# EngineeringPaper.xyz Keyboard Shortcuts

EngineeringPaper.xyz supports the keyboard shortcuts defined in the table below. Note that on Mac, the Command Key replaces the Control Key.

Key Combination | Action |

* | Multiple |

/ | Divide |

Type sqrt( | Insert square root |

pi, e, or i | Reserved variables for pi, Euler's number, and the imaginary unit |

Type the name of a lower case Greek letter | Inserts a lower case Greek character (updates after leaving the current math field), recognizes alpha, beta, gamma, delta, epsilon, zeta, eta, theta, iota, kappa, lambda, mu, nu, xi, rho, sigma, tau, phi, chi, psi, and omega |

Type the name of an upper case Greek character | Inserts an upper case Greek character (updates after leaving the current math field), recognizes Gamma, Delta, Theta, Lambda, Xi, Pi, Sigma, Upsilon, Phi, Psi, and Omega |

Tab | Navigate to next location in equation, if available, otherwise navigate to next focusable element on page |

^ | Add exponent |

_ | Add subscript |

Arrow Keys | Navigate within the math field |

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Control-S | Save current sheet to local file |

Control-Shift-S | Save current sheet to database to get shareable link |

Control-O | Open sheet from local file (replaces currently open sheet) |

Control-Shift-N | Load blank sheet (replaces currently open sheet) |

Control-Z | Undo, local to currently active math or text field |

Control-Y | Redo, local to currently active math or text field |

Control-Up Arrow | Select cell above current cell |

Control-Down Arrow | Select cell below current cell |

Control-D | Delete current cell |

Enter | Insert Math Cell when in a Math Cell, or add row when in a Plot, Table, Piecewise Expression, or System Solve Cell |

Shift-Enter | Insert Math Cell |

Control-Enter then 1 | Insert Math Cell |

Control-Enter then 2 | Insert Documentation Cell |

Control-Enter then 3 | Insert Plot Cell |

Control-Enter then 4 | Insert Table Cell |

Control-Enter then 5 | Insert Piecewise Expression Cell |

Control-Enter then 6 | Insert System Solve Cell |

Control-Enter then 7 | Insert Sheet |

Escape | Unselect all cells |

EngineeringPaper.xyz Keyboard Shortcuts

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