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The keyboard shortcuts supported by Ludus

Find the keyboard shortcuts either for Mac or Windows devices.

Properties:

  • Cut: ⌘ + X or Ctrl + X
  • Copy: ⌘ + C or Ctrl + C
  • Paste: ⌘ + V or Ctrl + V
  • Undo: ⌘ + Z or Ctrl + Z
  • Redo: ⌘ + ⇧ + Z or Ctrl + ⇧ + Z
  • Duplicate: ⌘ + D or Ctrl + D
  • Select one by one: ⇧ + click
  • Select all your elements: ⌘ + A or Ctrl + A

Dashboard:

  • Open the edition mode of your presentation: ⌘ + click or Ctrl + click

View:

  • Go to previous or next slides: ← or →
  • Zoom In: ⌘ + + or Ctrl + +
  • Zoom Out: ⌘ + - or Ctrl + -
  • Zooming : pinch with your 2 fingers on your trackpad
  • Panning  : pan with your 2 fingers on your trackpad or keep clicking your "space bar" and use your mouse to pan.
  • Double click on the number % to come back to the initial %.
  • Hide controls (in view mode): H

Text:

  • Title textbox: T
  • Paragraph textbox: P
  • Select 1 word: double click
  • Select the whole text: triple click
  • Copy and paste the text style: ⌘ + ⇧ + C and ⌘ + ⇧ + V or Ctrl + ⇧ + C and Ctrl + ⇧ + V
  • Make text bold: ⌘ + B or Ctrl + B
  • Make text italic: ⌘ + I or Ctrl + I
  • Make text underlined: ⌘ + U or Ctrl + U

Object:

  • Drawing mode: B
  • Rectangle: R
  • Circle: O
  • Smart menu: ⇥ or TAB key
  • Bring forward: ⌘ + ↑ or Ctrl + ↑
  • Bring to front: ⇧ + ⌘ + ↑ or ⇧ + Ctrl + ↑
  • Send backwards: ⌘ + ↓ or Ctrl + ↓
  • Send to back: ⇧ + ⌘ + ↓ or ⇧ + Ctrl + ↓
  • Unlock: ⇧ + ⌘ + L or ⇧ + Ctrl + L 
  • Group Objects: ⌘ + G or Ctrl + G
  • Ungroup Objects: ⌘ + ⇧ + G or Ctrl + ⇧ + G
  • Resize evenly: enlarge or reduce your object with ⌥ or ALT
  • Access the color picker: I
  • Remove a color: ⌥ + click or ALT + click
  • Fit to canvas: Cmd + E or Ctrl + E.
  • Crop an image or GIF : double click on the object

Slide Manager

  • Select multiple slides: ⌘ + click or Ctrl + click
  • Select all the slides of your presentation: ⌘ + A or Ctrl + A
  • Duplicate my slide: Select your slide and click ⌘ + D or Ctrl + D, or you can use the usual shortcuts ⌘ + C and ⌘ + V or Ctrl + C and Ctrl + V
  • Delete my slide: Hit the "delete" button or backspace ⌫.

Note

  1. You can mostly find the keyboard shortcuts at the bottom of the web page when you mouse-over a functionality.
  2. Keyboard shortcuts are more efficient in Google Chrome.