uipath keyboard shortcuts

uipath keyboard shortcuts

UiPath supports a huge range of shortcuts for lots of tasks and we can done mostly task by using keyboard-shortcuts. using keyboard shortcuts for various activities to save a user’s time.

Below is the list of all keyboard-shortcuts that is using in UI-Path studio.

Alt + Ctrl + D – Opens the Desktop Recording toolbar.

Alt + Ctrl + F – It will sets the focus to the search box in the Activities Panel.

Ctrl + P – It will Opens the Manage Packages window.

Ctrl + C – Copies the selected activity or activities to the clipboard.

Alt + Ctrl + W – Opens the Web Recording toolbar.

Alt + Ctrl + B – Opens the Basic Recording toolbar.

F8 – Checks the currently opened workflow for validation errors.

F9 – Marks the selected activity with a breakpoints.

Ctrl + E – Removes the activity from the Comment Out container it was placed in.

Ctrl + T – Places the activity inside the Try section of a Try Catch activity.

Ctrl + Shift + N – Creates a new Blank Project.

Ctrl + D – Ignores the activity that is currently selected by placing it into a Comment Out container.

Ctrl + N – Creates a new Sequence Diagram in the current project.

Ctrl + O – Enables you to open a previously created workflow. Only .xaml files are supported.

F4 – Lets you choose the UI Framework to record, which can be Default, AA,and UIA.

F1 – Enables you to access a help topic associated with the currently selected element.

Ctrl + L – Opens the folder where the Log files are stored.

Shift + F9 – Removes all the breakpoints in the currently opened workflow.

F5 – Runs the workflow that is currently open.

F7 – Runs the currently opened workflow in debug mode.

F10 – When debugging, steps over the execution of a block of activities in the currently selected workflow.

Ctrl + Shift + S – Saves all the workflows that are currently open.

F11 – When debugging, enables you to step into a block of activities and executes the first one.

Ctrl + S – Saves the currently opened workflow.

Pause – Pauses the execution of the current workflow, in both normal and debug mode.

F12 – Stops the execution of the current workflow, in both normal and debug mode.

Alt + Ctrl + C – Opens the Citrix Recording toolbar.

Way for Keyboard Shortcuts Customization :

Following are the steps to customize the keyboards shortcuts  :-

1). Step : –  close the UiPath studio if it is open,because file instance is using anywhere.

2). Step :  – Now , Open the keyboardmappings.xml(C:\users\username\AppData\UiPath\Uipath\keyboardmappings.xml) file containing the supported keyboard shortcuts with a text editor like Notepad or Notepad++.

3). Step : – Find the keyword shortcuts ,which you want to update and change the values for keyboard buttons between  <Key> </Key> and for modifiers between <Modifiers> </Modifiers>.

4). Step : – last step is to save and close the  keyboardmappings.xml file.


For reference : UiPath keyboard shortcuts


UiPath RPA Developer Foundation Training – Final Test


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