Keyboard Shortcuts

Keyboard shortcuts are customizable via the Keymap category of the Options window (Preferences window on Mac OS).

To access the Options window, select from the main menu: Tools > Options (Windows® and Linux®)
mplab_ide > Preferences (macOS®)

The Keymap category allows you to map editor functions to keyboard shortcuts.


Choose a pre-defined profile (for example, Eclipse) or even create your own by clicking on the Manage Profiles… button.


This will search the Actions column. Any action that matches the letter or word types will be displayed.

Search in Shortcuts

This will search the shortcuts column. Any key or key combination typed into the box will cause a list of shortcuts to be displayed that use those keys.

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