Shortcuts for Mac:

Please Note: Items not yet implemented in current Alpha Version are shown in grey.

Drawing

Draw

D

Draw Settings (To have the settings box come up, where you have you pointer, press and hold D as you adjust your settings, then let go of D again to close the box)

Shift D    or   Hold D


Erase

E

Erase Settings (As with Draw Settings above, you can use press and hold E to get to the settings quickly)

Shift E   or   Hold E


Toggle between Draw and Erase

(Period)   .


Flip & Play

Play

Space

Play All Open Scenes in Sequence

Shift Space

Playback mode: Full Screen

Cmd F


Flipping - Step Back / Step Forward

1 / 2   or   Left / Right arrow keys

Back / Forward - skipping clones

Up / Down arrow keys

Skip Back / Forward - to drawing marked with a Key

Shift Up / Down arrow keys


Return Flip (Flips backwards as Return/Enter key is held, then flips forward to end at current frame)

Hold Return


Jump to Start

Shift 1   or   Home

Jump to End

Shift 2   or   End


Light Table (View)

Backlight (Onion Skin) On/Off

B

Customize Backlight...

Cmd B


Hand Tool

Hold H   or   Hold Space   + drag

Zoom

Hold Z   + drag

Rotate

Hold R   + drag


View to 0° (Reset Rotation)

0

View to X1 (Reset Zoom to 100%)

Cmd 1


Zoom View X2, X4, X8 or X16 (200% to 1600%) - Zoom in

Cmd 2, 3, 4 or 5

Zoom View X1/2, X1/4, X1/8 or X1/16 (50% to 6%) - Zoom out

Cmd 6, 7, 8 or 9

Fit paper in View

Cmd 0


Rotate View - Clockwise or Counter-Clockwise

>   or   <

Rotate View - Set to North, North East, East, South East, South, etc

Number keys on NumPad correspond to compass direction


Mark (or Unmark) Frame as Key

K

Unmark All (Clear Keys)

Shift K


Only Backlight Key Frames

Cmd K


Mirror View

M


X-Sheet

Show (or hide) the X-Sheet

Tab

Place X-Sheet at Opposite Side

Shift Tab


Toggle Mode - switch between Slide and Add Clones mode (when dragging X-Sheet Thumbnails)

T


Add New Layer

N


Duplicate Active Layer

Cmd D


Active Layer - Go to Layer Above or Below

PageUp   or   PageDown

Active Layer - Go to Top or Bottom Layer

Shift PageUp   or   Shift PageDown


Active Layer - Visible

 (Apostrophe)   '

Active Layer - Linked

=


Unlink All Layers (Link All Layers)

U (Shift U)


X-Sheet Thumbnail Size - Smaller or Larger

Cmd <   or   Cmd >


Edit

Undo (multiple undos)

Cmd Z

Redo (multiple redos)

Shift Cmd Z


Add Blank Drawing

Cmd +

Add Clone Drawing

+


Turn Clone into Original

O


Cut Drawing

Cmd X

Copy Drawing

Cmd C

Paste as Clone

Cmd V

Paste Unconnected (as new Original)

Shift Cmd V


Clear Drawing (make it Blank)

Cmd Backspace

Lose Drawing (turn into Clone)

Shift Cmd Backspace


Discard Drawing (or Drawings)

Cmd -


Select All Drawings

Cmd A


Clone Each Selected Drawing Once

/

Cycle Selected Drawings Once

*


Cutout

All of this Drawing

A


Lasso

L


Cut (Erase) from Paper, when Picking Up

X


Drop Cutout

Esc

Get Latest Cutout Back

Shift Esc


Paint

Add Paint Layer (with Clone Structure of active layer)

P


Color Palette

C


Color Picker Tool (Eye Dropper)

I

Fill Tool

F


Range Markers

Range-Start Marker - Step Back or Forward

3   or   4

Range-End Marker - Step Back or Forward

5   or   6


Reset Range-Start to First Frame

Shift 3

Reset Range-End to Last Frame

Shift 6


Miscellaneous

Quick Select

Hold Q - then drag to select 


Show Tool Bar

Cmd T


Preferences

Cmd (Comma) ,


Quit Animation Paper

Cmd Q


Minimize Animation Paper

Cmd M


Help - Brief Overview

Cmd ?