Sketch

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Insert

A

New artboard

S

Slice

R

Rectangle

U

Rounded rectangle

O

Oval

L

Line

V

Vector point

P

Pencil

T

Text

Type

CMD+B

Bold

CMD+I

Italic

CMD+U

Underline

CMD+ALT+(+)

Increase font size

CMD+ALT+(-)

Decrease font size

ALT+CTRL+L

Increase character spacing

ALT+CTRL+T

Decrease character spacing

CMD+T

Change font

CMD+SHIFT+O

Convert text to outlines

CMD+SHIFT+{

Align left

CMD+SHIFT+|

Align center

CMD+SHIFT+}

Align right

CMD+CTRL+Space

Special characters

Canvas View

CMD+(+)

Zoom in

CMD+(-)

Zoom out

CMD+0

Actual size

CMD+1

Center canvas

CMD+2

Zoom selection

CMD+3

Center selection

ยง

Temporary zoom to actual size

ALT+Tab

Focus on first input field

CTRL+R

Toggle rulers

CTRL+G

Toggle grid

CTRL+L

Toggle layer guides

CTRL+P

Toggle pixels

CTRL+H

Toggle selection handles

CTRL+X

Toggle pixel grid

Space+Drag

Move canvas

Window

CMD+~

Toggle between documents

CMD+ALT+1

Toggle layers list

CMD+ALT+2

Toggle inpector

CMD+ALT+3

Toggle layers, inspector

CMD+ALT+T

Toggle toolbar

CMD+.

Presentation mode

CMD+CTRL+F

Fullscreen

Editing Shapes

CMD+ALT

Keep current selection

CMD+CTRL+M

Use as mask span

Works for layers and groups.

CMD+ALT+U

Union

CMD+ALT+S

Substract

CMD+ALT+I

Intersect

CMD+ALT+X

Difference

CMD+Arrows

Change object size

CMD+SHIFT+Arrows

Change units by 10

1, 2, 3, 4

Change vector point style

Editing Layers

ALT

Show distance to other layers

CMD+ALT

Show distance to other layers inside group

ALT+Drag

Duplicate

Repeat with CMD+D.

CMD+ALT+C

Copy style

CMD+ALT+V

Paste style

CTRL+C

Color picker

CMD+T

Transform

CMD+SHIFT+R

Rotate

F

Toggle fill

B

Toggle border

Arranging Layers, Groups and Artboards

CMD+ALT+Arrow Up

Bring forward

CMD+CTRL+ALT+Arrow Up

Bring to front

CMD+ALT+Arrow Down

Send backward

CMD+CTRL+ALT+Arrow Down

Send to back

CMD+SHIFT+H

Hide

CMD+SHIFT+L

Lock

CMD+R

Rename

CMD+G

Group layers

CMD+SHIFT+G

Ungroup layers

SHIFT+Tab

Select above layer

Tab

Select layer below

Esc

Select parent artboard

CMD+F

Find layer by name

Fn+Arrow Up

Select above page

Fn+Arrow Down

Select page below

Notes