Keyboard Shortcuts

To access the keyboard shortcuts, press SHIFT + ? (question mark). Use common word processing shortcuts while configuring dashboards in Edit Mode.

Contents:

 Introduction Screen

Many shortcuts are initiated by typing two letters sequentially.

Navigation Shortcuts

The following shortcuts assist in navigating the GoodData Portal.

Type G and...

Destination

d

Dashboards Page

r

Reports Page

m

Manage Page

p

Project & Users tab (Manage Page)

s

Search Page

a

Attributes Directory (Manage Page)

f

Facts Directory (Manage Page)

e

Metrics Directory (Manage Page)

v

Variables Directory (Manage Page)

l

Logical Data Model (Manage Page)

Shortcuts for Creating Reports and Metrics

You can use shortcuts to jump to the Report Editor and Custom Metric Editor.

Type C and...

Action

r

Create a report in the Report Editor

m

Create a metric in the Metric Editor

Shortcuts for Editing Dashboards

In Edit Mode, use the keyboard arrow keys to reposition dashboard objects like reports, widgets, text boxes, lines, filters and web content, and holding SHIFT while moving repositions objects 10px at a time. You can take advantage of the following shortcuts while in Edit Mode:

Press and hold (PC / Mac)

Action

CTRL / CMD(?)

Move and scale dashboard objects freely (overrides snap to grid)

CTRL / CMD(?) + c

Copy selected dashboard object

CTRL / CMD(?) + x

Cut selected dashboard object

CTRL / CMD(?) + v

Paste selected dashboard object

DELETE / fn + DELETE

Delete selected dashboard object

CTRL / CMD(?) + <up_arrow>

Bring selected object forward

CTRL / CMD(?) + <down_arrow>

Bring selected object backward

CTRL / CMD(?) + SHIFT + <up_arrow>

Bring selected object to front

CTRL / CMD(?) + SHIFT + <down_arrow>

Bring selected object to back

CTRL / CMD(?) + a

Select all objects on active dashboard tab

SHIFT + click object

Add another object to your selection (repeat to release from selection)