Keyboard Shortcuts and Access Keys

OpenProject (since version 3.0) offers useful keyboard shortcuts to enhance your productivity. We use both access keys and regular shortcuts. When using access keys, press the modifier keys and the access key number. For the regular shortcuts just type the listed keys on any OpenProject page.

Modifier Keys

Windows

  • Internet Exlorer: Alt + <access key number>
  • Firefox: Alt + Shift + <access key number>
  • Google Chrome: Alt + <access key number>
  • Safari: Alt + <access key number>

Linux

  • Firefox: Alt + Shift + <access key number>
  • Google Chrome: Alt + Mod + <access key number>

OS X

  • Firefox:  Ctrl + Opt + <access key number>
  • Google Chrome: Ctrl + Opt + <access key number>
  • Safari: Ctrl + Opt + <access key number>

Shortcuts

Access Keys

  • Global Search: 4
  • Project Search: 5
  • Go to: My Page: –
  • Open Help Page: 6
  • Open regular shortcuts List: –
  • Go to: Overview: –
  • Go to: Work Packages: –
  • Go to: Wiki: –
  • Go to: Activity: –
  • Go to: Calendar: –
  • Go to: News: –
  • Go to: Timelines: –
  • New: Work Package: 2
  • Go to: Edit (only on certain detail pages): 3
  • Open ‘More’ Menu (only on certain detail pages): 7
  • Go to: Preview (only on edit pages): 1
  • Select previous list item (only on some lists): –
  • Select next list item (only on some lists): –

Regular Shortcuts

  • Global Search: s
  • Project Search: p
  • Go to: My Page: g m
  • Open Help Page: –
  • Open regular shortcuts List: ?
  • Go to: Overview: g o
  • Go to: Work Packages: g w p
  • Go to: Wiki: g w i
  • Go to: Activity: g a
  • Go to: Calendar: g c
  • Go to: News: g n
  • Go to: Timelines: g t
  • New: Work Package: n w p
  • Go to: Edit (only on certain detail pages): g e
  • Open ‘More’ Menu (only on certain detail pages): m
  • Go to: Preview (only on edit pages): g p
  • Select previous list item (only on some lists): j
  • Select next list item (only on some lists): k