6. Shortcuts

There are quick navigational shortcuts provided in the app that would help make your duplicate cleanup process even faster and easier.

General Navigation

+⬇ (⬆) – navigate through duplicate groups

Enter – select the checkbox

Space – quickLook preview of the selected file (press arrow down or up to switch to the next file preview).

+⬇(⬆) – select the last (first)  item in the current list.

+F – search in the search field

Esc – reset search results

+N – new scan

++O – open the Finder window to select the folders for scanning

+R – rescan the current folder

+O – switch to Overview tab

+1 – switch to Duplicate Files tab

+2 – switch to Pictures section

+3 – switch to Movies section

+4 – switch to Music section

+5 – switch to Documents section

+6 – switch to Archives section

+7 – switch to Others Files section

+8 – switch to Duplicate Folders tab

+9 – switch to Similar Folders tab

+P – switch to Similar Photos tab

++S – switch to Select Duplicates in Folder tab

++M – switch to Merge Folders tab

+ – switch to upper file group


Shortcuts for the Similar Folders tab:

In the Similars you can see 3 sections:

  1. A list of all similar folders.
  2. A list of similar folders to a folder you have selected from the first section.
  3. Comparison between two file lists of folders selected from the first and second panels.

Here are the shortcuts for these panels:

Tab – switch from one panel to the next

Tab+ – return to the previous panel

Command+⬇(⬆) – switch between similar folders


Shortcuts for the Similar Photos tab:

➡(⬅) – show the next or previous picture of the list in the left section of preview window

➡(⬅)+ – show the next or previous picture of the list in the right section of preview window

Enter – select or deselect the picture in the right section of preview window

Enter+ – select or deselect the picture in the left section of preview window

Enter+Shift(⇧) – keep the picture from the left section and select all other pictures for removal

Enter+Shift(⇧)+ – keep the picture from the right section and select all other pictures for removal

Space – open the picture from the left section of preview window

Space+⌥c – open the picture from the right section of preview window

Double click on the picture – open the picture


Selecting the files

– select (deselect) file or folder

1…9 – select items for removal by a number

+1…9 – select all items except one with a number

+A – select all duplicates

+E – select newest duplicates

+L – select oldest duplicates

+K – select any duplicates

+D – deselect all duplicates

+A+ – select the duplicates in active group

+E+ – select newest duplicates in active group

+L+ – select oldest copies for removal in active group

+K+ – select any copies in active group

+D+ – deselect duplicates in active group

+S – show a list of selected duplicates


Other Shortcuts

+O+ – reveal file in the Finder

+I – show file information

+O – open the file

Space – preview the file

or – preview the next file from the list

+, – open Preferences window

+Y – open Removal History window

+W – close Preferences window

+M – minimize the application window

>+F+^ – enter fullscreen mode

+/– show the context hints