PlanePlotter Accelerator Keys

The following keys can be used to perform specific functions at the press of a button.


Accelerator keys (letter keys are case sensitive)
Left click Aircraft: click on column heading In Aircraft View sorts the list in alternating order
Right click Aircraft: click on column heading In Aircraft View sorts the list in reverse order
Right click Aircraft: click on aircraft consults www.airframes.org (may need to be in Administrator mode)
Left click Aircraft: click on aircraft designates the aircraft and changes to the chart view with the aircraft in the centre
* Aircraft: toggle conditional expression
A Aircraft: display all aircraft
i Aircraft: display aircraft with Interested tag (india)
N Aircraft: display aircraft without the Interested tag
P Aircraft: display aircraft with positions only
U Aircraft: display aircraft without positions only
M Aircraft: display aircraft with Mlat possible
F Aircraft: display aircraft with Flags defined
Ctrl-F Aircraft: find an aircraft in the View..Aircraft display
Shift-Left click Aircraft: initiate an Mlat process series
Ctrl-Left click Aircraft: initiates an Mlat process
F3 Aircraft: repeat a find operation
Ctrl-Right click Aircraft: shows the information box for that aircraft
x Aircraft: toggle display of Mode-A/C aircraft
Left click Alert: goes to chart, outline or list showing chosen aircraft
Escape Cancel log replays and Multilateration attempts (if PP has the focus)
* Chart/outline: toggle conditional expression
i Chart/outline: display aircraft with Interested tag (india)
Ctrl-C Chart/outline: copy the current view location to the clipboard
Double Left click Chart/outline: designate/undesignate the aircraft
l Chart/outline: display Alerted aircraft (lima)
c Chart/outline: display all aircraft (charlie)
Right click Chart/outline: display the information box for that aircraft
Left Shift-Map button Chart/outline: download a Google-Maps satellite image
Ctrl-Map button Chart/outline: download a Google-Map which is larger than the screen window
Left Shift-Ctrl-Map button Chart/outline: download a Google-Maps satellite image which is larger than the screen
Right Shift-Map button Chart/outline: download an OSM map
Right Shift-Ctrl-Map button Chart/outline: download an OSM map which is larger than the screen window
b Chart/outline: filter the chart display by radar interrogator identification
z Chart/outline: filter the chart display by radar interrogator pulse rate
F7 Chart/outline: find the largest scale chart containing the current display centre
f Chart/outline: flight deck view (foxtrot)
Click and drag Chart/outline: move the chart/outline around
Ctrl-V Chart/outline: paste a view location from the clipboard
Ctrl-Quick button Chart/outline: redefine an existing Quick button to be the current chart, outline or sky view
Ctrl-Shift-Left click Chart/outline: repeat an Mlat on a 'position-less' aircraft
F9 Chart/outline: toggle aircraft prediction
F12 Chart/outline: toggle Beamfinder beams
Ctrl-E Chart/outline: toggle Circles
Shift-F10 Chart/outline: toggle display of Designated aircraft only
Ctrl-F10 Chart/outline: toggle Flag only display
F8 Chart/outline: toggle GPX waypoint overlay
F10 Chart/outline: toggle Mlat only display
+ Chart/outline: zoom in to a chart or outline
- Chart/outline: zoom out from a chart or outline
Ctrl-Zoom out Chart/outline: zoom out without refreshing the shared data
Ctrl-O Chart: open a new chart
a Data: toggle Aircraft data window (alpha)
t Download NAT tracks
d Download sharer locations
F1 Help: open the help file
Ctrl-Left click Home Location Test window: changes the Home location to the clicked position
Ctrl-P Insert a manual position report
e MySky: face East
n MySky: face North
s MySky: face South
w MySky: face West
Left Arrow Key MySky: pan to the left
Right Arrow Key MySky: pan to the right
F11 MySky: toggle MySky display"
Ctrl-Left click Outline: change the colour of an outline boundary
o Outline: create outline (oscar)
Ctrl-Q Refresh database lookup
Ctrl-R Refresh sharing
m Toggle Message rate window (mike)
p Toggle profile window showing the vertical history of aircraft with Interested tag
C Toggle the Mode-A/C altitudes window (Charlie)
u Toggle the Mode-A/C pulse rates window
r Toggle the radar interrogator identifier window
v Toggle the Vignette window (victor)
V Define the Vignette window (Victor)
W Toggle the Wind-rose window (Whiskey)
1 Toggle the 1st conditional expression in the condex.txt file
2 Toggle the 2nd conditional expression in the condex.txt file
3 Toggle the 3rd conditional expression in the condex.txt file
4 Toggle the 4th conditional expression in the condex.txt file
5 Toggle the 5th conditional expression in the condex.txt file
6 Toggle the 6th conditional expression in the condex.txt file
7 Toggle the 7th conditional expression in the condex.txt file
8 Toggle the 8th conditional expression in the condex.txt file
9 Toggle the 9th conditional expression in the condex.txt file
0 Toggle the 10th conditional expression in the condex.txt file