136 Shortcuts for Ableton Live 9 (Windows)  [edit]

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minusplus1. Showing and Hiding Results
F11 Toggle Full Screen Mode
Ctrl+Shift+W Toggle Second Window
Tab Toggle Session/Arrangement
View
Shift+Tab/F12 Toggle Device/Clip View
Ctrl+Alt+L/Shift+F12 Hide/Show Detail View
Q Toggle Hot-Swap Mode
D Toggle Drum
Rack/last-selected Pad
Shift+? Hide/Show Info View
Ctrl+Alt+B Hide/Show Browser
Ctrl+Alt+O Hide/Show Overview
Ctrl+Alt+I Hide/Show In/Out
Ctrl+Alt+S Hide/Show Sends
Ctrl+Alt+M Hide/Show Mixer
Ctrl+, Open the Preferences
Esc Close Window/Dialog

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minusplus2. Adjusting Values
Arrow Up/Arrow Down Decrement/Increment
Ctrl Finer Resolution for Dragging
Delete Return to Default
0......9 Type in Value
.+, Go to Next Field
Esc Abort Value Entry
Enter Confirm Value Entry

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minusplus3. Browsing
Arrow Up/Arrow Down Scroll Down/Up
Right and left arrow Close/Open Folders
Enter Load Selected Item from
Browser
Shift+Enter Preview Selected File
Ctrl+F Search in Browser
Down arrow Jump to Search Results

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minusplus4. Transport
Space Play from Start Marker/Stop
Shift+Space Continue Play from Stop
Point
Space Play Arrangement View
Selection
Home Move Insert Marker to
Beginning
F9 Record
F10 Back to Arrangement
F1......F8 Activate/Deactivate Track
1......8

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minusplus5. Editing
Ctrl+X Copy
Ctrl+C Cut
Ctrl+V Paste
Ctrl+D Duplicate
Delete Delete
Ctrl+Z Undo
Ctrl+Y Redo
Ctrl+R Rename
Ctrl+A Select all

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minusplus6. Loop Brace and Start/End Markers
Shift+click Move Start Marker to
Position
Right and left arrow Nudge Loop Left/Right
Up & Down Arrows Move Loop By Loop Length
Ctrl+Up and Down arrow Halve/Double Loop Length
Ctrl+Right and Left arrow Shorten/Lengthen Loop
Ctrl+Shift+L Select Material in Loop

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minusplus7. Session view Ctrls
Enter Launch Selected Clip/Slot
Arrow Keys Select Neighboring Clip/Slot
Ctrl+A Select all Clips/Slots
Ctrl+Drag Copy Clips
Ctrl+E Add/Remove Stop Button
Ctrl+Shift+M Insert MIDI clip
Ctrl+I Insert Scene
Ctrl+Shift+I Insert Captured Scene
Ctrl+Up & down arrow Move Nonadjacent Scenes
Without Collapsing
Ctrl Drop Browser Clips as a
Scene

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minusplus8. Arrangement View Ctrls
Ctrl+E Split Clip at Selection
Ctrl+J Consolidate Selection into
Clip
Ctrl+Alt+F Create Fade/Crossfade
Ctrl+L Loop Selection
Ctrl+I Insert Silence
Ctrl+Alt Pan Left/Right of Selection
Alt Unfold button Unfold all Tracks
Ctrl+Shift+F Scroll Display to Follow
Playback

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minusplus9. Ctrls for Tracks
Ctrl+T Insert Audio Track
Ctrl+Shift+T Insert MIDI Track
Ctrl+Alt+T Insert Return Track
Ctrl+R Rename Selected Track
Tab While Renaming, Go to next
Track
Ctrl+G Group Selected Tracks
Ctrl+Shift+G Ungroup Tracks
+ Show Grouped Tracks
- Hide Grouped Tracks
Ctrl+Arrow Keys Move Nonadjacent Tracks
Without Collapsing
Ctrl Click Arm/Solo Multiple Tracks
Enter Add Device from Browser

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minusplus10. Ctrls for Breakpoint Envelopes
Ctrl Finer Resolution for Dragging
Shift Enable Dragging Over
Breakpoints
Alt Create Curved Automation
Segment

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minusplus11. Key/Mini Map Mode and the Computer Keyboard
Ctrl+M Toggle MIDI Map Mode
Ctrl+K Toggle Key Map Mode
Ctrl+Shift+K Computer MIDI Keyboard

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minusplus12. Zooming, Display and Selection
+ Zoom in
- Zoom out
Shift Drag/Click to Append to a
Selection
Shift Click to Add Adjacent
Clips/Tracks/Scenes to
Multi-Selection
Ctrl Click to Add Nonadjacent
Clips/Tracks/Scenes to a
Multi-Selection
Ctrl+Shift+F Follow (Auto-Scroll)
Ctrl+Alt Pan Left/Right of Selection

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minusplus13. Clip view Sample Display
Ctrl+U Quantize
Ctrl+Shift+U Quantize Settings
Right & left arrow Move Selected Warp Marker
Ctrl+I Insert Warp Marker
Ctrl+ Right and left arrow Select Warp Marker
Ctrl+Shift+F Scroll Display to Follow
Playback
Shift+Right & left arrow Move Clip Region with Start
Marker

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minusplus14. Clip View MIDI Editor
Ctrl+U Quantize
Ctrl+Shift+U Quantize Settings
Page Up/Page Down Scroll Editor Vertically
Ctrl+ Ppage up/Ctrl+Page Down Scroll Editor Horizontally
Ctrl drag Copy Notes
Alt drag Change Velocity From Note
Editor
Home Move Insert Marker to
Beginning
End Move Insert Marker to End
Ctrl+Shift+F Scroll Display to Follow
Playback
Shift+Right and left arrow Move Clip Region with Start
Marker

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minusplus15. Grid Snapping And Drawing
B Toggle Draw Mode
Ctrl+1 Narrow Grid
Ctrl+2 Widen Grid
Ctrl+3 Triplet Grid
Ctrl+4 Snap to Grid
Ctrl+5 Fixed/Zoom-Adaptive Grid
Alt Bypass Snapping While
Dragging

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minusplus16. Global Quantization
Ctrl+6 Sixteenth-Note Quantization
Ctrl+7 Eighth-Note Quantization
Ctrl+8 Quarter-Note Quantization
Ctrl+9 1-Bar Quantization
Ctrl+0 Quantization Off

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minusplus17. Working with Sets and the Program
Ctrl+N New Live Set
Ctrl+O Open Live Set
Ctrl+S Save Live Set
Ctrl+Shift+S Save Live Set As...
Ctrl+Q Quit Live
Ctrl+H Hide Live
Ctrl+Shift+R Export Audio/Video
Ctrl+Shift+E Export MIDI file

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minusplus18. Working with Plug-Ins and Devices
Ctrl+Alt+P Show/Hide Plug-In Windows
Ctrl Open Second/Multiple
Windows with Plug-In Edit
Button
Ctrl+G Group/Ungroup Devices
Alt Device avtivator Activate/Deactivate All
Devices in Group
Shift Click to Append Devices to a
Selected Device
Enter Load Selected Device From
Browser

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Uploaded by Chirag, updated on 8/4/2017