Adobe Illustrator Shortcut Key You Must Learn

 

Adobe Illustrator is an advanced production program for creating publishing, printing, multimedia, web, vector graphics or illustration software. Illustrator is dedicated to making logos, graphics, comics, fonts, etc. Because of its excellent control, it can provide very accurate line drafts, large or small design drawings, simple or complex design drawings are suitable for production with this software.

 

AI Shortcut Key

1.  Shift Down Arrow - Decreases the selected value by a large increment

2.  Alt Ctrl Shift F - Highlight the font name field in the character panel

3.  Shift Up Arrow - Increase the selected value by a large increment

4.  [ - Decrease size of blob brush

5.  ]  - Increase size of blob brush

6.  Shift D - Switch through drawing modes

7.  Ctrl J - Join two or more paths. Must select paths first. 

8. Alt Ctrl Shift J - Create corner or smooth join. Must select paths first.

9. Ctrl B - Paste in back

10.  Ctrl F - Paste in front

11.  Ctrl I - Check spelling

12.  Ctrl Shift K - Color settings

13.  Ctrl L - New Layer

14.  Ctrl Z - Undo

15.  Ctrl Shift Z - Redo

16.  Shift M - Select the shape builder tool

17.  Ctrl Shift E - Apply last effect

18. Alt Ctrl Shift E - Last effect

19. Ctrl F12 - Other Script

20. Alt Ctrl Shift I - File info

21.  Ctrl N - New

22.  Ctrl Shift N - New from template

23.  Ctrl O - Open

24. Alt Ctrl O - Browse in bridge

25. Alt Ctrl P - Document setup

 26.  Ctrl P - Print

27.  Ctrl Q - Exit

28. Ctrl S - Save

29. Ctrl Shift S - Save as

30.  Alt Ctrl S - Save a copy

31. Alt Ctrl Shift S - Save for web and devices

32.  Ctrl W - Close

33.  Ctrl C - Copy

34.  Ctrl Shift F11 - Symbols 

35. Alt Ctrl Shift K - Keyboard Shortcuts

 36. Ctrl K - General Preferences

37. Alt Ctrl Shift S - Save for Web & Devices

38.  Ctrl V - Paste

39.  Alt Ctrl Shift V - Paste on All Artboards

40.  Ctrl X - Cut

 41. Ctrl F10 - Show/hide stroke panel

42. Ctrl Shift F10 - Show/hide transparency panel

43.  Ctrl F11 - Show/hide attributes panel

44.  Ctrl Shift F11 - Show/hide symbols panel

45.  F12 - Revert

46.  F2 - Cut

47.  F3 - Copy

48.  F4 - Paste

49. F5 - Show/hide brushes panel

50.  Shift F5 - Show/hide graphic styles panel