Translate Toolkit & Pootle

Tools to help you make your software local

User Tools


Pootle Keyboard Shortcuts

These shortcuts have been introduced in Pootle 2.2

Global
Action Current Shortcut Proposed Shortcut
Content Zoom Out Ctrl+Shift+Insert Ctrl+Shift+”-”
Reset Content Zoom Ctrl+Shift+Home Ctrl+Shift+“*”
Content Zoom In Ctrl+Shift+Page Up Ctrl+Shift+”+”
Editing
Action Current Shortcut Proposed Shortcut
Submit and move to next translation Ctrl+Enter
Suggest and move to next translation Ctrl+Shift+Enter Ctrl+Enter (if either Suggest or Submit button is shown at a time)
Toggle the fuzzy flag Ctrl+Space (Virtaal uses Alt+U, but this may have some special meaning on national keyboards)
Toggle the suggest/submit mode Ctrl+Shift+Space
Copy the contents from the original language Alt+Down
Focus on comments field (do not select its contents) Ctrl+Shift+C
Navigation
Action Current Shortcut Proposed Shortcut
Move to previous unit Ctrl+Up
Move to next unit Ctrl+Down
Move to the first unit Ctrl+Home
Move to the last unit Ctrl+End
Move 10 units up Ctrl+Page Up
Move 10 units down Ctrl+Page Down
Focus on search field in the navigation bar (and select its contents) Ctrl+Shift+S
Focus on item number field in the navigation bar (and select its contents) Ctrl+Shift+U