108 Shortcuts for Finale (MacOS)  [edit]

minusplus1. File Menu
Command+N New
Command+O Open
Command+W Close
Command+S Save
Command+P Print
Command+Q/Option+F4 Quit

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minusplus2. Edit Menu
Command+Z Undo
Command+Y Redo
Command+A Select All
Command+X Cut
Command+C Copy
Command+V Paste
Command+Option+F Use Filter
Command+Option+Shift+F Edit Filter
Command+I Insert
Command+Shift+I Insert and Filter
Command+Shift+V Paste and Filter
Command+Option+V Paste Multiple
Delete Clear All items
Del Delete Measure track

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minusplus3. Utility Menu
Command+U Update alyout
Command+L Lock System
Command+Shift+L Unlock System
Command+M Fit measures dialog box
Command+4 Apply Note Spacing
Command+5 Apply Beat Spacing
Command+Up Arrow Move to Previous System
Command+Down arrow Move to next system
Command+6/Command+7 Transpose down/up one step diatonically
Command+8/Command+9 Transpose down/up octave diatonically

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minusplus4. View Menu
Command+E Switch Page/Scroll Views
Command+Shift+E Studio View
Command+=/Command+- Zoom in/Zoom out
Command+1 Custom zoom 1
Command+2 Custom zoom 2
Command+3 Custom zoom 3
Command+0 View at x%
Command+[ Fit to window
Command+] Fit width
Shift+Option+1..4 Change Layer

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minusplus5. Windows Menu
Command+K show/hide Score Manager
Command+Shift+M Show/hide Mixer
Command+Tab Switch between windows

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minusplus6. Playback and General Shortcuts
Option+D+P Plat
Option+D+O Stop Playback
Y Yes in dialog box
N No in dialog box
Esc Switch to selection tool
Shift+F2..F12 Define shortcut for tool
F2..F12 Choose defined tool
Command+Option+A Apply metatool

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minusplus7. Navigation Shortcuts
PgUp Up Full screen
PgDn Down Full Screen
Home Left one screen
End Right One screen
Command+Home First Page
Command+End Last Page
Command+Option+, Previous part
Command+Option+. Next part
Command+Option+/ Last Viewed Part

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minusplus8. Selection Tool
Shift+Left arrow Previous beat
Shift+Right arrow Next beat
Shift+Command+Left arrow Beginning of measure
Shift+Command+Right Arrow End of measure
Shift+Home Beginning of score
Shift+End End of score
1 Implode Music
2 Explode Music

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minusplus9. Smart Shape Tool
F Flip selected slur or bend direction
Option+Shift+F Set selected slur or bend direction to automatic
Tab Move between primary/secondary handles
Esc Hide Secondary handles

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minusplus10. Expression Tool
Option+Drag Move expression without changing attachment point
Command+Up Arrow Add selected expression to staff above
Command+Down arrow Add selected expression to staff belo
Command+Home Add selected expression to all staves to top of system
Command+End Add selected expression to all staves to bottom of system
Option+Return Add selected expression to all staves in system
Command+Option+Return Add selected expression to specific staves

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minusplus11. Lyrics Tool
Up Arrow Previous verse/chorus/Section
Down Arrow Next verse/chorus/section
Command+[ Left justify
Command+] Right Justify
Command+' CReturn Justify
Command+Shift+[ Align syllable to left
Command+Shift+] align syllable to right
Command+Shift+' align cReturn syllable

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minusplus12. Text Tool
Command+Shift+, Decrease font size
Command+Shift+. Increase font size
Command+Shift+M Custom Frame
Command+Shift+F Flat
Command+Shift+N Natural symbol
Command+Shift+S Sharp symbol
Command+Shift+P Insert Page Number
Command+Shift+T Frame Attributes
Command+Shift+L Line Spacing
Command+Shift+= CReturn text block vertically
Command+B Bold
Command+I Italic
Command+U Underline

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Uploaded by rank17, updated on 3/1/2017