Keyboard shortcuts

? Toggle open/close this keyboard shortcut help screen
j / arrowdown Move highlight down a result
k / arrowup Move highlight up a result
h / arrowleft Move left within horizontal inline content, or change boost/ban status in site info modal
l / arrowright Move right within horizontal inline content, or change boost/ban status in site info modal
enter Go to highlighted result

(or open first result, which would be highlighted)
/ Focus the search bar
Escape Reset highlight scroll state to first result, or close site info modal
Shift + ~ Open control center
s Open site info modal on the currently highlighted result if applicable, or close it if already open.
w Open web search tab
i Open images tab
v Open videos tab
m Open maps tab
n Open news tab
] Cycle forward between navigation tabs
[ Cycle backwards between navigation tabs

Search operators

filetype: Returns only search results that match a particular file extension
site: Returns only search results from a particular website
inurl: Finds webpages whose URL contains the terms or phrases
intitle: Finds webpages whose title contains the terms or phrases
“words” Finds the exact words in a phrase
() Finds or excludes webpages that contain a group of words.
AND Finds webpages that contain either of the terms or phrases, for example “food (cat OR dog)”.
+ and – Finds webpages that contain or exclude a term or phrase for example “food +cat -dog”.
OR Finds webpages that contain either of the terms or phrases for example “food (cat OR dog)”.
* Matches any word for example “first * array”. Try it!

Query Shortcuts & Widgets

!bang We support all of DuckDuckGo’s bangs.
!sum Open our Universal Summarizer with the passed URL.
!de, !fr, etc You can use regional bangs to switch your region on the fly for your search session.
query

query !
Opens the first result of the search.
!k Bang that performs a Kagi Search
!i Bang that performs a Kagi Image search
!v Bang that performs a Kagi Video search
!n Bang that performs a Kagi News search
!m Bang that performs a Kagi Maps search
calc Open Computer widget. Performs math calculations, unit, and currency conversions. Will open automatically when you search for a calculation. Try it!
ip address Check your IP address. Try it!
timer / stopwatch Open Timer & Stopwatch widget. Try it!
translate Open language translation widget. Try it!

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