Key Shortcuts


ElementsXXL adds 29 new key shortcuts to Photoshop Elements. Many of these key shortcuts are also available in Photoshop. Here is a list of the ElementsXXL shortcuts:
Shortcut Corresponding Menu Item
Shift + N
File > New > Image from Clipboard
Ctrl + V
If no image is opened, it works like: File > New > Image from Clipboard
Alt + Shift + Ctrl + O
File > Browse in Organizer
Alt + Shift + Ctrl + I
File > File Info
Shift + Ctrl + F
Edit > Fade
Shift + F5
Edit > Fill
Ctrl + 4 Image > Channels > RGB
Ctrl + 5 Image > Channels > Red
Ctrl + 6 Image > Channels > Green
Ctrl + 7 Image > Channels > Blue
Shift + Ctrl + H
Enhance > Adjust Lighting > Shadows/Highlights
Ctrl + L
Enhance > Adjust Lighting > Levels (Photoshop Elements 15 and higher)
Ctrl + M
Enhance > Adjust Lighting > Curves
Ctrl + B
Enhance > Adjust Color > Color Balance
Shift + Ctrl + B
Enhance > Black & White
Ctrl + E Layer > Merge Group (if a layer group is selected)
Alt + Ctrl + E Layer > Stamp Group (if a layer group is selected)
Alt + Shift + Ctrl + E
Layer > Stamp Visible
Ctrl + R
Filter > Correct Camera Distortion
Shift + Ctrl + X
Filter > Distort > Liquify
Shift + Ctrl + Alt + F
Select > Find Layers
Alt + Ctrl + R
Select > Refine Edge
Shift + Ctrl + Q
Select > Edit in Quick Mask Mode
Ctrl + Alt + 4 Select > Selection From > Luminosity
Ctrl + Alt + 5 Select > Selection From > Red Channel
Ctrl + Alt + 6 Select > Selection From > Green Channel
Ctrl + Alt + 7 Select > Selection From > Blue Channel
Shift + Ctrl + Y
View > Proof Colors
Ctrl + Alt + F
View > Full Screen Mode