… for Apple Final Cut Pro X
Tip #698: Playback Shortcuts
7 shortcuts that simplify preview and playback.
Hiding in plain sight are seven shortcuts that can making previewing and playing your projects a lot easier.
These shortcuts are located in the View > Playback menu – and, I’ll bet, you looked at these once then immediately forgot about them.
|Shortcut||What It Does|
|space||Plays from the position of the playhead|
|Shift + ?||Backs up the Preroll duration and plays until reaching the postroll duration.|
|Shift + Option + I||Plays from the beginning of the browser clip or timeline|
|Shift + Option + O||Plays from curent playhead position to the end|
|Shift + Cmd + F||Plays the timeline full-screen|
|Cmd + L||Loops timeline playback|
NOTE: Preroll and Post-roll durations are set in Preferences > Playback.