This page lists out the default keyboard shortcuts and describes how you can customize them.
Default keyboard shortcuts
|Go to the next pane|
|Go to the previous pane|
|Bring Accessibility Insights for Windows to the foreground or minimize it|
|Go to Live Inspect|
|Go to Test|
|Go to Color Contrast Analyzer|
|Go to Help (online)|
|Open snapshot (.a11ytest file)|
|Save snapshot (.a11ytest file)|
|Pause or resume updates to the UI Automation Tree when focus changes via mouse or keyboard navigation.|
|Inspect the previous sibling element in the UI Automation Tree.|
|Inspect the Parent element in UI Automation Tree.|
|Inspect the first child element in the UI Automation Tree.|
|Inspect the Next sibling element in the UI Automation tree.|
|Inspect the last child element in the UI Automation Tree.|
|Start or stop event recording for the selected element.|
|Run automated checks on the selected element.|
|Open and close Properties settings|
|Focus into the Properties grid|
|Focus into the Properties filter (enabled only when 'Include all properties that have values' settings is turned on )|
|Focus into the Patterns|
|Copy selected property's name and value|
Configuration (Properties and Events)
|Focus into available items|
|Focus into currently selected items|
|Focus into item filter|
Listen to events
|(Within Events pane) Start or stop event recording for the element.|
|(Within Events pane) Focus into the recorded events table.|
How to fix
|Auto-resize columns in How To Fix.|
Customize keyboard shortcuts
A subset of the keyboard shortcuts can be customized.
To customize keyboard shortcuts
- Open Accessibility Insights for Windows.
- In the Navigation bar, select Settings . You can also set focus on the Navigation bar and select the Tab key to select Settings.
- In the Application tab, select the keyboard shortcut you want to customize and enter the new shortcut.