Marker Commands

Use the following keyboard shortcuts to control markers.

Keyboard shortcut
Function
MM
Add a marker.
ControlGraveAccentControl-Grave Accent (`)
Delete all markers.
CommandGraveAccentCommand-Grave Accent (`)
Delete the selected marker.
CommandOptionMCommand-Option-M
Edit the selected marker.
OptionGraveAccentOption-Grave Accent (`)
Extend the previous marker to the playhead position.
ShiftArrowDownShift-Down Arrow
Move the playhead to the next marker.
ShiftArrowUpShift-Up Arrow
Move the playhead to the previous marker.
Shift1Shift-1
Add a red marker.
Shift2Shift-2
Add an orange marker.
Shift3Shift-3
Add a yellow marker.
Shift4Shift-4
Add a green marker.
Shift5Shift-5
Add a turquoise marker.
Shift6Shift-6
Add a blue marker.
Shift7Shift-7
Add a purple marker.
Shift8Shift-8
Add a pink marker.
ShiftOption1Shift-Option-1
Add a red marker and open its Edit Marker dialog.
ShiftOption2Shift-Option-2
Add an orange marker and open its Edit Marker dialog.
ShiftOption3Shift-Option-3
Add a yellow marker and open its Edit Marker dialog.
ShiftOption4Shift-Option-4
Add a green marker and open its Edit Marker dialog.
ShiftOption5Shift-Option-5
Add a turquoise marker and open its Edit Marker dialog.
ShiftOption6Shift-Option-6
Add a blue marker and open its Edit Marker dialog.
ShiftOption7Shift-Option-7
Add a purple marker and open its Edit Marker dialog.
ShiftOption8Shift-Option-8
Add a pink marker and open its Edit Marker dialog.