How to setup custom alignment shortcuts for Sketch

October 15, 2020
Photo by Amy Hirschi

One of my most used shortcuts is alignments. Figma has alignment shortcuts already. But not Sketch as default. To work smoothly & fast. I strongly suggest you set these shortcuts.

You can setup as you want, maybe same as Figma. But I think the shortcuts are logical and easy to master like these.

If you don’t know how to setup custom shortcuts. Here you can learn how to setup custom shortcuts for sketch.

Alignments

Left

Arrange->Align->Left. control + 1

Left

Horizontally

Arrange->Align->Horizontally. control + 2

Horizontally

Right

Arrange->Align->Right. control + 3

Right

Top

Arrange->Align->Top. control + 4

Top

Vertically

Arrange->Align->Vertically. control + 5

Vertically

Bottom

Arrange->Align->Bottom. control + 6

Bottom

Here is a list of default shortcuts in Sketch