Keyboard Shortcuts v2.0

In Recorder:

Global hotkeys in recorder which you can change by clicking the "Preferences..." button before starting the recorder.

Pause / Resume          Alt-P              (Option-P  for Mac)
Draw & Zoom              Shift-Alt-D      (Shift-Option-D for Mac)
Toggle Webcam Big    No Default     (Toggle between PIP and Big webcam when recording Both screen+webcam)    

In Draw & Zoom:

Hotkeys you can use while in the Draw & Zoom tool.

Erase drawings          E or Del
Zoom-In                     I
Zoom-Out                  O
Show Help                 H
Change tool              1..6
Exit Draw Mode         Esc
Nudge Zoom             Arrow keys
Undo last draw          Ctrl-Z
Redo last draw          Ctrl-Y

In Scripted Recorder:

Global hotkeys in scripted recorder which you can change by clicking the "Preferences..." button before starting the recorder.

Pause / Resume             
Alt-P       (Option-P  for Mac)
Record Next Section      Alt-N       (Option-N for Mac)

General Timeline Controls while Previewing or Editing:


Pause / Resume playback                  Space bar
Seek Forward 1 frame                        Right Arrow
Seek Backward 1 frame                      Left Arrow
Seek Forward 1 Sec                           Shift-Right Arrow
Seek Backward 1 Sec                         Shift-Left Arrow
Seek Forward next changed frame     Up Arrow

While Previewing Recording:


Move selection start to current position        S
Move selection end to current position         E
Reset selection to select all                          R

In Scripted Recording Editor:

While recording audio for scripted sections

Move to Next Section                                    N  or  Right Arrow
Redo current Section                                    R  or  Del  or Left Arrow

In Recording Editor:

General:
Toggle Timeline Magnify       M
Undo                                     Ctrl-Z                           (Command-Z for Mac)
Redo                                     Ctrl-Shift-Z  or  Ctrl-Y  (Command-Shift-Z or Command-Y for Mac)

Select a Tool:
Cut                                      C
Hide Cursor                        H  then C
Hide Webcam                     H  then W
Insert New Recording         I then N
Insert Existing Recording    I then E
Insert Pause                        I then P
Narrate                                N
Overlay Arrow                     O then A
Overlay Blur                        O then B
Overlay Highlight                O then H
Overlay Image                    O then I
Overlay Outline                   O then O
Overlay Text                        O then T
Replace Video                     R then R
Replace Freeze Frame       R then F
Speed Up                            S then U
Speed Down                       S then D
Transition                            T
Volume                                V

In a Tool:
Move selection start to current position        S
Move selection end to current position         E
Preview Changes                                          P
OK                                                                 Enter Key
Cancel                                                           Esc

In Overlay Tool:
Nudge overlay around screen                       Ctrl-Arrow Keys 

In Narrate Tool:
Start / Stop Holding video while recording     H
Clear Drawings                                              C
                                       

Tray / Menu bar Icon:

You can setup global hotkeys to take action by clicking the Screencast-O-Matic tray icon (Menu bar icon on Mac) and clicing "Settings..." or "Preferences..." on Mac.

Open Recordings Window                  Unassigned by default
Start Screen Recorder                        Unassigned by default
Take Screen Shot                               Unassigned by default



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