Cryptowatch Desktop: Hotkeys

The Mod key is Cmd on a Mac, Ctrl for other operating systems (eg. Windows, Linux).

A full list of Cryptowatch Desktop hotkeys is available within the app itself. Click the Account menu icon, then select Hotkeys from the menu to open a list of hotkeys.

Global Hotkeys

These commands affect the overall view on Cryptowatch Desktop.




Close the sidebar or deselect module(s)


Enter Fullscreen (ctrl + F11 on Mac)

Mod + ,

Open global settings

Mod + /

Display the help and hotkeys section

Mod + K

Open the Command Bar

Mod + R

Refresh theme from server (matches your account's theme on Cryptowatch Web)

Mod + +

Increase global draw scale

Mod + -

Decrease global draw scale (cannot decrease below 100%)

Mod + 0

Reset global draw scale to 100%

Mod + Q

Quit the application

All Modules

These commands affect any module on Cryptowatch Desktop:



Arrow Keys

Switch selection to adjacent module

Mod + C

Copy selected module

Mod + V

Paste into selected module

Mod + Shift + V

Paste copied market only

Mod + Alt + V

Paste copied module settings only

Mod + E

Edit selected module in sidebar

Mod + H

Split selected module horizontally

Mod + J

Split selected module vertically

Mod + Shift + H

Clone selected module horizontally

Mod + Shift + J

Clone selected module vertically

Mod + D

Delete selected module

Mod + U

Equalizes all panes

Mod + Left Click on split bar

Split and clone module

Mod + A

Select all modules

When using Mod + U to equalize splits, know that modules will not be distributed across the entire dashboard space. They will equalize to the portion that they were split from. For example: if the dashboard is split in half, then one of those halves is split into 2 modules, the equalization hotkey will change the distribution of space to 50% for the first module, then 25% and 25% for the next two.

Chart Module

Click on any Candle Chart module to use the following commands.




Zoom in on chart


Zoom out on chart

Mod + Up

Increase the chart candle interval to the next, longer interval. Eg: the next longer interval from 3-minute (3M) is 5-minute (5M).

Mod + Down

Decrease the candle interval to the next, shorter interval. Eg: the next shorter interval from 1-week (1W) is 3-day (3D).

Scroll-Wheel Up

Increase candle width (zooming in)

Scroll-Wheel Down

Decrease candle width (zooming out)