Keyboard shortcuts in Evernote for Mac

Keyboard shortcuts in Evernote for Mac
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Keyboard shortcuts in Evernote for Mac

Evernote can be driven almost entirely using only the keyboard. Below is a comprehensive list of all keyboard shortcuts available for Mac.

Note: The middle columns labeled "New version" refer to the new Evernote for Mac.

Global

These shortcuts will work system-wide when working in any application (provided Evernote is running). In older versions of Evernote, you can redefine these shortcuts by going to Tools > Options > Shortcut keys from the menu bar.

Action New version Older versions
Quick Note Not available Ctrl ⌘ N
New Note Window Not available Ctrl ⌥ ⌘ N
Paste to Evernote Not available Ctrl ⌘ V
Clip Rectangle or Window Not available Ctrl ⌘ C
Search in Evernote Not available Ctrl ⌘ E

Application-wide

These shortcuts will work when the Evernote application is active.

Action New version Older versions
New Note ⌘ N ⌘ N
New Chat Not available ⌥ ⇧ ⌘ N
New Notebook ⇧ ⌘ N ⇧ ⌘ N
New Tag Not available Ctrl ⌘ T
New Window Not available ⌥ ⌘ N
New Tab Not available ⌘ T
Sync Not available Ctrl ⌘ S
Close active note window ⌘ W ⌘ W
Save Not available ⌘ S
Quick Look Attachments Not available ⌘ Y
Print ⌘ P ⌘ P
Show/Hide Toolbar Not available ⌥ ⌘ T
Show/Hide Navigation Menu ⌥ ⌘ S ⌥ ⌘ S
Work Chat Not available ⌥ ⌘ 0
Notes ⌥ ⌘ 1 ⌥ ⌘ 1
Notebooks ⌥ ⌘ 2 ⌥ ⌘ 2
Tags ⌥ ⌘ 3 ⌥ ⌘ 3
Atlas / Business Home (Evernote Business only) Not available ⌥ ⌘ 4
Atlas (Evernote Business only) Not available ⌥ ⌘ 5
Announcements (Evernote Business only) Not available ⌥ ⌘ 6
Announcements (Evernote Business only) Not available ⌥ ⌘ 7
Show All Notes Not available ⇧ ⌘ A
Jump to search bar Not available ⌥ ⌘ F
Jump to notebook Not available ⌘ J
Jump to tag Not available ⇧ ⌘ J
Select Note List ⌘ \ ⌘ \
Back ⌘ [ ⌘ [
Forward ⌘ ] ⌘ ]
Enter Full Screen Ctrl ⌘ F Ctrl ⌘ F
Go to Shortcuts 1-9 ⌘ 1-9 ⌘ 1-9
Preferences Not available ⌘ ,
Switch User Not available Ctrl ⌘ A
Hide Evernote ⌘ H ⌘ H
Hide Others Not available ⌥ ⌘ H
Quit Evernote ⌘ Q ⌘ Q
Minimize ⌘ M ⌘ M
Zoom in ⌘ + Not available
Zoom out ⌘ - Not available
Reset zoom ⌘ 0 Not available

Note Editor

These shortcuts will work when you are editing a note.

Action New version Older versions
Undo ⌘ Z ⌘ Z
Redo ⇧ ⌘ Z ⇧ ⌘ Z
Cut ⌘ X ⌘ X
Copy ⌘ C ⌘ C
Paste ⌘ V ⌘ V
Paste and Match Style ⇧ ⌘ V ⇧ ⌘ V
Select All ⌘ A ⌘ A
Encrypt Selected Text ⇧ ⌘ X ⇧ ⌘ X
Search Notes ⌥ ⌘ F ⌥ ⌘ F
Reset Search Not available ⌘ R
Find Within Note ⌘ F ⌘ F
Find Next ⌘ G ⌘ G
Find Previous ⇧ ⌘ G ⇧ ⌘ G
Show Spelling and Grammar Not available ⌘ :
Check Document Now Not available ⌘ ;
Start Dictation fn fn fn fn
Emoji & Symbols Ctrl ⌘ Space Ctrl ⌘ Space
Copy Public Link Not available ⌘ /
Present Not available ⌘ ↩
Present on Another Screen Not available ⌥ ⌘ ↩
Edit Note Title Not available ⌘ L
Edit Tags ⌘ ' ⌘ '
Show/Hide Note Info ⇧ ⌘ I ⇧ ⌘ I
Copy Internal Note Link Ctrl ⌥ ⌘ C Ctrl ⌥ ⌘ C
Move To Notebook Ctrl ⌘ M Ctrl ⌘ M
Merge Notes ⇧ ⌘ M ⇧ ⌘ M
Show Colors Not available ⇧ ⌘ C
Align Left ⌥ ⌘ { ⌥ ⌘ {
Center ⌥ ⌘ + ⌥ ⌘ |
Align Right ⌥ ⌘ } ⌥ ⌘ }
Justify ⌥ ⌘ - Not available
Increase Indent Level ⇧ ⌘ ] ⇧ ⌘ ]
Decrease Indent Level ⇧ ⌘ [ ⇧ ⌘ [
Toggle Bulleted List ⇧ ⌘ U ⇧ ⌘ U
Toggle Numbered List ⇧ ⌘ O ⇧ ⌘ O
Toggle Checklist ⇧ ⌘ C Not available
Increase List Level Tab Tab
Decrease List Level ⇧ Tab ⇧ Tab
Insert Table Not available ⇧ ⌘ L
Add Link ⌘ K ⌘ K
Edit Link ⌘ K ⌘ K
Remove Link ⇧ ⌘ K ⇧ ⌘ K
Bold ⌘ B ⌘ B
Italic ⌘ I ⌘ I
Underline ⌘ U ⌘ U
Strikethrough Ctrl ⌘ K Ctrl ⌘ K
Highlight Ctrl ⌘ H Ctrl ⌘ H
Superscript Ctrl ⌘ + Ctrl ⌘ +
Subscript Ctrl ⌘ - Ctrl ⌘ -
Insert To-do Not available ⇧ ⌘ T
Insert Divider ⇧ ⌘ H ⇧ ⌘ H
Insert Date ⇧ ⌘ D ⇧ ⌘ D
Insert Time ⌥ ⇧ ⌘ D ⌥ ⇧ ⌘ D
Simplify Formatting ⇧ ⌘ F ⇧ ⌘ F

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