking Space
    ⌘⌥X
  17. Single Open Quote
    ⌥]
  18. Single Close Quote
    ⇧⌥]
  19. Double Open Quote
    ⌥[
  20. Double Close Quote
    ⇧⌥[
  21. Keep Options (to prevent orphans)
    ⌘⌥K: Keep Lines Together: Start of §: 2 lines, End of §3 lines
Author
ericburger
ID
332071
Card Set
Typesetting InDesign Shortcuts
Description
InDesign Shortcuts
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