Chapter 4. Command Reference

Menus and Shortcut Keys

The File Menu

FileImport feeds...

Open the import feeds dialog to load OPML Outlines with feed subscriptions.

FileExport feeds...

Open the save as dialog and export your feeds and folder structure as .opml file.

FileQuit (Ctrl+Q)

Quit Akregator

The Edit Menu

EditEdit Feed... (F2)

Edit current feed to change its properties in the Properties dialog

EditDelete feed (Alt+Del)

Delete current feed

The View Menu

ViewNormal View (Ctrl+Shift+1), ViewWidescreen View (Ctrl+Shift+2) and ViewCombined View (Ctrl+Shift+3)

Choose the View Mode for Akregator

ViewEnlarge Font (Ctrl++)

Increase the font size in the article viewer

ViewShrink Font (Ctrl+-)

Decrease the font size in the article viewer

The Go Menu

GoPrevious Article (Left)

Go to the previous article in the article list

GoPrevious Unread Article (-)

Go to the previous unread article in the article list

GoNext Article (Right)

Go to the next article in the article list

GoNext Unread Article (+)

Go to the next unread article in the article list

GoPrevious Feed (P)

Go to the previous feed in the feed list

GoPrevious Unread Feed (Alt+-)

Go to the previous unread feed in the feed list

GoNext Feed (N)

Go to the next feed in the feed list

GoNext Unread Feed (Alt++)

Go to the next unread feed in the feed list

The Feed Menu

FeedAdd Feed... (Ins)

Open the Add Feed dialog

FeedNew Folder... (Shift+Ins)

Open the Add Folder dialog

FeedMark Feed as Read (Ctrl+R)

Mark the current feed as read

FeedMark All Feeds as Read (Ctrl+Shift+R)

Mark all feeds as already read

FeedFetch Feed (F5)

Fetch the current feed

FeedFetch All Feeds (Ctrl+L)

Fetch all feeds

FeedAbort Fetches (Esc)

Stop Akregator fetching feeds

The Article Menu

ArticleOpen in Tab (Shift+Return)

Open the current article in a tab within Akregator

ArticleOpen in Background Tab (Return)

Load the current article in into a new tab, but not automatically activate that tab. That is useful to browse a feed, open all interesting articles into background tabs and later read them all.

ArticleOpen in External Browser. (Ctrl+Shift+Return)

Open the current article in an external browser

ArticleMark as Important (Ctrl+I)

Mark the current article as important

ArticleMark as

Mark the current article as Read Ctrl+E, New Ctrl+N or Unread Ctrl+U

ArticleDelete (Del)

Delete the current article

ArticleSend Link Address...

Open your mail client and attach the link in the mail.

ArticleSend File...

Open your mail client and attach the file in the mail.

ArticleShare Article (Ctrl+S)

Use this action you to share news with your friends using the microblog services identi.ca and twitter.

The Settings Menu

SettingsShow Quick Filter

Toggle the Quick Filter (Show/Hide it)


The Quick Filter

Additionally Akregator has the common KDE Settings and Help menu items, for more information read the sections about the Settings Menu and Help Menu of the KDE Fundamentals.

Many actions provided in the menu are also available in the context menus of the feed list, the article list and the article viewer.