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Keyboard shortcuts for editing The Grid 2

For those of you who spend a lot of time editing grids, you may not be aware that there are plenty of keyboard shortcuts to help you out.

Keys for editing a grid

 KEYBOARD KEY OR MOUSE ACTION  ACTION
 Enter  Edit cell
 Up, Down, Left, Right arrows  Select adjacent cells
 J  Make a jump cell (only for a blank cell)
 F  Follow jump
 S  Change style
 P  Change picture
 H  Toggle for hidden cell
 0 (zero)  Toggle for “Do not include in scan”
 Delete  Clear cell
 Ctrl+left click  Select multiple cells
 Ctrl+l drag  Select a group of cells
 Ctrl+Shift+drag  Add cell(s) to another selection of cells
 Drag  Move cell(s)
 Shift+drag  Copy and paste cell(s)
 Ctrl+C  Copy cell(s) to clipboard
 Ctrl+V  Paste cell(s)
 Ctrl+X  Cut cell(s)

 

Keys for the Edit Cell window

 KEYBOARD KEY ACTION
 Insert  Add a command

Keys for switch settings

If you are using block scanning or direct activation, you can select which block a cell belongs to.  Click on View > Cell Information, and select the appropriate option.

Select a cell, and type the appropriate number from 1 to 8. Make sure you have selected the option in Edit grid settings > Scanning > “I want to select scan blocks manually”.

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