BizTalk Editor Shortcut Keys
You can use shortcut keys to accomplish tasks in BizTalk Editor. The following table is a quick reference to these shortcut keys.
- Functionality that is not included in this list can be obtained by using the numeric keypad to move the mouse pointer with MouseKeys. For more information about MouseKeys in Windows 2000 Server and Advanced Server Help, see "Using the keyboard to move the mouse pointer." For more information about MouseKeys in Windows 2000 Professional Help, see "Move the mouse pointer by using MouseKeys."
|CTRL+SHIFT++ (With the NUMLOCK key enabled, press the + key on the number pad while pressing the SHIFT key.)||Add a new custom annotation when the focus is on the namespace data sheet in the right pane.
Create a new custom property on the Declaration, Reference, Namespace, or Dictionary tab.
Insert a custom property in a specification. This functionality occurs on the Declaration, Reference, Namespace, and Dictionary tabs while a property is highlighted.
|TAB key||Access the buttons in the upper right corner of the New Document Specification dialog box.|
|SHIFT+F10||Open the context menu for highlighted items.|
|CTRL+N||Open a new specification.|
|CTRL+O||Open an existing specification.|
|CTRL+S||Save a specification.|
|CTRL+SHIFT+R||Insert a new record into a document specification.|
|CTRL+R||Add a new record to a record.|
|CTRL+SHIFT+F||Insert a new field into a document specification.|
|CTRL+F||Add a new field to a record.|
|DEL||Delete a record or a field.|
|F4||Highlight the next warning.|
|F5||Validate a schema.|
|CTRL+C||Copy an object.|
|CTRL+X||Cut an object.|
|CTRL+V||Paste an object.|
|F6||Move the focus clockwise from pane to pane.|
|SHIFT+F6||Move the focus counterclockwise from pane to pane.|
|TAB||Toggle the focus from the tab in the right pane to the data sheet below. In a dialog box, pressing TAB moves the focus through the buttons and fields of the dialog box.|
|SPACEBAR||Select or clear a check box. The spacebar also acts like a mouse click when the focus is on a button.|
|F2||Activate edit mode for a highlighted node in the specification tree. Activate edit mode for a highlighted row in the data sheet of the right pane.|
|SHIFT+F2||Activate edit mode for the following fields:
|ALT+ DOWN ARROW||Display the list for an activated list box.|
|SHIFT++||Add a new custom annotation when the focus is on the namespace data sheet in the right pane.|
|ENTER||Confirm edits to nodes and values.|
|ESC||Cancel edits to nodes and values.|
|F1||View the online Help.|
|ALT+F4||Exit from the program.|
|LEFT ARROW||Activate the tab to the left.|
|RIGHT ARROW||Activate the tab to the right.|
|Any arrow key||Highlight a folder or a file in the main pane of a dialog box, while the focus is on that pane. This functionality occurs in the New Document Specification, the Store to WebDAV, and the Retrieve from WebDAV dialog boxes. For more information about the New Document Specification dialog box, see Create and Validate Specifications. For more information about WebDAV, see Open existing specifications from WebDAV.|
Using MouseKeys with BizTalk Editor
Some operations in BizTalk Editor have no keyboard shortcuts. To perform the following operations, you must use MouseKeys:
- Drag-and-drop operations
- Copy nodes
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