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Keyboard shortcuts

PlistEdit Pro also provides several convenient keyboard shortcuts which allow you to edit anything in your property list without ever leaving the keyboard.

Property list navigation  
Expand the currently selected item(s) Right arrow
Expand the currently selected item(s) and all of their children, recursively Option-right arrow
Collapse the currently selected item(s) Left arrow
Collapse the currently selected item(s) and all of their children, recursively Command-left arrow
Select the dictionary or array containing the selected item Command-up arrow
Initiating Edits  
Begin editing the key in the currently selected row Tab
Edit the currently selected value(s) in a separate sheet Command-Shift-E
While editing  
Advances editing to the next editable cell, going left to right Tab
Ends the current editing session, saving changes Return
Ends the current editing session, discarding changes Escape
Pop-up the menu in the currently selected cell Space
Property list browsers  
Open the selected files Return
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