150+ ArchiCAD Keyboard Shortcuts and Special Mouse Clicks

File Menu

ActionWindows ShortcutsMac Shortcuts
NewCtrl + NCommand + N
New and ResetCtrl + Alt + NCommand + Option + N
OpenCtrl + OCommand + O
CloseCtrl + WCommand + W
SaveCtrl + SCommand + S
Save asCtrl + Shift + SCommand + Shift + S
PlotCtrl + PCommand + P
Plot SetupCtrl + Shift + PCommand + Shift + P
PrintCtrl + PCommand + P
QuitCtrl + QCommand + Q
Place ModuleCtrl + ‘Command + ‘
Hotlink ManagerCtrl + Shift + ‘Command + Shift + ‘
New objectCtrl + Shift + NCommand + Shift + N
Open objectCtrl + Shift + OCommand + shift + O
Save project asCtrl + Shift + NCommand + Shift + N

Edit Text

ActionWindows ShortcutsMac Shortcuts
RedoCtrl + Shift + ZCommand + Shift + Z
UndoCtrl + ZCommand + Z
Repeat last commandCtrl + BCommand + B
Select allCtrl + ACommand + A
FindCtrl + FCommand + F
Find and replaceCtrl + HCommand + H
Replace againCtrl + TCommand + T
Go to lineCtrl + LCommand + L
CommentCtrl + MCommand + M
UncommentCtrl + UCommand + U

Edit Menu Commands

ActionWindows ShortcutsMac Shortcuts
Find and selectCtrl + Shift + ACommand + Shift + A
CopyCtrl + CCommand + C
DragCtrl + DCommand + D
RotateCtrl + ECommand + E
SplitCtrl + FCommand + F
StretchCtrl + HCommand + H
MirrorCtrl + MCommand + M
ResizeCtrl + KCommand + K
AdjustCtrl + –Command + –
Trim to roofCtrl + OCommand + O
Tool settingsCtrl + TCommand + T
edit selection setCtrl + Shift + TCommand + Shift + T
Drag a copyCtrl + Shift + DCommand + Shift + D
Rotate a copyCtrl + Shift + ECommand + Shift + E
Mirror a copyCtrl + Shift + MCommand + Shift + M

Display Menu

ActionWindows ShortcutsMac Shortcuts
RedrawCtrl + RCommand + R
RebuildCtrl + Shift + RCommand + Shift + R
Zoom inCtrl + /Command + /
Zoom outCtrl + Shift + /Command + Shift + /
PainCtrl + ,Command + ,
Zoom to selectionCtrl + Shift + ‘Command + Shift + ‘
Fit to windowCtrl + ‘Command + ‘
Full screenCtrl +Command +
Home ZoomCtrl + Shift +Command + Shift +
Previous zoomCtrl + [Command + [
Next zoomCtrl + ]Command + ]

Tools Shortcuts

ActionWindows ShortcutsMac Shortcuts
GroupCtrl + GCommand + G
ungroupCtrl + Shift + GCommand + Shift + G
Suspend groupAlt + GOption + G
Auto groupAlt + Shift + GOption + Shift + G
Create patchCtrl + ;Command + ;
explodeCtrl + =Command + =
Bring to frontShift + F6Shift + F6
Bring forwardF6F6
Send backwardF5F5
Send to backShift + F5Shift + F5

Options Shortcuts

ActionWindows ShortcutsMac Shortcuts
Clear wallsF7F7
Grid SnapF8F8
Grids and backgroundShift + F8Shift + F8
layer SettingsCtrl + LCommand + L
Go to StoryCtrl + 4Command + 4
Go down a storyCtrl + 5Command + 5
Go Up a storyCtrl + 6Command + 6
Story settingsCtrl + 7Command + 7
Show ghost storyCtrl + 8Command + 8

Image Shortcuts

ActionWindows ShortcutsMac Shortcuts
Photo render projectionsF10F10
Create fly-throughF11F11
Create sun studyF12F12
3D cutawayCtrl + YCommand + Y
3D prjections settingsCtrl + Shift + 3Command + Shift + 3
Elements to show in 3DCtrl + Alt + ACommand + Option + A
3D cutting planesCtrl + Shift + YCommand + Shift + Y
shadingF9F9
Hidden lineCtrl + F9Command + F9
WireframeCtrl + Shift + F9Command + Shift + F9

Teamwork Shortcuts

ActionWindows ShortcutsMac Shortcuts
Sign inCtrl + ICommand + I
Receive changesCtrl + JCommand + J
Send ans receive changesCtrl + Shift + JCommand + Shift + J
Sign outCtrl + Shift + WCommand + Shift + W
Share projectCtrl + Shift + ICommand + Shift + I

Action Shortcuts

ActionWindows ShortcutsMac Shortcuts
Switch geometry methodsGG
Switch Construction methodsCC
AngleAA
RadiusRR
X Co-ordinateXX
Y Co-ordinateYY
Z Co-ordinateZZ
Top elevationTT
Bottom elevationBB
Cursor snap variantsQQ
ParallelPP
Angle BisectorHH
OffsetOO
Special snap relative constructionDD
Previous ToolPage UpPage Up
Next ToolPage DownPage Down
Grid snapSS
Scroll up
Scroll down
Scroll left
Scroll right
Zoom in++
Zoom out

Tools

ActionWindows ShortcutsMac Shortcuts
Arrow tool11
Marquee tool22
Wall toolWW
Wall end tool]]
Column toolEE
Beam toolFF
Window tool,,
Door toolMM
Object toolVV
lamp tool..
Stair toolAlt + .Option + .
Slab toolUU
Roof toolII
Mesh tool[[
Dimension toolJJ
Radial dimension tool
Level dimension toolShift + JShift + J
Angle dimension toolAlt +Option +
Text toolKK
label toolShift + KShift + K
Zone toolAlt + ‘Option + ‘
fill tool
Line toolShift + LShift + L
Circle tool;;
Polyline toolLL
Spline toolAlt + ;Option + ;
Figure toolShift + FShift + F
Hotspot tool00
Section tool77
Detail tool88
Camera tool99

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