Virtual Surveyor contains a number of keyboard shortcuts to specific actions. This article gives an overview of all available shortcuts in Virtual Surveyor.


Commonly used keyboard shortcuts


Shortcut
Description
Remarks
CTRL+S
Save or Save As

CTRL
Temporarily disable
- Snapping
- Guided Breakline Drawing
When pressed and in drawing mode
BACKSPACE
Remove last vertex
In drawing mode
CTRL+BACKSPACE
Remove last guided breakline segments
In drawing mode
ALT+P
Enable/disable Point drawing Mode

ALT+L
Enable/disable Polyline drawing Mode

ALT+GEnable/disable Boundary drawing mode
CTRL+ZUndo
CTRL+YRedo
DELETEDelete the selected item


Other shortcuts

Shortcut
Description
ALT+F
Open Backstage Menu
CTRL+O
Open
CTRL+F1Collapse/Pin the ribbon
ALT+B
Enable/Disable Guided Breakline Drawing
ALT+1
1st Quick Access Toolbar Item
ALT+2
2nd Quick Access Toolbar Item


Hint: When you press ALT the shortcuts that use ALT will be highlighted on the interface.


Navigation shortcuts

Shortcut
Description
Scroll in/outZoom in/out