Keyboard Shortcuts

To speed up your work, all of Toon Boom Harmony’s keyboard shortcuts can be customized. You can even choose other software keyboard shortcut sets.

Selecting a Keyboard Shortcut Set
Customizing a Keyboard Shortcut

Selecting a Keyboard Shortcut Set

In Toon Boom Harmony, you can choose a set of default keyboard shortcuts you are familiar with. You can choose between the following:

Adobe Flash
Toon Boom Harmony
Toon Boom Studio

To switch keyboard shortcut sets:

1. Select Edit > Preferences or press [Ctrl] + [U] (Windows/Linux) or [⌘] + [U] (Mac OS X).
2. In the Preferences dialog box, select the Shortcuts tab.
3. From the Shortcut Set list, select the desired set.

Customizing a Keyboard Shortcut

You can also customize most of the shortcuts.

To set a shortcut:

1. Do one of the following:
Windows: Select Edit > Preferences
Mac OS X: Select Stage> Preferences.
Press [Ctrl] + [U] (Windows/Linux) or [⌘] + [U] (Mac OS X).
2. In the Preferences dialog box, select the Shortcuts tab.
3. In the left pane, select a category and then select a command to modify.
4. Click on the shortcut rectangle (above the right pane).

5. On your keyboard, click the desired shortcut.
To remove any keyboard shortcut associated to a command, click Clear.
To reset a command’s default keyboard shortcut, click Default.
6. Click OK.


If a keyboard shortcut is already in use, the Conflict Detected dialog box will appear notifying you of the command to which it is already associated. You can continue to associate the shortcut or cancel the operation and choose another command.

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