Keyboard Shortcuts

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Keyboard Shortcuts

Function Shortcut Comments
Copy Image to Clipboard ⌘C The image that is copied at exactly as it appears in the rendered view.
Copy Image to Clipboard at Render Size ⌥⌘C The image that is copied at exactly as it would be rendered in the movie file at that point in time.
Toggle Inspector Panel ⌘1 Show or hides the inspector panel as needed.
Toggle Background Activity Panel ⌘2 Show or hides the activity panel as needed.
Toggle Gradient Editor ⌘3 Show or hides the gradient editor as needed.
Switch to Tabular View ⌘8 Switches to tabular view and displays the content of the input file.
Switch to Chart Type View ⌘9 Switches to chart type view. The type of the chart is selected or if no chart exists the type of the last created chart is selected.
Switch to Chart Preview ⌘0 Switches to the chart preview mode where the chart is rendered in real-time.
Toggle Chart Animation Space When in Preview Mode and not editing text field in the inspector panel, the spacebar toggles the chart animation on and off.
Toggle Toolbar Visibility ⌥⌘T Shows or hides the toolbar as necessary.
Toggle Movie Time HUD T When in Preview Mode and not editing a text field in the inspector panel, the T key will toggle the Movie Time HUD. This is not the same as the time display that appears in the presentation. Rather it is always displayed in seconds and ranges from 0 to the movie duration. The HUD also appears when the scrubber is moved manually but disapears when scrubbing is done.
Render Movie ⌘R Initiates a movie render operation.