One of the best time-saving features in Photoshop is the use of keyboard shortcuts.  There are literally hundreds of keyboard shortcuts in Photoshop and we have listed them below.  The complete list of Photoshop keyboard shortcuts can be downloaded by clicking one of the links below.

Photoshop Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows

Photoshop Keyboard Shortcuts for Mac

 Application Menus
Command Shortcut
File
New… Ctrl+N
Open… Ctrl+O
Browse in Bridge… Alt+Ctrl+O
Shift+Ctrl+O
Browse in Mini Bridge…
Open As… Alt+Shift+Ctrl+O
Open as Smart Object…
Open Recent>
Clear Recent File List
Close Ctrl+W
Close All Alt+Ctrl+W
Close and Go to Bridge… Shift+Ctrl+W
Save Ctrl+S
Save As… Shift+Ctrl+S
Alt+Ctrl+S
Check In…
Save for Web… Alt+Shift+Ctrl+S
Revert F12
Place…
Import>
Variable Data Sets…
Video Frames to Layers…
Notes…
WIA Support…
Export>
Data Sets as Files…
Paths to Illustrator…
Render Video…
Zoomify…
Automate>
Batch…
PDF Presentation…
Create Droplet…
Crop and Straighten Photos
Contact Sheet II…
Conditional Mode Change…
Fit Image…
Lens Correction…
Merge to HDR Pro…
Photomerge…
Scripts>
Image Processor…
Delete All Empty Layers
Flatten All Layer Effects
Flatten All Masks
Layer Comps to Files…
Layer Comps to PDF…
Layer Comps to WPG…
Export Layers to Files…
Script Events Manager…
Load Files into Stack…
Load Multiple DICOM Files…
Statistics…
Browse…
File Info… Alt+Shift+Ctrl+I
Print… Ctrl+P
Print One Copy Alt+Shift+Ctrl+P
Exit Ctrl+Q
Edit
Undo/Redo Ctrl+Z
Step Forward Shift+Ctrl+Z
Step Backward Alt+Ctrl+Z
Fade… Shift+Ctrl+F
Cut Ctrl+X
F2
Copy Ctrl+C
F3
Copy Merged Shift+Ctrl+C
Paste Ctrl+V
F4
Paste Special>
Paste in Place Shift+Ctrl+V
Paste Into Alt+Shift+Ctrl+V
Paste Outside
Clear
Check Spelling…
Find and Replace Text…
Fill… Shift+F5
Stroke…
Content-Aware Scale Alt+Shift+Ctrl+C
Puppet Warp
Free Transform Ctrl+T
Transform>
Again Shift+Ctrl+T
Scale
Rotate
Skew
Distort
Perspective
Warp
Rotate 180°
Rotate 90° CW
Rotate 90° CCW
Flip Horizontal
Flip Vertical
Auto-Align Layers…
Auto-Blend Layers…
Define Brush Preset…
Define Pattern…
Define Custom Shape…
Purge>
Undo
Clipboard
Histories
All
Video Cache
Adobe PDF Presets…
Presets>
Preset Manager…
Migrate Presets
Export/Import Presets…
Remote Connections…
Color Settings… Shift+Ctrl+K
Assign Profile…
Convert to Profile…
Keyboard Shortcuts… Alt+Shift+Ctrl+K
Menus… Alt+Shift+Ctrl+M
Preferences>
General… Ctrl+K
Interface…
File Handling…
Performance…
Cursors…
Transparency & Gamut…
Units & Rulers…
Guides, Grid & Slices…
Plug-Ins…
Type…
3D…
Camera Raw…
Image
Mode>
Bitmap
Grayscale
Duotone
Indexed Color…
RGB Color
CMYK Color
Lab Color
Multichannel
8 Bits/Channel
16 Bits/Channel
32 Bits/Channel
Color Table…
Adjustments>
Brightness/Contrast…
Levels… Ctrl+L
Curves… Ctrl+M
Exposure…
Vibrance…
Hue/Saturation… Ctrl+U
Color Balance… Ctrl+B
Black & White… Alt+Shift+Ctrl+B
Photo Filter…
Channel Mixer…
Color Lookup…
Invert Ctrl+I
Posterize…
Threshold…
Gradient Map…
Selective Color…
Shadows/Highlights…
HDR Toning…
Variations…
Desaturate Shift+Ctrl+U
Match Color…
Replace Color…
Equalize
Auto Tone Shift+Ctrl+L
Auto Contrast Alt+Shift+Ctrl+L
Auto Color Shift+Ctrl+B
Image Size… Alt+Ctrl+I
Canvas Size… Alt+Ctrl+C
Image Rotation>
180°
90° CW
90° CCW
Arbitrary…
Flip Canvas Horizontal
Flip Canvas Vertical
Crop
Trim…
Reveal All
Duplicate…
Apply Image…
Calculations…
Variables>
Define…
Data Sets…
Apply Data Set…
Trap…
Analysis>
Set Measurement Scale>
Default
Custom…
Select Data Points>
Custom…
Record Measurements
Ruler Tool
Count Tool
Place Scale Marker…
Layer
New>
Layer… Shift+Ctrl+N
Background
Group…
Group from Layers…
Layer Via Copy Ctrl+J
Layer Via Cut Shift+Ctrl+J
Duplicate Layer (Group)…
Delete>
Delete Layer (Group)
Hidden Layers
Rename Layer…
Layer Style>
Blending Options…
Bevel & Emboss…
Stroke…
Inner Shadow…
Inner Glow…
Satin…
Color Overlay…
Gradient Overlay…
Pattern Overlay…
Outer Glow…
Drop Shadow…
Copy Layer Style
Paste Layer Style
Clear Layer Style
Global Light…
Create Layer
Show/Hide All Effects
Scale Effects…
Smart Filter>
Disable Smart Filters
Delete Filter Mask
Disable Filter Mask
Clear Smart Filters
New Fill Layer>
Solid Color…
Gradient…
Pattern…
New Adjustment Layer>
Brightness/Contrast…
Levels…
Curves…
Exposure…
Vibrance…
Hue/Saturation…
Color Balance…
Black & White…
Photo Filter…
Channel Mixer…
Color Lookup…
Invert…
Posterize…
Threshold…
Gradient Map…
Selective Color…
Layer Content Options…
Layer Mask>
Reveal All
Hide All
Reveal Selection
Hide Selection
From Transparency
Delete
Apply
Enable/Disable Layer Mask
Link/Unlink Layer Mask
Vector Mask>
Reveal All
Hide All
Current Path
Delete
Enable/Disable Vector Mask
Link/Unlink Vector Mask
Create/Release Clipping Mask Alt+Ctrl+G
Smart Objects>
Convert to Smart Object
New Smart Object via Copy
Edit Contents
Export Contents…
Replace Contents…
Stack Mode>
None
Entropy
Kurtosis
Maximum
Mean
Median
Minimum
Range
Skewness
Standard Deviation
Summation
Variance
Rasterize
Video Layers>
New Video Layer from File…
New Blank Video Layer
Insert Blank Frame
Duplicate Frame
Delete Frame
Replace Footage…
Interpret Footage…
Show Altered Video
Restore Frame
Restore All Frames
Reload Frame
Rasterize
Rasterize>
Type
Shape
Fill Content
Vector Mask
Smart Object
Video
3D
Layer Style
Layer
All Layers
New Layer Based Slice
Group Layers Ctrl+G
Ungroup Layers Shift+Ctrl+G
Hide Layers
Arrange>
Bring to Front Shift+Ctrl+]
Bring Forward Ctrl+]
Send Backward Ctrl+[
Send to Back Shift+Ctrl+[
Reverse
Combine Shapes>
Unite Shapes
Subtract Front Shape
Unite Shapes at Overlap
Subtract Shapes at Overlap
Align>
Top Edges
Vertical Centers
Bottom Edges
Left Edges
Horizontal Centers
Right Edges
Distribute>
Top Edges
Vertical Centers
Bottom Edges
Left Edges
Horizontal Centers
Right Edges
Lock Layers…
Link/Unlink Layers
Select Linked Layers
Merge Layers Ctrl+E
Merge Visible Shift+Ctrl+E
Flatten Image
Matting>
Color Decontaminate…
Defringe…
Remove Black Matte
Remove White Matte
Type
Panels>
Character Panel
Paragraph Panel
Character Styles Panel
Paragraph Styles Panel
Anti-Alias>
None
Sharp
Crisp
Strong
Smooth
Orientation>
Horizontal
Vertical
OpenType>
Standard Ligatures
Contextual Alternates
Discretionary Ligatures
Swash
Oldstyle
Stylistic Alternates
Titling Alternates
Ornaments
Ordinals
Fractions
Justification Alternates
Japanese 78
Japanese Expert
Japanese Traditional
Proportional Metrics
Kana
Roman Italics
Extrude to 3D
Create Work Path
Convert to Shape
Rasterize Type Layer
Convert Text Shape Type
Warp Text…
Font Preview Size>
None
Small
Medium
Large
Extra Large
Huge
Language Options>
Default Features
East Asian Features
Standard Vertical Roman Alignment
Tate-chu-yoko
Top-to-Top Leading
Bottom-to-Bottom Leading
Update All Text Layers
Replace All Missing Fonts
Paste Lorem Ipsum
Select
All Ctrl+A
Deselect Ctrl+D
Reselect Shift+Ctrl+D
Inverse Shift+Ctrl+I
Shift+F7
All Layers Alt+Ctrl+A
Deselect Layers
Find Layers Alt+Shift+Ctrl+F
Color Range…
Refine Mask… Alt+Ctrl+R
Modify>
Border…
Smooth…
Expand…
Contract…
Feather… Shift+F6
Grow
Similar
Transform Selection
Edit in Quick Mask Mode
Load Selection…
Save Selection…
New 3D Extrusion
Filter
Last Filter Ctrl+F
Convert for Smart Filters
Filter Gallery…
Adaptive Wide Angle… Shift+Ctrl+A
Lens Correction… Shift+Ctrl+R
Liquify… Shift+Ctrl+X
Oil Paint…
Vanishing Point… Alt+Ctrl+V
Blur>
Field Blur…
Iris Blur…
Tilt-Shift…
Average
Blur
Blur More
Box Blur…
Gaussian Blur…
Lens Blur…
Motion Blur…
Radial Blur…
Shape Blur…
Smart Blur…
Surface Blur…
Distort>
Displace…
Pinch…
Polar Coordinates…
Ripple…
Shear…
Spherize…
Twirl…
Wave…
ZigZag…
Noise>
Add Noise…
Despeckle
Dust & Scratches…
Median…
Reduce Noise…
Pixelate>
Color Halftone…
Crystallize…
Facet
Fragment
Mezzotint…
Mosaic…
Pointillize…
Render>
Clouds
Difference Clouds
Fibers…
Lens Flare…
Lighting Effects…
Sharpen>
Sharpen
Sharpen Edges
Sharpen More
Smart Sharpen…
Unsharp Mask…
Stylize>
Diffuse…
Emboss…
Extrude…
Find Edges
Solarize
Tiles…
Trace Contour…
Wind…
Video>
De-Interlace…
NTSC Colors
Other>
Custom…
High Pass…
Maximum…
Minimum…
Offset…
Digimarc>
Embed Watermark…
Read Watermark…
Browse Filters Online…
3D
New 3D Layer from File…
Export 3D Layer…
New 3D Extrusion from Selected Layer
New 3D Extrusion from Selected Path
New 3D Extrusion from Current Selection
New Mesh from Layer>
Postcard
Mesh Preset>
Cone
Cube Wrap
Cylinder
Donut
Hat
Pyramid
Ring
Soda
Sphere
Spherical Panorama
Wine Bottle
Depth Map to>
Plane
Two-Sided Plane
Cylinder
Sphere
Volume…
Add Constraint(s) from>
Current Selection
Selected Path
Show/Hide Polygons>
Within Selection Alt+Ctrl+X
Invert Visible
Reveal All Alt+Shift+Ctrl+X
Snap Object to Ground Plane
Split Extrusion
Merge 3D Layers
New Tiled Painting from Layer
Paint Falloff…
Paint on Target Texture>
Diffuse
Bump
Glossiness
Opacity
Shininess
Self-Illumination
Reflection
Roughness
Reparameterize UVs…
Create Painting Overlay>
Wireframe
Shaded
Normals
Select Paintable Areas
Make Work Path from 3D Layer
Sketch With Current Brush
Render Alt+Shift+Ctrl+R
Get More Content…
View
Proof Setup>
Custom…
Working CMYK
Working Cyan Plate
Working Magenta Plate
Working Yellow Plate
Working Black Plate
Working CMY Plates
Legacy Macintosh RGB (Gamma 1.8)
Internet Standard RGB (sRGB)
Monitor RGB
Color Blindness – Protanopia-type
Color Blindness – Deuteranopia-type
Proof Colors Ctrl+Y
Gamut Warning Shift+Ctrl+Y
Pixel Aspect Ratio>
Custom Pixel Aspect Ratio…
Delete Pixel Aspect Ratio…
Reset Pixel Aspect Ratios…
Square
D1/DV NTSC (0.91)
D1/DV PAL (1.09)
D1/DV NTSC Widescreen (1.21)
HDV 1080/DVCPRO HD 720 (1.33)
D1/DV PAL Widescreen (1.46)
Anamorphic 2:1 (2)
DVCPRO HD 1080 (1.5)
Pixel Aspect Ratio Correction
32-bit Preview Options…
Zoom In Ctrl++
Ctrl+=
Zoom Out Ctrl+-
Fit on Screen Ctrl+0
Actual Pixels Ctrl+1
Alt+Ctrl+0
Print Size
Screen Mode>
Standard Screen Mode
Full Screen Mode With Menu Bar
Full Screen Mode
Extras Ctrl+H
Show>
Layer Edges
Selection Edges
Target Path Shift+Ctrl+H
Grid Ctrl+’
Guides Ctrl+;
Count
Smart Guides
Slices
Notes
Pixel Grid
3D Secondary View
3D Ground Plane
3D Lights
3D Selection
Brush Preview
Mesh
Edit Pins
All
None
Show Extras Options…
Rulers Ctrl+R
Snap Shift+Ctrl+;
Snap To>
Guides
Grid
Layers
Slices
Document Bounds
All
None
Lock Guides Alt+Ctrl+;
Clear Guides
New Guide…
Lock Slices
Clear Slices
Window
Arrange>
Tile All Vertically
Tile All Horizontally
2-up Horizontal
2-up Vertical
3-up Horizontal
3-up Vertical
3-up Stacked
4-up
6-up
Consolidate All to Tabs
Cascade
Tile
Float in Window
Float All in Windows
Match Zoom
Match Location
Match Rotation
Match All
New Window
Workspace>
Essentials (Default)
New in CS 6
3D
Motion
Painting
Photography
Typography
Reset Essentials
New Workspace…
Delete Workspace…
Keyboard Shortcuts & Menus…
Extensions>
3D
Actions Alt+F9
F9
Adjustments
Brush F5
Brush Presets
Channels
Character
Character Styles
Clone Source
Color F6
Histogram
History
Info F8
Layer Comps
Layers F7
Measurement Log
Navigator
Notes
Paragraph
Paragraph Styles
Paths
Properties
Styles
Swatches
Timeline
Tool Presets
Options
Tools
Help
Photoshop Help F1
Photoshop Support Center…
About Photoshop…
Legal Notices…
System Info…
Complete/Update Adobe ID Profile…
Deactivate…
Updates…
Photoshop Online…
Photoshop Resources Online…
Adobe Product Improvement Program…
 Panel Menus
Command Shortcut
3D
Snap Object to Ground Plane
Select Paintable Areas
Create Painting Overlay>
Wireframe
Shaded
Normals
Add Lights Preset…
Replace Lights Presets…
Save Lights Preset…
Delete Current Lights Preset
Render Alt+Shift+Ctrl+R
Export 3D Layer…
Close
Close Tab Group
Actions
Button Mode
New Action…
New Set…
Duplicate
Delete
Play
Start/Stop Recording
Record Again…
Insert Menu Item…
Insert Stop…
Insert Path
Action Options…
Playback Options…
Allow Tool Recording
Clear All Actions
Reset Actions
Load Actions…
Replace Actions…
Save Actions…
Commands
Frames
Image Effects
LAB – Black & White Technique
Production
Stars Trails
Text Effects
Textures
Video Actions
Close
Close Tab Group
Adjustments
Auto-Select Parameter
Reset
Save Preset…
Load Preset…
Delete Current Preset
Auto Options (Levels/Curves)…
Show Clipping for Black/White Points (Levels/Curves)
Curves Display Options…
Brightness/Contrast
Levels
Curves
Exposure
Vibrance
Hue/Saturation
Color Balance
Black & White
Photo Filter
Channel Mixer
Invert
Posterize
Threshold
Gradient Map
Selective Color
Color Lookup
Add Mask by Default
Clip to Layer
Close
Close Tab Group
Brush Presets
New Brush Preset…
Rename Brush…
Delete Brush
Text Only
Small Thumbnail
Large Thumbnail
Small List
Large List
Stroke Thumbnail
Preset Manager…
Reset Brushes…
Load Brushes…
Save Brushes…
Replace Brushes…
Assorted Brushes
Basic Brushes
Calligraphic Brushes
DP Brushes
Drop Shadow Brushes
Dry Media Brushes
Faux Finish Brushes
M Brushes
Natural Brushes 2
Natural Brushes
Round Brushes with Size
Special Effect Brushes
Square Brushes
Thick Heavy Brushes
Wet Media Brushes
Close
Close Tab Group
Brushes
New Brush Preset…
Clear Brush Controls
Reset All Locked Settings
Copy Texture to Other Tools
Channels
New Channel…
Duplicate Channel…
Delete Channels
New Spot Channel…
Merge Spot Channel
Channel Options
Split Channels
Merge Channels…
Panel Options…
Close
Close Tab Group
Clone Source
Source 1
Source 2
Source 3
Source 4
Source 5
Reset Transform
Lock Frame
Show Overlay
Clip to Brush Tip
Auto Hide Overlay
Invert Overlay
Close
Close Tab Group
Color
Grayscale Slider
RGB Sliders
HSB Sliders
CMYK Sliders
Lab Sliders
Web Color Sliders
Copy Color as HTML
Copy Color’s Hex Code
RGB Spectrum
CMYK Spectrum
Grayscale Ramp
Current Colors
Make Ramp Web Safe
Close
Close Tab Group
Histogram
Uncached Refresh
Compact View
Expanded View
All Channels View
Show Statistics
Show Channels in Color
Close
Close Tab Group
History
Step Forward Shift+Ctrl+Z
Step Backward Alt+Ctrl+Z
New Snapshot…
Delete
Clear History
New Document
History Options…
Close
Close Tab Group
Info
Panel Options…
Color Samplers
Close
Close Tab Group
Layer Comps
New Layer Comp…
Duplicate Layer Comp
Delete Layer Comp
Update Layer Comp
Apply Layer Comp
Next Layer Comp
Previous Layer Comp
Restore Last Document State
Layer Comp Options…
Close
Close Tab Group
Layers
New Layer… Shift+Ctrl+N
Duplicate Layer (Group)…
Delete Layer (Group)
Delete Hidden Layers
New Group…
New Group from Layers…
Lock Layers…
Convert to Smart Object
Edit Contents
Blending Options…
Edit Adjustment…
Create/Release Clipping Mask Alt+Ctrl+G
Link/Unlink Layers
Select Linked Layers
Merge Layers Ctrl+E
Merge Visible Shift+Ctrl+E
Flatten Image
Animation Options>
Automatic
Always Show
Always Hide
Panel Options…
Close
Close Tab Group
Measurement Log
Set Measurement Scale>
Default
Custom…
Select Data Points>
Custom…
Record Measurements
Select All
Deselect All
Export Selected…
Delete Selected
Auto Display Panel
Close
Close Tab Group
Navigator
Panel Options…
Close
Close Tab Group
Paths
New Path…
Duplicate Path…
Delete Path
Make Work Path…
Make Selection…
Fill Path…
Stroke Path…
Clipping Path…
Panel Options…
Close
Close Tab Group
Properties
Close
Close Tab Group
Status
Versions…
Show in Bridge…
Show>
Adobe Drive
Document Sizes
Document Profile
Document Dimensions
Measurement Scale
Scratch Sizes
Efficiency
Timing
Current Tool
32-bit Exposure
Save Progress
Styles
New Style…
Text Only
Small Thumbnail
Large Thumbnail
Small List
Large List
Preset Manager…
Reset Styles…
Load Styles…
Save Styles…
Replace Styles…
Abstract Styles
Buttons
Dotted Strokes
DP Styles
Glass Buttons
Image Effects
KS Styles
Photographic Effects
Text Effects 2
Text Effects
Textures
Web Styles
Close
Close Tab Group
Swatches
New Swatch…
Small Thumbnail
Large Thumbnail
Small List
Large List
Preset Manager…
Reset Swatches…
Load Swatches…
Save Swatches…
Save Swatches for Exchange…
Replace Swatches…
ANPA Colors
DIC Color Guide
FOCOLTONE Colors
HKS E Process
HKS E
HKS K Process
HKS K
HKS N Process
HKS N
HKS Z Process
HKS Z
Mac OS
Paint Color Swatches
PANTONE solid coated
PANTONE solid uncoated
PANTONE+ CMYK Coated
PANTONE+ CMYK Uncoated
PANTONE+ Color Bridge Coated
PANTONE+ Color Bridge Uncoated
PANTONE+ Metallic Coated
PANTONE+ Pastels & Neons Coated
PANTONE+ Pastels & Neons Uncoated
PANTONE+ Premium Metallics Coated
PANTONE+ Solid Coated
PANTONE+ Solid Uncoated
Photo Filter Colors
TOYO 94 COLOR FINDER
TOYO COLOR FINDER
TRUMATCH Colors
VisiBone
VisiBone2
Web Hues
Web Safe Colors
Web Spectrum
Windows
Close
Close Tab Group
Timeline (Frames)
New Frame
Delete Frames
Delete Animation
Copy Frames
Paste Frames…
Select All Frames
Go To>
Next Frame
Previous Frame
First Frame
Last Frame
Tween…
Reverse Frames
Optimize Animation…
Make Frames From Layers
Flatten Frames Into Layers
Match Layer Across Frames…
Create New Layer for Each New Frame
New Layers Visible in All Frames
Convert to Video Timeline
Panel Options…
Close
Close Tab Group
Timeline (Video)
Go To>
Time…
Next Frame
Previous Frame
First Frame
Last Frame
Start of Work Area
End of Work Area
Split at Playhead
Move & Trim>
Move Start to Playhead
Move End to Playhead
Trim Start at Playhead
Trim End at Playhead
Convert Frames>
Make Frames from Clips
Flatten Frames into Clips
Convert to Frame Animation
Work Area>
Set Start at Playhead
Set End at Playhead
Extract Work Area
Lift Work Area
Keyframes>
Delete
Copy
Paste
Select All
Deselect All
Linear Interpolation
Hold Interpolation
Comments>
Edit Timeline Comment…
Export As HTML…
Export As Text…
Loop Playback
Allow Frame Skipping
Show>
All Clips
Video Groups Only
Favorite Clips Only
Set Favorite Clips
Comments Track
Global Light Track
Enable Timeline Shortcut Keys
Enable Auto-Grouping of Clips
Enable Onion Skins
Onion Skin Settings…
Set Timeline Frame Rate…
Panel Options…
Render Video…
Close
Close Tab Group
Tool Presets
New Tool Preset…
Rename Tool Preset…
Delete Tool Preset
Sort by Tool
Show All Tool Presets
Show Current Tool Presets
Text Only
Small List
Large List
Reset Tool
Reset All Tools
Preset Manager…
Reset Tool Presets…
Load Tool Presets…
Save Tool Presets…
Replace Tool Presets…
Airbrushes
Art History
Artists’ Brushes
Brushes
Crop and Marquee
DP Presets
Dry Media
Pencil Brushes
Pencils Mixer Brush
Splatter Brush Tool Presets
Text
Close
Close Tab Group