Keyboard Shortcuts

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Keyboard Shortcuts (Mac)

Keyboard Shortcuts (Windows)

Notes Tool

Keyboard shortcuts can provide a significant time-savings over using your mouse. To speed-up tasks you do regularly, try some of the keyboard shortcuts listed below.

Keyboard Shortcuts (Mac)

This help article abbreviates the names of two keys:

Cmd — Command

Opt — Option

General

These keyboard shortcuts are available throughout macOS.

Cmd+C — Copy

Cmd+H — Hide windows

Cmd+M — Minimize

Cmd+P — Open Print/Export panel

Cmd+Q — Quit Active App

Cmd++ — Zoom in

Cmd+- — Zoom out

Cmd+V — Paste

Cmd+W — Close

Cmd+X — Cut

Cmd+Z — Undo

Cmd+Tab — Unhide windows

Shift+Cmd+G — Opens the “Go to Folder” window (use this to open hidden folders)

Shift+Cmd+Z — Redo

 

Logos-Specific

These keyboard shortcuts are specific to Logos.

Backspace — Clear Page in Drawing Mode

Caps Lock — Toggles the Keyboard Selector between the default language and an original language

Cmd+ Enter — In a Bible Search: Opens the selected Bible to the displayed verse

Cmd+ Delete — In a Bible Search: Removes the selected Bible from displayed results

Cmd+D — Add current location to Favorites

Cmd+F — Find (in this panel)

Cmd+G — Go to reference box of current resource/guide

Cmd+K — Apply Highlighting

Cmd+L — Show Library

Cmd+O — Open/close Documents menu

Cmd+R — Read Aloud

Cmd+W — Close current panel

Cmd+ Y — Open History Tool

Cmd+[ — Back in History

Cmd+] — Forward in History

Cmd+ — Go to next window (moves between floating windows and main window)

Cmd+19 — Navigate to Quick Link (1–9)

Cmd+F8 — Enter Drawing Mode (on some keyboards, Fn+Cmd+F8 may be necessary)

Cmd+Down arrow — End (e.g., last article)

Cmd+Up arrow — Home (e.g., title page)

Cmd+T — Open new tab

Ctrl+Cmd+ Space — Toggle between keyboards in the Keyboard Selector

Ctrl+Tab — Go to next tab

Ctrl+Shift+Tab — Go to previous tab

Esc — Dismiss / Exit Drawing mode / Exit Find box

F4 (requires Logos Pro Early Access) — Toggle the application theme between Light and Dark mode

F7 — Quick comparison of the active verse/selected text

Left arrow — Navigate to previous parallel book

Right arrow — Navigate to next parallel book

Opt+Cmd+ B — Open Copy Bible Verses tool in a floating window

Opt+Cmd+C — Copy location as [URL] [HTML] [L4] [Wiki] [RL]

Opt+Cmd+F — Open panel in floating window

Opt+Cmd+L — Focus Command bar

Opt+Cmd+R — Enter Full Screen View

Opt+Cmd+W — Close all panels

Opt+Shift+Cmd+F — Dock panel or tab

Opt+Shift+Cmd+19 — Set Quick Link (1–9)

Shift+Cmd+C — Show/Hide Table of Contents

Shift+Cmd+E — Replace a reference typed into an app that uses Services with the passage

Shift+Cmd+F — Show/Hide Inline Search

Shift+Cmd+H — Show Home

Shift+Cmd+I – Show Resource Information

Shift+Cmd+K — Erase Highlighting

Shift+Cmd+L — Show/Hide Locator Bar

Shift+Cmd+M — Toggle Multiple Books on/off

Shift+Cmd+N — Copy this panel to a new tab

Shift+Cmd+P — Columns (paged view)

Shift+Cmd+ R — Show/Hide Interlinear Pane

Shift+Cmd+S — Open Search

Shift+Cmd+T – Reopen last closed tab

Shift+Cmd+Opt+V — Paste without formatting

Shift+Cmd+ — Go to previous window (moves between floating windows and main window)

Shift+Cmd+] — Go to next tab in the list of tabs

Shift+Cmd+[ — Go to previous tab in the list of tabs

Shift+Cmd+Down arrow — Go to next verse, chapter, article, etc.

Shift+Cmd+Up arrow — Go to previous verse, chapter, article, etc.

Shift+Cmd+Right arrow — Go to next equivalent book

Shift+Cmd+Left arrow — Go to previous equivalent book

Shift+Spacebar — Page Up in a book

Spacebar — Page Down in a book

 

Text Editor

The following shortcuts apply to the Notes text editor.

Cmd+A — Select All

Cmd+B — Bold

Cmd+C — Copy

Cmd+I — Italic

Cmd+K — Insert Hyperlink

Cmd+U — Underline

Cmd+V — Paste

Cmd+X — Cut

Cmd+Z — Undo

Cmd+Shift+U — Toggle Strikethrough (not currently supported)

Cmd+Shift+Z — Redo

 

Copy Bible Verses

Shift+Cmd+J — Global shortcut to activate the Copy Bible Verses service on macOS. This service causes the Copy Bible Verses tool to open in a floating window from any macOS application (if Logos is running).

 

Keyboard Shortcuts (Windows)

General

These keyboard shortcuts are available throughout the Windows OS.

Alt+left arrow — Go back

Alt+right arrow — Go forward

Alt+F4 — Close program

Alt+Spacebar — Activate window menu

Ctrl+= — Zoom in

Ctrl+- — Zoom out

Ctrl+A — Select all

Ctrl+C — Copy

Ctrl+P — Opens the Print/Export dialog

Ctrl+T — Open new tab

Ctrl+V — Paste

Ctrl+X — Cut

Ctrl+Y — Redo

Ctrl+Z — Undo

Ctrl+Tab — Go to next tab

Ctrl+Shift+Tab — Go to previously accessed tab

Del — Delete

F5 — Refresh

 

Logos-Specific

These keyboard shortcuts are specific to Logos.

Alt+A — Open/close Layouts

Alt+D — Go to Command Box

Alt+G — Open/close Guides menu

Alt+H — Open/close Home Page

Alt+L — Open/close Library

Alt+O — Open/close Documents menu

Alt+P — Open/close Help menu

Alt+S — Open Search panel

Alt+T — Open/close Tools menu

Alt+Backspace — Undo

Alt+Enter — Clear and focus Passage List Reference box

Alt+Enter — In a Bible Search: Opens the selected Bible to the displayed verse

Alt+ Ctrl+Left Arrow — In a Bible Search: Moves the selected Bible to the left

Alt+ Ctrl+Right Arrow — In a Bible Search: Moves the selected Bible to the right

Alt+Home — Go to Home Page (from a floating window)

Alt+Up Arrow — Go to previous verse, chapter, article, etc.

Alt+Down Arrow — Go to next verse, chapter, article, etc

Alt+- — Activate panel menu

Caps Lock — Toggles the Keyboard Selector between the default language and an original language

Ctrl+Alt+Space — Toggle between keyboards in the Keyboard Selector

Ctrl+D — Add current location to Favorites

Ctrl+E — Expand all timeline groups

Ctrl+F — Find / Filter (in this panel)

Ctrl+G — Go to navigation box for the current resource/guide

Ctrl+H — Open History

Ctrl+K — Apply highlighting

Ctrl+L — Open Library in a floating window

Ctrl+ R — Read Aloud

Ctrl+W — Close panel

Ctrl+Enter — Search for [word, “phrase”] in Top Bibles (after typing search term in Command Box)

Ctrl+F4 — Close current panel

Ctrl+F6 — Switch keyboard focus to next panel

Ctrl+F11 — Float a panel

Ctrl+Left arrow — Navigate to previous parallel book (use this if current resource has a horizontal scrollbar)

Ctrl+Right arrow — Navigate to next parallel book (use this if current resource has a horizontal scrollbar)

Ctrl+Page Down — Switch to next tab in the list of tabs

Ctrl+Page Up — Switch to previous tab in the list of tabs

Ctrl+Alt+C — Copy location as [URL] [HTML] [L4] [WIKI] [RL]

Ctrl+Shift+Enter — Search for [word, “phrase”] in Entire Library (after typing search term in Command Box)

Ctrl+Shift+ C - Show/Hide Table of Contents

Ctrl+Shift+ F - Show/Hide Inline Search

Ctrl+Shift+ I - Open Resource Information Panel

Ctrl+Shift+ K - Erase highlighting

Ctrl+Shift+ L - Show/Hide Locator Bar

Ctrl+Shift+M - Toggles Multiple Resources on/off

Ctrl+Shift+N — Copy current panel to a new tab

Ctrl+Shift+ R — Show/Hide Interlinear Pane

Ctrl+Shift+S — Open Search (from a floating window)

Ctrl+Shift+T — Reopen last closed tab

Ctrl+Shift+W — Close all panels

Ctrl+Shift+F6 — Switch keyboard focus to previous panel

Ctrl+Shift+F11 — Dock a panel

Ctrl+Shift+19 — Set Quick Link (1–9)

Ctrl+Shift+l eft — Previous equivalent book

Ctrl+Shift+right — Next equivalent book

Delete — In a Bible Search: Removes the selected Bible from displayed results

Esc — Dismiss (or exit drawing mode)

F1 — Help

F2 — Rename the current item

F3 — Navigate to next Find hit

Shift+F3 — Navigate to previous Find hit

F4 (requires Logos Pro Early Access) — Toggle the application theme between Light and Dark mode

F7 — Quick comparison of the active verse/selected text

F8 — Enter drawing mode or clear drawing

F10 — Go to menu bar (then press Enter key to open or activate)

F11 — Enter Full Screen view

Right arrow — Navigate to next parallel book

Left arrow — Navigate to previous parallel book

Shift+Spacebar — Page Up in a book

Spacebar — Page Down in a book

 

Text Editor

The following shortcuts apply to the Notes text editor.

Ctrl+A — Select All

Ctrl+B — Bold

Ctrl+C — Copy

Ctrl+I — Italic

Ctrl+K — Insert Hyperlink

Ctrl+M — Increase Indent

Ctrl+U — Underline

Ctrl+V — Paste

Ctrl+X — Cut

Ctrl+Y — Redo

Ctrl+Z — Undo

Ctrl+Shift+M — Decrease Indent

 

Copy Bible Verses

Ctrl+Alt+B — Global shortcut to open Copy Bible Verses tool in a floating window from any Windows application (if Logos is running).

 

Notes Tool

Use the following shortcut keys with your text selected, to quickly add or remove annotations:

H – Applies the last used highlighting style (i.e. it behaves like CTRL/CMD+K).

R – Removes annotations.

 

Additional Resources

Logos Wiki: Keyboard Shortcuts for macOS

Logos Wiki: Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows

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