In this article, I will share Top 40 keyboard shortcuts for Final Cut Pro and I’ve categorized them to make these easier to find. In this article, I want to show how to create, modify and delete custom keyboard shortcuts in Apple Final Cut Pro X. NOTE: Here are two other. There are over menu options in Final Cut Pro X; and hundreds of keyboard shortcuts. However, not every menu choice has a shortcut and.

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Keyboard shortcuts are all about speed. Here are two other articles on creating custom keyboard shortcuts:. There are over menu options in Final Cut Pro X; and hundreds of keyboard shortcuts. However, not every menu choice has a shortcut and not all shortcuts are directly tied to menu choices.

You can shorcuts customize your own keyboard shortcuts and even create separate keyboard shortcuts for different editors on the same system. Click to see a larger image. This displays the Command Editor.

Click one or more of the modifier keys at the top to display all keys that have shortcuts assigned when those modifier keys are pressed. Gray means no shortcut is assigned to that combination of modifier and letter key. To create a shortcut, find the command to which you want to assign, or modify, a shortcut in the Command list at the bottom.


Make sure the correct modifier keys are selected at the top, then DRAG the command on top of the letter to which you want to assign it. Click Make Copy to create a separate command set. Notice that now, in the Command list, Add Chapter Marker now has a keyboard shortcut: Click Close to close the window without saving any changes.

You probably noticed that the keys are color coded by function. If you want to see just those shortcuts associated with effects, for example, click the Effects text in the left panel. Keyboar the menu at the top left, you can select between different command sets.

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This allows you to have separate command sets for different users or different functions. This dialog also allows you to duplicate a command set, export a command set to move shortvuts between computers, import a command set, or delete a custom set.

If you select a different command set after making changes, but before you click Savethis dialog appears. To see all the shortcuts assigned to a specific key, select the key and look at the Key Detail list in the lower left. To create multiple shortcuts for the same menu, keyyboard the menu, then type the keys you want to assign to it.

Final Cut Pro X Keyboard Shortcuts

As you can see I created four different shortcuts for Add Chapter Marker. It disappears in a puff of smoke. Finally, if all you want to do is switch between command sets, and not create any new shortcuts, you can do so in the Commands menu. Just pick the one you want. Move the marker keyobard playhead is in one frame left or right.


Create Custom Keyboard Shortcuts for Final Cut Pro X

Inserts a gap clip into the Primary Storyline. Overwrite the selected connected clip into the Primary Storyline. Lift the selected Primary Storyline clip and make it a connected clip.

Raise or lower the volume of all selected clips by 1 dB. This is another one I use a lot. Move playhead to previous or next keyframe. Your email address will not be published. Access over 1, on-demand video editing courses. Become a member of our Video Training Library today! October 15, at 9: October 16, at 8: November 13, at 6: Is it possible to alter the right click commands in fcpx.

Add to the menu here? November 13, at 8: We can customize keyboard shortcuts, but not the contents of a menu, in Final Cut.

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