Keyboard Shortcuts

Lightform Creator provides the following keyboard shortcuts to help you get work done faster.

Design Page Shortcuts

Artboard

ESC Escape out of the current state
⌘/CTRL+0 Zoom to actual size
⌘/CTRL+9 Fit to screen
⌘/CTRL+= Zoom in
⌘/CTRL+- Zoom out
⌘/CTRL+Scroll Zoom In/Out
⌥/ALT+ Next slide
⌥/ALT+ Previous slide
⌘/CTRL+\ Hide UI
⌘/CTRL+Z Undo
⌘/CTRL+Shift+Z Redo
Spacebar+Click+Drag Pan
Middle Mouse Wheel Scroll Pan vertically
Shift+Middle Mouse Wheel Scroll Pan horizontally
⌘/CTRL+[ Move selected layer backward
⌘/CTRL+] Move selected layer forward
Shift+Tab Select previous layer
Tab Select next layer
⌘/CTRL+Shift+H Toggle layer visibility
C Dispaly color scan image
D Dispaly disparity scan image
Delete or Backspace Delete objects in current selection

Toolbar

⌘/CTRL+\ Hide/show UI
P Pen Tool
W Magic Wand Tool
Q Quick Select Tool
B Brush Tool
R Rectangle Tool
E Ellipse Tool
T Insert Text Layer
V Edit Mode
M Move Mode
S Structure Mode
Shift+S Toggle Stream
⌘/CTRL+E Show the Effects Panel
⌘/CTRL+M Show the Imported Media Panel

Camera Feed + Project Playback

⌘/CTRL+Shift+C Toggle device Camera Feed
⌘/CTRL+Shift+P Play the last published project
⌘/CTRL+Shift+S Stop playing published project

Save/Open/New Project

⌘/CTRL+S Save a project
⌘/CTRL+Shift+I Increment project name and save
⌘/CTRL+Shift+A Archive Project
⌘/CTRL+O Open a project from your file directory
⌘/CTRL+N Start a new project
⌘/CTRL+Q Quit Creator

Mode Specific Shortcuts

Edit Tool

⌘/CTRL+Drag on Point Bend Tool - Create/adjust curve
⌘/CTRL+Drag on Path Bend Tool - Create/adjust curve
⌘/CTRL+Shift+Click on Path Add New Point
ALT+Click+Drag on Point Create one control point if none exist
ALT+Click+Drag on Point Create other control point if one already exists
ALT+Click+Drag on Point Recreate nearest control point if both already exist
Shift+Select on Point Toggle point's inclusion in the select points set
CTRL+on Point Enable/Disable Artboard snapping
Nudge left
Shift+← Nudge left (larger step)
Nudge right
Shift+→ Nudge right (larger step)
Nudge up
Shift+↑ Nudge up (larger step)
Nudge down
Shift+↓ Nudge down (larger step)

Move Tool

CTRL+Drag Constrain rotate
CTRL+Drag on Corner Point Constrain resize
Shift+Select Add surfaces to the selection set
Nudge left
Shift+← Nudge left (larger step)
Nudge right
Shift+→ Nudge right (larger step)
Nudge up
Shift+↑ Nudge up (larger step)
Nudge down
Shift+↓ Nudge down (larger step)

Raster Tools

Holding ALT key for Magic Wand, Quick Select, and Brush Switches between add and subtract
[ and ] Decrease/increase brush size
and Decrease/increase wand threshold
and Decrease/increase fit tolerance
Shift+Tab and and Tab Previous/next tool

Ellipse/Rectangle Tools

CTRL+Drag Constrain to have square aspect ration

Structure Tool

CTRL+Drag on Corner Pin Point Rotate
Shift+Select on Point Include structure mesh point in selection
Shift+< Decrement structure grid width
Shift+> Increment structure grid width
Shift+_ Decrement structure grid height
Shift++ Increment structure grid height
Nudge left
Shift+← Nudge left (larger step)
Nudge right
Shift+→ Nudge right (larger step)
Nudge up
Shift+↑ Nudge up (larger step)
Nudge down
Shift+↓ Nudge down (larger step)
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