For use on the desktop, keyboard and mouse shortcuts are provided for navigation controls, most items in the context menu, and a few other controls. To access a reference panel of shortcuts in your GraphXR project space, click the Shortcut Key icon located at the lower left of the browser window.

Desktop Shortcut Keys

Action

Shortcut Keys

Description

Function

Pan

Left mouse click drag or
1+Left mouse click drag

Pan right, left, up or down.

Navigation

Zoom

mouse scroll or
2+left mouse click drag

Drag up to zoom in, down to zoom out

Navigation

Rotate (Manual)

Right mouse click drag or
3+Left mouse click drag

Rotate right, left, up or down, centered on a selection, or the center of all nodes.

Navigation

Rotate (Automatic)

Ctrl+O

Toggle to rotate all data continuously around a selected center, or stop rotating.

Navigation

Stepwise Move

Arrow key click (right, left, up, or down)

Move all the data a step right, left, up, or down.

Navigation

Reset view

Alt+Shift+R

Reset entire view to the center of the graph. NOTE: Click the Fly Out icon to center all the graph data on the screen, and the Center To icon to center the view on selected nodes.

Navigation

Show info

Ctrl+I

Displays the information window for a selected node.

Information

Hide menu

Esc

Hides a panel (i.e. Project, Table, etc.) or information window.

Information

Full Screen

Ctrl+F

Enter full screen mode. Press Esc to exit full screen.

Navigation

Select all nodes

Ctrl+A

Select all visible nodes.

Selection

Deselect all nodes

Alt+A (Option+A) or
Double click empty space

Deselect all visible nodes.

Selection

Select a node or nodes

Left mouse click or
Shift+Left mouse click drag

Select one or more nodes.

Selection

Add a node or nodes to a selection

Ctrl+Left mouse click or
Ctrl+Left mouse click drag

Add one or more nodes to a selection.

Selection

Subtract a node or nodes

Alt+Left mouse click or
Alt+Left mouse click drag

Remove one or more nodes from a selection.

Selection

Drag selection

5+Left mouse click drag

Drag selected nodes and edges in the graph space.

Selection

Invert selection

I or Shift+I

Toggle to select nodes not currently selected.

Selection

Expand

Ctrl+X

Pull nodes connected to the selected nodes from the project’s Neo4j database.

Selection & Import

Leaf Trimming

Ctrl+L

Collapse nodes with only one connection to a single node. Enter the shortcut key again to restore trimmed nodes.

Selection & Editing

Pin or Release

Ctrl+P

Toggle to pin, or release pinning of selected nodes.

Selection

Delete selection

del or backspace

Deletes selected nodes and edges.

Selection & Editing

Clear graph

Ctrl + Shift + C

Remove all data from the graph space.

Selection & Editing

Undo

Ctrl+Z

Immediately undo a Delete or Clear action.

Editing