Keyboard Shortcuts for Daily Activities in Photoshop 6

By Deke McClelland, Barbara Obermeier

Part of Photoshop 6 For Dummies Cheat Sheet

When you work with Photoshop 6, you need to know how to do basic, everyday tasks such as opening and closing images. Plus, it’s good to know the quick ways to do the print, save, undo, and other commands you use in any program. The following table clues you into the shortcut keys you use with a PC or Mac to execute everyday commands.

Action PC Mac
Cancel operation Esc or Ctrl+period Esc or Apple command key+period
Close image Ctrl+W Apple command key+W
General preferences Ctrl+K Apple command key+K
Display last preferences panel used Ctrl+Alt+K Apple command key+Option+K
Open image Ctrl+O Apple command key+O
Print image Ctrl+P Apple command key+P
Page setup Ctrl+Shift+P Apple command key+Shift+P
Quit Photoshop Ctrl+Q Apple command key+Q
Save image to disk Ctrl+S Apple command key+S
Save As Ctrl+Shift+S Apple command key+Shift+S
Save for Web Ctrl+Alt+Shift+S Apple command key+Option+Shift+S
Undo last operation Ctrl+Z Apple command key+Z