Bash Shortcuts Cheat Sheet

Angelos Chalaris · Webdev, Bash, Cheatsheet · Jun 12, 2021

  • Ctrl + C Terminate the command
  • Ctrl + Z Suspend the command
  • Ctrl + A Move to the start of the line
  • Ctrl + E Move to the end of the line
  • Ctrl + F Move forward one character
  • Ctrl + B Move backward one character
  • Ctrl + U Delete from the cursor to the start of the line
  • Ctrl + K Delete from the cursor to the end of the line
  • Ctrl + W Delete from the cursor to the start of the word
  • Ctrl + D Delete the character under the cursor
  • Ctrl + H Delete the character before the cursor
  • Ctrl + T Swap the character under the cursor with the previous one
  • Ctrl + L Clear the screen

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