Last Reviewed: August 5, 2013

Article: DTS0175

 

Applies to: dtSearch Desktop 7

Fonts and text size

To change the font size used in dialog boxes, click Options > Dialog box font size.  By default, dtSearch will use the operating system font size.

To change the font used in the Search dialog box to display the search request and the scrolling word list, click Options > Preferences > Search Options.

To change the font size used in a document window, press Ctrl+Plus and Ctrl+Minus to zoom in or out, or you can hold down the Ctrl key and scroll the mouse wheel to zoom in and out.  You can also press Ctrl+Shift+Up and Ctrl+Shift+Down to zoom in and out.

To change the default font used to display a retrieved document, or to change the way hits are highlighted, click Options > Preferences > Document Display.  (The default font will not affect documents that contain their own font information, such as Word documents.)

To change the font used to display search results, click Options > Preferences > Search Results.

Keyboard Navigation

Document Windows

Key

Purpose

Spacebar

Next hit in document

Backspace

Previous hit in document

Tab

Switch to search results window

Ctrl+Plus

Zoom in

Ctrl+Shift+Up

Zoom in

Ctrl+Minus

Zoom out

Ctrl+Shift+Down

Zoom out

Ctrl+Spacebar

Next document in search results

Ctrl+Backspace

Previous document in search results

Ctrl+Home

Top of document

Ctrl+End

End of document

Ctrl+K

Advanced copy

Ctrl+P

Print document or, if text is selected, print selected block.

 

Search Results Windows

Key

Purpose

Enter

Open current document

F8

Launch current document

Tab

Switch to document window

Ctrl+P

Print document or, if text is selected, print selected block.

 

Search Dialog box

Key

Purpose

Alt+1

Select Search Request pane

Alt+2

Select More Search Options pane

Alt+3

Select Search History pane

 

Other Keyboard Shortcuts

Key

Purpose

Ctrl+S

Search

Ctrl+Shift+S

Search in a new window

Ctrl+H

Search history

Ctrl+I

Index manager

Ctrl+U

Update index