Editing text often requires speed and precision of movement, so we created a set of keyboard shortcuts just for you. Edit, save and navigate LingoHub's Editor with ease.

And if you need a fresh reminder of all the available shortcuts, just head to Shortcuts tab at the top right corner, below the Navigation Bar. You can find a quick overview of all LingoHub keyboard shortcuts there.   

The Shortcuts Help has been integrated into the Editor for your convenience, and you can also access it by hitting Ctrl + H on your keyboard [CHECK]. 

Default Shortcuts

These shortcuts are available when you are in highlight mode and the highlight bar is shown next to a text segment.

Move up: ↓
Move down: ↑
Focus segment: Enter
Select translation: X
Show shortcuts help: Ctrl + H

Editor search (Mac):⌘ + Shift + Space
Editor search (Windows):  + Shift + Space
Open/Close side panel: Ctrl + + (plus sign)
Go to project: Ctrl + Space

Open settings: Ctrl + U
Open labels: Ctrl + I
Open history: Ctrl + O
Open comments: Ctrl + P

Editing Shortcuts

These shortcuts will be available when you are in the segment text and actively editing it.

Insert source text: Ctrl + 0

Insert from Translation Memory or Machine Translation:
Ctrl + 1 or
Ctrl + 2 or
Ctrl + 3 or
Ctrl + 4

Close without saving: Esc

Save & go to next segment: Tab
Save & go to previous segment: Shift + Tab

Save as DRAFT: Ctrl + J
Save as TRANSLATED: Ctrl + K
Save as APPROVED: Ctrl + L

Save as DRAFT (minor update): Ctrl + Shift + J
Save as APPROVED (minor update): Ctrl + Shift + L


A minor update is useful when you want to change a source text but
DON'T want to set the target text segment to DRAFT. 

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