General Keyboard Shortcuts

F5 F5Maximize/restore Main Mixer
F6F6Maximize/restore Rack
F7F7Maximize/restore Sequencer
F5 + F6F5 + F6Maximize Main Mixer and Rack in one window
F5 + F7F5 + F7Maximize Main Mixer and Sequencer in one window
F6 + F7F6 + F7Maximize Rack and Sequencer in one windows
⌘ F5⌃ F5Detach/Attach Main Mixer
⌘ F6⌃ F6Detach/Attach Rack
F2F2Show/hide Spectrum EQ window
F3F3Show/hide Browser
F4F4Show/hide On-screen Piano Keys window
F8F8Show/hide Tool window
Toggle Rack front/rear
⌘ N⌃ NCreate new Song
⌘ O⌃ OOpen Song
⌘ S⌃ SSave Song
⇧ ⌘ S⇧ ⌃ SSave Song As
⌘ W⌃ WClose active detached Rack or Mixer window
⌘ W⌃ WClose Song (if the window containing the Sequencer is active)
⌘ ⌥ I⇧⌃ IImport Audio File
⌘ QAlt F4Quit/Exit
⌘ Z⌃ ZUndo
⌘ Y⌃ YRedo
deletedeleteDelete Devices and Tracks
⌘ delete⌃ deleteDelete Devices and Tracks (without warning)
⌘ D⌃ DDuplicate Devices and tracks
⌘ D⌃ DDuplicate Selected Clip(s)
⌘ D⌃ DDuplicate Selected Comp Row(s) in Open Audio Clips
⌘ D⌃ DDuplicate Selected Note(s) in Note Clips
⌘ D⌃ DDuplicate Selected Automation Point(s) in Automation Clips
⌘ A⌃ ASelect All
⌘ G⌃ GRoute to > New Output Bus
⌘ T⌃ TCreate Audio Track
⌘ I⌃ ICreate Instrument
insertCreate Instrument (Windows only)
⌘ F⌃ FCreate Effect
⌘ B⌃ BBrowse Patches for selected device
KKToggle the Reduce Cable Clutter option
⌘ G⌃ GToggle the Auto-group Devices and Tracks option
FFToggle the Follow Song option
⇧ ⌘ K⇧ ⌃ KToggle the Keep Events in Clip While Editing option
BBToggle the Show Block/Song View option
⌘ HHide Reason (Mac OS X only)
⌘ MMinimize Reason (Mac OS X only)
⌘ ,Open Preferences (Mac OS X only)
⌘ X⌃ XCut Track & Device (track selected in Track List)
⌘ X⌃ XCut Clip or Event (depending on current selection)
⌘ C⌃ CCopy Track & Device (track selected in Track List)
⌘ C⌃ CCopy Clip or Event (depending on current selection)
⌘ V⌃ VPaste Track & Device
⌘ V⌃ VPaste Clip or Event
⌘ ?F1Open Help
⌘ ⌥ 1-0⌃ Alt 1-0Switch to one of the 10 corresponding global Remote variations (or "keyboard shortcut variations")

General Modifier Keys

Transport Keyboard Shortcuts

PlayPlay
Toggle Stop/Play
RecordRecord⌘ ↩⌃ ↩
44Rewind
55Fast Forward
⌥ →Alt →Go to Loop End

Sequencer Keyboard Shortcuts

BBToggle Song/Blocks view
QQSelect Arrow tool
WWSelect Pencil tool
EESelect Eraser tool
RRSelect Razor tool
TTSelect Mute tool
YYSelect Magnifying Glass tool
UUSelect Hand tool
Open selected clip for editing
↩ or ⎋↩ or ⎋Close open clip
⌘ K⌃ KQuantize
⌘ D⌃ DDuplicate Track & Device (device or track selected)
⌘ J⌃ JJoin selected Clips on the same lane
⌘ R⌃ RMerge Note Lanes on Tracks
MMMute/Unmute selected Clips
SSSnap on/off
⌘ P⌃ PToggle Metronome Pre-count on/off
⌘ L⌃ LSet Loop Locators to encompass all selected clips
PPSet the Left and Right Loop Locators to encompass selected clips and start play- back in Loop Mode
⌥ ⇧ ↑Alt ⇧ ↑Move Loop range one bar to the left
⌥ ⇧ ↓Alt ⇧ ↓Move Loop range one bar to the right
⌥ ↑Alt ↑Move current Loop range one loop length to the left
⌥ ↓Alt ↓Move current Loop range one loop length to the right
⌘ ⌥ +⌃ Alt +Vertical zoom in
⌘ ⌥ -⌃ Alt -Vertical zoom out
FFFollow Song on/off (auto-scrolling Arrange/Edit pane)
IISelect Speaker tool
⌘ ⌥ ⇧ ↑ ↓⌃ Alt ⇧ ↑ ↓Change Comp Row assignment in the segment with focus in Comp Mode
⌘ ⌥ ⇧ ← →⌃ Alt ⇧ ← →Change segment focus in Comp Mode
Exit inline editing for Single Take audio clips

Sequencer Modifier Keys

AltSelect alternate tool in Toolbar
Toggle Pencil/Line tool (velocity edit lane only)
⌥ click⌃ clickSet Left Locator in ruler
⌘ clickAlt clickSet Right Locator in ruler
⇧ clickAlt clickSet End Marker in ruler
⌥ click⌃ clickSwitch to zoom out with the Magnifying Glass tool instead of zoom in (with either the Magnifying Glass- or the Hand tool selected)
Disable vertical zooming. Horizontal zoom only
⇧ Mouse wheel⇧ Mouse wheelScroll horizontally
⌘ Mouse wheel⌃ Mouse wheelZoom in/out vertically
⇧ ⌘ Mouse wheel⇧ ⌃ Mouse wheelZoom in/out horizontally

Sequencer Modifier Keys in Audio Edit Mode

AltSwitch from Arrow tool to Cut (Razor) tool on the comp rows in an open audio clip
⌘ ⇧Alt ⇧Switch from Arrow tool to Speaker tool on the comp rows in an open audio clip
⌘ ⌥ click⌃ Alt clickDuplicate the Comp Row and create a new Cut or Segment in the duplicated Comp Row

Arrow Keys

↑ ↓↑ ↓Select next device up or down (rack selected)
↑ ↓↑ ↓Select next track up or down (track list selected)
↑ ↓↑ ↓Select clip on next/previous lane (Arrange view selected)
← →← →Select next/previous clip on lane (Arrange view selected)
← →← →Select next/previous value field (Position displays)
⌘ ← →⌃ ← →Nudge selection one Snap unit back/forward in the sequencer
⇧ ⌘ ← →⇧ ⌃ ← →Nudge selection one Beat back/forward in the sequencer
⌥ ⌘ ← →Alt ⌃ ← →Nudge selection one Tick back/forward in the sequencer
⌘ ↑ ↓⌃ ↑ ↓Transpose selected notes in Edit mode

Save Dialog Keyboard Shortcuts

⌘ .EscCancel
YYes (save song)
⌘ DNNo (do not save song)

On-screen Piano Keys Keyboard Shortcuts

Sustain
ZZOctave Down
XXOctave Up
11Velocity value = 1
22Velocity value = 14
33Velocity value = 28
44Velocity value = 42
55Velocity value = 56
66Velocity value = 70
77Velocity value = 84
88Velocity value = 98
99Velocity value = 112
00Velocity value = 127

NN-19 Modifier Keys

NN-XT Keyboard Shortcuts

⌘ A⌃ ASelect All Zones
⌘ C⌃ CCopy selected Zone(s)
⌘ V⌃ VPaste currently copied Zone(s)

NN-XT Modifier Keys

Dr Octo Rex Keyboard Shortcuts

⌘ X⌃ XCut Loop
⌘ C⌃ CCopy Loop
⌘ V⌃ VPaste Loop

Dr Octo Rex Modifier Keys

Redrum Keyboard Shortcuts

⌘ X⌃ XCut Pattern
⌘ C⌃ CCopy Pattern
⌘ V⌃ VPaste pattern
⌘ J⌃ JShift Pattern Left
⌘ K⌃ KShift Pattern Right
⌘ R⌃ RRandomize Pattern
⌘ P⌃ PAlter Pattern

Redrum Modifier Keys

Kong Modifier Keys

Matrix Keyboard Shortcuts

⌘ X⌃ XCut Pattern
⌘ C⌃ CCopy Pattern
⌘ V⌃ VPaste pattern
⌘ J⌃ JShift Pattern Left
⌘ K⌃ KShift Pattern Right
⇧ ⌘ U⇧ ⌃ UShift Pattern Up
⇧ ⌘ D⇧ ⌃ DShift Pattern Down
⌘ R⌃ RRandomize Pattern
⌘ P⌃ PAlter Pattern

Matrix Modifier Keys

RPG-8 Keyboard Shortcuts

⌘ J⌃ JShift Pattern Left
⌘ K⌃ KShift Pattern Right
⌘ R⌃ RRandomize Pattern
⌘ P⌃ PAlter Pattern

External MIDI Instrument Keyboard Shortcuts

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