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Tips & Tricks to save you hours!

Absolute must shortcuts!

Command Windows  Mac Preview
Cut
Remove selected text and place it in your clipboard so you can paste it elsewhere. Essential for moving a box into another box!
Ctrl+X ⌘+X
Copy
Copy selected text into clipboard
Ctrl+C ⌘+C
Paste
Paste from clipboard
Ctrl+V ⌘+V
Undo
Go back one change
Ctrl+Z ⌘+Z
Redo
Redo the change you undid
Ctrl+Y ⌘+Shift+Z
Find
Search for some text in the window, like a div class name
Ctrl+F ⌘+F
Find/Replace
Replace a given text like parent to be replaced where found with flex
Ctrl+Shift+F ⌘+Shift+F
Select next/previous word
Highlight each next word quickly to either erase it, copy it, or cut it. An example would be to select a class=”flex” declaration
Alt + Shift + Arrows Alt + Shift + Arrows
Select / highlight a block of text
Hightlight an entire line of text quickly
CTRL+SHIFT+Arrows ⌘+Shift+Arrows
Beginning of the line
Quickly move your cursor to the beginning of the line without highlighting
CTRL+LEFT ⌘+LEFT
Next Chrome Tab CTRL + TAB ⌘+TAB
Switch to Previous Tab CTRL + SHIFT + TAB ⌘+ SHIFT +TAB
Switch between Applications Win + Tab Ctrl+Tab
Switch between the windows of current application Alt+~ ⌘+~

Advanced clipboard

To be able to paste more than the last thing you copied for mac you can use https://tapbots.com/pastebot/ for windows http://www.joejoesoft.com/vcms/97/

Basically instead of clicking Ctrl/Cmd+V you do something like Ctrl/Cmd+Shift+V and it shows you the last 50 things you copied like this

 

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