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Shortcut keys

If you want to use World Editor even smarter, try utilizing hotkeys!

There are different hotkeys for Windows and OSX environments, so use the table below to get started.


1. Camera View

FeaturesShortcuts (Windows)Shortcuts (OSX)
Move the Camera FasterMove + ShiftMove + ⇧
Camera movement (up/down)E, QE, Q
Move camera (forward/left/backward/right)W, A, S, DW, A, S, D
Pan the screenMiddle Mouse ButtonMiddle Mouse Button
Convert camera modeRR
Rotate camera around selected objectAlt + Right Mouse Button⌥ + Right Mouse Button
Rotate CameraRight Mouse ButtonRight Mouse Button
Zoom the cameraMouse Scroll WheelMouse Scroll Wheel

2. Toolbar

FeaturesShortcuts (Windows)Shortcuts (OSX)
View menuTab
UndoCtrl + Z⌘ + Z
RedoCtrl + Y⌘ + Y
Save WorldCtrl + S⌘ + S
Save AsCtrl + Shift + S⌘ + ⇧ + S
Selecting Objects11
Move Objects22
Rotate Objects33
Object Size44
Grid55
Snapping Objects66
Open a camera view77
Navigating Saved Camera ViewsAlt + [ , ]⌥ + [ , ]
Opening Object Usage88
Opening Guides99

3. Edit

FeaturesShortcuts (Windows)Shortcuts (OSX)
Copying ObjectsCtrl + C⌘ + C
Paste an ObjectCtrl + V⌘ + V
Duplicate an ObjectCtrl + D⌘ + D
Select All ObjectsCtrl + A⌘ + A
Group ObjectsCtrl + G⌘ + G
Remove ObjectsBackspace
Focus an ObjectFF
Place Object VerticesObject Selected + VObject Selected + V
Full Screen ViewShift + Space⇧ + Space
Reset Position to 0Alt + P⌥ + P
Reset Rotation to 0Alt + R⌥ + R
Reset Size to 0Alt + S⌥ + S

4. Objects

FeaturesShortcuts (Windows)Shortcuts (OSX)
Open/Close the Objects PanelAlt + 1⌥ + 1
Open/Close the Explorer PanelAlt + 2⌥ + 2
Open/Close the Properties PanelAlt + 3⌥ + 3
Open the Objects TabAlt + 4⌥ + 4
Open/Close the Favorites TabAlt + 5⌥ + 5
Open/Close Saved Objects TabAlt + 6⌥ + 6
Open/Close the Recently Used TabAlt + 7⌥ + 7

5. Explorer

FeaturesShortcuts (Windows)Shortcuts (OSX)
Select Previous Object
Select Next Object
Expand Object Hierarchy
Collapse Object Hierarchy
Select Top ObjectCtrl + ↑⌘ + ↑
Select Bottom ObjectCtrl + ↓⌘ + ↓
Multiple SelectionCtrl + Mouse Left Button⌘ + Mouse Left Button
Continuous Range SelectionShift + ↑, ↓ or Mouse Left Button⇧ + ↑, ↓ or Mouse Left Button
Locking ObjectsCtrl + Shift + L⌘ + ⇧ + L