PixInsight keyboard shortcuts

Keyboard shortcuts can make your life a whole lot easier when working in PixInsight. Unfortunately there are no shortcuts for processes, but there are a huge number of keyboard shortcuts for a lot of the menu items.
Many of them might not be that useful since you don’t use them often, but there are also shortcuts for options that you might not have used (often) before that you might find very useful. I did for sure!
Check them all out in the table below or download the PDF below for your convenience.
Please let me know if I’ve missed some in the comments below…

PixInsight Keyboard Shortcuts PDF

ActionWindows keyboard shortcutMac keyboard shortcut
File -> OpenCtrl+O⌘O
File -> Open a CopyCtrl+Shift+O⇧⌘O
File -> Open LocationCtrl+Alt+O
File -> SaveCtrl+S⌘S
File -> Save As...Ctrl+Shift+S⇧⌘S
File -> PrintCtrl+P⌘P
File -> ExitCtrl+X
Edit -> Copy View to ClipboardCtrl+C⌘C
Edit -> New Image from ClipboardCtrl+V⌘V
View -> Explorer Windows -> Process ExplorerCtrl+Alt+P⌥⌘P
View -> Explorer Windows -> Format ExplorerCtrl+Alt+F⌥⌘R
View -> Explorer Windows -> View ExplorerCtrl+Alt+V⌥⌘V
View -> Explorer Windows -> History ExplorerCtrl+Alt+H
View -> Explorer Windows -> Object Explorer⌥⌘O
View -> Explorer Windows -> File Explorer⌥⌘F
View -> Explorer Windows -> Load View ExplorerCtrl+Alt+Shift+V⌥⇧⌘V
View -> Explorer Windows -> Load History ExplorerCtrl+Alt+Shift+H⌥⇧⌘H
View -> Processing ConsoleCtrl+Alt+C⌥⌘C
View -> Script EditorCtrl+Alt+E⌥⌘E
View -> Real-Time PreviewCtrl+Alt+T⌥⌘T
View -> Show Control BarsCtrl+Alt+B⌥⌘B
View -> Zoom InCtrl++⌘+
View -> Zoom OutCtrl+-⌘-
View -> Zoom -> 1:1Ctrl+1⌘1
View -> Zoom -> 1:2Ctrl+Shift+2⇧⌘2
View -> Zoom -> 1:3Ctrl+Shift+3⇧⌘3
View -> Zoom -> 1:4Ctrl+Shift+4⇧⌘4
View -> Zoom -> 1:6Ctrl+Shift+6⇧⌘6
View -> Zoom -> 1:8Ctrl+Shift+8⇧⌘8
View -> Zoom -> 2:1Ctrl+2⌘2
View -> Zoom -> 3:1Ctrl+3⌘3
View -> Zoom -> 4:1Ctrl+4⌘4
View -> Zoom -> 6:1Ctrl+6⌘6
View -> Zoom -> 8:1Ctrl+8⌘8
View -> Zoom to FitCtrl+0⌘0
View -> Zoom to Optimal FitCtrl+T⌘T
View -> Fit ViewCtrl+W⌘W
View -> Full ScreenCtrl+Alt+U⌥⌘U
Image -> UndoCtrl+Z⌘Z
Image -> RedoCtrl+Y⌘Y
Image -> NewCtrl+N⌘N
Image -> InvertCtrl+I⌘I
Image -> Color Management -> Enable Color ManagementF11⌃M
Image -> Color Management -> Enable Color ProofingCtrl+F11⌃P
Image -> Color Management -> Gamut CheckCtrl+Shift+F11⌃G
Image -> Display -> RGB/KCtrl+Shift+0⇧⌘0
Image -> Display -> RedCtrl+Shift+R⇧⌘R
Image -> Display -> GreenCtrl+Shift+G⇧⌘G
Image -> Display -> BlueCtrl+Shift+B⇧⌘B
Image -> Display -> Luminance (CIE L*)Ctrl+Shift+L⇧⌘L
Image -> Display -> Chrominance (CIE a*=R/b*=G)Ctrl+Shift+C⇧⌘C
Image -> Display -> Luminance (CIE Y)Ctrl+Shift+Y⇧⌘Y
Image -> Transparency -> Show TransparencyF10⌃T
Image -> Transparency -> Background BrushCtrl+F10⌃B
Image -> Transparency -> White BackgroundShift+F10⌃W
Image -> Transparency -> Black BackgroundAlt+F10⌃K
Image -> Screen Transfer Functions -> Enable STFF12⌃S
Image -> Screen Transfer Functions -> Reset STFCtrl+F12⌃⌥S
Image -> Mode -> ReadoutAlt+R⌥R
Image -> Mode -> Zoom InAlt+Z⌥Z
Image -> Mode -> Zoom OutAlt+Shift+Z⌥⇧Z
Image -> Mode -> CenterAlt+C⌥C
Image -> Mode -> PanAlt+P⌥P
Image -> Mode -> New PreviewAlt+N⌥N
Image -> Mode -> Edit PreviewAlt+E⌥E
Image -> Mode -> Dynamic OperationAlt+D⌥D
Preview -> NextCtrl+Right⌘→
Preview -> PreviousCtrl+Left⌘←
Preview -> UndoCtrl+Shift+Z⇧⌘Z
Preview -> StoreCtrl+Alt+S⌥⌘S
Preview -> ResetCtrl+R⌘R
Mask -> Select MaskCtrl+M⌘M
Mask -> Invert MaskCtrl+Shift+I⇧⌘I
Mask -> Enable MaskCtrl+Shift+M⇧⌘M
Mask -> Show MaskCtrl+K⌘K
Process -> Image ContainerCtrl+Alt+I⌥⌘I
Script -> Run ScriptF9⌃R
Workspace -> Select Workspace -> Workspace 01Alt+1⌥⌘1
Workspace -> Select Workspace -> Workspace 02Alt+2⌥⌘2
Workspace -> Select Workspace -> Workspace 03Alt+3⌥⌘3
Workspace -> Select Workspace -> Workspace 04Alt+4⌥⌘4
Workspace -> Select Workspace -> Workspace 05Alt+5⌥⌘5
Window -> Next Image WindowCtrl+PgDn⌘PgDn (use fn↓ on compact keyboard)
Window -> Send Active Image Window to backCtrl+End⌘End (use fn→ on compact keyboards)

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