FILE. Open, Ctrl-X, Ctrl-F. Save, Ctrl-X, Ctrl-S. Save As, Ctrl-X, Ctrl-W. Save All, Ctrl-X, S. Revert to File, Ctrl-X, Ctrl-V. Revert Buffer, Meta-X, revert-buffer. 58 time-saving Hotkeys for Emacs Extensive, exportable, wiki-style reference lists for Keyboard Shortcuts/Hotkeys. 51 Keyboard Shortcuts for Emacs at The internet’s online database for keyboard shortcuts.

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Why Emacs Keys are Painful

Display buffer in other window. Some programs used Hotkeyw to cancel an action, some used it to complete one; WordPerfect used it to repeat a character. Go to line beginning.

Today, most commonly used keyboard shortcuts have been somewhat informally standardized. Best Keyboards for Emacs.

Emacs has this in its Emacs Lisp manual: Replace this one, go to next. Save region in register.

F5 to F9 are only 6 keys. Insert contents of another file into this buffer. Line to end of – backward. It would have been hard to get the new Emacs bindings accepted by the community if they differed for such basic commands.


Character delete, not kill – forward. GNU Emacs can open text files in multiple character sets and its functionality can be enhanced with Emacs Lisp programs. Run a shell command on the region. The PC keyboard does not have Meta key but have Alt instead. Enroll me for the nice mailing list, too.

Activate menu bar items in text terminals.

Emacs Keys Basics

Select menu item by number. Fetch ejacs minibuffer input. Character delete, not kill – backward. Valid responses in query-replace mode are replace, skip, back up and exit. This is a severe restraint to the utility of customized shortcuts.

Insert register contents into buffer. Yank back last thing killed. Find tag in other window. Check spelling of current word.

58 Shortcuts for Emacs (Linux)

Enable or disable input method. In the early s, DOS era software, each application has its own scheme of shortcuts.

Eappend to last keyboard macro. Two commonly-used modifier keys are which is usually labelled asand which is usually labeled as hotmeys. Add mode-local expansion for this abbrev. Join line with previous with arg, next. Complete up to one word.


Some of these occupy the most precious space For example, home row keys, or top row keys hit by index finger or middle finger. Delete blank lines around point. Toggle read only status of buffer. Read a file into Emacs. Line to end of – forward. The Alt is placed right beside the space bar, while Ctrl is placed far to the corner.