Keyboard Shortcuts

All frequently used actions are available via specific shortcut keys. For convenience, those most used for playback are available from the numeric keypad.

Playback (in the play view)

While in the play view, you can use the following shortcuts:


Image: Numeric Shortcuts for controlling playback


  • ARROW LEFT Seek backward
  • ARROW RIGHT Seek forward
  • CTRL+R switches between the loop modes.

Cue navigation with mnemonics

  • By directly entering the shortcut key combination (shown with pale background), terminated by ENTER, you can navigate directly to the respective cue.
  • By hitting the ENTER key again, playback will start.


Image: Using a keyboard mnemonic to invoke a cue

Playback + Editing (in the edit view)

While in the edit view, you can control playback in the same way as in the play view, but in combination with the CTRL modifier key.

Additionally the following edit-specific shortcuts are available:

  • INSERT Creates a new cue at the current position (when the focus is not currently in an input box)
  • TAB to navigate among the text/input fields
  • ENTER starts and ends editing text field (denoted by a icon). ESC cancels the edit.
  • In the cue time input box, ARROW UP and ARROW DOWN update the cue time

Application shortcuts

  • CTRL+P switches to the play view
  • CTRL+E switches to the edit view