Shortcuts

Make your workflow faster by learning Lunacy's shortcuts

You can use keyboard shortcuts in Lunacy to speed up your design process.

We keep these shortcuts consistent with both Sketch for Mac and Photoshop. If you are used to these certain combinations, they will likely work in Lunacy as well.

General Shortcuts

Action Windows, Linux Mac      
Open Ctrl+O ⌘ O
New Ctrl+N ⌘ N
Save Ctrl+S ⌘ S
Save as Ctrl+Shift+S ⌘ Shift S
Export Ctrl+E ⌘ E
View Docs F1 F1
Close Tab Ctrl+W ⌘ W
Next Tab Ctrl+Tab ⌃ Tab
Prev Tab Ctrl+Shift+Tab ⌃ Shift Tab
Exit Alt+F4 or Ctrl+Q ⌘ Q
Copy Ctrl+C ⌘ C
Cut Ctrl+X ⌘ X
Paste Ctrl+V ⌘ V
Export in PNG to Icons8 Cloud, copy URL to clipboard Alt+C+С ⌥ C C
Copy Style Ctrl+Alt+C ⌥ ⌘ C
Paste Style Ctrl+Alt+V ⌥ ⌘ C
Undo Ctrl+Z ⌘ Z
Redo Ctrl+Y or Ctrl+Shift+Z ⌘ Shift Z
Show Rulers Ctrl+R ⌘ R
Show Grid Ctrl+’ ⌘ '
Show Layout Grid Ctrl+\ ⌃ G
Show Guidelines Ctrl+; ⌃ ;
Lock Guidelines Ctrl+Alt+; ⌥ ⌘
Collapse the Layer list Ctrl+~ ⌃ ~
Switch to Layers Alt+1 ⌥ 1
Switch to Components Alt+2 ⌥ 2
Switch to Styles Alt+3 ⌥ 3
Switch to Icons Alt+4 ⌥ 4
Switch to Photos Alt+5 ⌥ 5
Switch to Illustrations Alt+6 ⌥ 6
Switch to UI Kits Alt+7 ⌥ 7
Switch to Plugins Alt+8 ⌥ 8
Switch to Shortcuts Shift+F1 Shift F1 or ⌥ O
View code F4 F4

Tools

Action Windows, Linux Mac
Select V V
Deselect Esc Esc
Text T T
Rectangle R R
Rounded Rectangle U U
Ellipse O O
Line L L
Pencil N N
Pen P P
Eyedropper I I
Place Image M M
Place Avatar Q Q
Artboard A A
Hotspot H H
Slice E E
Comment C C
Component S S
Button B B
Text Input D D
Checkbox F F
Radio button Y Y
Toggle K K
Drop-down list W W
Draw from center Hold down Alt and drag Hold down and drag
Draw preserving aspect ratio Hold down Shift and drag Hold down Shift and drag

Selecting Layers

Action Windows, Linux Mac
Select layer Click Click
Select All Ctrl+A ⌘ A
Select All artboards (layers beyond artboards are ignored) Shift+Ctrl+A ⌘ Shift A
Select a layer within a group Ctrl+Click ⌘ Click

Editing layers

Action Windows, Linux Mac
Edit Mode Enter or Double click Enter or Double click
Finish Editing/Deselect all Escape Escape
Delete layer Backspace or Del Backspace or Del
Toggle Mask Ctrl+M ⌘ M
Flip horizontally Shift+H Shift H
Flip vertically Shift+V Shift V
Union Ctrl+Shift+U ⌘ ⌥ U
Substract Ctrl+Shift+P ⌘ ⌥ P
Intersect Ctrl+Shift+I ⌘ ⌥ I
Difference Ctrl+Shift+X ⌘ ⌥ X
Align Left Alt+A ⌥ A
Align Right Alt+D ⌥ D
Align Horizontally Alt+H ⌥ A
Align Top Alt+W ⌥ W
Align Bottom Alt+S ⌥ S
Align Vertically Alt+V ⌥ V
Distribute Horizontally Ctrl+Shift+H ⌃ Shift H
Distribute Vertically Ctrl+Shift+V ⌃ Shift V
Tidy up Ctrl+Alt+Shift+T ⌃ ⌥ Shift T
Scale layers Ctrl+K ⌘ K
Refresh avatar Shift+R Shift R
Outline stroke Ctrl+Shift+O ⌘ Shift O

Text Editing

Action Windows, Linux Mac
Bold Ctrl+B ⌘ B
Italic Ctrl+I ⌘ I
Underline Ctrl+U ⌘ U
Increase Font Size Ctrl+Alt + ⌥ ⌘ +
Decrease Font Size Ctrl+Alt – ⌥ ⌘ -
Increase Line Spacing Ctrl+Alt+> ⌥ ⌘ >
Decrease Line Height Ctrl+Alt+< ⌥ ⌘ <
Increase Character Spacing Ctrl+Shift+> ⌘ Shift >
Decrease Character Spacing Ctrl+Shift+< ⌘ Shift <
Horizontal Align Left Ctrl+Alt+{ ⌥ ⌘ {
Horizontal Align Center Ctrl+Alt+T ⌥ ⌘ T
Horizontal Align Right Ctrl+Alt+} ⌥ ⌘ }
Horizontal Align Justify Ctrl+Alt+J ⌥ ⌘ J
Refresh generated text Shift+R Shift R

Operations with Components

Action Windows, Linux Mac
Create Component Ctrl+Alt+K ⌥ ⌘ K
Edit Component Enter Enter
Send to Components Page Ctrl+Alt+M ⌥ ⌘ M
Go to Main Component Ctrl+Alt+E ⌥ ⌘ E
Detach from Components Ctrl+Alt+D ⌥ ⌘ B
Reset instance size Ctrl+Alt+R ⌥ ⌘ R
Create component state Ctrl+Alt+P ⌥ ⌘ S

Moving and Resizing layers

Action Windows, Linux Mac
Distance to layers Alt
Duplicate Hold downAlt and drag or Ctrl+D Hold down and drag or ⌘ D
Move along X/Y axis Hold down Shift and drag Hold down Shift and drag
Move by 1px Arrow keys Arrow keys
Move by 10px Shift+Arrow keys Shift+Arrow keys
Resize by 1px Ctrl+Arrow keys ⌘ Arrow Keys
Resize by 10px Ctrl+Shift+Arrow keys ⌘ Shift Arrow Keys
Resize from center Alt+resize ⌥ resize
Preserve Ratio Shift+resize Shift resize
Pan around canvas Hold down Space and drag Hold down Space and drag
Disable snapping while dragging layers Hold down Ctrl and drag Hold down and drag

Arranging layers

Action Windows, Linux Mac
Group Selection Ctrl+G ⌘ G
Ungroup Selection Ctrl+Shift+G ⌘ Shift G
Bring Forward Ctrl+] ⌘ ]
Send Backward Ctrl+[ ⌘ [
Send to Back Ctrl+Shift+[ ⌘ Shift [
Show / Hide Ctrl+H ⌘ Shift H
Lock / Unlock Ctrl+L ⌘ Shift L

Zoom and Focus

Action Windows, Linux Mac
Zoom Tool Z Z
Zoom Ctrl+Mouse Wheel ⌘ Mouse Wheel
Soft zoom Ctrl+Shift+Mouse Wheel ⌘ Shift Mouse Wheel
Zoom In Ctrl + or just + ⌘ + or just +
Zoom Out Ctrl - or just - ⌘ - or just -
Zoom to 100% Ctrl+0 ⌘0
Zoom to All Elements Ctrl+1 ⌘ 1
Zoom to Selection Ctrl+2 ⌘ 2
Fit Width Ctrl+3 ⌘3
Fit Height Ctrl+4 ⌘4
Previous page Page up Page up
Next page Page down Page down
Previous artboard Home Home
Next artboard End End
Search Ctrl+/ or just / ⌘ / or just /