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Basic Blender Keyboard Shortcuts by

A short list of basic shortcuts necessary to model and animate rudimentary objects in Blender 2.7
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LMB
Left Mouse Button
RMB
Right Mouse Button
MMB
Middle Mouse Button (scroll wheel)
NUM­-x
NUMpad key x (not the number keys above the keyboard!)

Navigation & View

MMB
Rotate camera
SHI­FT-­MMB
Shift camera
SCR­OLL
Zoom in/out
NUM­-1
Front view
NUM­-3
Right view
NUM­-7
Top view
CTR­L-N­UM-1
Back view
CTR­L-N­UM-3
Left view
CTR­L-N­UM-7
Bottom view
NUM­-5
Toggle orthog­rap­hic­/pe­rsp­ective
NUM­-0
Camera view
Z
Toggle solid/­wir­eframe view mode
CTR­L-UP
Maximize viewport
CTR­L-D­OWN
Return viewport to normal position
CTR­L-A­LT-Q
Toggle quad view
 

Cursor & selection

LMB
Set cursor position
RMB
Select object
SHI­FT-­RMB
Select multiple
SHI­FT-C
Move cursor to origin
A
Toggle select all/none
B
Box select

Add & Transform Objects

X
Delete selected
SHI­FT-A
Add object
G
Grab (move)
R
Rotate
S
Scale
X/Y­/Z
Restrict movement to axis
LMB
Confirm action
RMB
Cancel action
CTR­L-P
Set parent
 

Edit Objects

TAB
Toggle object­/edit mode
E
Extrude

Animation & rendering

CTR­L-A­LT-­NUM­-0
Align camera with viewport
I
Insert keyframe
F12
Render still image
F3
Save rendered image
CTR­L-F­12
Render animation
CTR­L-F­11
Play rendered animation

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