List of Adobe XD (Mac) Keyboard Shortcut Keys – Easy Shortcuts!!

Adobe XD (Mac): It is a user experience designing software. It supports wireframing, vector design, and interactive click-through prototypes. Its first public beta was released for macOS as “Adobe Experience Design CC” in March 2016. A beta of Adobe XD was released for Windows 10 in December 2016. As of October 2017, Adobe announced the software was out of beta. Here, we come up with the List of Adobe XD (Mac) Keyboard Shortcut Keys. Let’s jump into this article!!

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Last updated on July 30, 2021.

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General shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
⌘ Cmd+Q Helps to quit.

Edit menu shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
⌘ Cmd+Z Use this key to undo.
Shift+⌘ Cmd+
Z
Helps to redo.
⌘ Cmd+X It is used to cut.
⌘ Cmd+C This shortcut key will copy.
⌘ Cmd+V Helps to paste.
⌥ Option+⌘ Cmd+
V
It is used for paste appearance (in Design mode).
⌥ Option+⌘ Cmd+
V
Use this key for paste interaction (in Prototype mode).
⌘ Cmd+D Helps with the duplicate.
Del It is used to delete.
⌘ Cmd+A This key will select all.
Shift+⌘ Cmd+
A
Helps to deselect All.

Keys for File menu shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
⌘ Cmd+N Use this key for new.
⌘ Cmd+O It is used to open.
⌘ Cmd+W Helps to close.
⌘ Cmd+S This key will save.
Shift+⌘ Cmd+
S
It is used to save as.
Shift+⌘ Cmd+
E
Helps to export batch.
⌘ Cmd+E Use this key to export selected.
Shift+⌘ Cmd+
I
It will import.

Path/Pen shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
P This key will switch to the pen tool.
It is used to convert points.
⌥ Option Helps with the asymmetric control points.
Shift Use this key for the snap control point angle.
Shift It is used for snap anchor point angle.
⌥ Option+⌘ Cmd+
U
Helps to add.
⌥ Option+⌘ Cmd+
S
This shortcut key will subtract.
⌥ Option+⌘ Cmd+
I
It is used to intersect.
⌥ Option+⌘ Cmd+
X
Helps to exclude overlap.
⌘ Cmd+8 Use this key to convert to path.

Object menu shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
⌘ Cmd+G It is used to group.
Shift+⌘ Cmd+
G
Helps to ungroup.
⌘ Cmd+K This key will make the symbol.
⌘ Cmd+L It will lock/unlock.
⌘ Cmd+; Helps to hide.
Shift+⌘ Cmd+
M
Use this key to mask with shape.
⌘ Cmd+R It is used to make a repeat grid.

Align shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
Control+⌘ Cmd+
This shortcut key will be used for the left.
Control+⌘ Cmd+
C
Helps to center (horizontally).
Control+⌘ Cmd+
It is used for right.
Control+⌘ Cmd+
Use this key for the top.
Control+⌘ Cmd+
M
Helps for the middle (vertically).
Control+⌘ Cmd+
It is used for the bottom.

Arrange shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
Shift+⌘ Cmd+
]
Helps to bring to the front.
⌘ Cmd+] It is used to bring forward.
⌘ Cmd+[ This key will send backward.
Shift+⌘ Cmd+
[
Helps to send to back.

Distribute shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
Control+⌘ Cmd+
H
It is used for horizontal.
Control+⌘ Cmd+
V
Use this key for vertical.

Text shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
⌘ Cmd+B Helps for bold.
⌘ Cmd+I It is used for italic.

Operations menu shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
⌥ Option Helps from the center.
⌥ Option+ + This key will copy-paste the object.
Shift It is used to constrain.
Enter Helps to edit text.
Shift Use this key for (15°) constrain rotation.
Shift It is used for (45°) Line constrain rotation.
Shift+⌥ Option Helps to constrain from the center.
⌘ Cmd This key is used for direct selection.
Ctrl+Tab It will switch between design and prototype mode.

Tools menu shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
V Use this key to select.
R Helps for the rectangle.
E It is used for an ellipse.
L This key is used for lines.
P Helps with the pen.
T It is used as a text.
A Use this key for the artboard.
Z Helps to zoom.
⌥ Option+ It is used to zoom out.
Space+⌘ Cmd This key will click, or the marquee selects an area on the artboard: Zoom in.
Space+⌘ Cmd+
⌥ Option
Used to zoom out.
⌘ Cmd+3 It is used to zoom to selection.

View menu shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
⌘ Cmd+, Use this key to zoom in.
⌥ Option+ Helps to zoom in / out.
⌘ Cmd+, It is used to zoom out.
⌘ Cmd+0 This key will zoom to fit.
⌘ Cmd+1 Helps for 100%.
⌘ Cmd+2 It will be used for 200%.
Space Use this key for the pan.
Shift+⌘ Cmd+
Y
Helps for assets.
⌘ Cmd+Y It is used for layers.
Shift+⌘ Cmd+ This key will show the layout grid.
⌘ Cmd+ Helps to show the square grid.

Window menu shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
⌘ Cmd+M It is used to minimize.
⌘ Cmd+Enter Helps for preview.

Operation modifiers shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
Shift+ It is used for the horizontal pan.
Helps with the vertical pan.

Selection command shortcut:

Shortcut Function
⌥ Option It will (with an object selected) enable measurements.

Design specs shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
⌘ Cmd+ or
⌘ Cmd++ or
⌘ Cmd+
This shortcut key will zoom.
⌘ Cmd+0 It is used to reset zoom.
←↑→↓
or Shift+ +
Helps with the pan.
Shift+←↑→↓ Use this key for the faster pan.
Esc It will go from spec view to UX flow view.
Esc Helps to remove focus from the artboard in UX flow view.

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