100+ MS Paint Tool Shortcut Keys List PDF Download


Below is a complete list of commonly used keyboard shortcuts for Microsoft Office Paint also known as Paintbrush. If you are an MS Paint tool user then you should definitely aware of these interesting keyboard shortcuts used in the Paint tool.

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MS Paint Tool Shortcut Keys List

  • Esc: To close an opened dialog box.
  • F11: View the picture on full screen.
  • Alt + F: Open the File menu.
  • Alt + H: Open the Home menu.
  • Alt + V: Open the View menu.
  • Alt + Y or F1: Open Microsoft Office help option for Paint.
  • Ctrl + A: Select the picture.
  • Ctrl + E: Open the Image property dialog box.
  • Ctrl + G: View and use gridlines to aline objects in your picture.
  • Ctrl + N: Create a new picture.
  • Ctrl + O: Open the Open dialog box so that you can insert a picture in your picture.
  • Ctrl + P: Open the Print dialog box.
  • Ctrl + R: View and use rulers to line up and measure objects in your picture.
  • Ctrl + S or F12: Open the Save As dialog box.
  • Ctrl + V: Paste any copied text and objects.
  • Ctrl + W: Open Resize and Skew dialog box.
  • Ctrl + Z: Undo the latest action.
  • Ctrl + Shift + I: Interchange the color 1 (Foreground color) to color 2 (Background color). Again press Ctrl + Shift + I to reset as deafult.
  • Left/Right Arrow: Displace the selected object to the left/right side at a time.
  • Up/Down Arrow: Displace the selected object to the up/down at a time.
There are mostly used keyboard key shortcuts on Microsoft Office Paint Tool you must need to know. Here download the PDF file of the shortcut keys link is given below.