Polypane

List of shortcuts

Default browser functions

  • cmd/ctrl l / alt d : Focus addressbar
  • cmd/ctrl r / F5 : Reload
  • shift cmd/ctrl r : Empty cache and reload
  • backspace / alt left : Go back
  • shift backspace / alt right : Go forward
  • cmd/ctrl q : Close Polypane
  • F11: Toggle fullscreen
  • alt: Show menu (Windows only)
  • cmd/ctrl i : Toggle Dark mode
  • F2: Show shortcut overlay
  • F1 / alt home : Go back to the getting started screen

Pane management

  • cmd/ctrl t / cmd/ctrl n : New pane
  • shift cmd/ctrl t/shift cmd/ctrl n : New randomly sized pane
  • cmd/ctrl b : Create panes from breakpoints
  • cmd/ctrl m : Toggle focus mode
  • alt r : Rotate all panes

Development shortcuts

  • F12 / shift cmd/ctrl i : Toggle Devtools
  • shift cmd/ctrl c : Inspect element
  • cmd/ctrl p : Make screenshot
  • cmd/ctrl o : Toggle synced scrolling
  • cmd/ctrl d : Toggle layout debugging

Global Zooming

  • cmd/ctrl +/- : Zoom in and out
  • cmd/ctrl 0 : Reset zoom to 100%
  • shift cmd/ctrl 0 : Zoom to fit

Some mouse interactions change if you press certain keys:

  • Press shift when resizing a pane to maintain its proportions.
  • Press cmd/ctrl when clicking the reload button to clear the cache and reload.
  • Press cmd/ctrl and scroll to zoom in and out.

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