7-Zip Keyboard Shortcuts – { 40+ } Easy and Quick Shortcuts

7-Zip Keyboard Shortcuts:

7-Zip is open-source software, you can use this on any system. It is a powerful file manager. Let’s explore the keyboard shortcuts for 7-Zip software.


Last updated on Aug 3, 2020.

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File Menu Shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
Enter It will Open the Current Item
CTRL+PgDn Used to Open the Current Item as Folder Inside 7-Zip
Shift+Enter It is Used to Open the Current Item in the New Window
F4 It will open the Selected Item with the Editor
F2 Used to Rename Selected Item
F5 It is Used to Copy Selected Item
F6 Used to Move the Selected Item
Del Used to Delete the Selected Item
CTRL+Z It will Set Comment for File
F7 Used to Create a New Folder
Shift+F4 Used to Create a new File
Alt+F4 Used to Close the Program

View Menu Shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
CTRL+1 It will Display items using the Large Icons
CTRL+2 Used to Display Items Using Small Icons
CTRL+3 Used to Display Items in a List
CTRL+4 Used to Display Items in a list with detailed information
CTRL+F3 It will Sort Items by Name
CTRL+F4 Used to Sort Items by Type
CTRL+F5 Used to Sort Items by Date
CTRL+F6 It will Sort Items by Size
CTRL+F7 It will not Sort Items
F9 Used for Switch On or Off Second Panel
Backslash It will open the Folder One Level Up
ALT+F12 Used to Open the Folder History
CTRL+R Used to Refresh Items List
F1 Helps to Open 7-Zip Help

Miscellaneous Commands Shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
Tab Used to Move Between Panels
Insert Used to Select or Deselect the Current Item
Shift+F10 Used to Display the Shortcut Menu for the Selected Item
Right CTRL+0orALT+0 From …to 9 : Used to Open Folder Bookmark
Shift+Right CTRL+0or


From … to 9 : It will Create Folder Bookmark
Alt+F1 Used to Edit the Folder Address on Left panel
Alt+F2 It will Edit the Folder Address on Right Panel
CTRL++ Used to Adjust Optimal Column Width for Items
ALT+ Used to Open the Same Folder in Other Panel
ALT+←→ It will open the Current Folder in Other Panel

In this article, you can understand the all the shortcut keys for 7-Zip. If it is helpful to you, give your feedback in the comment section.

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