128 Shortcuts for Audacity 2 (Windows)  [edit]

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minusplus1. File Menu
Ctrl+N New
Ctrl+O Open
Ctrl+W Close
Ctrl+V Save
Ctrl+Shift+I Import audio
Ctrl+Shift+E Export audio
Ctrl+Shift+L Export multiple
Ctrl+Q Exit

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minusplus2. Edit Menu
Ctrl+Z Undo
Ctrl+Y Redo
Ctrl+X Cut
Ctrl+K Delete
Ctrl+Alt+X Remove special> Split cut
Ctrl+Alt+K Remove special> Split delete
Ctrl+L Remove special> Silence audio
Ctrl+T Remove special> Time audio
Ctrl+I Clip Boundaries > Split
Ctrl+Alt+I Clip Boundaries > Split New
Ctrl+J Clip Boundaries > Join
Ctrl+Alt+J Clip boundaries > detach at silence
Ctrl+C Copy
Ctrl+V Paste
Ctrl+Alt+V Paste text as new label
Ctrl+D Duplicate
Alt+X Labeled audio > cut
Alt+K Labeled audio > Delete
Shift+Alt+X Labeled audio >split cut
Shift+Alt+K Labeled audio >split delete
Alt+L` Labeled audio >silence audio
Shift+Alt+C Labeled audio >copy
Alt+I Labeled audio >split
Alt+J Labeled audio >join
Ctrl+Alt+A Labeled audio >detach at silences
Ctrl+A Select all
Ctrl+SHift+A Select none
Q Select > Spectral > Toggle Spectral Selection
[ Select > Left at Playback Position
] Select > right at Playback Position
Shift+J Select > Track Start to Cursor
Shift+K Select > Cursor to Track End
Ctrl+Shift+K Select > In All Tracks
Ctrl+Shift+Y Select > In All Sync-Locked Tracks
Z FInd zero crossings
Left Move cursor to selection start
Right Move cursor to selection end
J Move cursor to track start
K Move cursor to track end
Tab Move to and open next label
Ctrl+P Preferences
Shift+Tab Move to and open previous label
Alt+Right Move to previous label
Alt+Left Move to next label
Shift+Home Selection to start
Shift+End Selection to end
Backspace Delete key
Delete Delete key 2
Shift+Left Selection extend left
Shift+Right Selection extend right
Ctrl+Shift+Left Selection contract left
Ctrl+Shift+Right Selection contract right
Left Cursor left
Right Cursor right
, Cursor Short Jump Left
. Cursor Short Jump right
Shift+, Cursor long Jump Left
Shift+. Cursor long Jump right

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minusplus3. View Menu
Ctrl+1 Zoom in
Ctrl+2 Zoom normal
Ctrl+3 Zoom out
Ctrl+E Zoom to selection
Ctrl+F Fit in window
Ctrl+Shift+F Fit vertically
Ctrl+[ Go to selection start
Ctrl+] Go to selection end
Ctrl+Shift+C Collapse all tracks
Ctrl+Shift+X Expand collapsed tracks
F11 Full screen on/off

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minusplus4. Transport Menu
Space Play/stop
X Play/stop and set cursor
Shift+Space Loop play
P Pause
Home Skip to start
End Skip to end
R Record
Shift+T Timer record
Shift+R Append record
Alt+Right Move cursor to next label
Alt+Left Move cursor to previous label
1 Play one second
B Play to selection
C Play cut preview
Shift+F5 Play short period before selection start
Shift+F6 Play short period after selection start
Shift+F7 Play short period before selection end
Shift+F8 Play short period after selection end
Ctrl+Shift+F5 Play short period before and after selection start
Ctrl+Shift+F7 Play short period before and after selection end
Left/, Short Seek Left during Playback
Right/. Short Seek right during Playback
Shift+Left Long Seek Left during Playback
Shift+Right Long Seek Right during Playback

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minusplus5. Effect Menu
Ctrl+R Repeat last effect

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minusplus6. Analyse Menu
Ctrl+Shift+T Contrast

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minusplus7. Device Toolbar
Shift+N Change Audio Host
Shift+O Change Playback Device
Shift+I Change Recording Device
Shift+N Change Recording Channels

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minusplus8. Tools Toolbar
F1 Selection tool
F2 Envelope tool
F3 Draw tool
F4 Zoom tool
F5 Time shift tool
F6 Multi-tool
D Next-tool
A Previous tool

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minusplus9. Keyboard Focus
Ctrl+Shift+F6 Move backward through currently focused toolbar in Upper Toolbar dock area
Ctrl+F6 Move forward through currently focused toolbar in Upper Toolbar dock area
Alt+Shift+F6 Move backward through modeless windows
Alt+F6 Move forward through modeless windows

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minusplus10. Audio Track Dropdown Menu
Shift+M Open menu on focused track
Shift+U Mute/Unmute focused track
Shift+S Solo/Unsolo focused track
Shift+G Change gain on focused track
Alt+Shift+Up Increase gain on focused track
Alt+Shift+Down Decrease gain on focused track
Alt+Shift+Left Pan left on focused track
Alt+Shift+Right Pan right on focused track
Shift+P Change pan on focused track

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Uploaded by bernd, updated on 6/1/2017 by bernd