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Default - Windows

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Stellar Default Hotkeys 

  DescriptionWindows Hot KeyMouse ActionComments
Top 10 Most Useful Hotkeys
Play/Pause forwards at standard speedAlt+ Right Arrow or Space bar or Numpad 2 or Numpad 5 or Numpad 8Click in video area
Step + 1 frameAlt+ Up Arrow or Numpad 3Move mouse wheel up.
Two fingers left swipe on touchpad.
Step - 1 frameAlt+ Down Arrow or Numpad 1Move mouse wheel down
Two fingers right swipe on touchpad.
Scroll Through all subtitles, make current box the active edit box with cursor. Video does not move,PgUp and PgDnScroll wheel over text columnOr click in upper or lower subtitle box
Scroll Through all subtitles one at a time. Video jumps to In Cue of new current subtitle.Alt+ PgUp and Alt+ PgDnAlt+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Insert Subtitle at video time or after Current SubtitleCtrl+ Insert or Ctrl+ Enter or Alt+ Enter or Numpad Enter orAlt+Numpad Enter or Alt+ Numpad InsRight click in subtitle box and select Insert belowIf there is already a subtitle at the current video time, the new subtitle will be inserted after the current subtitle plus the default minimum gap. If there is no space for a subtitle,an error will be shown.
Set current video time as In Cue of current subtitle - with SnapAlt+ Plus or Numpad Plus (+)(=/+) Key
Also + key on numeric keypad
Snap to default gap if within gap window - see settings
Set current video time as Out Cue of current subtitle - with SnapAlt+ Minus or Numpad Minus (-)Also - key on numeric keypad
Snap to default gap if within gap window - see settings
Delete Subtitle and TimesShift+ Ctrl+ Delete
Alt+ Del
Alt+ Backspace
Alt+ Numpad Del
Right Click and select Delete
Position cursor in current column current subtitle boxTabClick in boxIf you click in a subtitle that is not the Current subtitle it will move to the current position (row two in subtitle widget).
If focus is not on Subtitle Widget it will be moved to Subtitle widget
Global Hot Keys
These keys work regardless of which widget is selected
Video Only Controls
Play/Pause forwards at standard speedAlt+ Right Arrow or Space bar or Numpad 2 or Numpad 5 or Numpad 8Click in video area
Play/Pause reverse at standard speedAlt+ Left Arrow or Shift+ spacebar or Shift+ Numpad 2 or Shift+ Numpad 5 or Shift+ Numpad 8Shift+ Click in video area
Play/Pause forwards at preset speed (x1.5)Alt+Ctrl+Shift+ Right Arrow
Step + 1 frameAlt+ Up Arrow or Numpad 3Move mouse wheel up.
Two fingers left swipe on touchpad.
Step - 1 frameAlt+ Down Arrow or Numpad 1Move mouse wheel down
Two fingers right swipe on touchpad.
Play forwards at variable speeds. Steps through all speedsAlt+ Shift+ Right ArrowThis control steps towards a faster forwards speed. If the current speed is in reverse this key will reduce the reverse play speed until the speed is zero and then increase in the forward direction.
Play reverse at variable speeds. Steps through all speedsAlt+ Shift+ Left ArrowThis control steps towards a faster reverse speed. If the current speed is in forwards this key will reduce the forward play speed until the speed is zero and then increase in the reverse direction
Step forwards Small Step size (10 frames)Alt+ Shift+ Up Arrow or Numpad 6Shift+ mouse wheel up
Shift+ two fingers left swipe on touchpad.
Step size is configurable in Video Control Config screen.
Step backwards Small Step size (10 frames)Alt+ Shift+ Down Arrow or Numpad 4Shift+ mouse wheel down
Shift+ two fingers right swipe on touchpad.
Step size is configurable in Video Control Config screen.
Step forwards Large Step size (10 seconds)Alt+ Ctrl+ Up Arrow or Numpad 9Ctrl+ mouse wheel up
Ctrl+ two fingers left swipe on touchpad.
Step size is configurable in Video Control Config screen.
Step backwards Large Step size (10 seconds)Alt+ Ctrl+ Down Arrow or Numpad 7Ctrl+ mouse wheel down
Ctrl+ two fingers right swipe on touchpad.
Step size is configurable in Video Control Config screen.
Step backwards Large Step size (10 seconds)and play.Alt+Ctrl+Shift+ left Arrow or Ctrl+ Numpad 7
Play in a loop around the current titleCtrl+Shift+ Spacebar or F4Alt+Shift+ Click on the media play button
Jump to next shot changeAlt+ Ctrl+ Right Arrow Double click in shot areaOnly if Shot Change timeline present
Jump to previous shot changeAlt+ Ctrl+ Left ArrowDouble click in shot areaOnly if Shot Change timeline present
Jump to start of videoAlt+ Home
Jump to end of videoAlt+ End
Jump to the master Timecode displayAlt+ SClick on timecode displayMoves the focus to the primary media timecode seconds section. Up and down arrows will change video position. Left or right arrow will select Frames on Minutes.
Open Timecode jump dialogCtrl+ JRight click in subtitle box and select Go To
Video and Text Controls
Scroll Through all subtitles one at a time. Video jumps to In Cue of new current subtitle.Alt+ PgUp and Alt+ PgDnAlt+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Scroll Through all subtitles one page at a time.Alt+Ctrl+ PgUp and Alt+ Ctrl+ PgDnAlt+ Shift+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Jump to In Cue of previous Subtitle and playAlt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ PgUpAlt+ Ctrl+ Shift+ Scroll wheel upRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Jump to In Cue of Next Subtitle and playAlt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ PgDnAlt+ Ctrl+ Shift+ Scroll wheel downRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Jump to first subtitle, video jumps to In CueAlt+ Shift+ Home
Jump to last subtitle, video jumps to In CueAlt+ Shift+ End
Jump to In Cue of current subtitle and playAlt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ Up Arrow
Jump to Out Cue of current subtitle and playAlt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ Down Arrow
Jump Video to In Cue of Current SubtitleAlt+ Ctrl+ Home or Shift+ Ctrl+ JDouble Click on Subtitle IDPause video If playing
Jump Video to Out Cue of Current SubtitleAlt+ Ctrl+ End
or Alt+ Ctrl+ J
Shift+ Double Click on subtitle IDPause video If playing
Jump all text columns to current Video TimeAlt+ J
Jump to Start of Video, All text columns to first subtitleAlt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ Home
Jump to End of Video, All text columns to last subtitle Alt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ End
Jump to first Subtitle in Current ColumnCtrl+Home
Jump to last Subtitle in Current ColumnCtrl+ End
Widget Specific Hot keys
These keys only work in one specific widget in one specific widget
Subtitle and Script Widget
Text editingAll normal text editing and selection, copy, paste undo and redo controls will operate in the current text window
Remove Cursor from current subtitleEscClick outside box
Position cursor in current column current subtitle boxTabClick in boxIf you click in a subtitle that is not the Current subtitle it will move to the current position (row two in subtitle widget).
If focus is not on Subtitle Widget it will be moved to Subtitle widget
Clear contents of Row, but keep row
Delete Row
Clear all text in current title
Toggle Current Row UppercaseCtrl+Alt+U
Toggle Current Title Uppercase
Toggle Selected Text UppercaseCtrl+Shift+U
Insert Music Note at cursor positionCtrl+M
Insert em-dash at cursor positionCtrl+D
FindCtrl+ F Click on find icon in top menu bar
Find & ReplaceCtrl+ HClick on find icon in top menu bar
Moving Text
Move the first word of the current row to the end of the previous rowCtrl+Up Arrow or Ctrl+<Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the last word of the current row to the beginning of the next rowCtrl+Down Arrow or Ctrl+>Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the first word of the current title to the end of the previous titleAlt+ <Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the last word of the current title to the beginning of the next titleAlt+ >Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the first word of the Next title to the end of the current titlAlt+Shift+ <Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the last word of the Previous title to the start of the current titleAlt+Shift+ >Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move all text after the cursor to the beginning of the next titleCtrl+>Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move all text before the cursor to the end of the previous titleCtrl+ <Select on right click pop-up format bar
Text Style
Toggle Italic modeCtrl+ ISelect on right click pop-up format bar
Toggle Row Italic Alt+ Ctrl+ I
Toggle Title Italic Alt+ Shift+ I
Toggle Bold ModeCtrl+ BSelect on right click pop-up format barNot all file formats or display styles support Bold text
Toggle Underline ModeCtrl+ USelect on right click pop-up format barNot all file formats or display styles support Underlined text
Set Text ColourCtrl+ 1 to 8Select on right click pop-up format barSet the text colour for the selected text or for new text entered.
Colours available may vary depending on Templates loaded.
1 = white, 2 = Black, 3 = yellow, 4 = red, 5 = cyan, 6 =blue, 7 = green, 8 = magenta.
Set Background ColourAlt+ 1 to 8Select on right click pop-up format barSet the background colour for the selected text or for new text entered.
Colours available may vary depending on Templates loaded.
1 = white, 2 = Black, 3 = yellow, 4 = red, 5 = cyan, 6 =blue, 7 = green, 8 = magenta.
Clear all style settingsCtrl+Shift+1Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Boxing OffCtrl+Shift+2Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Solid Box onCtrl+Shift+3Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Ghost Box onCtrl+Shift+4Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Solid Stripe onCtrl+Shift+5Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Ghost Stripe onCtrl+Shift+6Select on right click pop-up format bar
Toggle text Drop Shadow on/offCtrl+Shift+8Select on right click pop-up format bar
Toggle text Outline on/offCtrl+Shift+9Select on right click pop-up format bar
Text Format and Justification
Justify Subtitle leftCtrl+ LSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Row LeftAlt+ LSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Subtitle rightCtrl+ RSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Row RightAlt+ RSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Subtitle CentreCtrl+ ESelect on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Row CentreAlt+ ESelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move Subtitle to TopAlt+ TSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move Subtitle to MiddleAlt+ MSelect on right click pop-up format barMove vertically to middle of screen
Move Subtitle to BottomAlt+ BSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move Subtitle Up one rowAlt+ U or Alt+ PSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move Subtitle Down one rowAlt+ DSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Toggle subtitle boxing on/off for current TitleCtrl+Alt+ B
Toggle between Font 1 and Font 2 in Current RowAlt + FSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Text view
Scroll Through all subtitles, make current box the active edit box with cursor. Video does not move,PgUp and PgDnScroll wheel over text columnOr click in upper or lower subtitle box
Scroll Through all subtitles one page at a time.Ctrl+Shift+ PgUp and Ctrl+Shift+ PgDnShift+ Scroll wheel over text column
Scroll Through all subtitles one at a time. Video jumps to In Cue of new current subtitle.Alt+ PgUp and Alt+ PgDnAlt+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Scroll Through all subtitles one page at a time.
Video jumps to In Cue of new current subtitle.
Alt+ Shift+ PgUp and Alt+ Shift+ PgDnAlt+ Ctrl+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Go To a subtitle by numberAlt+ GRight click in subtitle box and select Go To
Subtitle Editing
Delete Subtitle and TimesShift+ Ctrl+ Delete
Alt+ Del
Alt+ Backspace
Alt+ Numpad Del
Right Click and select Delete
Insert Subtitle at video time or after Current SubtitleCtrl+ Insert or Ctrl+ Enter or Alt+ Enter or Numpad Enter orAlt+Numpad Enter or Alt+ Numpad InsRight click in subtitle box and select Insert belowIf there is already a subtitle at the current video time, the new subtitle will be inserted after the current subtitle plus the default minimum gap. If there is no space for a subtitle,an error will be shown.
Insert Subtitle before Current SubtitleShift+ Insert
Shift+Numpad Ins
Right click in subtitle box and select Insert above.
Split SubtitleShift+ Ctrl+ EnterRight click in subtitle box and select Split Text.Split at current cursor position
Merge Subtitles - current and previousShift+ Ctrl+ Backspace or Shift+ F8Right click in subtitle box and select either Merge up or Merge DownMerge Current subtitle with Next subtitle
Merge Subtitles - current and nextCtrl+ Shift+ F8Right click in subtitle box and select either Merge up or Merge DownMerge Current subtitle with Next subtitle
Timecode Editing
Move focus from text to In Cue to Out Cue of current subtitleTab and Shift+ TabClick on sectionOne click selects frames, double click can select seconds, minutes or hours
Increment or decrement selected time elementUp Arrow and Down ArrowScroll wheel
Type new time0-9 digitsEnter to complete entry
Select another time elementLeft Arrow and Right ArrowClick on section
Recalculate the Out Cue of the current title based on current intime, reading speed and text lengthNumpad Multiply (*)
Increase Current Title In Cue by one frameCtrl+Numpad Plus (+)In Text box: Ctrl+Wheel up
Decrease Current Title In Cue by one frameCtrl+Numpad Minus (-)In Text box: Ctrl+Wheel down
Increase Current Title Out Cue by one frameCtrl+Shift+Numpad Plus (+)In Text box: Ctrl+Shift+Wheel up
Decrease Current Title Out Cue by one frameCtrl+Shift+Numpad Minus (-)In Text box: Ctrl+Shift+Wheel down
Increase Current Title In Cue by one frame - and maintain gap by moving out cue of previous TitleAlt+ Numpad Plus (+)
Decrease Current Title In Cue by one frame - and maintain gap by moving out cue of previous TitleAlt+ Numpad Minus (-)
Increase Current Title Out Cue by one frame - and maintain gap by moving in cue of next TitleAlt+Shift+ Numpad Plus (+)
Decrease Current Title Out Cue by one frame - and maintain gap by moving in cue of next TitleAlt+Shift+ Numpad Minus (-)
Set current In Cue to be at min gap after previous Out CueAlt+Ctrl+Numpad Enter or Alt+Ctrl+Numpad Plus (+) or Ctrl+ Numpad Divide (/)
Set current Out Cue to be at min gap before next In CueCtrl+Alt+ Numpad 0 or Ctrl+Alt+ Numpad Minus (-) or Ctrl+Shift+Numpad Divide (/)
Set the Out Cue of the previous title to be the In Cue of the current title minus min gap.Numpad Divide (/)
Open Resync/Recut pop-upCtrl+Shift+OSelect from Tools/Timing Tools menu or right click on Column tab an Select TimingSubtitle Widget Only
Timecode Capture
Set current video time as In Cue of current subtitle - with SnapAlt+ Plus or Numpad Plus (+)(=/+) Key
Also + key on numeric keypad
Snap to default gap if within gap window - see settings
Set current video time as In Cue of current subtitle - No SnapAlt+ Shift+ Plus or Shift+ Numpad Plus (+)(=/+) Key
Also + key on numeric keypad
Ignore Snap settings
Set current video time as Out Cue of current subtitle - with SnapAlt+ Minus or Numpad Minus (-)Also - key on numeric keypad
Snap to default gap if within gap window - see settings
Set current video time as Out Cue of current subtitle - No SnapAlt+ Shift+ Minus (-)Also - key on numeric keypad
Ignore Snap settings
Create (insert) new subtitle and set current video time as In Cue.Alt+ Enter or Numpad Enter
Set Out Cue of current subtitle and then, if space, insert a new subtitle after the current titleCtrl+Numpad Enter
In Rehearse mode with video playing: Capture In Cue of current titleCtrl Spacebar down
In Rehearse mode with video playing: Capture Out Cue of current titleCtrl Spacebar up
Increment Out Cue and change next In Cue (if gap = minimum)Alt+ Shift+ Numpad Plus
Decrement Out Cue and change next In Cue (if gap = minimum)Alt+ Shift+ Numpad Minus (-)
Increment In Cue and change next In Cue (if gap = minimum)Alt+Numpad Plus
Decrement In Cue and change next In Cue (if gap = minimum)Alt+ Numpad Minus (-)
Set Out Cue to current time and move next In Cue to min gapAlt+ Numpad Enter
Comments
Open/Close comments boxCtrl+ QClick on C button in subtitle boxClick on C button in subtitle box
RenumberingRenumber the titles in the current text fileAlt+NRight click in a text box and select Renumber
Timeline Widget
Scroll timelineClick and drag in timline area
Set Video to selected subtitle In Cue Double click on Subtitle BoxDouble click on a specific subtitle block on the timeline.
Also makes selected timeline the active column in the Subtitle Widget
Set a timeline as active visible column in text widget Click on timeline nameIf selected text timeline is not visible in the text widget, it will be shown in the right hand tab of the righthand column, replacing the current selection.
Editing Cues and moving Titles
Move a Title - respect min gap and snap rulesShift +Drag on the center section of a Title
Move a Title - ignore min gap and snap rulesAlt+ Drag on the center section of a Title
Move a Title - respect min gap and snap rules but push adjacent TitlesAlt+ Shit+ Drag on the center section of a Title
Move an or out cue - respect min gap and snap rulesShift +Drag on the end section of a Title
Move an or out cue - ignore min gap and snap rulesAlt+ Drag on the end section of a Title
Move an or out cue - respect min gap and snap rules but push adjacent TitlesAlt+ Shit+ Drag on the end section of a Title
Timeline Dragging
Drag one subtitle on timeline Shift+ Click and dragMoves a single subtitle and updates the In and Out Cue. Subtitle can't be moved past Next or Previous subtitles.
Drag all subtitles on a timeline Ctrl+ Shift+ Click and dragMoves all the subtitle on the timeline and updates the In and Out Cues in the subtitle file.
Drag all subtitles on the timeline from selected subtitle Alt+ Ctrl+ Click and dragMoves all the subtitle on the timeline from (and including) the selected subtitle and updates the In and Out Cues in the subtitle file.
Time aligning
Align selected subtitle to current video time and shift all following subtitles on the current timeline Shift+ Double Click on selected SubtitleMoves the current subtitle's In Cue to match the current video time. All subsequent subtitle times are updated to match the change
Align selected subtitle to current video time and shift all following subtitles on ALL timelines Ctrl+Shift+ Double Click on selected SubtitleMoves the current subtitle's In Cue to match the current video time. All subsequent subtitle times are updated to match the change
Edit shot changes
Insert a new Shot Change at the current video timeShift+F12Right Click on Timeline and select Insert
Remove a shotchange at, or close to, the current video timeCtrl+F12Right click on timeline and select DeleteDelete option will not be visible if there is no curreent shot change near the current video time.
Move a shot change-Shift+Drag on the shotchange line in the shotchange track on the timeline
Zoom
Zoom TimelineCtrl+Shift+Scrollwheel
Timecode Widget
Select timecode element (Hours, Mins, Seconds or Frames)Left Arrow and Right Arrows (once an element has been selected)Click on element
Edit timeUp Arrow and Down Arrow keysMouse wheelTimecode doesn't wrap to other elements.
Enter TimeNumeric keysInvalid entries prevented (EG 44 frames)
Accept changeEnterClick out
Abandon changeEsc Reverts to previous time
Jump to Seconds section of Timecode WidgetAlt+ S
Audio Recording Widget
Start/Stop Recording (keep recording if stopped early)Ctrl+ D or F12Click on Record or Stop ButtonCtrl+ Shift+ D will record and on Stop keep partial recordings.
Abandon RecordingEsc while recordingClick on Record or Stop Button
Loop Record current text blockAlt+Shift+F12Alt+Shift+Click on Record button
Record multiple text blocks Alt+F12Alt+Click on Record button
Play Recorded Audio TakeDouble click on waveform or click on play button on waveform (Play button appears on hover)Recorded Audio Take Only
Play Program and recorded Audio TakePlay Video or Click on play button on Title (Play button appears on hover)Plays mixed audio from 1 second before AD audio to one second after using Pan and Fade settings
Auto TrimAudio is trimmed automatically on record if Auto Trim option is on.
To trim manually hover over the audio waveform and click on the trim (scissors) button that pops up, or Shift+ Double click on the waveform.
Looks for audio silence at ends ant moves envelope to calculated trim position, Doesn't execute actual trim (See Trim Button)
Edit Trim PositionsShift+ Drag trim markers on left and right ends of audio waveforms on the timeline
Move recorded Audio Take's EnvelopeShift+ Drag trim middle section of audio waveforms on the timelineMoves whole envelope within the constraints of the In and Out Cues of the subtitle (Script text)
Fade LevelShift+ Drag Fade markers on Fade waveform
Change audio level (gain) of an audio TakeHover over the waveform mute button and a level slider will pop-up.
Set Default Fade values Right click on Title and select Fade - Reset Fade
Conform single audio TakeAlt+ Double click on the audio waveform or right click on the waveform and select Conform Take
Conform all audio Takes for a TitleAlt+ Double click on the Title text box or right click on the Title text box and select Conform Audio
Mute/Unmute audioHover over the audio waveform and click on the mute button that pops up.
Deletes Audio Right click on waveform and select Delete Take or click on the Delete button when you hover over the waveform.Only applies to current audio element.
Video Widget
Zoom
Zoom Video to full screenF10Click on full screen icon in video widget
Play/pause videoClick in video window
Zoom Video to full screenF10Click on full screen icon in video widget
Full screen modeF11
Zoom to fitClick on zoom icon at right hand end of top bar.
Zoom Screen View OutCtrl+ MinusUse Chrome menu zoom option
Zoom Screen View InCtrl+ PlusUse Chrome menu zoom option =/+ button
Zoom back to normal ViewCtrl+ 0Use Chrome menu zoom option
Web Search WidgetLook up Selected Text using GoogleAlt+G
Look up Selected Text on WiklipediaAlt+W
Translate Selected text using Google TranslateAlt+Shift+T
System Specific
Display configuration pop-upRignt click in widget and select Settings
Rehearse Mode On/OffF9Click on Rehearse mode switch on top menu bar
Open Help pages in new tab F1Select from menu
Add an existing subtitle or script File to the current ProjectCtrl+OUse Files, Textfiles, Add to Project menu
Add a new blank subtitle or script file to the current ProjectAlt+OUse Files, Textfiles, New menu
Print the current subtitle or script fileCtrl+PUse Ctrl+P a second time to open Chrome print dialog.

 * Except Over Text Widgets

Default - Mac

Use the search box to filter the table to specific words or controls (E.G. Shot Change).

Stellar Default Hotkeys for Mac.

  DescriptionMac Hot KeyMac Mouse ActionComments
Top 10 Most Useful Hotkeys
Play/Pause forwards at standard speedOpt+ Right Arrow or Space barClick in video area
Step + 1 frameOpt+ Up ArrowMove mouse wheel up.
Two fingers left swipe on touchpad.
Step - 1 frameOpt+ Down ArrowMove mouse wheel down
Two fingers right swipe on touchpad.
Scroll Through all subtitles, make current box the active edit box with cursor. Video does not move,Fn + Up/Down ArrowScroll wheel over text columnOr click in upper or lower subtitle box
Scroll Through all subtitles one at a time. Video jumps to In Cue of new current subtitle.Opt+ Fn+ Up/Down ArrowOpt+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Insert Subtitle at video time or after Current SubtitleCtrl+ Ins or Ctrl+ Return or Opt+ ReturnRight click in subtitle box and select Insert belowIf there is already a subtitle at the current video time, the new subtitle will be inserted after the current subtitle plus the default minimum gap. If there is no space for a subtitle,an error will be shown.
Set current video time as In Cue of current subtitle - with SnapOpt+ Plus Key (=/+) or Numpad Plus(=/+) Key
Also + key on numeric keypad
Snap to default gap if within gap window - see settings
Set current video time as Out Cue of current subtitle - with SnapOpt+ Shift+ Minus Key (-) or Numpad MinusAlso - key on numeric keypad
Snap to default gap if within gap window - see settings
Delete Subtitle and TimesCtrl+ Shift+ Fn+ DeleteRight Click and select Delete
Position cursor in current column current subtitle boxTabClick in boxIf you click in a subtitle that is not the Current subtitle it will move to the current position (row two in subtitle widget).
If focus is not on Subtitle Widget it will be moved to Subtitle widget
Global Hot Keys
These keys work regardless of which widget is selected
Video Only Controls
Play/Pause forwards at standard speedOpt+ Right Arrow or Space barClick in video area
Play/Pause reverse at standard speedOpt+ Left Arrow or Shift+ SpacebarShift+ Click in video area
Play/Pause forwards at preset speed (x1.5)Opt+Ctrl+Shift+ Right Arrow
Step + 1 frameOpt+ Up ArrowMove mouse wheel up.
Two fingers left swipe on touchpad.
Step - 1 frameOpt+ Down ArrowMove mouse wheel down
Two fingers right swipe on touchpad.
Play forwards at variable speeds. Steps through all speedsOpt+ Shift+ Right ArrowThis control steps towards a faster forwards speed. If the current speed is in reverse this key will reduce the reverse play speed until the speed is zero and then increase in the forward direction.
Play reverse at variable speeds. Steps through all speedsOpt+ Shift+ Left ArrowThis control steps towards a faster reverse speed. If the current speed is in forwards this key will reduce the forward play speed until the speed is zero and then increase in the reverse direction
Step forwards Small Step size (10 frames)Opt+ Shift+ Up ArrowShift+ mouse wheel up
Shift+ two fingers left swipe on touchpad.
Step size is configurable in Video Control Config screen.
Step backwards Small Step size (10 frames)Opt+ Shift+ Down ArrowShift+ mouse wheel down
Shift+ two fingers right swipe on touchpad.
Step size is configurable in Video Control Config screen.
Step forwards Large Step size (10 seconds)Opt+ Ctrl+ Up ArrowCtrl+ mouse wheel up
Ctrl+ two fingers left swipe on touchpad.
Step size is configurable in Video Control Config screen.
Step backwards Large Step size (10 seconds)Opt+ Ctrl+ Down ArrowCtrl+ mouse wheel down
Ctrl+ two fingers right swipe on touchpad.
Step size is configurable in Video Control Config screen.
Step backwards Large Step size (10 seconds)and play.Opt+Ctrl+Shift+ left Arrow
Play in a loop around the current titleCtrl+Shift+ SpacebarOpt+Shift+ Click on the media play button
Jump to next shot changeOpt+ Ctrl+ Right ArrowOpt+Shift+Ctrl+ mouse wheel down, Double click in shot areaOnly if Shot Change timeline present
Jump to previous shot changeOpt+ Ctrl+ Left ArrowOpt+Shift+Ctrl+ mouse wheel up, Double click in shot areaOnly if Shot Change timeline present
Jump to start of videoOpt+ Fn+ Left Arrow
Jump to end of videoOpt+ Fn+ Right Arrow
Jump to the master Timecode displayOpt+ SClick on timecode displayMoves the focus to the primary media timecode seconds section. Up and down arrows will change video position. Left or right arrow will select Frames on Minutes.
Open Timecode jump dialogCtrl+ JRight click in subtitle box and select Go To
Video and Text Controls
Scroll Through all subtitles one at a time. Video jumps to In Cue of new current subtitle.Opt+ Fn+ Up/Down ArrowOpt+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Scroll Through all subtitles one page at a time.Opt+ Ctrl+ Fn+ Up/Down ArrowOpt+ Shift+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Jump to In Cue of previous Subtitle and playOpt+ Ctrl+ Shift+ Fn+ Up ArrowOpt+ Ctrl+ Shift+ Scroll wheel upRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Jump to In Cue of Next Subtitle and playOpt+ Ctrl+ Shift+ Fn+ Down ArrowOpt+ Ctrl+ Shift+ Scroll wheel downRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Jump to first subtitle, video jumps to In CueOpt+ Shift+ Fn+ Left Arrow
Jump to last subtitle, video jumps to In CueOpt+ Shift+ Fn+ Right Arrow
Jump to In Cue of current subtitle and playOpt+ Shift+ Fn+ Up Arrow
Jump to Out Cue of current subtitle and playOpt+ Shift+ Fn+ Down Arrow
Jump Video to In Cue of Current SubtitleOpt+ Ctrl+ Fn+ Left ArrowDouble Click on Subtitle IDPause video If playing
Jump Video to Out Cue of Current SubtitleOpt+ Ctrl+ Fn+ Right ArrowShift+ Double Click on subtitle IDPause video If playing
Jump all text columns to current Video TimeOpt+ J
Jump to Start of Video, All text columns to first subtitleOpt+ Ctrl+ Shift+ Fn+ Left Arrow
Jump to End of Video, All text columns to last subtitle Opt+ Ctrl+ Shift+ Fn+ Right Arrow
Jump to first Subtitle in Current ColumnCtrl+Home
Jump to last Subtitle in Current ColumnCtrl+ End
Widget Specific Hot keys
These keys only work in one specific widget in one specific widget
Subtitle and Script Widget
Text editingAll normal text editing and selection, copy, paste undo and redo controls will operate in the current text window
Remove Cursor from current subtitleEscClick outside box
Position cursor in current column current subtitle boxTabClick in boxIf you click in a subtitle that is not the Current subtitle it will move to the current position (row two in subtitle widget).
If focus is not on Subtitle Widget it will be moved to Subtitle widget
Clear contents of Row, but keep rowCtrl+Opt+Spacebar
Delete RowCtrl+Opt+shift+Spacebar
Clear all text in current title
Toggle Current Row UppercaseCtrl+Opt+U
Toggle Current Title UppercaseOpt+Shift+ U
Toggle Selected Text UppercaseCtrl+Shift+ U
Insert Music Note at cursor positionCtrl+M
Insert em-dash at cursor positionCtrl+D
FindCtrl+ F Click on find icon in top menu bar
Find & ReplaceCtrl+ HClick on find icon in top menu bar
Moving Text
Move the first word of the current row to the end of the previous rowCtrl+<Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the last word of the current row to the beginning of the next rowCtrl+>Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the first word of the current title to the end of the previous titleOpt+ <Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the last word of the current title to the beginning of the next titleOpt+ <Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the first word of the Next title to the end of the current titlOpt+Shift+ <Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the last word of the Previous title to the start of the current titleOpt+Shift+ >Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move all text after the cursor to the beginning of the next titleCtrl+Shift+ >Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move all text before the cursor to the end of the previous titleCtrl+Shift+ <Select on right click pop-up format bar
Text Style
Toggle Italic modeCmd + ISelect on right click pop-up format bar
Toggle Row Italic Opt+ Ctrl+ I
Toggle Title Italic Opt+ Shift+ I
Toggle Bold ModeCmd+ BSelect on right click pop-up format barNot all file formats or display styles support Bold text
Toggle Underline ModeCmd+ U (doesn’t work)Select on right click pop-up format barNot all file formats or display styles support Underlined text
Set Text ColourCtrl+ 1 to 8Select on right click pop-up format barSet the text colour for the selected text or for new text entered.
Colours available may vary depending on Templates loaded.
1 = white, 2 = Black, 3 = yellow, 4 = red, 5 = cyan, 6 =blue, 7 = green, 8 = magenta.
Set Background ColourOpt+ 1 to 8Select on right click pop-up format barSet the background colour for the selected text or for new text entered.
Colours available may vary depending on Templates loaded.
1 = white, 2 = Black, 3 = yellow, 4 = red, 5 = cyan, 6 =blue, 7 = green, 8 = magenta.
Clear all style settingsCtrl+Shift+1Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Boxing OffCtrl+Shift+2Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Solid Box onCtrl+Shift+3Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Ghost Box onCtrl+Shift+4Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Solid Stripe onCtrl+Shift+5Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Ghost Stripe onCtrl+Shift+6Select on right click pop-up format bar
Toggle text Drop Shadow on/offCtrl+Shift+8Select on right click pop-up format bar
Toggle text Outline on/offCtrl+Shift+9Select on right click pop-up format bar
Text Format and Justification
Justify Subtitle leftCtrl+ LSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Row LeftCtrl+ 1 to 8Select on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Subtitle rightCtrl+ 1 to 8Select on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Row RightCtrl+ 1 to 8Select on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Subtitle CentreCtrl+ ESelect on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Row CentreOpt+ E (creates symbol)Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move Subtitle to TopOpt+ TSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move Subtitle to MiddleOpt+ M Select on right click pop-up format barMove vertically to middle of screen
Move Subtitle to BottomOpt+ BSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move Subtitle Up one row Opt+ PSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move Subtitle Down one rowOpt+ D Select on right click pop-up format bar
Toggle subtitle boxing on/off for current TitleCtrl+Opt+ B
Toggle between Font 1 and Font 2 in Current RowOpt+ FSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Text view
Scroll Through all subtitles, make current box the active edit box with cursor. Video does not move,Fn + Up/Down ArrowScroll wheel over text columnOr click in upper or lower subtitle box
Scroll Through all subtitles one page at a time.Ctrl+Shift+ Fn + Up/Down ArrowShift+ Scroll wheel over text column
Scroll Through all subtitles one at a time. Video jumps to In Cue of new current subtitle.Opt+ Fn + Up/Down ArrowOpt+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Scroll Through all subtitles one page at a time.
Video jumps to In Cue of new current subtitle.
Opt+ Ctrl + Fn + Up/Down ArrowOpt+ Ctrl+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Go To a subtitle by numberOpt+ GRight click in subtitle box and select Go To
Subtitle Editing
Delete Subtitle and TimesCtrl+ Shift+ Fn+ DeleteRight Click and select Delete
Insert Subtitle at video time or after Current SubtitleCtrl+ Ins or Ctrl+ Return or Opt+ ReturnRight click in subtitle box and select Insert belowIf there is already a subtitle at the current video time, the new subtitle will be inserted after the current subtitle plus the default minimum gap. If there is no space for a subtitle,an error will be shown.
Insert Subtitle before Current SubtitleShift+ Fn + ReturnRight click in subtitle box and select Insert above.
Split SubtitleCtrl+ Shift+ ReturnRight click in subtitle box and select Split Text.Split at current cursor position
Merge Subtitles - current and previousCtrl+ Shift+ Delete or Shift+ F8Right Click and select Merge Up or Merge DownMerge Current subtitle with Next subtitle
Merge Subtitles - current and nextCtrl+ Shift+ F8Right Click and select Merge Up or Merge DownMerge Current subtitle with Next subtitle
Timecode Editing
Move focus from text to In Cue to Out Cue of current subtitleTab and Shift TabClick on sectionOne click selects frames, double click can select seconds, minutes or hours
Increment or decrement selected time elementUp and Down ArrowScroll wheel
Type new time0-9 digitsEnter to complete entry
Select another time elementLeft and Right ArrowClick on section
Recalculate the Out Cue of the current title based on current intime, reading speed and text lengthNumpad Multiply (*)
Increase Current Title In Cue by one frameNumpad Plus (+) or Ctrl+Numpad Plus (+)
Decrease Current Title In Cue by one frameNumpad Minus (-) or Ctrl+Numpad Minus (-)
Increase Current Title Out Cue by one frameShift+Numpad Plus (+) or Ctrl+Shift+Numpad Plus (+)
Decrease Current Title Out Cue by one frameShift+Numpad Minus (-) or Ctrl+Shift+Numpad Minus (-)
Increase Current Title In Cue by one frame - and maintain gap by moving out cue of previous TitleOpt+ Numpad Plus (+)
Decrease Current Title In Cue by one frame - and maintain gap by moving out cue of previous TitleOpt+ Numpad Minus (-)
Increase Current Title Out Cue by one frame - and maintain gap by moving in cue of next TitleOpt+Shift+ Numpad Plus (+)
Decrease Current Title Out Cue by one frame - and maintain gap by moving in cue of next TitleOpt+Shift+ Numpad Minus (-)
Set current In Cue to be at min gap after previous Out CueOpt+Ctrl+Numpad Enter or Opt+Ctrl+Numpad Plus (+) or Ctrl+ Numpad Divide (/)
Set current Out Cue to be at min gap before next In CueCtrl+Opt+ Numpad 0 or Ctrl+Opt+ Numpad Minus (-) or Ctrl+Shift+Numpad Divide (/)
Set the Out Cue of the previous title to be the In Cue of the current title minus min gap.Numpad Divide (/)
Open Resync/Recut pop-upCtrl+Shift+OSelect from Tools/Timing Tools menu or right click on Column tab an Select TimingSubtitle Widget Only
Timecode Capture
Set current video time as In Cue of current subtitle - with SnapOpt+ Plus Key (=/+) or Numpad Plus(=/+) Key
Also + key on numeric keypad
Snap to default gap if within gap window - see settings
Set current video time as In Cue of current subtitle - No SnapOpt+ Plus Key (=/+) or Shift+ Numpad Plus(=/+) Key
Also + key on numeric keypad
Ignore Snap settings
Set current video time as Out Cue of current subtitle - with SnapOpt+ Shift+ Minus Key (-) or Numpad MinusAlso - key on numeric keypad
Snap to default gap if within gap window - see settings
Set current video time as Out Cue of current subtitle - No SnapOpt+ Shift+ Minus Key or Shift+ Numpad MinusAlso - key on numeric keypad
Ignore Snap settings
Create (insert) new subtitle and set current video time as In Cue.Opt+ Return or Numpad Return(Enter)
Set Out Cue of current subtitle and then, if space, insert a new subtitle after the current titleCtrl+Numpad Enter
In Rehearse mode with video playing: Capture In Cue of current titleCtrl Spacebar down
In Rehearse mode with video playing: Capture Out Cue of current titleCtrl Spacebar up
Increment Out Cue and change next In Cue (if gap = minimum)
Decrement Out Cue and change next In Cue (if gap = minimum)
Increment In Cue and change next In Cue (if gap = minimum)
Decrement In Cue and change next In Cue (if gap = minimum)
Set Out Cue to current time and move next In Cue to min gap
Comments
Open/Close comments boxCtrl+ QClick on C button in subtitle boxClick on C button in subtitle box
RenumberingRenumber the titles in the current text fileOpt+NRight click in a text box and select Renumber
Timeline Widget
Scroll timelineClick and drag in timline area
Set Video to selected subtitle In CueDouble click on Subtitle BoxDouble click on a specific subtitle block on the timeline.
Also makes selected timeline the active column in the Subtitle Widget
Set a timeline as active visible column in text widgetClick on timeline nameIf selected text timeline is not visible in the text widget, it will be shown in the right hand tab of the righthand column, replacing the current selection.
Editing Cues and moving Titles
Move a Title - respect min gap and snap rulesShift +Drag on the center section of a Title
Move a Title - ignore min gap and snap rulesAlt+ Drag on the center section of a Title
Move a Title - respect min gap and snap rules but push adjacent TitlesAlt+ Shit+ Drag on the center section of a Title
Move an or out cue - respect min gap and snap rulesShift +Drag on the end section of a Title
Move an or out cue - ignore min gap and snap rulesAlt+ Drag on the end section of a Title
Move an or out cue - respect min gap and snap rules but push adjacent TitlesAlt+ Shit+ Drag on the end section of a Title
Timeline Dragging
Drag one subtitle on timelineShift+ Click and dragMoves a single subtitle and updates the In and Out Cue. Subtitle can't be moved past Next or Previous subtitles.
Drag all subtitles on a timelineCtrl+ Shift+ Click and dragMoves all the subtitle on the timeline and updates the In and Out Cues in the subtitle file.
Drag all subtitles on the timeline from selected subtitleOpt+ Ctrl+ Click and dragMoves all the subtitle on the timeline from (and including) the selected subtitle and updates the In and Out Cues in the subtitle file.
Time aligning
Align selected subtitle to current video time and shift all following subtitles on the current timelineShift+ Double Click on selected SubtitleMoves the current subtitle's In Cue to match the current video time. All subsequent subtitle times are updated to match the change
Align selected subtitle to current video time and shift all following subtitles on ALL timelinesCtrl+Shift+ Double Click on selected SubtitleMoves the current subtitle's In Cue to match the current video time. All subsequent subtitle times are updated to match the change
Edit shot changes
Insert a new Shot Change at the current video timeShift+F12Right Click on Timeline and select Insert
Remove a shotchange at, or close to, the current video timeCtrl+F12Right click on timeline and select DeleteDelete option will not be visible if there is no curreent shot change near the current video time.
Move a shot changeShift+Drag on the shotchange line in the shotchange track on the timeline
Zoom
Zoom TimelineCtrl+Shift+Scrollwheel
Timecode Widget
Select timecode element (Hours, Mins, Seconds or Frames)Left and Right arrows (once an element has been selected)Click on element
Edit timeUp and down arrow keysMouse wheelTimecode doesn't wrap to other elements.
Enter TimeNumeric keysInvalid entries prevented (EG 44 frames)
Accept changeReturnClick out
Abandon changeEscReverts to previous time
Jump to Seconds section of Timecode WidgetOpt+S
Audio Recording Widget
Start/Stop Recording (keep recording if stopped early)Ctrl+ D or F12Click on Record or Stop ButtonCtrl+ Shift+ D will record and on Stop keep partial recordings.
Abandon RecordingEsc while recording
Loop Record current text blockOpt+Shift+F12Opt+Shift+Click on Record button
Record multiple text blocks Opt+F12Opt+Click on Record button
Play Recorded Audio TakeDouble click on waveform or click on play button on waveform (Play button appears on hover)Recorded Audio Take Only
Play Program and recorded Audio TakePlay Video or Click on play button on Title (Play button appears on hover)Plays mixed audio from 1 second before AD audio to one second after using Pan and Fade settings
Auto TrimAudio is trimmed automatically on record if Auto Trim option is on.
To trim manually hover over the audio waveform and click on the trim (scissors) button that pops up, or Shift+ Double click on the waveform.
Looks for audio silence at ends ant moves envelope to calculated trim position, Doesn't execute actual trim (See Trim Button)
Edit Trim PositionsShift+ Drag trim markers on left and right ends of audio waveforms on the timeline
Move recorded Audio Take's EnvelopeShift+ Drag trim middle section of audio waveforms on the timelineMoves whole envelope within the constraints of the In and Out Cues of the subtitle (Script text)
Fade LevelShift+ Drag Fade markers on Fade waveform
Change audio level (gain) of an audio TakeHover over the waveform mute button and a level slider will pop-up.
Set Default Fade valuesRight click on Title and select Fade - Reset Fade
Conform single audio TakeAlt+ Double click on the audio waveform or right click on the waveform and select Conform Take
Conform all audio Takes for a TitleAlt+ Double click on the Title text box or right click on the Title text box and select Conform Audio
Mute/Unmute audioHover over the audio waveform and click on the mute button that pops up.
Deletes Audio Right click on waveform and select Delete Take or click on the Delete button when you hover over the waveform.Only applies to current audio element.
Video Widget
Zoom
Zoom Video to full screenF10Click on full screen icon in video widget
Play/pause videoClick in video window
Zoom Video to full screenF10Click on full screen icon in video widget
Full screen modeF11
Zoom to fitClick on zoom icon at right hand end of top bar.
Zoom Screen View OutCmd + MinusUse Chrome menu zoom option
Zoom Screen View InCmd + PlusUse Chrome menu zoom option =/+ button
Zoom back to normal ViewCmd + 0Use Chrome menu zoom option
Web Search WidgetLook up Selected Text using GoogleOpt+G
Look up Selected Text on WiklipediaOpt+W
Translate Selected text using Google TranslateOpt+Shift+T
System Specific
Display configuration pop-upRignt click in widget and select Settings
Rehearse Mode On/OffF9Click on Rehearse mode switch on top menu bar
Open Help pages in new tab F1Select from menu
Add an existing subtitle or script File to the current ProjectCtrl+OUse Files, Textfiles, Add to Project menu
Add a new blank subtitle or script file to the current ProjectOpt+OUse Files, Textfiles, New menu
Print the current subtitle or script fileCtrl+PUse Files, Pring menuUse Ctrl+P a second time to open Chrome print dialog.

 * Except Over Text Widgets

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EZTitles

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EZTitles Hotkeys

  DescriptionEzTitles Hot KeysMouse ActionComments
Top 10 Most Useful Hotkeys
Play/Pause forwards at standard speedAlt+ Right Arrow or Numpad 2 or Numpad 5 or Numpad 8Click in video area
Step + 1 frameAlt+ Up Arrow or Numpad 3Move mouse wheel up.
Two fingers left swipe on touchpad.
Step - 1 frameAlt+ Down Arrow or Numpad 1Move mouse wheel down
Two fingers right swipe on touchpad.
Scroll Through all subtitles, make current box the active edit box with cursor. Video does not move,PgUp and PgDnScroll wheel over text columnOr click in upper or lower subtitle box
Scroll Through all subtitles one at a time. Video jumps to In Cue of new current subtitle.Alt+ PgUp and Alt+ PgDnAlt+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Insert Subtitle at video time or after Current SubtitleAlt+ Ctrl+ InsertRight click in subtitle box and select Insert belowIf there is already a subtitle at the current video time, the new subtitle will be inserted after the current subtitle plus the default minimum gap. If there is no space for a subtitle,an error will be shown.
Set current video time as In Cue of current subtitle - with SnapNumpad Enter(=/+) Key
Also + key on numeric keypad
Snap to default gap if within gap window - see settings
Set current video time as Out Cue of current subtitle - with SnapNumpad InsertAlso - key on numeric keypad
Snap to default gap if within gap window - see settings
Delete Subtitle and TimesAlt+ Ctrl+ BackspaceRight Click and select Delete
Position cursor in current column current subtitle boxTabClick in boxIf you click in a subtitle that is not the Current subtitle it will move to the current position (row two in subtitle widget).
If focus is not on Subtitle Widget it will be moved to Subtitle widget
Global Hot Keys
These keys work regardless of which widget is selected
Video Only Controls
Play/Pause forwards at standard speedAlt+ Right Arrow or Numpad 2 or Numpad 5 or Numpad 8Click in video area
Play/Pause reverse at standard speedAlt+ Left Arrow or Shift+ Numpad 2 or Shift+ Numpad 5 or Shift+ Numpad 8Shift+ Click in video area
Play/Pause forwards at preset speed (x1.5)Ctrl+Alt+Right Arrow
Step + 1 frameAlt+ Up Arrow or Numpad 3Move mouse wheel up.
Two fingers left swipe on touchpad.
Step - 1 frameAlt+ Down Arrow or Numpad 1Move mouse wheel down
Two fingers right swipe on touchpad.
Play forwards at variable speeds. Steps through all speedsAlt+ Shift+ Right ArrowThis control steps towards a faster forwards speed. If the current speed is in reverse this key will reduce the reverse play speed until the speed is zero and then increase in the forward direction.
Play reverse at variable speeds. Steps through all speedsAlt+ Shift+ Left ArrowThis control steps towards a faster reverse speed. If the current speed is in forwards this key will reduce the forward play speed until the speed is zero and then increase in the reverse direction
Step forwards Small Step size (10 frames)Alt+ Shift+ Up Arrow or or Numpad 6Shift+ mouse wheel up
Shift+ two fingers left swipe on touchpad.
Step size is configurable in Video Control Config screen.
Step backwards Small Step size (10 frames)Alt+ Shift+ Down Arrow or Numpad 4Shift+ mouse wheel down
Shift+ two fingers right swipe on touchpad.
Step size is configurable in Video Control Config screen.
Step forwards Large Step size (10 seconds)Alt+ Shift+ Backspace or Numpad 9Ctrl+ mouse wheel up
Ctrl+ two fingers left swipe on touchpad.
Step size is configurable in Video Control Config screen.
Step backwards Large Step size (10 seconds)Numpad 7Ctrl+ mouse wheel down
Ctrl+ two fingers right swipe on touchpad.
Step size is configurable in Video Control Config screen.
Step backwards Large Step size (10 seconds)and play.Alt+ Backspace
Play in a loop around the current titleF4Alt+Shift+ Click on the media play button
Jump to next shot changeAlt+ Ctrl+ Right Arrow Double click in shot areaOnly if Shot Change timeline present
Jump to previous shot changeAlt+ Ctrl+ Left ArrowDouble click in shot areaOnly if Shot Change timeline present
Jump to start of videoAlt+ Home
Jump to end of videoAlt+ End
Jump to the master Timecode displayAlt+ SClick on timecode displayMoves the focus to the primary media timecode seconds section. Up and down arrows will change video position. Left or right arrow will select Frames on Minutes.
Open Timecode jump dialogCtrl+ JRight click in subtitle box and select Go To
Video and Text Controls
Scroll Through all subtitles one at a time. Video jumps to In Cue of new current subtitle.Alt+ PgUp and Alt+ PgDnAlt+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Scroll Through all subtitles one page at a time.Alt+ Ctrl+ PgUp and Alt+ Ctrl+ PgDnAlt+ Shift+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Jump to In Cue of previous Subtitle and playAlt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ PgUpAlt+ Ctrl+ Shift+ Scroll wheel upRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Jump to In Cue of Next Subtitle and playAlt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ PgDnAlt+ Ctrl+ Shift+ Scroll wheel downRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Jump to first subtitle, video jumps to In CueAlt+ Shift+ Home
Jump to last subtitle, video jumps to In CueAlt+ Shift+ End
Jump to In Cue of current subtitle and playAlt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ Up Arrow
Jump to Out Cue of current subtitle and playAlt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ Down Arrow
Jump Video to In Cue of Current SubtitleAlt+ Numpad EnterDouble Click on Subtitle IDPause video If playing
Jump Video to Out Cue of Current SubtitleAlt+ InsertShift+ Double Click on subtitle IDPause video If playing
Jump all text columns to current Video TimeAlt+ J
Jump to Start of Video, All text columns to first subtitleAlt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ Home
Jump to End of Video, All text columns to last subtitle Alt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ End
Jump to first Subtitle in Current Column
Jump to last Subtitle in Current Column
Widget Specific Hot keys
These keys only work in one specific widget in one specific widget
Subtitle and Script Widget
Text editingAll normal text editing and selection, copy, paste undo and redo controls will operate in the current text window
Remove Cursor from current subtitleEscClick outside box
Position cursor in current column current subtitle boxTabClick in boxIf you click in a subtitle that is not the Current subtitle it will move to the current position (row two in subtitle widget).
If focus is not on Subtitle Widget it will be moved to Subtitle widget
Clear contents of Row, but keep rowCtrl+Alt+Space
Delete RowCtrl+Alt+Shift+Space
Clear all text in current titleAlt+Shit+Del
Toggle Current Row UppercaseTab
Toggle Current Title UppercaseAlt+Shift+U
Toggle Selected Text UppercaseCtrl+U
Insert Music Note at cursor positionCtrl+M
Insert em-dash at cursor positionCtrl+- (minus)
FindCtrl+ F or Ctrl+ HClick on find icon in top menu bar
Find & ReplaceCtrl+ F or Ctrl+ HClick on find icon in top menu bar
Moving Text
Move the first word of the current row to the end of the previous rowCtrl+Up ArrowSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move the last word of the current row to the beginning of the next rowCtrl+Down ArrowSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move the first word of the current title to the end of the previous titleAlt+ <Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the last word of the current title to the beginning of the next titleAlt+ >Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the first word of the Next title to the end of the current titlAlt+Shift+ <Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the last word of the Previous title to the start of the current titleAlt+Shift+ >Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move all text after the cursor to the beginning of the next titleAlt+Ctrl+ - (minus) or Ctrl+Shift+>Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move all text before the cursor to the end of the previous titleAlt+Shift+ - (minus) orCtrl+Shift+ <Select on right click pop-up format bar
Text Style
Toggle Italic modeCtrl+ ISelect on right click pop-up format bar
Toggle Row Italic Alt+ Ctrl+ I
Toggle Title Italic Alt+ Shift+ I
Toggle Bold ModeCtrl+ BSelect on right click pop-up format barNot all file formats or display styles support Bold text
Toggle Underline ModeCtrl+ USelect on right click pop-up format barNot all file formats or display styles support Underlined text
Set Text ColourCtrl+ 1 to 8Select on right click pop-up format barSet the text colour for the selected text or for new text entered.
Colours available may vary depending on Templates loaded.
1 = white, 2 = Black, 3 = yellow, 4 = red, 5 = cyan, 6 =blue, 7 = green, 8 = magenta.
Set Background ColourAlt+ 1 to 8Select on right click pop-up format barSet the background colour for the selected text or for new text entered.
Colours available may vary depending on Templates loaded.
1 = white, 2 = Black, 3 = yellow, 4 = red, 5 = cyan, 6 =blue, 7 = green, 8 = magenta.
Clear all style settingsCtrl+Shift+1Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Boxing OffCtrl+Shift+2Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Solid Box onCtrl+Shift+3Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Ghost Box onCtrl+Shift+4Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Solid Stripe onCtrl+Shift+5Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Ghost Stripe onCtrl+Shift+6Select on right click pop-up format bar
Toggle text Drop Shadow on/offCtrl+Shift+8Select on right click pop-up format bar
Toggle text Outline on/offCtrl+Shift+9Select on right click pop-up format bar
Text Format and Justification
Justify Subtitle leftCtrl+ LSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Row LeftAlt+ LSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Subtitle rightCtrl+ RSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Row RightAlt+ RSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Subtitle CentreCtrl+ ESelect on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Row CentreAlt+ ESelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move Subtitle to TopAlt+Shift+Up Arrow or Alt+ TSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move Subtitle to MiddleAlt+ MSelect on right click pop-up format barMove vertically to middle of screen
Move Subtitle to BottomAlt+Shift+Down Arrow or Alt+ BSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move Subtitle Up one rowCtrl+Alt+Up Arrow or Alt+ USelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move Subtitle Down one rowCtrl+Alt+Down Arrow or Alt+ D or Alt+ PSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Toggle subtitle boxing on/off for current TitleCtrl+Alt+ B
Toggle between Font 1 and Font 2 in Current RowAlt + FSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Text view
Scroll Through all subtitles, make current box the active edit box with cursor. Video does not move,PgUp and PgDnScroll wheel over text columnOr click in upper or lower subtitle box
Scroll Through all subtitles one page at a time.Shift+ Ctrl+ PgUp and Shift+ Ctrl+ PgDnShift+ Scroll wheel over text column
Scroll Through all subtitles one at a time. Video jumps to In Cue of new current subtitle.Alt+ PgUp and Alt+ PgDnAlt+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Scroll Through all subtitles one page at a time.
Video jumps to In Cue of new current subtitle.
Alt+ Ctrl+ PgUp and Alt+ Ctrl+ PgDnAlt+ Ctrl+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Go To a subtitle by numberAlt+ GRight click in subtitle box and select Go To
Subtitle Editing
Delete Subtitle and TimesAlt+ Ctrl+ BackspaceRight Click and select Delete
Insert Subtitle at video time or after Current SubtitleAlt+ Ctrl+ InsertRight click in subtitle box and select Insert belowIf there is already a subtitle at the current video time, the new subtitle will be inserted after the current subtitle plus the default minimum gap. If there is no space for a subtitle,an error will be shown.
Insert Subtitle before Current SubtitleAlt+ Shift+ InsertRight click in subtitle box and select Insert above.
Split SubtitleAlt+ Ctrl+ EnterRight click in subtitle box and select Split Text.Split at current cursor position
Merge Subtitles - current and previousAlt+ Ctrl+ PlusRight click in subtitle box and select either Merge up or Merge DownMerge Current subtitle with Next subtitle
Merge Subtitles - current and nextRight click in subtitle box and select either Merge up or Merge DownMerge Current subtitle with Next subtitle
Timecode Editing
Move focus from text to In Cue to Out Cue of current subtitleTab and Shift+ TabClick on sectionOne click selects frames, double click can select seconds, minutes or hours
Increment or decrement selected time elementUp Arrow and Down ArrowScroll wheel
Type new time0-9 digitsEnter to complete entry
Select another time elementLeft Arrow and Right ArrowClick on section
Recalculate the Out Cue of the current title based on current intime, reading speed and text lengthNumpad Multiply (*)
Increase Current Title In Cue by one frameNumpad Plus (+) or Ctrl+Numpad Plus (+)In Text box: Ctrl+Wheel up
Decrease Current Title In Cue by one frameNumpad Minus (-) or Ctrl+Numpad Minus (-)In Text box: Ctrl+Wheel down
Increase Current Title Out Cue by one frameShift+Numpad Plus (+) or Ctrl+Shift+Numpad Plus (+)In Text box: Ctrl+Shift+Wheel up
Decrease Current Title Out Cue by one frameShift+Numpad Minus (-) or Ctrl+Shift+Numpad Minus (-)In Text box: Ctrl+Shift+Wheel down
Increase Current Title In Cue by one frame - and maintain gap by moving out cue of previous TitleAlt+ Numpad Plus (+)
Decrease Current Title In Cue by one frame - and maintain gap by moving out cue of previous TitleAlt+ Numpad Minus (-)
Increase Current Title Out Cue by one frame - and maintain gap by moving in cue of next TitleAlt+Shift+ Numpad Plus (+)
Decrease Current Title Out Cue by one frame - and maintain gap by moving in cue of next TitleAlt+Shift+ Numpad Minus (-)
Set current In Cue to be at min gap after previous Out CueAlt+Ctrl+Numpad Enter or Alt+Ctrl+Numpad Plus (+) or Ctrl+ Numpad Divide (/)
Set current Out Cue to be at min gap before next In CueCtrl+Alt+ Numpad 0 or Ctrl+Alt+ Numpad Minus (-) or Ctrl+Shift+Numpad Divide (/)
Set the Out Cue of the previous title to be the In Cue of the current title minus min gap.Numpad Divide (/)
Open Resync/Recut pop-upCtrl+Shift+OSelect from Tools/Timing Tools menu or right click on Column tab an Select TimingSubtitle Widget Only
Timecode Capture
Set current video time as In Cue of current subtitle - with SnapNumpad Enter(=/+) Key
Also + key on numeric keypad
Snap to default gap if within gap window - see settings
Set current video time as In Cue of current subtitle - No SnapShift+ Numpad Enter(=/+) Key
Also + key on numeric keypad
Ignore Snap settings
Set current video time as Out Cue of current subtitle - with SnapNumpad InsertAlso - key on numeric keypad
Snap to default gap if within gap window - see settings
Set current video time as Out Cue of current subtitle - No SnapShift+ Numpad InsertAlso - key on numeric keypad
Ignore Snap settings
Create (insert) new subtitle and set current video time as In Cue.Alt+ Ctrl+ Insert
Set Out Cue of current subtitle and then, if space, insert a new subtitle after the current titleCtrl+Numpad Enter
In Rehearse mode with video playing: Capture In Cue of current title
In Rehearse mode with video playing: Capture Out Cue of current title
Increment Out Cue and change next In Cue (if gap = minimum)
Decrement Out Cue and change next In Cue (if gap = minimum)
Increment In Cue and change next In Cue (if gap = minimum)
Decrement In Cue and change next In Cue (if gap = minimum)
Set Out Cue to current time and move next In Cue to min gap
Comments
Open/Close comments boxCtrl+ QClick on C button in subtitle boxClick on C button in subtitle box
RenumberingRenumber the titles in the current text fileAlt+NRight click in a text box and select Renumber
Timeline Widget
Scroll timelineClick and drag in timline area
Set Video to selected subtitle In Cue Double click on Subtitle BoxDouble click on a specific subtitle block on the timeline.
Also makes selected timeline the active column in the Subtitle Widget
Set a timeline as active visible column in text widget Click on timeline nameIf selected text timeline is not visible in the text widget, it will be shown in the right hand tab of the righthand column, replacing the current selection.
Editing Cues and moving Titles
Move a Title - respect min gap and snap rulesShift +Drag on the center section of a Title
Move a Title - ignore min gap and snap rulesAlt+ Drag on the center section of a Title
Move a Title - respect min gap and snap rules but push adjacent TitlesAlt+ Shit+ Drag on the center section of a Title
Move an or out cue - respect min gap and snap rulesShift +Drag on the end section of a Title
Move an or out cue - ignore min gap and snap rulesAlt+ Drag on the end section of a Title
Move an or out cue - respect min gap and snap rules but push adjacent TitlesAlt+ Shit+ Drag on the end section of a Title
Timeline Dragging
Drag one subtitle on timeline Shift+ Click and dragMoves a single subtitle and updates the In and Out Cue. Subtitle can't be moved past Next or Previous subtitles.
Drag all subtitles on a timeline Ctrl+ Shift+ Click and dragMoves all the subtitle on the timeline and updates the In and Out Cues in the subtitle file.
Drag all subtitles on the timeline from selected subtitle Alt+ Ctrl+ Click and dragMoves all the subtitle on the timeline from (and including) the selected subtitle and updates the In and Out Cues in the subtitle file.
Time aligning
Align selected subtitle to current video time and shift all following subtitles on the current timeline Shift+ Double Click on selected SubtitleMoves the current subtitle's In Cue to match the current video time. All subsequent subtitle times are updated to match the change
Align selected subtitle to current video time and shift all following subtitles on ALL timelines Ctrl+Shift+ Double Click on selected SubtitleMoves the current subtitle's In Cue to match the current video time. All subsequent subtitle times are updated to match the change
Edit shot changes
Insert a new Shot Change at the current video timeShift+F12Right Click on Timeline and select Insert
Remove a shotchange at, or close to, the current video timeCtrl+F12Right click on timeline and select DeleteDelete option will not be visible if there is no curreent shot change near the current video time.
Move a shot change-Shift+Drag on the shotchange line in the shotchange track on the timeline
Zoom
Zoom TimelineCtrl+Shift+Scrollwheel
Timecode Widget
Select timecode element (Hours, Mins, Seconds or Frames)Left Arrow and Right Arrows (once an element has been selected)Click on element
Edit timeUp Arrow and Down Arrow keysMouse wheelTimecode doesn't wrap to other elements.
Enter TimeNumeric keysInvalid entries prevented (EG 44 frames)
Accept changeEnterClick out
Abandon changeEsc Reverts to previous time
Jump to Seconds section of Timecode WidgetAlt+ S
Audio Recording Widget
Start/Stop Recording (keep recording if stopped early)Ctrl+ D or F12Click on Record or Stop ButtonCtrl+ Shift+ D will record and on Stop keep partial recordings.
Abandon RecordingEsc while recordingClick on Record or Stop Button
Loop Record current text blockAlt+Shift+Click on Record button
Record multiple text blocks Alt+Click on Record button
Play Recorded Audio TakeDouble click on waveform or click on play button on waveform (Play button appears on hover)Recorded Audio Take Only
Play Program and recorded Audio TakePlay Video or Click on play button on Title (Play button appears on hover)Plays mixed audio from 1 second before AD audio to one second after using Pan and Fade settings
Auto TrimAudio is trimmed automatically on record if Auto Trim option is on.
To trim manually hover over the audio waveform and click on the trim (scissors) button that pops up, or Shift+ Double click on the waveform.
Looks for audio silence at ends ant moves envelope to calculated trim position, Doesn't execute actual trim (See Trim Button)
Edit Trim PositionsShift+ Drag trim markers on left and right ends of audio waveforms on the timeline
Move recorded Audio Take's EnvelopeShift+ Drag trim middle section of audio waveforms on the timelineMoves whole envelope within the constraints of the In and Out Cues of the subtitle (Script text)
Fade LevelShift+ Drag Fade markers on Fade waveform
Change audio level (gain) of an audio TakeHover over the waveform mute button and a level slider will pop-up.
Set Default Fade values Right click on Title and select Fade - Reset Fade
Conform single audio TakeAlt+ Double click on the audio waveform or right click on the waveform and select Conform Take
Conform all audio Takes for a TitleAlt+ Double click on the Title text box or right click on the Title text box and select Conform Audio
Mute/Unmute audioHover over the audio waveform and click on the mute button that pops up.
Deletes Audio Right click on waveform and select Delete Take or click on the Delete button when you hover over the waveform.Only applies to current audio element.
Video Widget
Zoom
Zoom Video to full screenF10Click on full screen icon in video widget
Play/pause videoClick in video window
Zoom Video to full screenF10Click on full screen icon in video widget
Full screen modeF11
Zoom to fitClick on zoom icon at right hand end of top bar.
Zoom Screen View OutCtrl+ MinusUse Chrome menu zoom option
Zoom Screen View InCtrl+ PlusUse Chrome menu zoom option =/+ button
Zoom back to normal ViewCtrl+ 0Use Chrome menu zoom option
Web Search WidgetLook up Selected Text using GoogleAlt+G
Look up Selected Text on WiklipediaAlt+W
Translate Selected text using Google TranslateAlt+Shift+T
System Specific
Display configuration pop-upRignt click in widget and select Settings
Rehearse Mode On/OffF9Click on Rehearse mode switch on top menu bar
Open Help pages in new tab F1Select from menu
Add an existing subtitle or script File to the current ProjectCtrl+OUse Files, Textfiles, Add to Project menu
Add a new blank subtitle or script file to the current ProjectAlt+OUse Files, Textfiles, New menu
Print the current subtitle or script fileCtrl+PUse Ctrl+P a second time to open Chrome print dialog.

 * Except Over Text Widgets

WinCAPS

Use the search box to filter the table to specific words or controls (E.G. Shot Change).

WinCAPS Hotkeys

  DescriptionWincapsMouse ActionComments
Top 10 Most Useful Hotkeys
Play/Pause forwards at standard speedAlt+ Right Arrow or Space bar or Numpad 5Click in video area
Step + 1 frameAlt+ Up Arrow or Numpad 6Move mouse wheel up.
Two fingers left swipe on touchpad.
Step - 1 frameAlt+ Down Arrow Numpad 4Move mouse wheel down
Two fingers right swipe on touchpad.
Scroll Through all subtitles, make current box the active edit box with cursor. Video does not move,PgUp and PgDnScroll wheel over text columnOr click in upper or lower subtitle box
Scroll Through all subtitles one at a time. Video jumps to In Cue of new current subtitle.Alt+ PgUp and Alt+ PgDnAlt+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Insert Subtitle at video time or after Current SubtitleCtrl+ Insert or Ctrl+ Enter or Alt+ Enter or Numpad Enter orAlt+Numpad Enter or Alt+ Numpad InsRight click in subtitle box and select Insert belowIf there is already a subtitle at the current video time, the new subtitle will be inserted after the current subtitle plus the default minimum gap. If there is no space for a subtitle,an error will be shown.
Set current video time as In Cue of current subtitle - with SnapAlt+ Plus or Numpad Plus(=/+) Key
Also + key on numeric keypad
Snap to default gap if within gap window - see settings
Set current video time as Out Cue of current subtitle - with SnapAlt+ Minus or Numpad MinusAlso - key on numeric keypad
Snap to default gap if within gap window - see settings
Delete Subtitle and TimesShift+ Ctrl+ Delete
Alt+ Del
Alt+ Backspace
Alt+ Numpad Del
Right Click and select Delete
Position cursor in current column current subtitle boxTabClick in boxIf you click in a subtitle that is not the Current subtitle it will move to the current position (row two in subtitle widget).
If focus is not on Subtitle Widget it will be moved to Subtitle widget
Global Hot Keys
These keys work regardless of which widget is selected
Video Only Controls
Play/Pause forwards at standard speedAlt+ Right Arrow or Space bar or Numpad 5Click in video area
Play/Pause reverse at standard speedAlt+ Left Arrow or Shift+ spacebarShift+ Click in video area
Play/Pause forwards at preset speed (x1.5)Alt+Ctrl+Shift+ Right Arrow
Step + 1 frameAlt+ Up Arrow or Numpad 6Move mouse wheel up.
Two fingers left swipe on touchpad.
Step - 1 frameAlt+ Down Arrow Numpad 4Move mouse wheel down
Two fingers right swipe on touchpad.
Play forwards at variable speeds. Steps through all speedsAlt+ Shift+ Right Arrow or Shift+ Numpad 5This control steps towards a faster forwards speed. If the current speed is in reverse this key will reduce the reverse play speed until the speed is zero and then increase in the forward direction.
Play reverse at variable speeds. Steps through all speedsAlt+ Shift+ Left ArrowThis control steps towards a faster reverse speed. If the current speed is in forwards this key will reduce the forward play speed until the speed is zero and then increase in the reverse direction
Step forwards Small Step size (10 frames)Alt+ Shift+ Up Arrow or Shift+ Numpad 6Shift+ mouse wheel up
Shift+ two fingers left swipe on touchpad.
Step size is configurable in Video Control Config screen.
Step backwards Small Step size (10 frames)Alt+ Shift+ Down Arrow or Shift+ Numpad 4Shift+ mouse wheel down
Shift+ two fingers right swipe on touchpad.
Step size is configurable in Video Control Config screen.
Step forwards Large Step size (10 seconds)Alt+ Ctrl+ Up Arrow or Ctrl+ Numpad 6Ctrl+ mouse wheel up
Ctrl+ two fingers left swipe on touchpad.
Step size is configurable in Video Control Config screen.
Step backwards Large Step size (10 seconds)Alt+ Ctrl+ Down Arrow or Ctrl+ Numpad 4Ctrl+ mouse wheel down
Ctrl+ two fingers right swipe on touchpad.
Step size is configurable in Video Control Config screen.
Step backwards Large Step size (10 seconds)and play.Alt+Ctrl+Shift+ left Arrow or Ctrl+ Numpad 5
Play in a loop around the current titleCtrl+Shift+ Spacebar or F4Alt+Shift+ Click on the media play button
Jump to next shot changeAlt+ Ctrl+ Right Arrow Double click in shot areaOnly if Shot Change timeline present
Jump to previous shot changeAlt+ Ctrl+ Left ArrowDouble click in shot areaOnly if Shot Change timeline present
Jump to start of videoAlt+ Home
Jump to end of videoAlt+ End
Jump to the master Timecode displayAlt+ SClick on timecode displayMoves the focus to the primary media timecode seconds section. Up and down arrows will change video position. Left or right arrow will select Frames on Minutes.
Open Timecode jump dialogRight click in subtitle box and select Go To
Video and Text Controls
Scroll Through all subtitles one at a time. Video jumps to In Cue of new current subtitle.Alt+ PgUp and Alt+ PgDnAlt+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Scroll Through all subtitles one page at a time.Alt+Ctrl+ PgUp and Alt+ Ctrl+ PgDnAlt+ Shift+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Jump to In Cue of previous Subtitle and playAlt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ PgUpAlt+ Ctrl+ Shift+ Scroll wheel upRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Jump to In Cue of Next Subtitle and playAlt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ PgDnAlt+ Ctrl+ Shift+ Scroll wheel downRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Jump to first subtitle, video jumps to In CueAlt+ Shift+ Home
Jump to last subtitle, video jumps to In CueAlt+ Shift+ End
Jump to In Cue of current subtitle and playAlt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ Up Arrow
Jump to Out Cue of current subtitle and playAlt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ Down Arrow
Jump Video to In Cue of Current SubtitleAlt+ Ctrl+ Home or Shift+ Ctrl+ J or Ctrl+Alt+ Numpad 6Double Click on Subtitle IDPause video If playing
Jump Video to Out Cue of Current SubtitleAlt+ Ctrl+ End or Alt+ Ctrl+ JShift+ Double Click on subtitle IDPause video If playing
Jump all text columns to current Video TimeAlt+ J or CtrlJ
Jump to Start of Video, All text columns to first subtitleAlt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ Home
Jump to End of Video, All text columns to last subtitle Alt+ Shift+ Ctrl+ End
Jump to first Subtitle in Current Column
Jump to last Subtitle in Current Column
Widget Specific Hot keys
These keys only work in one specific widget in one specific widget
Subtitle and Script Widget
Text editingAll normal text editing and selection, copy, paste undo and redo controls will operate in the current text window
Remove Cursor from current subtitleEscClick outside box
Position cursor in current column current subtitle boxTabClick in boxIf you click in a subtitle that is not the Current subtitle it will move to the current position (row two in subtitle widget).
If focus is not on Subtitle Widget it will be moved to Subtitle widget
Clear contents of Row, but keep rowCtrl+ Backspace
Delete RowShift+ Delete
Clear all text in current titleCtrl+Shift+Backspace
Toggle Current Row UppercaseCtrl+Alt+U
Toggle Current Title UppercaseCtrl+M
Toggle Selected Text UppercaseCtrl+Shift+U
Insert Music Note at cursor position
Insert em-dash at cursor positionCtrl+ - (minus)
FindCtrl+ F Click on find icon in top menu bar
Find & ReplaceCtrl+ HClick on find icon in top menu bar
Moving Text
Move the first word of the current row to the end of the previous rowCtrl+Up Arrow or Ctrl+<Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the last word of the current row to the beginning of the next rowCtrl+Down Arrow or Ctrl+>Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the first word of the current title to the end of the previous titleAlt+ < or Ctrl+8 (main keyboard)Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the last word of the current title to the beginning of the next titleAlt+ > or Ctrl+9 (main keyboard)Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the first word of the Next title to the end of the current titlAlt+Shift+ < or Ctrl+Shift+9 (main keyboard)Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move the last word of the Previous title to the start of the current titleAlt+Shift+ > or Ctrl+Shift+8 (main keyboard)Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move all text after the cursor to the beginning of the next titleCtrl+Shift+>Select on right click pop-up format bar
Move all text before the cursor to the end of the previous titleCtrl+Shift+ <Select on right click pop-up format bar
Text Style
Toggle Italic modeCtrl+ ISelect on right click pop-up format bar
Toggle Row Italic
Toggle Title Italic
Toggle Bold ModeCtrl+ BSelect on right click pop-up format barNot all file formats or display styles support Bold text
Toggle Underline ModeCtrl+ USelect on right click pop-up format barNot all file formats or display styles support Underlined text
Set Text ColourCtrl+ 1 to 8Select on right click pop-up format barSet the text colour for the selected text or for new text entered.
Colours available may vary depending on Templates loaded.
1 = white, 2 = Black, 3 = yellow, 4 = red, 5 = cyan, 6 =blue, 7 = green, 8 = magenta.
Set Background ColourAlt+ 1 to 8Select on right click pop-up format barSet the background colour for the selected text or for new text entered.
Colours available may vary depending on Templates loaded.
1 = white, 2 = Black, 3 = yellow, 4 = red, 5 = cyan, 6 =blue, 7 = green, 8 = magenta.
Clear all style settingsCtrl+Shift+1Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Boxing OffCtrl+Shift+2Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Solid Box onCtrl+Shift+3Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Ghost Box onCtrl+Shift+4Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Solid Stripe onCtrl+Shift+5Select on right click pop-up format bar
Set Ghost Stripe onCtrl+Shift+6Select on right click pop-up format bar
Toggle text Drop Shadow on/offCtrl+Shift+8Select on right click pop-up format bar
Toggle text Outline on/offCtrl+Shift+9Select on right click pop-up format bar
Text Format and Justification
Justify Subtitle leftCtrl+ L or Numpad 1 (Num lock = on)Select on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Row LeftAlt+ L or Alt+Shift+HomeSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Subtitle rightCtrl+ R or Numpad 3 (Num lock = on)Select on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Row RightAlt+ R or Alt+Shift+EndSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Subtitle CentreCtrl+ E or Numpad 2 (Num lock = on)Select on right click pop-up format bar
Justify Row CentreAlt+ ESelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move Subtitle to TopAlt+ TSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move Subtitle to MiddleAlt+ MSelect on right click pop-up format barMove vertically to middle of screen
Move Subtitle to BottomAlt+ BSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move Subtitle Up one rowAlt+ U or Alt+ PSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Move Subtitle Down one rowAlt+ DSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Toggle subtitle boxing on/off for current TitleCtrl+Alt+ B
Toggle between Font 1 and Font 2 in Current RowAlt + FSelect on right click pop-up format bar
Text view
Scroll Through all subtitles, make current box the active edit box with cursor. Video does not move,PgUp and PgDnScroll wheel over text columnOr click in upper or lower subtitle box
Scroll Through all subtitles one page at a time.Ctrl+Shift+ PgUp and Ctrl+Shift+ PgDnShift+ Scroll wheel over text column
Scroll Through all subtitles one at a time. Video jumps to In Cue of new current subtitle.Alt+ PgUp and Alt+ PgDnAlt+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Scroll Through all subtitles one page at a time.
Video jumps to In Cue of new current subtitle.
Alt+ Shift+ PgUp and Alt+ Shift+ PgDnAlt+ Ctrl+ Scroll wheel over text columnRehearse Mode = Off - Current text column
Rehearse Mode = On - All text columns
Go To a subtitle by numberAlt+ GRight click in subtitle box and select Go To
Subtitle Editing
Delete Subtitle and TimesShift+ Ctrl+ Delete
Alt+ Del
Alt+ Backspace
Alt+ Numpad Del
Right Click and select Delete
Insert Subtitle at video time or after Current SubtitleCtrl+ Insert or Ctrl+ Enter or Alt+ Enter or Numpad Enter orAlt+Numpad Enter or Alt+ Numpad InsRight click in subtitle box and select Insert belowIf there is already a subtitle at the current video time, the new subtitle will be inserted after the current subtitle plus the default minimum gap. If there is no space for a subtitle,an error will be shown.
Insert Subtitle before Current SubtitleShift+ Insert
Shift+Numpad Ins
Right click in subtitle box and select Insert above.
Split SubtitleShift+ Ctrl+ EnterRight click in subtitle box and select Split Text.Split at current cursor position
Merge Subtitles - current and previousShift+ Ctrl+ BackspaceRight click in subtitle box and select either Merge up or Merge DownMerge Current subtitle with Next subtitle
Merge Subtitles - current and nextRight click in subtitle box and select either Merge up or Merge DownMerge Current subtitle with Next subtitle
Timecode Editing
Move focus from text to In Cue to Out Cue of current subtitleTab and Shift+ TabClick on sectionOne click selects frames, double click can select seconds, minutes or hours
Increment or decrement selected time elementUp Arrow and Down ArrowScroll wheel
Type new time0-9 digitsEnter to complete entry
Select another time elementLeft Arrow and Right ArrowClick on section
Recalculate the Out Cue of the current title based on current intime, reading speed and text length
Increase Current Title In Cue by one frameCtrl+ 6 (main keyboard)In Text box: Ctrl+Wheel up
Decrease Current Title In Cue by one frameCtrl+Shift 6 (main keyboard)In Text box: Ctrl+Wheel down
Increase Current Title Out Cue by one frameCtrl+ 7 (main keyboard)In Text box: Ctrl+Shift+Wheel up
Decrease Current Title Out Cue by one frameCtrl+Shift 7 (main keyboard)In Text box: Ctrl+Shift+Wheel down
Increase Current Title In Cue by one frame - and maintain gap by moving out cue of previous Title
Decrease Current Title In Cue by one frame - and maintain gap by moving out cue of previous Title
Increase Current Title Out Cue by one frame - and maintain gap by moving in cue of next Title
Decrease Current Title Out Cue by one frame - and maintain gap by moving in cue of next Title
Set current In Cue to be at min gap after previous Out CueCtrl+Shift+ Numpad Plus (+)
Set current Out Cue to be at min gap before next In Cue
Set the Out Cue of the previous title to be the In Cue of the current title minus min gap.Shift+ Numpad Plus (+)
Open Resync/Recut pop-upCtrl+Shift+OSelect from Tools/Timing Tools menu or right click on Column tab an Select TimingSubtitle Widget Only
Timecode Capture
Set current video time as In Cue of current subtitle - with SnapAlt+ Plus or Numpad Plus(=/+) Key
Also + key on numeric keypad
Snap to default gap if within gap window - see settings
Set current video time as In Cue of current subtitle - No SnapAlt+ Shift+ Plus or Numpad Minus(=/+) Key
Also + key on numeric keypad
Ignore Snap settings
Set current video time as Out Cue of current subtitle - with SnapAlt+ Minus or Numpad MinusAlso - key on numeric keypad
Snap to default gap if within gap window - see settings
Set current video time as Out Cue of current subtitle - No SnapAlt+ Shift+ MinusAlso - key on numeric keypad
Ignore Snap settings
Create (insert) new subtitle and set current video time as In Cue.Alt+ Enter or Numpad Enter
Set Out Cue of current subtitle and then, if space, insert a new subtitle after the current titleCtrl+Numpad Enter
In Rehearse mode with video playing: Capture In Cue of current title
In Rehearse mode with video playing: Capture Out Cue of current title
Increment Out Cue and change next In Cue (if gap = minimum)
Decrement Out Cue and change next In Cue (if gap = minimum)
Increment In Cue and change next In Cue (if gap = minimum)
Decrement In Cue and change next In Cue (if gap = minimum)
Set Out Cue to current time and move next In Cue to min gapAlt+ Numpad Enter
Comments
Open/Close comments boxCtrl+Shift+CClick on C button in subtitle boxClick on C button in subtitle box
RenumberingRenumber the titles in the current text fileAlt+NRight click in a text box and select Renumber
Timeline Widget
Scroll timelineClick and drag in timline area
Set Video to selected subtitle In Cue Double click on Subtitle BoxDouble click on a specific subtitle block on the timeline.
Also makes selected timeline the active column in the Subtitle Widget
Set a timeline as active visible column in text widget Click on timeline nameIf selected text timeline is not visible in the text widget, it will be shown in the right hand tab of the righthand column, replacing the current selection.
Editing Cues and moving Titles
Move a Title - respect min gap and snap rulesShift +Drag on the center section of a Title
Move a Title - ignore min gap and snap rulesAlt+ Drag on the center section of a Title
Move a Title - respect min gap and snap rules but push adjacent TitlesAlt+ Shit+ Drag on the center section of a Title
Move an or out cue - respect min gap and snap rulesShift +Drag on the end section of a Title
Move an or out cue - ignore min gap and snap rulesAlt+ Drag on the end section of a Title
Move an or out cue - respect min gap and snap rules but push adjacent TitlesAlt+ Shit+ Drag on the end section of a Title
Timeline Dragging
Drag one subtitle on timeline Shift+ Click and dragMoves a single subtitle and updates the In and Out Cue. Subtitle can't be moved past Next or Previous subtitles.
Drag all subtitles on a timeline Ctrl+ Shift+ Click and dragMoves all the subtitle on the timeline and updates the In and Out Cues in the subtitle file.
Drag all subtitles on the timeline from selected subtitle Alt+ Ctrl+ Click and dragMoves all the subtitle on the timeline from (and including) the selected subtitle and updates the In and Out Cues in the subtitle file.
Time aligning
Align selected subtitle to current video time and shift all following subtitles on the current timeline Shift+ Double Click on selected SubtitleMoves the current subtitle's In Cue to match the current video time. All subsequent subtitle times are updated to match the change
Align selected subtitle to current video time and shift all following subtitles on ALL timelines Ctrl+Shift+ Double Click on selected SubtitleMoves the current subtitle's In Cue to match the current video time. All subsequent subtitle times are updated to match the change
Edit shot changes
Insert a new Shot Change at the current video timeShift+F12Right Click on Timeline and select Insert
Remove a shotchange at, or close to, the current video timeCtrl+F12Right click on timeline and select DeleteDelete option will not be visible if there is no curreent shot change near the current video time.
Move a shot change-Shift+Drag on the shotchange line in the shotchange track on the timeline
Zoom
Zoom TimelineCtrl+Shift+Scrollwheel
Timecode Widget
Select timecode element (Hours, Mins, Seconds or Frames)Left Arrow and Right Arrows (once an element has been selected)Click on element
Edit timeUp Arrow and Down Arrow keysMouse wheelTimecode doesn't wrap to other elements.
Enter TimeNumeric keysInvalid entries prevented (EG 44 frames)
Accept changeEnterClick out
Abandon changeEsc Reverts to previous time
Jump to Seconds section of Timecode WidgetAlt+ S
Audio Recording Widget
Start/Stop Recording (keep recording if stopped early)Ctrl+ D or F12Click on Record or Stop ButtonCtrl+ Shift+ D will record and on Stop keep partial recordings.
Abandon RecordingEsc while recordingClick on Record or Stop Button
Loop Record current text blockAlt+Shift+Click on Record button
Record multiple text blocks Alt+Click on Record button
Play Recorded Audio TakeDouble click on waveform or click on play button on waveform (Play button appears on hover)Recorded Audio Take Only
Play Program and recorded Audio TakePlay Video or Click on play button on Title (Play button appears on hover)Plays mixed audio from 1 second before AD audio to one second after using Pan and Fade settings
Auto TrimAudio is trimmed automatically on record if Auto Trim option is on.
To trim manually hover over the audio waveform and click on the trim (scissors) button that pops up, or Shift+ Double click on the waveform.
Looks for audio silence at ends ant moves envelope to calculated trim position, Doesn't execute actual trim (See Trim Button)
Edit Trim PositionsShift+ Drag trim markers on left and right ends of audio waveforms on the timeline
Move recorded Audio Take's EnvelopeShift+ Drag trim middle section of audio waveforms on the timelineMoves whole envelope within the constraints of the In and Out Cues of the subtitle (Script text)
Fade LevelShift+ Drag Fade markers on Fade waveform
Change audio level (gain) of an audio TakeHover over the waveform mute button and a level slider will pop-up.
Set Default Fade values Right click on Title and select Fade - Reset Fade
Conform single audio TakeAlt+ Double click on the audio waveform or right click on the waveform and select Conform Take
Conform all audio Takes for a TitleAlt+ Double click on the Title text box or right click on the Title text box and select Conform Audio
Mute/Unmute audioHover over the audio waveform and click on the mute button that pops up.
Deletes Audio Right click on waveform and select Delete Take or click on the Delete button when you hover over the waveform.Only applies to current audio element.
Video Widget
Zoom
Zoom Video to full screenF10Click on full screen icon in video widget
Play/pause videoClick in video window
Zoom Video to full screenF10Click on full screen icon in video widget
Full screen modeF11
Zoom to fitClick on zoom icon at right hand end of top bar.
Zoom Screen View OutCtrl+ MinusUse Chrome menu zoom option
Zoom Screen View InCtrl+ PlusUse Chrome menu zoom option =/+ button
Zoom back to normal ViewCtrl+ 0Use Chrome menu zoom option
Web Search WidgetLook up Selected Text using GoogleAlt+G
Look up Selected Text on WiklipediaAlt+W
Translate Selected text using Google TranslateAlt+Shift+T
System Specific
Display configuration pop-upRignt click in widget and select Settings
Rehearse Mode On/OffF9Click on Rehearse mode switch on top menu bar
Open Help pages in new tab F1Select from menu
Add an existing subtitle or script File to the current ProjectCtrl+OUse Files, Textfiles, Add to Project menu
Add a new blank subtitle or script file to the current ProjectAlt+OUse Files, Textfiles, New menu
Print the current subtitle or script fileCtrl+PUse Ctrl+P a second time to open Chrome print dialog.

 * Except Over Text Widgets