Photoshop Tools Keyboard Shortcuts

By w3iscool, September 28, 2015

To improve your work speed in Photoshop checkout Photoshop Tools Keyboard Shortcuts. With regular practice and experience this shortcuts will help you to speed up your workflow.
These Photoshop Tools Keyboard Shortcuts are written in the same sequence as tools display in Photoshop Workspace.


Key-Press Command
V Move Tool
M Marquee tools
L Lasso tools
W Quick Selection Tool, Magic Wand Tool
C Crop Tool, Slice Tools
I Eyedropper, 3D Materials Eyedropper, Color Sampler, Ruler, Note and Count Tool
J Spot Healing Brush, Healing Brush, Patch, Content-Aware move, Red Eye Tool
B Brush, Pencil, Color Replacement, Mixer Brush Tool
S Clone Stamp Tool, Pattern Stamp Tool
Y History Brush Tool, Art History Brush Tool
E Eraser, Background Eraser, Magic Eraser Tool
G Gradient, Paint Bucket, 3D Material Drop Tool
O Dodge, Burn and Sponge Tool
P Pen Tool, Freeform pen Tool
T Type Tools Group
A Path Selection, Direct Selection Tool
U Rectangle, Rounded Rectangle, Ellipse, Polygon, Line, Custom Shape Tool
H Hand Tool
R Rotate View Tool
Z Zoom
D Default Forground and Background Colors
X Switch Foreground and Background colors
Q Edit in Quick Mask Mode
F Change Screen Mode Toggle


To switch between Tools Group, hold down Shift key and press shortcut key given above.
For example to switch between Path selection tool to Direct Selection Tool Press Shift + M.