Assigns or edits the shortcut keys for LibreOffice commands, or LibreOffice Basic macros.

To access this command...

Choose Tools - Customize - Keyboard tab. A document must be opened.

You can assign or edit shortcut keys for the current application or for all LibreOffice applications.

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Avoid assigning shortcut keys that are currently used by your operating system.


Displays shortcut keys that are common to all LibreOffice applications.

Displays shortcut keys for the current LibreOffice application.

Shortcut keys

Lists the shortcut keys and the associated commands. To assign or modify the shortcut key for the command selected in the Function list, click a shortcut in this list, and then click Modify.


Lists the function categories and the LibreOffice functions that you can assign shortcut keys to.


Lists the available function categories. To assign shortcuts to Styles, open the "Styles" category.


Select a function that you want to assign a shortcut key to, click a key combination in the Shortcut keys list, and then click Modify. If the selected function already has a shortcut key, it is displayed in the Keys list.


Displays the shortcut keys that are assigned to the selected function.


Assigns the key combination selected in the Shortcut keys list to the command selected in the Function list.

Deletes the selected element or elements without requiring confirmation.


Replaces the shortcut key configuration with one that was previously saved.


Saves the current shortcut key configuration, so that you can load it later.


Resets modified values back to the default values.