My Fave Android Studio Keyboard Shortcuts

I have been working on small Android apps, and I just want to share some of my favorite keyboard shortcuts. Some of them were manually added by me.

Keyboard shortcuts are one of my must-haves for productivity as a programmer, as they let me navigate through code faster, allowing me to focus on creating new modules and solving problems.

Note: I am using Windows.

Move between Code, Split, and Design when working on an XML layout file

Alt + Shift + Left/Right Directional Button
(If it doesn’t work, click on the layout file’s code/design first, then retry.)

Run app in test device or emulator

Shift + F10

Run app in test device or emulator with Debugger

Shift + F9

Navigate between open tabs (no split):

Navigate between points/screens that you’re viewing:

Ctrl + Alt + Left/Right

Show Parameter Info while filling in a function call

Ctrl + P

Maximize/minimize editor

Ctrl + Shift + F12

Created a custom shortcut for Close All Tabs:

Ctrl + Alt + Shift + F4

Created a custom shortcut for Rebuild Project:

Ctrl + Alt + Shift + F10

Created a custom shortcut to toggle Distraction-Free Mode on/off:

Ctrl + Alt + Shift + D

Created a custom shortcut to toggle ZenMode on/off:

Ctrl + Alt + Shift + Z

Other keyboard shortcuts:

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