There are many functions in Clipchamp's online video editor that can be performed using a keyboard shortcut.

Note: All key combinations are the same regardless of whether you're accessing it on a Mac or a PC, but Mac users will use the Command key, and PC users will use the Control key.

GENERAL

Undo

CTRL + Z or CMD + Z

Redo

CTRL + Y or CMD + SHIFT + Z

Split

S

Delete

DEL or BACKSPACE

Copy

CTRL + C or CMD + C

Paste

CTRL + V or CMD + V

Duplicate

CTRL + D or CMD + D

Select all items

CTRL + A or CMD + A

Deselect all items

ESC

Play or pause

SPACE

Group selected items

CTRL + G or CMD + G

Ungroup selected items

CTRL + + G or CMD + SHIFT + G

Seek to start

CTRL + or HOME or CMD + HOME

Seek to end

CTRL + or END or CMD + END

Move seeker backward

Move seeker forward

Move seeker backward (larger)

SHIFT +

Move seeker forward (larger)

SHIFT +

Scroll timeline up

Scroll timeline down

DISPLAY

Zoom in on timeline

CTRL + = or CMD + =

Zoom out on timeline

CTRL + - or CMD + -

Zoom to fit timeline

CTRL + 0 or CMD + 0

Collapse or expand sidebar

CTRL + OPTION + 2 or CMD + OPTION + 2

Collapse or expand timeline

CTRL + OPTION + 3 or CMD + OPTION + 3

Collapse or expand sidebar and timeline

CTRL + OPTION + F or CMD + OPTION + F

NAVIGATION

Go to sidebar navigation

OPTION + 1

Go to sidebar

OPTION + 2

Go to timeline

OPTION + 3

Go to stage

OPTION + 4

Go to header/property panel

OPTION + 5

Go to project name

OPTION + N

Go to upgrade

OPTION + U

Go to export

OPTION + E

Go to aspect ratio selector

OPTION + R

Go to help button

OPTION + H

SELECTING ITEMS

Select item

TAB to item, then ENTER

Unselect item

With items selected, press ESCAPE

MOVING ITEMS

Move item left

X + or hold SHIFT to move further

Move item right

X + or hold SHIFT to move further

Move item to track above

X + or SHIFT + X +

Move item to track below

X + or SHIFT + X +

Confirm move item

ENTER or RETURN

TRIMMING ITEMS

Trim from start of item

Z + or hold SHIFT to trim more

Trim from end of item

C + or hold SHIFT to trim more

Note: The SHIFT key can also be referred to as this symbol: or ⇧ in the editor.

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