Don't use a mouse or trackpad? We built in shortcuts so you can create and edit content efficiently using just your keyboard.

To access the keyboard shortcuts:

  1. Press the ? on your keyboard while you are inside of a mural.
  2. A menu will appear with all of the available keyboard commands, shown below (PC shortcuts shown here, but if you use a Mac it will adjust for you):

Here's a list of all available shortcuts:

General 

Undo
CTRL + Z

Redo
CTRL + SHIFT + Z 

Copy:
CTRL + C 

Cut:
CTRL + X

Paste
CTRL + V

Duplicate
CTRL + D or ALT + DRAG

Duplicate and area without its content
 ALT + SHIFT + DRAG

Select all
CTRL + A

Group
CTRL + G

Ungroup
CTRL + SHIFT + G

Multiple select
Hold CTRL + Click 

Multiple selection marquee
SHIFT + Drag 

Include Locked elements in a selection
SHIFT + CTRL + DRAG

Select a locked element
SHIFT + CTRL + Click 

Select all including locked elements
SHIFT + CTRL +.A

Move elements
ARROW KEYS 

Move elements faster
SHIF T + ARROW KEYS 

Delete element
DELETE/BACKSPACE

Deselect element
ESCAPE

Line
CTRL + ALT + L

CONNECTOR
CTRL + ALT + C

Image upload
CTRL + ALT + U

Presentation


Previous and Next frame
ARROW KEYS 

Other


Override auto alignment
CTRL + Move element

Make a soft line break in sticky note text
SHIFT + ENTER

Open shortcuts list
?

Constrain proportions (shapes & areas)
SHIFT + Resize Handler

Snap the angle of rotation (connectors)
SHIFT + Move Nodes

Search murals and rooms
CTRL + K

Enter/exit draw mode
D

Search element within a mural  
CNRL + F 

Navigation

 
Move around the mural
ARROW KEYS

Move around the mural faster
SHIFT + ARROW KEYS

Pan without moving elements
Hold SPACEBAR + Drag

Zoom in
Z + Marquee Select part of mural
Z + Click

Zoom out
ALT + Z + marquee select part of mural
ALT + Z + Click

Fit to content
CTRL + 0

Actual size
CTRL + ALT + O

Pop-up an element
X + Hover element

Adding elements

3x3 Sticky Note
CTRL + ALT + N

5x3 Sticky Note
CTRL + ALT + M

Circle Sticky Note
CTRL + ALT + X 

Title
CTRL + ALT + H

Textbox
CTRL + ALT + T

Rectangle Shape
CTRL + ALT + R

Oval shape
CTRL + ALT + O 

Now you can impress everyone with how quickly you can navigate and edit content in MURAL!

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