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Does GoToWebinar support keyboard shortcuts?

The GoToWebinar desktop app supports keyboard shortcuts. These shortcuts provide an alternative way to do something that you typically do with a mouse. During a webinar, simply use and type the shortcut combination to toggle its matching action.

Note: The GoToWebinar app must be in focus for keyboard shortcuts to work.

Available webinar shortcuts

To do this Use this shortcut combination (Windows) Use this shortcut combination (Mac)
Mute or unmute self Ctrl+Alt+A Cmd+Shift+M
Start or stop screen sharing Ctrl+Alt+S Cmd+Opt+S
Pause or resume screen sharing Ctrl+Alt+P Cmd+Opt+P
Start or stop webcam Ctrl+Alt+W Cmd+Opt+W
Switch to computer or phone audio Ctrl+Alt+U Cmd+Opt+U
Toggle Audio pane Ctrl+Alt+1 Cmd+Opt+V
Toggle Screen Sharing pane Ctrl+Alt+2 Not supported
Toggle Webcam pane Ctrl+Alt+3 Not supported
Show or hide Chat pane Ctrl+Alt+C Not supported
Show or hide Audience View pane Ctrl+Alt+V Not supported
Show or hide Attendee List pane Ctrl+Alt+L Not supported
Exit session Alt+F4 Cmd+Q

Available organizer shortcuts

To do this Use this shortcut combination (Windows) Use this shortcut combination (Mac)
Mute all participants Alt+M Opt+M
Unmute all participants Alt+M Opt+U
Invite other participants Alt+I Cmd+I
Start or pause recording Alt+R Opt+R

Available Viewer shortcuts

To do this Use this shortcut combination (Windows) Use this shortcut combination (Mac)
Open Viewer options menu Shift+Alt+V Ctrl+F2. Use right arrow to navigate.
Open Webcam options menu Shift+Alt+W Ctrl+F2. Use right arrow to navigate.
Open Audio options menu Shift+Alt+A Ctrl+F2. Use right arrow to navigate.
Raise your hand Ctrl+Shift+H Cmd+/
Switch to full screen F11 Cmd+Ctrl+F or F11
Expand or collapse the Control Panel Ctrl+Alt+M Cmd+Shift+C

Available device & settings shortcuts

To do this Use this shortcut combination (Windows) Use this shortcut combination (Mac)
Open Microphone devices drop-down menu Shift+Ctrl+M Cmd+Shift+8
Open Speaker devices drop-down menu Shift+Ctrl+S Cmd+Shift+S
Open sound check Shift+Ctrl+C Not supported
Open name & email window Alt+B Opt+B
Open Preferences window Ctrl+Alt+O Cmd+,

Available drawing tools shortcuts

To do this Use this shortcut combination (Windows) Use this shortcut combination (Mac)
Switch to pen tool Shift+Ctrl+1 Shift+Cmd+1
Switch to highlighter tool Shift+Ctrl+2 Shift+Cmd+2
Switch to spotlight tool Shift+Ctrl+3 Shift+Ctrl+3
Erase all drawings Shift+Ctrl+E Shift+Cmd+E