Keyboard shortcuts

You can use keyboard shortcuts to move around your Shopify admin more quickly.

Basic keyboard shortcuts

Some keyboard shortcuts work anywhere on your computer.


When you copy, your computer remembers information (text or files) so that you can place it somewhere else, move it, or duplicate it.

To copy, select text or a file and press ctrl + C on a PC or command + C on a Mac.


When you paste, your computer reproduces the information (text or files) that you previously copied. The text or files will be placed in the window or text box where you are working.

To paste, press ctrl + V on a PC or command + V on a Mac.


In many applications, you can use the find command to search for specific text. This command is available in most web browsers and word processors.

To find, press ctrl + F on a PC or command + F on a Mac.

Using admin keyboard shortcuts

You can use keyboard shortcuts in your Shopify admin to quickly move between pages or add items such as products, pages, and discounts.

Most keyboard shortcuts require you to press multiple keys. To make sure the keyboard shortcuts work properly:

  • The keys for the shortcut must be pressed in the order they appear in the list from left to right. For example, if you want to add a product (shortcut A P), typing P A will not work.

  • The complete sequence of keys must be typed within about 1 second.

List of admin keyboard shortcuts

To open the list of keyboard shortcuts, press the ? key while viewing your Shopify admin.

To close the list of shortcuts, press the esc key. Keyboard shortcuts will work whether the list is open or not. You can also close the list of shortcuts by clicking anywhere in the Shopify admin panel outside of the popup window.

The following keyboard shortcuts are available in your Shopify admin:

General shortcuts

Function Keyboard shortcut
List keyboard shortcuts ?
Focus search bar S
Focus filter bar F
Go to your profile ME
Pretend to be working BOSS
Log out BYE

Adding items to your store

Function Keyboard shortcut
Add product AP
Add collection AC
Add discount AD
Add blog post AB
Add blog AL
Add page AG
Add customer AU

Navigating your admin panel

Function Keyboard shortcut
Go to Home GH
Go to Orders GO
Go to Abandoned checkouts GBC
Go to Products GPP
Go to Products / Transfers GPT
Go to Products / Inventory GPI
Go to Products / Collections GPC
Go to Products / Gift cards GPG
Go to Customers GC
Go to Analytics GN
Go to Discounts GD
Go to Online Store / Overview GWO
Go to Online Store / Blog posts GWB
Go to Online Store / Pages GWP
Go to Point of Sale / Overview GTO
Go to Point of Sale / Locations GTL
Go to Apps GA
Go to Settings / General GSG

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